porkdiggity (108) - Ohio, USA - JAN 27, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours black as night, with a lasting head and heavy lacing. Slightly fruity and sweet aroma. Flavor is dark, rich, and complex, with a lasting sweetness.
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BiiruBierBeer (488) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - MAY 3, 2015
1.7 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 4/20
Smell is hops and peppermint, oddly enough. Taste is way too hoppy. Some malt in there, but the hops overpower everything. Medium body, mediun carbonation, and some foam.
jmturner5 (1) - - MAY 3, 2015 does not count
5 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 20/20
One of my top beers! Aroma to taste, won’t let you down. Just a solid job by North Coast!
Savage_Night (39) - California, USA - MAY 2, 2015
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Pours black with a nice frothy brown head. Head retention is great. Aroma of coffee, chocolate, caramel, smoke, vanilla, caramel and slight alcohol. Bold flavors of chocolate, smoke, vanilla, caramel, slight hop bitterness, raisins and a bourbon alcohol feel. Amazing complex flavors, great taste and feel in the mouth.
tfontana (61) - Fremont, New Hampshire, USA - MAY 2, 2015
4.7 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
Bottle from Hannaford Exeter Supermarket. Aroma is roasted chocolatey yeastiness. Appearance is opaque black with massive light brown head with decent retention and foamy lacing. Taste is boldly moderately bitter with sweet balance. Like aroma but with hint of coffee. Palate is creamy full bodied with enough carbonation to keep it from feeling like syrup but it is not really noticeable. Finish is long and bitter like chocolate covered espresso beans. Overall, this beer is pretty much as good as advertised. Aroma and taste could be a little more complex but are such rich versions of themselves that it is hard to find fault.
angel77 (1265) - oviedo, SPAIN - APR 29, 2015
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Botella de 33 cl en el momento el 29-04-2015 en cimmeria. Color negro intenso con poca espuma beige bastante oscura aromas y sabores ligeros maltosos y cafés amargos, algo herbáceos y con algo de cacao. Toques amargos secos, ligeramente resinosos y regaliz con algo de especias. Cuerpo medio a intenso con 9 vol, alcoholico y ligero en boca sin mucha espuma y densidad. Bastante buena.
d00wy21 (6) - an sebastian, SPAIN - APR 28, 2015 does not count
4.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
UPDATED: APR 29, 2015 Fell in love with this wonder of beer. Is not the traditional russian imperial stout, sweet and thick. His sweetness and oily texture is mixed with a long lasting super bitter of a ipa. One who loves imperial stouts and ipas will marry him.
angelkostvo (804) - CZECH REPUBLIC - APR 27, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Almost black colour, very nice mocca head. Aroma of cocoa, lactose, coffee, cinnemon. Taste is light to medium sweet, light bitter, very well balanced. Medium body, oily to creamy texture, soft carbonation. its very nice, only the aftertaste has a slight iron/blood kinda flavour, but its still very nice to drink
melush (1164) - SPAIN - APR 25, 2015
4.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 19/20
Bottle 35,5cl / Botella 35,5cl.
@ XXXII The Great Power of Beer & Wine.
A: Black / Negro.
T/S: Roasted malt, coffee, chocolate, sweet / Malta tostada, cafe, chocolate, dulce.
Monchito_IPA (166) - SPAIN - APR 24, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Espuma abundante con retención más bien pobre. Aroma muy torrefacto, con chocolate, sin mucha complejidad. Final muy amargo y torrefacto, con algo de astringencia. Poco cremosa para lo que esperaba.
Cam_Dynamite (79) - AUSTRALIA - APR 22, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours black with a white slightly tan head. Nose is coffee and milk chocolate. Taste is loaded with powdered cocoa, dark chocolate and vanilla, with a bitter finish. Definitely above average. Solid, reliable and always good!!