Stuu666 (10888) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 14, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours black, light sweetness, thick, dry and bitter, some chocolate.
beechner224 (1024) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - JUN 13, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle share thanks to Homer. Pours black. Aroma is strong coffee and chocolate. Hint of sweetness. Taste is thick, oily, chocolates. A bit astringent in the aftertaste.
Homer321 (4327) - Melboring, Florida, USA - JUN 13, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle thanks to Chris. Nose is full of licorice and tar. Taste is dark chocolate with a light tartness. A sticky sweetness. Pretty good, but not epic. Slightly harsh and bitter.
DrewFace (967) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - JUN 13, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle share thanks to Homer321. deep dark brown nearly black pour, thick, minimal head. Semi sweet chocolate malt, roasty aroma. Big roasty malt flavor, chocolate malt, coffee, bitter.
nearbeer (4929) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - MAY 22, 2014
4.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
650 ml. Opaque black with a lasting ring of cream. Nose is semi-sweet chocolate, cookie dough, and a touch of espresso. Taste is dark semi-sweet chocolate fudge, dark toast, and light oak. Medium-heavy body is smooth with a low-medium carbonation and a nice balance.
djd07 (10593) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAY 19, 2014
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle as shown. Pours a dark brown with medium creamy beige head that lasts leaving sticky lacing. The aroma is a strong roast, caramel, and dark chocolate. Thick mouthfeel with sweet vanilla and rich chocoalte with light roast and nutty finish, very good.
kermis (11268) - Where the wild whales are, NETHERLANDS - MAY 17, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle shared. Pours near black with a small beige head. Aroma of chocolate, light roast, caramel and fudge. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter. Light full bodied with soft carbonation.
deanso (9234) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 17, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
66cl bomber. courtesy of and shared with Kermis.
Thin tan head. Clear black pour. Honey in the aftertaste. Very nice
chrisv10 (15528) - DENMARK - APR 24, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle, 10.6%. Black with small dark brown head. Aroma is roasted malts, chocolate, coffee and dark chocolate. Flavour is roasted malts, chocolate, cofeee, dark fruits, sweet, little liquorice, hop, little bourbon, wood and medium bitter.
Rasmus40 (17836) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - APR 24, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle @ Aarhus tasting. Black witha. Small dark brown head. Aroma is sweet, roasted malt, chocolate and coffee. Flavor is quite sweet and rather bitter. Dry and roasted rather bitter finish with warming alcohol. Oily and smooth. 240414