Tmoney99 (11219) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JAN 12, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Poured dark brown with an average brown frothy head that was mostly lasting with very good lacing. Moderate to heavy toasted chocolate smoke malt aroma. Medium to full body with a smooth texture and flat carbonation. Medium to heavy sweet flavor with a medium to heavy sweet finish of moderate to long duration. Complex solid beer.
HenrikSoegaard (10974) - Randers, DENMARK - APR 23, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Creamy lightbrown good mostly lasting head. Black colour. Moderate malty and light hoppy aroma. Some dark fruits and smoke present. Moderate bitter nice smokey flavor with chocolate notes. Average moderate bitter finish. Creamy palate.
Pinball (10962) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 3, 2010
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
pitch dark, smooth light brown head.
very nice aroma of peat smoke, licorice, roasted grains, faint peach fruity note that disturbs.
flavor is salty licorice, roasted grains, chocolate, fruity notes, hard roasted stuff (charchoal) in the aftertaste.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - MAY 20, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Date: March 16, 2012
Source: Greenville Beer Exchange
Appearance: black, frothy tan head, sticky streaks of lace
Aroma: smokey dry chocolate aroma
Flavor: sweet chocolate flavor, caramel sweetness, lots of balancing smoke, earthy, touch of roasted, light bitterness
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 7/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 14/20
Score: *** /4
Lubiere (10548) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 25, 2011
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
A deep dark stout with a thick collapsing brown head. In aroma, a smooth silky chocolate, with light soy sauce, vanilla, molasses, dark fruits, very nice. In mouth, a smooth sweet maple malt with smooth smokey notes, molasses, nice and smooth, if a bit thin, warming alcohol. Tasted Oct. 21 2011 with GRM. Merci Sylvain.
madsberg (10480) - Sřborg, DENMARK - JUL 23, 2010
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled. Pitch black coloured. Dense brown head. Aroma of smoke, bacon, sweetness, roast and light coffee. Flavour is full of bacon and smoke. Chocolate, sweetness, brown sugar and caramel comes to mind as well. Meidum to full bodied. Smoky roasty end.
Theydon_Bois (10351) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - APR 5, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at Chriso Easter "Flags of many nations" Tasting, 31/03/13 thanks to Jan for this one.
Black with a thin tan head that clears to a film.
Nose is dark malt, light booze, medicinal notes, smoke, wood, vanilla.
Taste comprises brown sugars, light chocolate, smoke, toffee, sweet tasting.
Fullish body with fine carbonation, dry finish,
Good stuff - plenty of depth and the alcohol is kept well at bay!
KimJohansen (10350) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - JUN 8, 2009
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Black with a medium beige. Aroma had burned malt, coffee and hints of smoke. Flavour was sweet with burned malt, coffee, smoke and liqeurice. Finished sweet wit warning alcohol.
Ratman197 (10308) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - APR 14, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
500 ml bottle poured a clear dark reddish brown with a small lasting tan head. Aromas of smoke, charcoal, bakers cocoa, roastiness and light licorice. Palate was medium to full bodied and smooth. Flavors of smoke, roastiness, bakers cocoia and light licorice with a smooth lingering smokey finish.
faroeviking (10286) - FAROE ISLANDS - JUN 3, 2010
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Flřska. Kolasvřrt viđ brúnum skúmi. Royakkanga, viđ brendum malti og kaffi, eitt sindur av sjokulata. Munfylli er ikki at klaga yvir. Deiligur smakkur av brendum malti, og roykur er til eisini, deiligt viđ sjokulata og kaffi. Einastandi bjór frá brřđrafólkinum ;-)