VsXsV (3117) - Stockholm, - FEB 4, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Opaque black liquid with small tan head. Aroma of dark fruit, licorice, candy, toffee, chocolate and British yeast esters. Taste is light sweet and light to medium bitter with notes of banana, toffee and chocolate. Medium to full bodied with low to medium carbonation. Nice, very fruity for an Impy.
Ungstrup (31473) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - NOV 25, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft. A black beer with a dark brown head. The aroma has powerful notes of roasted malt, alcohol, soy sauce, and bread. The flavor is sweet with notes of alcohol, chocolate, soy sauce, roasted malt, and bread, leading to a dry roasted finish.
dnicolaescu (1440) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - NOV 6, 2015
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
BOTTLE 33 CL. Almost opaque black, beige head. Aroma is sweet and roasted, coffee beans, astringent fruit and some harsh green notes. Taste: chocolate, coffee, strong grassy bitterness in the finish. And again, feels like it needs some more time. Not bad, but certainly unrefined.
espenra (943) - Kurland, NORWAY - NOV 6, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
33cl bottle from Systembolaget. Best before 2015-05. It poured a pitch black colour with a small light brown head. Aroma is coffee, roasted malts, liqorice, some dark red fruity notes with hints of alcohol and some lactose. Flavour is bitter. Lots of coffee, roasted malts and liqorice. Also notes of vanilla and toffee. A mix of dark and bitter chocolate and lighter and sweet chocolate. Medium long aftertaste.
madmitch76 (19648) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 20, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
25th September 2015
Borefts VII. Day 1. Keg. Almost opaque dark amber - brown beer, small pale tan head. Palate is light, dry and has modest fine carbonation. Mellow dark malts, tangy dark chocolate. A little lacto sweetness. Modest spice. Dry finish. Okay.
DSG (9343) - Tel Aviv, - OCT 18, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
[9/25/15] Draught sample at Borefts Beer Festival 2015 in Bodegraven. Black. Aroma of roast, licorice, coffee, dark fruits. Sweet-bitter flavor with licorice, dark fruits, hops. Medium-bodied.
kermis (8085) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 11, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Tap at Borefts ’15. Pours black with a small beige head. Aroma of dark chocolate, licorice, roast, coffee and toffee. Flavour is over moderate sweet and moderate bitter. Medium to light full bodied with soft carbonation.
Theydon_Bois (14316) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 9, 2015
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Keg at BBF 7, Bodegraven, 25/09/15.
Black with a decent tan covering.
Nose is roast malt, chocolate, light spice, dark malts, earthy fruit, charr.
Taste comprises toffee fudge, chocolate, light spice, roasted tone, biscuit, dark fruit.
Medium + body, fine carbonation, semi drying close.
Ok impy, drinkable but middle of the road for the style.
lachie32 (1) - - OCT 8, 2015 does not count
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from systembolaget. Aroma of caramel, chocolate, coffee. Oily with slight fruity note. Descent but not amazing.
tderoeck (6906) - Gent, BELGIUM - OCT 7, 2015
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
25/IX/15 - on tap @ Borefts 2015 (Bodegraven) - BB: n/a (2015-1288) Thanks to 77ships and the Israeli beer tickers scene for sharing today’s beers!
Clear dark brown beer, creamy beige head, little stable, non adhesive. Aroma: very roasted, mocha, coffee, caramel, bit sweet, dusty and dry. MF: ok carbon, medium body. Taste: very roasted start, charcoal, bit sweet, malty tones, caramel. Aftertaste: mocha, coffee, very malty, grains, hay.
PhillyCraft (4534) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 4, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sampled at Borefts 15, pours dark black with small beige head. Notes are mostly bitter coffee and chocolate along with some malt, wood, and a touch of fruit. Body was medium to full and somewhat syrupy.