stumpyiliz (217) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - OCT 15, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark chocolate pour with a lingering tan head. Aromas of chili cocoa and more chili. Initial taste is dominant on the peppers followed by dark chocolate and slight vanilla on the finish. Very dry palate but overall a solid brew.
Hugetaste42 (18) - - MAY 27, 2016
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
This is good, but not awesome. Very solid spiced stout. Can taste a lot of herbs and cinnamon. Mouthfeel is great, complex, not much booze.
tiong (6086) - Espoo, FINLAND - MAY 25, 2016
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: MAY 25, 2016 Draught @ APEX, Portland, OR. Pours pitch black with a smooth head. Aroma of spices, roasty malts, coffee, licorice, chocolate and cocoa. Taste is smooth, slightly roasty and sweetish with some cocoa, coffee, cocoa. cinnamon, spices, mint chocolate and licorice. Finish is smooth, slightly roasty and complex with loads of spices, cinnamon, some coffee, mint chocolate, cocoa, licorice and sweetness. Pretty interesting, quite balanced despite being complex.
beerplace (300) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 22, 2016
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: MAY 22, 2016 750ml bottle at Jamey’s. Pours an almost black with a strong brown head. Aroma is spicy, with chilli, cinamon and cocoa on the background. Taste is sweet, roasted malt, chilli, cinamon, cocoa. Cinamon, burnt malt, chilli peppers aftertaste. Really good stuff.
Nocturne (1677) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAY 21, 2016
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample at Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2016. Black with a ring of brown head. Pepper and cinnamon really comes through in the aroma. Big spicy, chocolatey taste in a fairly oily but nimble and not too thick mouthfeel. Very good stuff.
mariuspoenari (1104) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 20, 2016
4.6 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
On tap at CBC 2016 - day 2. Tons of cinnamon up front, followed by cocoa, milk chocolate, molasses and chili peppers. One of my favourite beers at this year’s CBC.
rlgk (16925) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 19, 2016
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Green session, Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2016.OPaque black beer with a nice beige head. Chocolate aroma, spicy, raisins, figs, dark chocolate vanilla and cinnam on, some licorice. Chocolate and cinnamon flavor, vanilla, licorice, some warming alcohol, chilli notes. Well balanced with nicely hidden alcohol.
llkc (1301) - århus, DENMARK - MAY 19, 2016
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
dufft: kant ristet malt chokolade bitter
smag. sød karamel ristet malt chokolade ristet brændt mørk smag
Beerdedone (3170) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 18, 2016
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Pours motor oil black with a thick creamy brown head. Aroma of cinnamon, chocolate, vanilla and chili peppers. Flavor was sweet with dark chocolate, cinnamon, vanilla, light coffee and some subtle chili peppers.Thick oily texture, silky full body, soft carbonation. An excellent imp stout.
martin00sr (2393) - Haderslev, DENMARK - MAY 17, 2016
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap @CBC16. Black, brown head. Aroma has cinnamon and vanilla. Flavour has chili, cinnamon and vanilla. Light chili burn, smooth and woody dark syrup. Sweet, spicy and sticky. Good.
ej (1193) - Hauglandshella, NORWAY - MAY 14, 2016
4.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap @ CBC -16. Jet black wth a medium dark tanned head. complex aroma with cinnamon, roasted malts, vanilla and cocoa. Taste is sweet with an abundance of flavor. Cinnamon and cocoa being the most prominent. Vanilla, leather, roasted malts and burnt sugars. Really nice blend of flavors. Its full bodied with soft carbonation.