AWISLguy (1012) - Wisconsin, USA - APR 27, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bomber from Evanston 1st shared with ck1 and my other brother. Pours cola-colored with a tan head. Aroma has jalapeno and fudge, then chocolate and espresso and fudge. Tasty! Dry and slightly peppery , but fudgy. Dry and sweet. Pipeworks is always nice! But not as good as the normal abduction.
Ungstrup (28233) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - APR 27, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottled. A pitch black beer with a thin dark brown head. The aroma has notes of chocolate, coffee, and roasted malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of chocolate, coffee, alcohol, and roasted malt, leading to a dry roasted finish.
yespr (29421) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 27, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
22 fl oz bottle. Pours hazy dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma is roasted malty and breadish to caramelish. Thick coffee, toffee and caramelish. Lingering coffee and light herbal into a dry and bitter finish. Coffee and herbal dry to bitter finish.
Papsoe (25094) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 27, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle 75 cl. Courtesy of yespr. Pours an opaque black with a small brownish head. Roasty nose, subtle coffee. Rich body, lowish carbonation, sweet roast, vanilla, dark fruit and coffee. Roasty bitter finish with quite some booze. 270413
Karstenborg (126) - DENMARK - APR 25, 2013
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours a dark brown. Aroma is black coffee and roast. Flavor is dark chocolate and roasted malts
rxeight (977) - Illinois, USA - APR 23, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Batch 66, just opened on 4/20. Black pour slight head. Strong iced coffee taste and aroma touch of maltiness. Thickeer than your average imperial by a touch. Coffee still fresh despite 4-5 month old bottle. This was really good and much better than the standard abduction.
ksurkin (1021) - Norfolk, Virginia, USA - APR 21, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
22oz bottle, batch #112, courtesy of Ratebeer Brackets. pours a deep, dark brown that sits black in the glass with a thin ring of khaki lace around the edges. aroma is great with heavy, rich black coffee, espresso beans, and cocoa powder backed by earthy topsoil, cake batter, roast, and very subtle vanilla. flavor is really delicious with a heavy dose of dark chocolate cake layered atop hazelnuts, espresso, roasted malts, and smoke backed by smooth lactose sugar, vanilla pudding, and even a touch of caramel. palate is full bodied and creamy with smooth carbonation and a lingering finish of roast and cocoa. overall, a damn nice effort from pipeworks.
Dfonorow (1038) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 16, 2013
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pour is deep black with a small tan head which fades but leaves nice lacing. Aroma of strong ground coffee, some vanilla, and roasted dark malts. Flavor is of bitter dark coffee and milk chocolate with a bitter dry finish. A little bit of booze in the finish, but masked pretty well. Lots of coffee, a little sweetness, and a little bit of hops. Medium bodied.
SlackerMads (1134) - DENMARK - APR 14, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Black with a thick diminishing good lacing black head. Aroma is coffee, vanilla, earthy, dark chocolate, chalk, some light flowery/herbal hops. Taste is medium+ sweet and medium bitter. Medium body, oily/creamy texture, soft carbonation. Mellow finish with coffee.
markwise (4175) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - APR 14, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bomber courtesy of a kind soul at Bold City on the RBWG Tour. Pours a brown with a tan head. Nose is big coffee, bitterness, roast, slight booze, chocolate, and earth. Flavor follows with some coffee bitterness, chocolate, roast, earth, and some sweet coffee. Finish lingers with coffee bitterness. Medium in body and very nice.