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RATINGS: 97   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
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Blue Wax - Batch 012 bottled 5/9/12


3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nimbleprop (5212) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - FEB 3, 2014
22oz bottle #106 pours an inky black with zero head. Nose has a lot of vanilla and spice, pepper, malt, molasses, cake. Flavor is spiced but nice, milk chocolate, vanilla bean, molasses, cinnamon. Full bodied, oily finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheJvd (922) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 27, 2014
Sample from bottle at Nieuwjaarsborrel 2014, thanks for sharing MrHangover! Pours dark brown to black with a medium, quickly disappearing, off-white head. Aroma is bourbon, bit boozy, chocolate and malts. Taste has chocolate, a bit of roast, dark chocolate, booze and a nice and subtle chili note. Over medium body, bit fizzy carbo. Nice one.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JulienHuxley (3482) - Hilversum, NETHERLANDS - JAN 25, 2014
Bottle at Mr Hangover’s Nieuwjaarsborrel, thanks to the man. Murky brown black pour. Boozy chocolate aromas, really spicy, cinnamon, chilies, fruity aromas, light bourbon. Sweet chocolaty flavor, better than the aroma, nice chili hotness, very sweet. Palate is med-full bodied and well carbed. Nice.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jmgreenuk (4990) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JAN 24, 2014
Bottle at Mr Hangover’s 2014 Nieuwjaarsborrel, Den Haag and courtesy of MrHangover. The aroma is big forest fruits boozy alcohol with a little yeast. The flavour is medium sweet with a liqourice alcoholic spice chilli palate. Medium to full bodied with a rich oily bubbly mouthfeel.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kermis (5752) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JAN 24, 2014
Bottle shared at Nieuwjaarsborrel thanks to Mrhangover. Pours dark brown with a minimal tan head. Aroma of alcohol, chocolate, fudge, caramel and cinnamon. Flavour is heavy sweet. Really boozy feeling with the chillis coming out in the palate and leaving a warming finish. Medium to full bodied with light carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MrHangover (2766) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - JAN 24, 2014
Bottle @ Nieuwjaarsborrel 2014, courtesy of me! Near gusher. Pours a very black beer withouth any head. The little head that is on there is brown colored and disappears direclty. Aroma is boozy, malty, burnt sugar, touches of vanilla going on here, Flavor is very sweet, hence the name ’sweet stout’. Sweetness is overwhelming, loads of chocolate and vanilla going on next to the alcohol. Medium long, sweet aftertaste. A bit unbalanced, yet still very nice to drink!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Vaiz (3568) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - JAN 24, 2014
Bottle @ Nieuwjaarsborrel 2014, hosted by MrHangover. Red wax version. Black pour. Aroma is quite yeasty, roasted malts, chocolate, cinnamon, licorice and somewhat boozy, especially given the low abv. Flavor is very sweet and smooth chocolate malts. Very smooth texture and well drinkable.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
deanso (5739) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - JAN 24, 2014
66cl bottle courtesy of and shared with mrhangover. Gushrr but almost no head. Clear black pour. Sone sweetness and booziness. Sone chilies.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zer0 (1133) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JAN 24, 2014
Bottle at Nieuwjaarsborrel. Pours almost black. Aroma is chocolate, boozy, coffee and bourbon. Very alcoholic. Quite sweet. Full bodied.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dEnk (4052) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - JAN 24, 2014
Bottle @ nieuwjaarsborrel. Beer can’t wait to get out. Aroma is chocolate, roast, some red fruit notes, cinnamon, liquorice. Flavour is chocolate, oxidation, roast, liquorice, some yeast, cinnamon and chili. Slight boozy. Okay but nothing really special.


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