Holmen2 (1546) - - AUG 26, 2013
3.1 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark brown in colour.Humble, but decent, aroma. Taste like a good old ale with a bit of sting.
dpgjrnhcraftbrew (53) - New Hampshire, USA - APR 11, 2015
4.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
22oz bomber gently poured into my snifter glass yielded a tremendous amount of khaki/tan colored frothy foam. Not much in the way of lacing for this viscous black colored stout but the foam settles across the top. Getting some roast, caramel, molasses, and maybe a vanilla/bourbon scent. Old Viscosity is actually, for me, quite flavorful and complex. Getting some chocolate, coffee, toffee, vanilla, caramel, molasses, and roasted malts. I must say this is one of the most carbonated imperial stouts Iíve ever encountered and the "fluff" from it is coating the palate quite wonderfully. Overall, I had high expectations for this Port Brewing offering and they did not disappoint!
Sebilinz (784) - Linz, AUSTRIA - APR 3, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. RB Meeting Vienna March Edition. Black body with brown head. Aroma is roasted malts with some chocolate.Taste is bitter with roasted malts sweetness. Aftertaste is bitter balanced by malt sweetness. Nice one.
JBPortland (1044) - Portland, Maine, USA - MAR 29, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
22oz bottle pours dark brown black with 2 finger light tan head. Nose has some soft rounded whiskey oak, dark fruit, touch of cocoa, some pine. Taste is medium bodied, dark malt fruit with a touch of cocoa and soft roast, finishes with some bitter earthy pine, hoppier than expected, and bits of vanilla, touch of wood and chocolate.
Saeglopur (676) - Vienna Woods, AUSTRIA - MAR 29, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
650 ml bottle shared by Sebilinz at RB Tasting Vienna March Edition. Thanks!
Black body, with a big, creamy, brown head.
Aroma with lots of dried fruits, coffee, alcohol.
Tastes of roasty coffee, dried fruits, lots of sweet malts, some smoke, fruity hops.
Medium, oily mouthfeel, with an average carbonation.
Finishes roasty, a bit smokey, with coffee, dried fruits, subtle hops.
Very nice. The nose isnít that special in my opinion, but the taste is enjoyably full malty, without forgetting about the hops. Overall not the best American Strong Iíve had, but one I would gladly drink again.
Reconqvista (169) - Madrid, SPAIN - MAR 29, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pure black color with a frothy brown lasting head. Liquorice, toasted malt, chocolate and caramel aromas. Flavor is very sweet with vanilla notes. Body is very dense and carbonation is low.
mmahut (1361) - CZECH REPUBLIC - MAR 29, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Botte. RB Tasting Vienna March Edition. Black body with low tean head. Aroma has pear notes, coffee, caramel, roasty with light alcohol touch. Taste has roasty sweetness, none to low earthy bitterness. Body is heavy, oily, medium soft carbonation.
Gurthnar (2604) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - MAR 28, 2015
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Aroma dark chocolate, cocoa, general roastiness. Pitch black colour, nice brown head. Taste is mostly roasted, balanced sweetness and roastiness. Ashy, burnt a bit. Very good.
Cuso (5556) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - MAR 28, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle kindly shared by Sebilinz, many thanks. Very dark brown color with thick beige head. Candies, roasted malt, dark chocolate in aroma. Candies, roasted malt, coffee in taste together with licorice, red fruits, alcohol. Good.
Werckmeister (490) - Vienna, AUSTRIA - MAR 28, 2015
3.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
bottle shared by Sebilinz at RB Vienna March Tasting. black color, very dark nice coffee colored head. fruity smell, dried fruits, light sourish, light smoked, malty sweetness, liqueurish smell, a bit like glue (but not in a bad way), quite nice smell. very full body, quite bubbly, good carbonation, some smoky taste, lot of malty backbone, some malty sweetness, some roastiness, alcoholic. light dry / malty / roasty finish. quite good, overall a bit too malty.
MisoW (2095) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - MAR 28, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at RateBeer Tasting Vienna March 2015 edition. Pours dark brown color, beige head. Aroma of caramel, roasted malt, coffee, alcohol. Taste is medium sweet, coffee, caramel, chocolate, roasted malt.