Bootsy7086 (1) - , Connecticut, USA - JAN 1, 2012 does not count
2.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 4/20
Given it is the recreation if a beer from 1901 I give it leway for tasting like a bad homebrew
JohnnyJ (3894) - San Diego, California, USA - DEC 18, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Dark brown, almost black, with tan head. Roasted malt, cocoa, grapefruit, bitter hops, earthy, and some fruit notes. Decent beer, similar to black IPA if there is such a thing.
Drake (7123) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - NOV 27, 2011
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle shared at the 6th annual Richmond Industry Gathering, 11/27/11. Pours a dark murky reddish brown color with a medium sized creamy dark ten head. Decent head retention. Aroma of sweet malts, citrus, earthy notes and plums. The taste is bitter roasted malts, citrus, stone fruits, coffee, chocolate and leather. Medium-full bodied.
fata2683 (2176) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - NOV 24, 2011
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle pours black with a medium tan head. Aroma is roast and cocoa with dank hops. Flavor is smoke and ash with big dry roast notes and earthy hops finishing dry. Nice stuff.
RumRunner101 (565) - Alberta, CANADA - NOV 2, 2011
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pours black with a thick brown head that lasts. Nose is sweet and citrusy - very pleasant. Wonderful body - combines the great qualities of a porter with the hoppiness of an IPA. Flavours of coffee, sweet malts with a nice bitter finish.
Nisse666 (3545) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 28, 2011
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle courtesy of HenrikSoegaard cons 2011-09-24 Göteborg
AR: cream brulee, chocolate
AP: dark brown body, 1 cm dark creme beige head
F. smokey, heavy bitterness, caramel, roasted malt
tkrjukoff (3772) - SWEDEN - SEP 25, 2011
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Courtesy of nisse666. Pours pitch black with a nice creamy tanned head leaving lace. Aroma is fruity, malty, chocolate and coffee. Flavor is fruity, apples, bitter, peppery, malty and lightly roasted. Finishes longlived bitter and malty.
ekstedt (4915) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 25, 2011
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle (bomber), courtesy of Nisse666. Black with beige head. Fruity chocolate aroma with floral hops. Medum bodied, soft carbonation. Dry with medium bitterness.
anders37 (14730) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 21, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours a black color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty chooclate and caramel aroma. Roasted malty hoppy bitter chocolate flavor. Has a roasted malty chocolate finish.
NoiZe (2324) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - AUG 30, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Black colored brew with a brown head. Very malty aroma, hops, choco. Flavor has a lot of malts, hops, chocolate and lot’s of coffee. Nice.