_angst_ (4395) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 23, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared @ The RBScSG in Gothenburg. Pours dark borwnish black with a small mocha head that doesn’t leave much trace on the glass while dissipating. Smell is malty with roasted malts, caramel, dark roast coffee, dark chocolate, moist soil, sweet liquorice candy, chocolate syrup, vanilla and hints of alcohol. Taste is sweet, bitter and malty. Mouthfeel is round, roasted astringent, tiny boozy and medium bodied. Finish is sweet and bitter with roasted malts, caramel, dark roast coffee, dark chocolate, vanilla, moist soil and hints of alcohol. Bit sweet and thin but overall a solid beer.
anders37 (22515) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 20, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle @ Grand Tasting RBSCSG 2015. Pours a dark brown black color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty chocolate and caramel aroma. Roasted malty chocolate and caramel flavor. Has a roasted malty chocolate and coffee finish.
thomat (3230) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 25, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ Grand Tasting, RBSCSG 2015. Dark brown with a tiny brown head.
Malty and roasted tones. Malt, coffee, fruit and hops. Full body with a nice bitter sweet finish.
bursprak (2300) - Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 21, 2015
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle, sample @ RBScSG ’15. Blackish pour with some tiny lacings. Nose has heavy roast, dark chocolate and some toasted nuts. Taste is roasty, heavy chocolate and some savoury licorice notes.
Nisse666 (6038) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 16, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at Grand Tasting, RBSCSG 2015 cons 2015-07-11 Göteborg
AR: vanilla, oaky, chocolate, coffey
AP: dark brown, sand brown head
F: sugary, warming feeling, roasted malt, coffey, chocolate, dry, salt liqurice, fairly bitter, black pepper corns
ramboraffe (1786) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 12, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sample at RBScSG. Black with tanned head. Sweet coffee, chocolate, vanilla, tobacco and some warming alcohol in both taste and smell. Semi dry with medium bitterness and medium carbonation.
larsniclas (6613) - Billdal, SWEDEN - JUL 11, 2015
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sampled at RBScSG-15
Black with a small, tan head.
Vinous coffee in the aroma.
Sweet and vinous flavour; dried figs, chocolate.
rlgk (17300) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 11, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at Grand Tasting, RBSCSG 2015 in Gothenburg. Opaque black beer with a small beige head. Roasted chocolate and cocoa aroma, tobacco, licorice, vanilla, some cocoa powder. Roasted chocolate aroma, cocoa, tobacco, licorice, soy, figs, prunes, some caramel. Alcohol is present but still well hidden.
TBone (15907) - Pori, FINLAND - MAR 6, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap at RnH, Nyc. Dark brown color, small brownish head, lace. Toasted aroma with coffee and alcohol. Medium-bodied. Toasted, alcoholic, herbal finish. Warming although quite simple spirit shot brew.
Ed5388 (3109) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - OCT 16, 2014
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
750ml bottle shared by dmac! Pours black with a finger of bubbly khaki head. Aroma of nail polish, dark malts, licorice, and dark chocolate. Taste of dark chocolate, roasted malt, caramel, hints of nail polish, earthy hops, and some sourness in the finish.