anders37 (23012) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JAN 10, 2016
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours a black color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty chocolate and licorice aroma. Roasted malty chocolate and licorice flavor. Has a roasted malty chocolate and licorice finish.
jesperhammer (4175) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 30, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
28-NOV-2015, bottle @home, thx. Erik:-)
Black with low Brown head.
Roast, sweet roast, coffee, some fruit - orange peel - and spice.
Medium body and carbonation, easy drinking. Better than feared.
Zakoon (483) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - OCT 29, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
500ml bottle enjoyed @ home. Pours black with a nice brown head. Aroma is roasted malt, coffee, dark chocolate, brown sugar, burned, liquorice, Flavour is light sweet and medium bitter. Full bodied, thick texture, soft carbonation. Finish is heavy roasted malt .
TorbenJensen (1457) - Valby, DENMARK - SEP 25, 2015
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 19/20
The aroma is brown sugar, dark chocolate and coffee. The taste is dark chocolate, good coffee and a hint of orange and cinnamon. Heavy, rich and satisfying mouth feeling. Its a little surprising and different flavor with orange and cinnamon makes the unsurpassed.
jmgreenuk (7669) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - MAY 3, 2015
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle courtesy of sic1314. Poured a murky dark brown with a frothy tan head. The aroma is big roasty smoked malt, dry coffee, red berry fruit, caramel and alcohol. The flavour is light bitter sweet with a moderate, smooth light alcohol, light fruit palate. Medium bodied with average carbonation. Looks great, smells awesome, but then it all faded away.
kermis (10976) - Where the wild whales are, NETHERLANDS - MAY 3, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared. Pours near black with a big brown head. Aroma of roast, licorice, near burnt notes, dark chocolate, dark fruits and spices. Flavour is over moderate sweet and fairly heavy bitter. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.
sic1314 (4775) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - MAY 3, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Poured deep dark brown with a frothy beige head. Aroma of sweet berries and toasted malt. Medium body, flavour is medium sweet, light cocoa, light liquorice, quite smooth.
CPH2200 (345) - DENMARK - MAR 16, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, 7.5% abv. Brown head, pitch black. Chocolate and vanilla notes, dry bitter aftertaste. Not bad but no very xmas-like either, actually somewhat dissapointing.
Skinnyviking (8688) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - DEC 29, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Medium high lasting brown head. Pitch black body. Mild coffee choccolate vanilla aroma. Creamy roasted malt coffee choccolate flavour with a nice bitterness and a touch of liquoriece. High carbonation. Long bitter sweet finish. Solid body. Alcohol well hidden. Well balanced.
Ernest (7319) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - DEC 11, 2013
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle from Kihoskh, Copenhagen (BB July 2014). Head is initially small, frothy, brown, mostly lasting. Body is black (almost opaque, flashlight tested). Aroma is moderately malty (cocoa, roasted grain, coffee), with a note of vanilla. Flavor is moderately sweet, moderately acidic, lightly bitter. Finish is lightly sweet, moderately acidic, moderately bitter. Medium body, watery/oily texture, lively carbonation, lightly to moderately alcoholic. Pretty mediocre...ordinary aroma and pretty sour in the mouth.