imaragingbull (570) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JUN 1, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours opaque black with decent tan head. Big malty aroma, complex chocolate salty caramel tarry coffee mocha and light citrus hinting in the background. Med full body, complex malt character salty chewy finish.
peteinSD (1362) - San Diego, California, USA - MAY 30, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Black pour with a tan head that fades to a slick. Aroma is chocolate, hop bitterness, and darker fruit notes. Taste is chocolate, molasses, slight roast, pine and bitterness, raisin, and a smidge of alcohol spice. Clean, even mouthfeel. Solid, very enjoyable imperial stout with a nice, complimentary hop bitterness.
Idiosynkrasie (3705) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - MAY 30, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
355ml bottle. Pitch black colour with small to average, creamy, half-way lasting, minimally lacing, tan head. Intense dark malty aroma with hints of molasses, cocoa. some coffee. Taste is minimally sweet dark malty, hints of coffee, cocoa, molasses, a touch of honey, slightly bitter hoppy counterweight; oily texture; lasting bitter hoppy and roasty finish.
TATE (297) - Lubec, Maine, USA - MAY 28, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pours black with little head. Big aroma of molasses. Flavor is big and intense chocolate and coffee. The only issue I had was with the 10% ABV you can taste the hot alcohol as well.
bobaidan (505) - Southington, Connecticut, USA - MAY 27, 2013
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Marshal swimming in the ocean causing a commotion cause they’re awesome. This is a great imperial stout.
Gooney (388) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAY 23, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
12 oz bottle - Very black pour. Small head. Aromas of coffee and chocolate. A hint of sweetness. The hops surprisingly cut through the coffee and strong roasted barley flavor. Very nice one.
Ungstrup (29207) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAY 20, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottled. A pitch black beer with a huge dark brown head. The aroma has notes of chocolate, alcohol, and light notes of exotic fruits. The flavor is sweet with notes of dark chocolate, cocoa beans, alcohol, roasted malt, citrus fruits, hops, and hints of coffee, leading to a dry and bitter finish.
maley1 (770) - calgary, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 14, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Black pour with small tan head. Aroma of roasted coffee, chocolate, malts and vanilla. Taste of milk chocolate, roasted coffee, caramel, vanilla, faint licorice and a hint of black cherry. Perfect carbonation, creamy mouthfeel and full bodied but still remaining crisp. Excellent beer!
sic1314 (3199) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - MAY 13, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Poured a murky deep brown with a solid tan head. Aroma of milk chocolate and soft toffee-ish malt. Medium creamy body, flavour of roasted caramel malt, chocolate and smooth coffee. Dry, bitter sweet cocoa end.
BlackWarrior (203) - Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA - MAY 10, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
2012.Pours black with a smallish tan head - some lacing. Coffee, dark chocolate, black cherry with some earthiness . Full bodied, creamy and smooth this has an excellent mouthfeel. Taste is predominantly malts with some earthy and herbal hops. A hint of licorice on the finish. This was even better after waiting 7 months. May try to find some more to try after a year or more.