thebeertourist (5046) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 2, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Euston Tap. Almost black with a creamy, light brown foam. Licorice and roasted sugar prevails in the nose. The muscovado takes over in the mouth with subtle licorice smoothing it out. Quite original.
likeatrainwreck (77) - Stockport, Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAY 1, 2015
4.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Thick, oily, black... dense tan head... aromas of burnt sugar, treacle, iron... big boozy flavours, roasted malt, treacle, brown sugar, coffee, chocolate... sweet, but not too sweet... boozy... really thick and creamy in the mouth, burnt bitter after taste. Really superb. My kind of beer.
rodbod (63) - SCOTLAND - APR 26, 2015
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
330ml bottle. Pours dense, black , with a middling foamy brown head. Nose is iron, plus treacle toffee. Palate of sweet burnt malt, licorice, rusty iron. Rather creamy.
zimbo (719) - SCOTLAND - APR 26, 2015
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Concrete and iron roast nose. Darkish brown full head to start. Acidic burn quality for the weight of the beer. Bit thin too. And roasty.
berntholer (1272) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - APR 23, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
dense moccha head leaves some lacing. coffee coloured. aroma is bit leather, chocolate, molasses, bit boozy, slight green vegetal. taste like aroma, ash, muscovado sugar (reminds of black albert) with a bitter aftertaste from the roasted malts. dense mouthfeel, quite good carbonation. pours dense like motoroil. great ris, sure to improve even more with time. bottle 33cl / bbf jan-2016 / thanks rood!
Beersiveknown (3654) - NORTHERN IRELAND - APR 14, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at home from ales by mail
opaque dark brown with dark tan fluffy head collapsing to lacing, dry toasty high cocoa chocolate, leather, licorice and a touch of metal on nose. Full bodied, sticky, sweet with fairly high carbonation. Toasty, warming, rich , fruity, banana notes, cocoa, quite heavy, sweet with slight metallic toasty slightly smokey malt notes. Touch of vanilla at back of palate on warming. Big beer but not astounding
Habanero (3045) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - APR 12, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottled. Pours deep, dark brown with a small tan heaad. Aroma of chocolate, coffee notes, brown sugar, licorice and citrus notes. Sweet flavor that ends up more dry and slightly bitter. Medium bodied, oily texture and soft carbonation. An excellent Impy. 🌟🌟🌟🌟
back (1551) - Holstebro, DENMARK - APR 11, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 17/20
Sort skum brun lidt
Alc sukker, lakrids malt,citrus,
Bitter modrate sød moderate
Bamsen78 (3955) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - APR 11, 2015
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle @ Post-Easter Procrastination, Ulfborg. Pours hazy very dark brown with airy tan head. Dark aroma of chocolate, malt, caramel, coffee and roast. Sweetish flavour of chocolate and caramel malt, with notes of coffee and smoke and touches of vanilla. Lingering, sweetish aftertaste. Warming alcohol presence. Big beer. Nice.
Rasmus40 (12814) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - APR 11, 2015
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Black with a brown head. Aroma is sweet, roasted malt, heavy licorice and chocolate. Flavor is quite sweet and rather bitter. Dry and rather bitter finish with warming alcohol. Oily. 110415