joergen (22429) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 15, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at Mikkeller Bar.
Pitch black coloured with a small beige head.
Sweet and roasted aroma of caramel, oak, vanilla and dark chocolate.
Sweet and lroasted flavour of caramel, vanilla and dark chocolate with notes of bourbon.
Roasted finish, but watery.
yespr (33727) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 14, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
From tap. Pours pitch black with a fully gone head. Aroma is toffee and roasted malt. Dark malty, roasted and caramelish. Toffee. Bitter, coffee and dark chocolate. Bitter and roasted malty finish.
sunevdj (3351) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - FEB 13, 2014
3.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at Original. Pours an opaque black with a bit of foam. Sweet with aromas of coco nut, toffee and caramel. Also aromas of milk chocolate and some vanilla. Hints of alcohol. Medium to light bodied. No carbonation. Toffeeish finish.
Theis (14085) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 13, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at MikkellerBar. Pitch black - light brown bubbles. Licorice. Roasted. Nice burned malty. Light oxidation. Sweet notes. Fruity. Sweet chocolate. Light medicine notes. Ok. A bit thin body and finish.
thewolf (11338) - Kolding, DENMARK - FEB 13, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap @ Mikkeller Bar, Viktoriagade. Pours deep black with no real head. Aroma has oak, mild coffee and a touch of vanilla. Not nearly as interesting as the original. Low, to no carbonation, fine oily and light dry mouthfeel. Flavour is mild, sweet vanilla, a touch of coffee, very sweet. Mild bitterness. Doesn?t do much good to the original.
Drake (9999) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - FEB 12, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
RBWG14 Trip Rating #68. Bottle shared at the Friday Night Downtown Inn Bottle Share. Pours a dark brown color with a thin frothy tan head. Decent head retention. Aroma of roasted malts, chocolate, cocoa, herbal hops. The taste is cocoa, chocolate, whiskey, vanilla, mild roasted malts, herbal hops. Medium bodied, well balanced.
jtclockwork (10100) - , New Jersey, USA - FEB 12, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared by Leighton at RBWG Downtown Inn tasting. Pours black with brown head. Nose and taste of whiskey, roast chocolate, coffee, oak and vanilla. Medium body.
leaparsons (8641) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - FEB 8, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Near black with a beige foam. Aromas are vanilla and cream with marzipan icing. Coffee with blackberry and dark chocolate with cherry. Flavours are dark cherry and chocolate with nutty alcohol. Boozy whisky with oak barrel and vinous notes. Coffee bitterness with candy sugar. Easy to drink but lacks condition to be great.
tommann (2978) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - FEB 6, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
330ml bottle at 7.3%. Pours very dark brown with a small head. Aroma is soft minty bourbon with a hint of roast. Taste has roast and liquorice to start. A little bourbon and liquorice in the finish.
gyllenbock (5344) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - FEB 2, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at O’Connor’s Uppsala, February 2014.
Black with a minimal head. Aroma of bourbon, roasted malt, vanilla and wood. Similar taste. Relaxed and a nice one to sip.