POLK (1884) - Hørning, DENMARK - DEC 21, 2011
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Black color with a fine beige head. Roasted aroma.Again roasted chocolate flavor in taste.
larsniclas (4980) - Billdal, SWEDEN - SEP 27, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sampled at CBF11
Almost blakc with a small, beige head.
Licorice and tidbits in the aroma.
Pretty fresh and light.
Tar and licorine in flavour.
Dazz3 (1251) - Hällefors, SWEDEN - JUN 15, 2011
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
10/10 i mörkhet. Chockladig och bärig i doften. Rökig, bärig och lite chokladig i smaken. Fint balanserad. Chokladigt rökig eftersmak.
Theis (11061) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 12, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at København ØLfestival 2011.Black - brown head. High malty, coffee, light burned, licorice, light hoppy, light carcoal, chocolate. A bit simple.
rlgk (7435) - Skövde, SWEDEN - MAY 31, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Copenhagen Beer Festival 2011. Black lasting beige head. Chocolate and licorice aroma. Chocolate and cocoa flavor, hoppy and salty, with some sweet fruits.
oh6gdx (18531) - Vasa, FINLAND - MAY 16, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled. Quite much pitch black colour, small beigeish brown head. Aroma is caramel malts, some roasted malts, liquorice, mild hoppyness. Flavour is chocolate, liquorice, dark dry fruits, some toffee and mild roasted malts as well. Balanced and rather pleasant.
stobbe74 (3788) - DENMARK - APR 15, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pours a black beer with a beige head. The aroma is roasted, sweetness, licorice and ash. The flavor is following the nose with some additional coffee. The palate is sweetness. Overall a good beer.
Borup (3651) - Albertslund, DENMARK - DEC 13, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Black with a nice big beige head. Aroma and flavour of caramel, chocolate, coffee, roasted malt and dark dried fruit.
MoritzF (7756) - Bochum, GERMANY - MAR 31, 2010
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
(bottle, courtesy of Papsoe) Black coloured hue with a huge and persistent brown foamy head. Roast-malty aroma with dark berries, liquorice, shy piney hops and a whiff of smoke in the background. Moderately sweet flavour with a burnt and slightly hoppy bitterness, medium to full bodied with a moderate carbonation. Roasty malty taste with liquorice, caramel, subtle fruity notes and shades of smoke; moderately dry, bitter sweet finish with a lasting roasty aftertaste and light notes of lemony hops. Complex and very pleasant Stout. 31.XII.07
OleR (4247) - Oslo, NORWAY - AUG 4, 2009
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle@Øl&Mat 09, Oslo. Low tan head. Near black, mahogny-shaded body. Dryish malt aroma. Yeasty. Some licorice and cocoa. Taste is licorice with a salty touch. Also bitter chocolate and coffee. Lots of malt-sweetness and roastedness in the backbone. Not very filling though. Bittersweet ending.