Brewed by De Struise Brouwers
Style: Imperial Stout
Oostvleteren, Belgium
Serve in Snifter


on tap

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RATINGS: 198   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.04   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 390   ABV: 13%
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Black Albert with blackberries aged for 1 year on port barrels

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
ChrisSc (357) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - OCT 26, 2013
On tap at brewery into snifter. Oostvleteren. Appearance: black liquid tan head. very long retention Aroma: Berry is most present. Chocolate. coffee spicy. Taste: sweet and bitter. Palate thick and velvety. Coats your whole mouth. OverAll: delicious beer. Intensely strong. A little bit heavy on the berry. I wonder if it would become more balanced over time.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
fugitive (1504) - Athens, GREECE - FEB 23, 2015
Tap at Hobby Pub, Thessaloniki. Color dark brown with a small head. Aroma malt, caramel, choclate, fruits. Taste sweet, malt, chocolate, bitter, roasted, fruits.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
John25 (873) - Middletown, New Jersey, USA - FEB 21, 2015
Bottle. Dark cola. Blackberry jam aroma and initial taste. Something odd in the middle. A little too much carb or just an off feeling from the carb - hard to tell. Very good, but I expected more from this one.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
conway (1822) - - FEB 21, 2015
Bottle. Dark purplish cola. Aroma is awesome blackberry jam. Taste adds some chocolate and chalky earthiness. Honestly, something seems a little off. Not sure if this inflected or something. Mouthfeel is a little more carbonated than I expected. Slightly disappointed, not because it’s bad but because I really expected something world class.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Shark_Pants (352) - AUSTRALIA - FEB 21, 2015
Pours black as tar with large mocha head. Heady oak, port, berry and roasty aromas - sensational. The taste is magnificent. Starts very sweet with port wine, treacle, dark chocolate, berry fruitiness. It then takes a twist as the oak and tannins kick in to give it a nice vinous dryness that really cuts right through the initial sweetness. The finish has a long roasty dryness with a light bitterness. Velvet smooth with a light spiciness dancing on the tongue. Simply magnificent.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Rock_Buffalo (23) - AUSTRALIA - FEB 21, 2015
The aroma assails the nostrils when the Black Damnation I is poured. A rich fog of deep hops with a bitterness that brings thoughts of tar pits and bygone ages permeates the atmosphere, branding itself in your memory before even a drop is tasted. The deep black stout beckons and you feel like you're staring into a artfully crafted abyssal painting, not just simply a beer. The first taste is simply beautiful. Rich flavours abound. Berries war with hops in a cataclysmic battle of flavours as barley and sugars lurk in the background. The final edge lingers, conjuring thoughts of a deeply bitter Shiraz cross-bred with the characteristic seriously complex Black Albert Stout. Frangimus

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BuckeyeSammy (551) - Palo Alto, Ohio, USA - FEB 5, 2015
Thick mouthfeel. Port, chocolate covered berries,pretty boozy. Not as complex as the other black damnation's. Crazy lacing on my glass - yellow coated glass. ---Rated via Beer Buddy App

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
tykechandler (319) - Kentucky, USA - FEB 1, 2015
Это пиво вкусное. я, конечно, рекомен& его всем, что любит хорошую Craft пива!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
k0mpsa (1490) - Järvenpää, FINLAND - JAN 31, 2015
Bottle from saveur biere, france. Black color, brown head. Aroma is roasty, sweet notes, oak, berries. Taste is full roasty body, berries, oaks, suryp.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
merc7186 (2372) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - JAN 30, 2015
Aroma: Sweet Port, Mildly Smokey Appearance: Dark Opaque Hue, Passes No Light, Brown Head Ring, Mild Lacing Taste: Port, Mildly Smoked Dark Chocolate Malts, Mild Blackberries Mouthfeel: Great Carbonation, Medium to Full Bodied, Mildly Sweet, Mildly Smokey

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
lupulando (1) - SPAIN - JAN 25, 2015 does not count
Sin duda alguna una de nuestras favoritas de todos los tiempos. Aroma intenso a Frutas del bosque, y sabores muy torrefactos. En boca es perfecta

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