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

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RATINGS: 394   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.02   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 390   ABV: 13%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
The Black Damnation series is a dark twist of Urban’s mind. His idea is to realize a dozen beers with the use of Black Albert, and over a period of two years, that are as black as hell, filthy rich in the nose and with a massive taste.

Black Damnation IV was made with Black Albert that aged for 6 months on very old rum barrels.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerman6686 (4672) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 14, 2014
This poured a darker brown with a beige head. Aroma wana of smoke and chocolate. Flavor was similarsomewhat ashy, sweet, caramel and oxidized.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
charule (1270) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 14, 2014
Bottle share thanks to beermandan6686. Poured black with tan head. Aroma of soy burnt coffee. Light carb med bod. Rummy choc roast taste.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
artmcd8 (1780) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 14, 2014
Bottle in trade with beerman6686. Pours a deep black brown without a head. Aroma of big booze, not much else. Some dark fruit. Taste is hot. Thinner feel than I was expecting. Kinda dry aftertaste.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
zimbo (605) - SCOTLAND - NOV 14, 2014
Beautifully resolved flavours of coffee, earth& mocha wrapped in a thickish silky furry sappy wrap.Some cherry kirsh elements in there too. Long and decedantly morish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kbudd19 (707) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 1, 2014
Old 330ml bottle sent to me a while back from Garthgargoyle, thanks man! The pour is as one might expect very thick and very black with lots of chocolate mocha head. Aroma is chocolate, loads of black liquorice, rum and ash. Taste, lots of ash, black liquorice, bitter coffee, some sweetness, finish is bitter, mouthfeel is thick. Very tasty.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fajry (790) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - OCT 25, 2014
Fľaša. Tmavá, až olejová hnedá farba, stredne hnedá pena. Vôňa úžasne kávová, čokoládová. V chuti pražené slady, káva, jemne vanilka, prezreté slivky. Nádherné pivo, úžasne jemné a pitné. Chuť, ako keby to ležalo v sudoch po bourbon.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Gurthnar (2138) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - OCT 25, 2014
Bottle. Aroma chocolate, roasted and also assertive berries with sourness, brusnice, clearly hinting at barrel ageing. Lively black colour. Taste has literally no trace of harshness. Charming harmony of dark chocolate, coffee, deep roasted notes, but also supporting sweetness and obvious sourish fruity twist. Light cinnamon and liquorice. Complex, layered, rewarding. Very good.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Cuso (5050) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - OCT 25, 2014
Bottle from trade with Douberd, many thanks. Very dark color brown with medium beige head. Aroma of coffee, dark chocolate. Taste of roasted malt, coffee,prunes, cinnamon, vanilla, licorice, bourbon notes, wood. Tasty.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
MisoW (1760) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - OCT 25, 2014
Bottle at Behind The Hills 2014 Autumn Edition. Pours black color, dark beige head. Aroma of coffee, red fruits, plums, chocolate, bourbon. Taste is sweet, coffee, chocolate, plums, vanilla. Nice bittersweet coffe finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
stoutnick (615) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - OCT 16, 2014
Deep black pour from bomber with one full finger head. Aroma is a little oxidised - tangy. Taste is the same with some nice dark malt character though not much rum apart from strong sweetness. Thin body. Nice but a little disappointed by oxidised vibe.


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