Plovmand (6480) - Helsinge, DENMARK - MAY 12, 2012
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at CBC. Pours jet black with a creamy tan head. Aroma is roasted malt, whisky, dark fruit and caramel. Flavour is roasted malt, sweet malt, chocolate, smoke, warming alcohol and some vinous. Long dark fruity finish.
Pinball (10798) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 12, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
black, smooth brown, aroma of peat smoked whisky, roasted malts, full aroma, very nice. Flavor is roasted malts, peat, wood, great balance, abv exten,eremely well hidden.
KingCecil (2048) - DENMARK - MAY 11, 2012
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
At CBC 2012 .. Tap .. It pours pitch Black with a large thick creamy head... The aroma is dark fruits, rasins, alcohol ... The flavor is vinous, Dark fruits, strong alcohol, rasins... Nice ..:) strong ;)
rlgk (10514) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - MAY 11, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2012. Black beer with a brown head. Smoked malt aroma, peat, tar, hay. Alcohol flavor, smoked, sweetish, peat, vinous.
skortila (4505) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - APR 8, 2012
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
On tap @ BBF. The aroma is quite strong and has coffee, some chocolate, overripe fruits. Black coloured beer with a beige-brown, thin head. The taste feels very thick and strong. It is quite sweet, has some bitterness, strong roasted malty coffeee and chocolate flavours, with some pruny overripe fruitiness. Very full and powerfull. Yet, good balance, amazing stuff.
SilkTork (5218) - Rochester, Kent, United Kingdom, Kent, ENGLAND - JAN 20, 2012
4.5 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Mes & Sim’s wedding June 2011. A growing warmth with soft chocolate and c ream. Builds like a whiskey in the mouth. Really quite wonderful. Sweet and seductive.
grunx (367) - - JAN 7, 2012
4.9 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
Provada al Borefts. Increible. Beure aquesta cervesa fa que tot el que et prenguis després sembli aigualit. Gran i perillosa.
Holy (833) - GERMANY - DEC 26, 2011
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Somehow missed reviewing this one after BBF 2011 - could have been a little tipsy... The thing that makes this such an interesting beer is the way it hides the alcohol behind the standard thick black coffee punch in the mouth. This is yet another great beer from Struise.
sfhodense (4791) - Odense NŘ, DENMARK - NOV 27, 2011
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours black with a light brown head. Aroma is roasted malt, coffee, liquorish, smoke and heavy alcohol. Flavour is roasted malt, heavy alcohol, chocolate, liquorish and peated smoke.
anders37 (16691) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 24, 2011
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Hand bottle from Craft Beer Co, London. Pours a black color with a small fast disappearing tan head. Has a roasted malty licorice and thick chocolate aroma. Roasted malty chocolate, licorice and molasses flavor. Has a roasted malty warming chocoalte and licorice finish.