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RATINGS: 78   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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From the blackest depths of the brewhouse comes Damien, Child of Darkness. Spawned from the usually discarded remnants of Darkness, Damien is a dry-hopped black ale. Flavors of roasted malt and dark brown sugar suffocated by aromas of tangerine and pine.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (34303) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAY 11, 2015
From tap. Pours hazy dark brown to black with a small tan head. Aroma is overripe fruity and toasted malty. Bitter, toasted alty, mild grapefruity. Bitter and toasted malty. Medium dry and bitter finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (22872) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 14, 2015
Draught at CBC 2015. Dark brown coloured with a small off-white ehad. Fruity aroma of caramel, licorice, hops and grass. Fruity flavour of caramel, licorice and hops. Hoppy finish.

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
cgarvieuk (16775) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 2, 2015
Tap at CBC15.. Dark black.. Thin tan lacing... Odd very floral perfumed... Light but full body.. Soft chocolate... Pefumed floral tones.. Refreshing.. Juicy interesting.. Probably gets wearing on big glass

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theis (14246) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 5, 2015
Draught at CBC2015. Pitch black - brown head. Milk chocolate. Smokey. Simple. Light body. Light burned malty. Sweetness. Light bitterness. A bit watery.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rlgk (12821) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2015
Draught at CBC 2015, green session, with Ken, Colin and Reuben. Black beer with a nice beige head. Hoppy roasted aroma, chocolate, cocoa, some floral notes. Roasted hoppy spicy flavor, cocoa, chocolate, tobacco notes. Heavy and really good.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
daknole (10111) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - OCT 20, 2014
Poured at Star Bar? Nice deep brown, light brown head. Roasty and hoppy. Both are well represented in this one. Some light molasses and cocoa dance around. Good beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
adnielsen (10026) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - OCT 28, 2012
Tap @ Darkness Day 2012. Pours a dark brown appearance with a cream colored head. Pretty roasty, dark chocolate, light coffee, quite piney hoppy aroma. Big grapefruity/piney hoppy, roasty dark malty flavor. Pretty interesting.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dogbrick (9156) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - AUG 25, 2014
Sample at Great Taste of the Midwest on 08/09/2014 (both regular version and a cask version dry hopped with Glacier): Pours black with a medium light beige head that diminishes gradually to a wispy film. Short strings of lace. Aroma of roasted malt, piney hops and fruit. Light-bodied with flavors of resiny hops, burnt malt and citrus. The finish is moderately bitter with a piney hops aftertaste. Pretty good overall.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Meilby (8917) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 19, 2015
Draught @ CBC 2015, Green Session, København
Pours dark brown with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of roasted malt, chocolate, caramel and citrus. Taste is medium sweet and light to medium bitter with a long chocolate, caramel and citrus finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
crossovert (8792) - Illinois, USA - OCT 28, 2012
Decent black ipa. Obviiusly some elevated malt complexity. It isnt too mish mashed. Solid.


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