Blairgus (2183) - California, USA - MAR 22, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
22 mar 2013, bottle. Black. Nose is thin metallic chocolate malt. Thin body and moderately fizzy. Acidic chocolate. Okay b
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madmitch76 (12102) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JAN 14, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
27th June 2011
Opaque brown beer, tiny tan head. Softish palate, semi dry. Milky and roasty dark malt. Trace of cream. Coca Cola streak and fruits and a very light touch of smoke. Finishes semi soft and semi dry.
Huhzubendah (2159) - Washington DC, USA - DEC 29, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
An unexpected gift from Richard. Thank you so much.
The beer is near black with an inch of thick, tan head. The aroma offers roast, chocolate, a hint of vanilla, anise. The flavor brings a nice blend of vanilla and roast flavors. Slightly sweet with a touch of bitterness in the finish. Medium bodied with present carbonation. Overall, pretty tasty.
Serving type: bottle
Reviewed on: 07-07-2012
beersearcher (2162) - Glendale, California, USA - MAY 18, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours a dark brown. Nice alcohol legs on this one. Little bit of espresso head to it. This is a bottle from my cellar. Over a year or so old. Some of the coffee is gone. Little tart with bitter chocolate to it. Some cherry notes in there too.
ngeunit1 (1555) - San Francisco, California, USA - APR 10, 2012
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
A - Pours a dark black color with a touch of brown mixed in and a finger of frothy chocolate colored head. The head fades down at a normal pace leaving behind some lace.
S - Aroma is a mix of strong roasted bakers chocolate with some dark chocolate, coffee, some smoke, roasted malts, and a bit of sweetness.
T - Starts off with some roasted chocolate malts with some bitter baker’s chocolate and some light smoke and coffee. Through the middle, some vanilla comes through with some stronger smoke. The finish is a mix of roasted coffee and chocolate, smoke, and vanilla that linger.
M - Medium-plus bodied with moderate carbonation. Feels smooth and coats the tongue with a smoky, dry, and chocolatey finish.
D - Very drinkable. Really nice balance of flavors with the coffee, chocolate, and smoke really coming together nicely.
Ughsmash (6909) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 26, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
750mL bottle. Poured very deep brown with a dense, well-retained dark beige head. The aroma picked up lots of burnt dark chocolate and black patent malts, with wisps of vanilla and cherry skins extending outward.. good stuff, but it smelled a little thin, if that makes sense. The flavor found dry-roasted, ashy black patent, chocolate, and light smoky malts.. mostly roast, and a little deep earthy bitterness going out.. finished with lightly tacky sugars and plenty of residual roast. Medium-bodied with low-moderate carbonation on the palate.. on the thin side for the style.. overall a solid brew, but I was looking for a little more.
fonefan (31713) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 8, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Clear dark brown colour with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white to beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, caramel, chocolate, coffee, dusty. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a long duration, chocolate, dark - roasted coffee. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. 
Lagunitasfan (1309) - San Diego, California, USA - FEB 7, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Straight up good porter. Sweet wine-ness up front and coffee out back. Nice sharp clean finish. Good, but not remarkable.
Theis (12129) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 7, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at Papsø’s - Thanks. Pitch black - brown head. Licorice, roasted, red berries, oiley, wooden, high licorice, chocolate, ok smokey, bitter dark chocolate, coffee, powerfull taste - but weak body and finish.
Pinball (10134) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 5, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
bottle at papsø 20120202
cloudy very dark brown, small light brown head. licorice , roasted malts, sort of smooth aroma. falvor is roasted malts, licorice, malts, balanced. nice.