Finn (4003) - Tromsø, NORWAY - JAN 3, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Fra flaske på bryggeriet 3 Nov 12. Svart på farge. God sjokoladearoma. Smaken lakris & litt sjokolade. Holder seg uforandret. Søt, litt syrlig kaffe-ettersmak.
beerman89 (38) - Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 31, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Almost no head, aroma of coffee and dark chocolate/cocoa. Full bodied, thick mouthfeel. Tastes like espresso and dark chocolate, with a sweet aftertaste like gummy bears or wine gums. A very nice stout.
chrisv10 (10755) - DENMARK - DEC 30, 2012
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle courtesy of Saxo/HenrikSoegaard, 7%. Almost black with small beige head. Aroma is roasted malts, chocolate, dusty, strong coffee and a little liquorice. Flavour is roasted malts, coffee, chocolate, little liquorice, medium bitter, medium sweet, dusty, little dark fruits, little leather, little oak and a little vanilla.
jsquire (3387) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - DEC 26, 2012
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Dark beer with very little carbonation. Big rich nose of burnt coffee and ash. This is a full flavored beer with lots of bitter coffee, chocolate, campfire, ash, molasses, dried fruits, and lots of green hops. Slick mouth feel and a long green coffee bean finish. Very nice export stout.
lefossoyeur (444) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 23, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark brown, almost black, with a big foamy light brown head, fading slowly. Nice green coffee notes hits first the nostrils, burnt sugar and a bit of dark chocolates. Almost full body, lots of chocolate, silky palate, ending on a chocolate milk feeling. Very enjoyable stout.
HenrikSoegaard (10367) - Randers, DENMARK - DEC 23, 2012
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Creamy off-white good mostly lasting head. Black colour. Heavy malty and moderate hoppy aroma. Heavy bitter wonderfull flavor. Smoke/roast/chocolate in perfect balance. Long heavy bitter finish. Creamy palate.
Rasmus40 (10578) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - DEC 21, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle courtesy of Saxo/HenrikSoegaard. 7 % ABV. Black with a light brown head. Aroma is sweet, roasted malt and dark chocolate. Flavor is quite sweet and rather bitter. Dry and roasted rather bitter. Smooth and soft. 211212
saxo (13796) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - DEC 21, 2012
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Nice creamy head with good duration. Color is black. Aroma and taste are rich roast malt, chocolate, coffee, vanilla, caramel and hops. Full bodied.
maeib (8576) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - DEC 18, 2012
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
UPDATED: DEC 30, 2012 Bottled 07/12/12. A black beer with a tiny grey head. An exceptionally smooth stout with great roasty malts. A fruity nose. Roasty coffee. Straight up delicious. Score 4.3
Subsequent rating scored 4.2 Score unaltered
tyler_durden (116) - ITALY - DEC 17, 2012
4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: JAN 22, 2013 bottle @ astral beers. It pours black and creamy with a thin brown head on top. Taste and flavor are liquorice, coffee and roast. Greatly balanced. A great beer.