BuckeyeBoy (3524) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JAN 19, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle thanks to Dave. Pours out pitch black topped with a nice tan head. Aroma was of coffee, milk chocolate, roast malts and a light hop. Taste is much as the aroma lots of coffee and sweetness.
olsvammel (4008) - Örebro, SWEDEN - JUN 26, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Systembolaget. Smell of coffee, dark chocolate, roasted aromas, dark malts, burned toast and so on. Creamy chocolate taste with burned and roasted aromas,
cbnz (86) - Berlin, Berlin, GERMANY - JUN 26, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ Home in Berlin
Appearance: Dark brown colour, no head whatsoever
Aroma: Dark fruit, roasted malts, chocolate
Taste: Figs, vanilla, chocolate, roasted nuts
Palate: Medium body, low carbonation, dry finish
maledictum (713) - Pyongyang, NORTH KOREA - JUN 15, 2015
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Very dark brown colour. Lasting dark beige head. Some alcohol on heat. Intense. Malty. Barclay Perkins old recipe. Some biscuit on aroma. Lively big mouthfeel with lits of malt. Some heat on end. Thickness from the malt.
jackafholmes (656) - - JUN 13, 2015
4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from hop hideout, sheffield. Black with very small brown head. Aroma is rich with coffee and chocolate, a bit fruity on the nose too. Taste is salty and sweet with roasty bitterness. Thick oily body with a nice tingle on the tongue. Really good.
Deu (895) - Nantes, FRANCE - JUN 6, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at le sur mesure in Nantes. Pitch black color with a small disappearing white head. Full body and medium carbonation. Aroma is coffee and chocolate. Strong mouthfeel. Very nice
Aniela (3537) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 29, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Black beer with a brown head. Tar , dark chocolate aroma. Dark chocolate, tar, soot, some figs and hoppy flavour. Lovely one :-)
kerenmk (3204) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAY 29, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle sample at a tasting at Max’s place. Thanks Ariel. Black with a tan ring. Roasty, oatmeal, a little spicy aroma, roasty and robust taste, bitter and dry, very dark chocolate and smoke in the mouth. Full body, roasty and dark chocolate finish.
LoFi (1673) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 28, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Black with a brown head.
Aroma: licorice, roasted, coffee beans.
Taste: ashes, bitter, grapefruit, coffee.
ametras (733) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 24, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
330ml bottle at L’Autre Oeil. Black pour, brown hues and sparse brown bubbles. Intense flavors of roasted cereals, coffee, chocolate, licorice and molasses with fruity notes. Light sourness. Full body, faint carbonation, oily texture.
Gerbeer (2319) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 19, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap. Pours black with bubbly white head. Aromas of chalk, ash, and dry roasted malts. Flavors of same with additional salty mineral elements (like an oyster stout). Very nice but overpriced.