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RATINGS: 114   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.87   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 97   EST. CALORIES: 312   ABV: 10.4%
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"Since the dawn of time it has been mankind’s dream to blot out the sun." -C. Montgomery Burns 97 IBU 10.4%


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
yespr (36046) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 11, 2015
From tap. Pours hazy dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma is mild phenolic and toasted, dark roasted malty to chocolate. Sweet, toasted malty and chocolate. Bitter and roasted dry finish. Roasted and sweet. Bitter and roasted finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (23823) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 11, 2015
Draught at Warpigs. Pitch black colored with a huge beige head. Roasted aroma of caramel, hops and chocolate. Roasted flavor of caramel and hops with notes of chocolate. Roasted and hoppy finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
anders37 (19534) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 27, 2015
Draft @ Warpigs, Copenhagen. Pours a black color with a small longlasting tan head. Has a roasted malty chocolate aroma with weak hints of licorice. Roasted malty chocolate and caramel flavor. Has a roasted malty chocolate and caramel finish with hints of licorice.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Travlr (16422) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUN 13, 2015
Bottle at Drake 10k tasting. Fark clear brown color, tan head. A of dark coffee. Taste is burnt coffee. Decent.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Tmoney99 (12050) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - NOV 27, 2014
Bottle shared by Dr Silverworm. Poured a black color with an average frothy brown head that mostly lasted with very good lacing. Moderate to heavy roasted chocolate malt, resin hop and alcohol aroma. Medium to heavy toasted chocolate malt bittersweet flavor with a heavy dark bittersweet and small alcohol bite finish of moderate to long duration. Full body with a smooth texture and flat carbonation. This is a complex standout beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Pinball (11537) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - APR 17, 2015
Tap at warpigs. Pitch dark small offwhite head.roasted malty aroma. Flavor is hard roasted malts licorice very dry. Hard licorice.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lubiere (11232) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - APR 25, 2015
A deep dark stout with a thin brown head. In aroma,, sweet fruity chocolate malt with coffee grind , resinous and piney floral hops, light catty notes, light licorice notes, light sulfur, very nice. In mouth, a nice fruity chocolate malt with light coffee and licorice notes, molasses, alcohol warmth, light sulfur, pleasant and complex. On tap at Dark Lord Day 2015.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jtclockwork (11042) - , New Jersey, USA - MAY 13, 2015
Bottle. Pours black tan head. Nose/taste of chocolate, coconut cookie, toasted bread and pine sappy hop - medium body.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (10697) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - JUN 13, 2015
Bomber thanks to Scott at my 10K! Dark brown, large creamy tan head, good retention. Aroma of roast, chocolate, vanilla. tobacco. The taste is roasted malts, vanilla, dark fruits. Medium bodied.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mcberko (9730) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 18, 2015
On tap at Mikkeller & Friends Reykjavik, pours black with a medium tan head. Nose is rich and decadent, with loads of roasted malt, some fudge and mocha. Flavour is rich and robust, with lots of roast and fudge notes dominating. Not overly sweet but very well-balanced. Excellent stuff here.


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