Steve_0 (3188) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUL 20, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at Armin’s, courtesy of Armin. Thanks man!! Pour is pitch black with a big brown head and great lacing. Toasty, lightly spicy, tangy, dark fruity, plum, floral, spruce tips, pine needles, and earthy aroma. Taste is big roast, pepper, cocoa, light coffee, pine, leather, fruity, and tangy with a crisp dry finish. Medium body with high carbonation. Tasty black saison.
adnielsen (9910) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUL 20, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle @ Armin’s apartment, courtesy of Armin. Thanks so much! Pours a black appearance with a dark brown head. Tangy, a touch fruity, honey, chocolate, somewhat roasty,a touch smoky aroma. Cola, caramel, a bit burnt, chocolate, coffee flavor. Pretty high carbonation. Tasty.
arminjewell (7999) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUL 20, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pour out of 500 mL bottle, bottle 4/100, dark black pour with fluffy tan head, aroma brought notes of some metal, oak, slight honey, chocolate, coffee, hints of cocoa powder, finishing fairly sweet. Taste is a mix of nice honey, dark fruits, oak, biscuit, caramel, toffee, finishing bitter, oaky, slightly sweet.
Plovmand (6810) - Helsinge, DENMARK - NOV 15, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle at Cecil Late Fall Monster tasting. 59/100 bottles. Thx Cecil! Pours opaque black with a creamy beige steady head. The aroma is spices, sweet roasted malt and cocoa. The flavor is roasted, spices, cocoa, citrus, spicy yeast and fresh fruit. What a great kick!
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KingCecil (2066) - DENMARK - NOV 15, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ Cecil Late Fall Monster Tasting… bottle no # 59/100 … It pours black with a medium tan fluffy head… light coffee, hoppy, sweet roasted malty and fruity….
Travlr (14775) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - APR 10, 2013
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Black color, almost flat. Aroma of Starbucks. Taste is coffee grounds. Hi carbonation.
hallinghansen (2232) - Odense S, DENMARK - NOV 15, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at Cecil Late Fall Monster tasting. 59/100 bottles. Dark brown body with a small light white head. Honey, hops, yeast, spices, coffee aftertaste. Higly carbonated.
crossovert (8682) - Illinois, USA - APR 29, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Decent saison with a good bit of roasted characteristic and plenty of spices and herbs.
jcartamdg (2331) - Spring Hill, Florida, USA - JUL 6, 2013
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle 91/100 pours jet black with a big mocha head. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate and Saison yeast. Taste is chocolate, espresso roast, peppery Saison yeast and sweetness from the honey. Creamy silky yet thick mouthfeel. This is a real gem from an amazing brewery.
PhillyCraft (3743) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 2, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle #72/100. Shared by Jean during Anniversary. Poured deep black with medium sized beige head. Aromas is roasty malt, saison yeast, sweet honey, rye bread, and light cocoa/coffee. Mouthfeel is very creamy with a smooth body. Glad I was able to try this one.