hammenlind (737) - Sundbyberg, SWEDEN - OCT 6, 2005
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours black with a thick creamy tan head. Aroma from tar and roasted malt. Flavour from chocolate and tobacco. Slight caramelly. Somewhat dry mouthfeel.
harrisoni (14353) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 3, 2005
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle from Sainsbury. Blackbeer with tight lasting head. Dark roasted malt aroma with roast chestnuts bit of tar and coffee/choc. Smoothin mouth with bitter choc and coffee Endingis long and rich withchoc, coffee and hoppiness that is quite understated and then more forceful as it goes on
rlgk (11937) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - OCT 2, 2005
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Stockholm Beer Festival 2005) Black with a great lasting brown head. Tar and coffee aroma, some cocoa, malty, roasted and with some tobacco. Tobacco flavor, roasted, malty and a bit thin.
nigos (631) - Ipswich, Suffolk, ENGLAND - AUG 26, 2005
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Jet Black hue with a light brown head. Strong pronounced coffee nose with toasted malts. Fantastic complax tastes with coffee roasted malts and caramel hints. A great stout.
Mungo (2471) - Southampton, Hampshire, ENGLAND - AUG 22, 2005
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
BCA. Subtle combination of smoke, choc, fruity malts and mild woodsy hops. Very smooth and drinkable with a slightly sweet but not overly full palate.
madsberg (10592) - Søborg, DENMARK - AUG 20, 2005
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled: Black coloured. Huge fluffy brown head. Aroma is coffeeish and light roasted. Has a slightly burnt charachter. Flavour is malty and coffeeish. Roast is vague. Some chocolate charachters. Is a bit thin bodied. Ends on a sweet and roasty note. Quite good stout.
JensenTaster (1719) - DENMARK - AUG 4, 2005
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(on bottle) Mild coffee aroma. Pitch black, beige hed. Watery porterish mouthfeel, flat, with only coffe and water for taste, not a "stout" beer for me.
HenrikSoegaard (11071) - Randers, DENMARK - JUL 4, 2005
2.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
This is not a very good stout, Its a bit watery, and it doesnt have what it takes to be a gresat beer. No aroma nice head though but it just not feels like a stout!!!!!
Zipgun (2) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 19, 2005 does not count
4.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 20/20
Absolutely delicious stout! One of the nicest beers I’ve ever tasted. Looks great, smells great, tastes great! I’ve drank nothing but this great beer for the last 2 months. I’m in heaven!
ThomasE (5174) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 3, 2005
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark brown body with a small light brown head. Roasted malty aroma with coffee and chocolate notes. Soft roasted malty flavor with a long bitter finish.