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Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Imperial Porter
Copenhagen N, Denmark
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

bottled
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on tap
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RATINGS: 599   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.86/5   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Danish: Black Ball er en potent porter med mrk cassanade og et ordentlig skud amerikansk humle til at afbalancere den markante og fyldige maltprofil, hvor der findes noter af chokolade, karamel og rg.
Ingredienser: Vand, malt(pilsner, smoked, chokolade, cara munich og brown), ristet byg, flkket havre, mrk cassanade, humle og gr.

English: Black Ball is a potent porter with a nice and round mouth feel combined with a lot of american hops, that balances the full and creamy body which has notes of chocolate, coffee and smoke.
Ingredients: Water, malt(pilsner, smoked, chokolade, cara munich, brown), roasted barley, flaked oat, dark cassanade sugar, hops (Simcoe, Centennial, Cascade) and yeast.


Peltmeister's rating

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Peltmeister (48) - - JAN 4, 2014
Fles gedeeld met rikstar. Mooie donkere kleur. Ruikt naar gebrande koffiebonen en chocolade. Heerlijk vol bier, licht bitter met een iets zoete nasmaak.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ron (3507) - Rochester, New York, USA - JUL 15, 2016
Bottle. Black with a light tan frothy head with good lacings. Aromas of roasted and chocolate malts with notes of toast, coffee, sugar, smoke and dried cranberries. Softly carbonated, velvety and fully bodied. Roast malt sweetness with some bittereness and some fruity notes. Lasting dry finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MonsterMagnet (1074) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 12, 2016
UPDATED: JUL 12, 2016 Bottle, pours black with a tan head. Aroma with light smoke, chocolate, roast, citrus. Taste starts with a big shot of espresso, caramel, some tropical fruit, smoke, dark chocolate, citrus, brown sugar. Pretty hoppy and bitter and malty sweet as well, full body. Lingering boozy chocolate/espresso finish. Another lovely brew by To l.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mark_Eck (1762) - - JUL 9, 2016
Bottle. Pours black. Aroma and taste are coffee, dark chocolate, and some roastiness.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
FraekkeFyr87 (300) - - JUL 1, 2016
The aroma is full of chocolate, coffee, smoke, oat, barley, corn and malts. The color is pitch black with a minimal brown head. The taste is full of hops, chocolate, coffee, smoke, malts, barley, oats, sugar and tar. A nice beer!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
ZodiacM (759) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 28, 2016
Uit de fles geschonken. Mooi zwart bier. Aroma van gebrande mout, chocola en alcohol. Smaak ban geroosterde mout, koffie, caramel, chocola, hop en alcohol. Een mooi volle complexe imp porter. Heerlijk.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
portwood (124) - Markham, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 26, 2016
Smell: coffee, dark chocolate, licorice, alcohol, hint of smoke. Taste: thick mouth feel, bittersweet, frothy, feels stronger than 8% abv. Finish: burnt sugar, bitter chocolate, very dry finish. (bottle code 1407203 1842, tasted 05/26/16)

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Fules (648) - Gyngys, HUNGARY - JUN 23, 2016
risi csodaszp kvbarna, nagyon tarts tmr hab. Szne koromfekete. Illata hatrozott prklt jegyekkel rendelkezik, nmi desks, karamells betssel. ze erősen prklt, mr tl van a feketekvs jellegen is. Picit desks, kevs karamellel, s persze fsts. Testes sr.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nybol (1364) - DENMARK - JUN 21, 2016
En porter nr den er bedst. Smagen komme jeg til, men det jeg lagde mest mrke til var da jeg hldte den op. Der ligger sig et lille lag l i bunden, og resten er skum. Tykt let brunt skum. Det verste af skummet forbliver upvirket, mens det ser ud som om glasset fyldes nedefra med l op gennem skummet. Skum = 10+ llet er som en porter skal vre. tykt, brndt smag. Godt l!

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Vighals (2932) - Srumsand, NORWAY - JUN 19, 2016
Svart med hyt tykt lys brunt skum. Lukter kakaopulver, kaffe og mrk sjokolade. Middels fylde. I tillegg til de smakene som kom fram i lukten, er det en sel salt lakris der. Noe vanilje. Middels lang.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mjik83 (1320) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - JUN 15, 2016
33cl flesje via Drankgigant Alcoholpercentage van 8% Uitgeschonken in Keyte glas Uiterlijk: zwart met mooie volle cremelaag voor een porter Aroma en smaak: zwart, koffie, gebrande mouten, flink bitter, chocolade Conclusie: goede porter wel erg straf qua bitter ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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