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Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Imperial Stout
Copenhagen N, Denmark
Serve in Snifter

bottled
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RATINGS: 160   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.92   EST. CALORIES: 369   ABV: 12.3%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Dark fat smooth imperial stout brewed with Chipotle, Ancho and Guajillo chillies, that adds a smokyness and a bit of acidic spicyness to the big impy stout.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
laiti (5660) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 19, 2014
37,5 cl bottle (12,2%) @ olio, BBE 17.04.2023
Aroma has cocoa, salty licorice and hints of hay. Flavour has spicy chili tones, dark chocolate, roasted malty tones and alcohol. Nice, the chili is not too overwhwelming but warms nicely. Small sample from draught @ De Arendsnest: chili was not that overwhelming but otherwise quite the same.

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
kraddel (3112) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - JUL 13, 2014
Draft at beertemple . Pours pure black . Good grey head . Scent has everything i love in a good stout . Intense , thick , bit sweet . Coffee , oats , roasted malts , bot chocolaty . Taste is bitter , than very sweet . Chocolate . Coffee back . Very thick mouthfeel , very intense . Low carbo . I am very , very impressed !

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Weezel (194) - Florida, USA - JUL 5, 2014
Pours a deep and dark black. Aromas of cognac are abundant. More cognac in the taste and good stout flavor. Missing the chiles but they may have faded out over time.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
martjoobolut (705) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUL 5, 2014
0,375L bottle. Pours black with brown head. The head stays. Aroma is intense roast, alcohol, dark chocolate, and coffee. Taste is very sweet, alcohol, fruits, dark chocolate, lactose, and licorice. Finish is some bittermess and chili burn. Body feels creamy. Overall: great brew, but a little bit too sweet.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Perck (5) - - JUL 5, 2014 does not count
1 pint on draft @ Ale & Hop Barcelona. Black with a semi-lasting thick off white foam. Smells like an imperial stout should but a bit on the alcoholic side. Taste is roasty, slightly coffee, very sweet. A bit too much for my taste. Not my cup of tea but my lovely girlfriend seems to like it.

4.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Lore (1061) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JUN 21, 2014
deep dark colour, huge dense brown creamy head, which lasts for several minutes; aroma of liqueur, coffee, dark chocolate and spicy notes; incredible taste of liqueur, chocolate, some coffee and syrupy sweetness first, which give the place to spicy chilli and roasted bitterness later on leaving back a long lasting bittery-spicy aftertaste; maybe some vanilla, woody notes and smokey notes can also be felt - incredible imperial stout! the best one I’ve ever tasted! even after minutes you can feel the warmth chilly notes! CONGRATULATIONS and thanks for this miracle!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jaksmart (411) - Aarhus, DENMARK - JUN 13, 2014
Tap @ Fermentoren Aarhus. Charcoal black with a sticky little brown head. Aroma has liquorice, figs, plums, molasses, earthy chili, coffee, milk chocolate and pepper. Taste has lots of fruity sweetness, figs and plums. Huge malt attack with an initial booziness, which levels out nicely over the sweetness and spicy chili stuff. Mild coffee-ish bitterness and a very sticky finish. Rich, energetic and spicy.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mattyhennessy (311) - Highton, AUSTRALIA - JUN 11, 2014
Tap at Slowbeer. Pours jet black with a small tan had that fades to lacing that lasts. Slight chilli aroma, dark fruits with a big malt aroma. Very oily texture. Has a creamy chocolate taste rounded out with a slight chilli hit. The abv is very well hidden. Some slight flavours of vanilla and expresso. An excellent brew

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Niller (674) - Hammel, DENMARK - JUN 11, 2014
Tap@Fermentoren, Århus. Pours pitch black with a light brown head. Sweet fravor of roasted malta, chocolate, caramel, chili notes, dark fruits. Oily texture. Nice smooth finish. Very good.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
RasmusOtt (1110) - Aalborg, DENMARK - JUN 11, 2014
UPDATED: JUN 13, 2014 Pours black with an espresso brown head. Aroma of thick fat chocolate, lots of dark fruits, earthy coffee, nice roasted malts, molasses, dark brownie, weak spicy, vanilla and brown sugar. Taste is very sweet with some roasted malts, earthy coffee, spicy chili, salmiak, liquorice, chocolate, vanilla, dark fruits and tons of sugary sweetness. Some hotness from the chili/alcohol at the end. Berry nice. Reminds me of something in between mikkeller black and mikkeller black hole in the taste in some ways.


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