emacgee (4404) - Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA - SEP 16, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pours a nice dark black with one finger if tan head. Roasty and dark fruit in the nose. Some acidity and coffee with barrel. Vanilla and Bourbon in the flavor. Light body
thewolf (11553) - Kolding, DENMARK - SEP 13, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, bought @ Kihoskh, Cph. Pours deep black with a large, creamy beige head. Good lacing. Aroma is complex, lavender, light roasted, coffee, honey, light tea. Medium carbonation, creamy and kinda light mouthfeel. Flavour has lots of vanilla, light roasted, vinious, honey. Still some lavender and heather.
badlizard (5535) - Berkeley, California, USA - SEP 12, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Black with a creamy tan head. Big roasted grain, milk chocolate, honey, and caramel aroma and taste with subtle bourbon notes and an alcoholic burnt grain finish. Thick creamy full bodied palate.
ej (997) - Hauglandshella, NORWAY - SEP 1, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
Looks great, thick and creamy brown head and a pitch black pour. Aroma is wood, bourbon and liquorice. Hints of tar, leather and roasted malts. Taste is heavy liquorice and leather. Sweet but not overwhelming. A little light on the mouthfeel.
BierFiend (248) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 28, 2013
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours dark brown with brown head. Smells of roasted malts and coffee. Tastes of licorice, coffee, and bitter. Nice mouth feel and a pleasant warmth from the alcohol.
dEnk (4199) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - AUG 19, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ home. Aroma is deep liquorice, roast, vanilla, chocolate and caramel. Flavour is deep chocolate, vanilla, roasty chocolate and a light alcohol burn. A bit thinnish.
Psytron (1588) - Turku, FINLAND - AUG 14, 2013
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Smell of coffee and tar. Very dark brown colour with dark brown head. Aroma of coffee, tar, licorice, cough mixture, alcohol, oak. Heavy and rather oily texture. Surprisingly lively carbon. Sweet and medium bitter.
Matatan (5) - - AUG 6, 2013 does not count
3.7 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Delicate aroma combined with sweet nothingness; err is this over 75 characters?
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alkolas510 (895) - Vänersborg, SWEDEN - AUG 6, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Kolsvart med mörkbrunt skum! Bryggd med honung från Stockholms innertak! Mycket kaffe och choklad! Mycket god öl!
esp0r (2376) - NORWAY - AUG 1, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Systembolaget Torp/Udelvalla shared with Simonsen & Carsten
Pours almost black with a nice brown head. Smells of muscavo sugar, coffee, roasted malts, booze and oak. Medium sweet, honey, coffee, roast, coffee, bourbon and oak. Moderate bitter finish. Quite exquisite, the barrel aging has been implemented quite well in this one. Smooth light oily texture