RateBeer
overall
97
94
style
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 495   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71/5   EST. CALORIES: 276   ABV: 9.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A Black Imperial IPA.


3.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SirLimpsalot (3808) - SWEDEN - NOV 3, 2015
@ Kulminator 15-10-31: Ingen större doft, men en trevlig dunker med fina humliga toner och små oljiga undertoner. Ganska ok.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rekvium (422) - Odense C, DENMARK - OCT 29, 2015
From tap. Pours hazy dark brown with an off white head. Aroma of crystal malts, roasted, stale hops, grass, resin. Taste is liqourice, coffee, stale hops, resin. This is just wrong...

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MrOrla (2243) - Odense C, DENMARK - OCT 23, 2015
Sample at c4. Pours black dark brownish beige head. Aroma of raost, choko, yeasty, light hops euro, quite bitter raost. Taste is very bitter raost, choko, light coffe. Morw like a hoppy stout, than IPA, which i dislike.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
pjoo (26) - FINLAND - OCT 23, 2015
Aroma hits with interesting dark fruit. Taste doesn’t quite match being a little bit one sided.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
CraftBeerNick (1920) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 17, 2015
Bottle at home, 17th October 15. Pours black, big white throthy head. Aroma is hoppy, some cocoa, slightly soapy. Taste is bitter sweet, caramel, burnt sugar, herbal, lingering bitterness. ABV well hidden. Not bad

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BruceNorris (1) - FRANCE - OCT 10, 2015 does not count
Superbe brune black Ipa belge qui rappelle un bon porter ou une impérial stout houblonnée ! Caramel café et amertume belge, un mélange idéal ?

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
veceo (1255) - CROATIA - OCT 10, 2015
Very dark brown color, average sized off white head. Aroma is very fruity, malty, touch of licorice, slightly herby. Taste is also very fruity, licorice, coffee, caramel, roast, nuts, malty, not much bitterness but still lovely hoppy finish. Slightly dry. Medium to full body, soft to average carbonation. Alcohol is nicely hidden. Great stuff.

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Rubin77 (1033) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - OCT 10, 2015
F: huge beige, lasting. C: dark brown to dark, opaque. A: hoppy grassy/floral tones, citrusy, milky chocolate, yeast. T: malt, chocolate, coffee, nice grassy bitterness, surprise dry plums, quite dry, some piny, medium to full body, good carbonation, decent bitterness on the palate, worth to try.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
poech73 (369) - Braine, BELGIUM - OCT 10, 2015
From l’Amère à Boire. Bière brune forte bien de chez nous sucrée, caramélisée avec des relents de levure. Son nez fort aromatique, à la fois fleuri et fruité, annonce un corps robuste. En bouche, je perçois un grain fort torréfié aux arômes de cacao un peu acre ccompagné d’une saveurs de fruits rouges acidulés comme la prune, la mûre et se termine avec beaucoup de saveurs sur une sensation lactée de levures argileuse. Mon bémol: cette bière tire un peu dans tous les sens: très maltée, caramélisée, fruitée et aromatique avec un alcool tenace qui coupe les jambes, et puis la trop forte amérisation laisse le palais visqueux mais en surpassant ce beau maltage, c’est dommage.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
eManu (531) - Kuala Lumpur & Brussels, BELGIUM - OCT 9, 2015
From a 33cl, pours a dark brown body with a nice creamy light beige head. Aroma of roasted malts, hints of chocolates and spices. Flavors are great, roasted malts, herbs, chocolates, hops and spices. hints off cookie and bread and caramels. Texture is creamy and yet dry, nice full body with a nice smooth bitterness. I love this balance and mixed of great strong flavors. Wonderful.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 « 3 4 5  6  7 8 9 » 50


Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50