yespr (32344) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
From tap at Paddys. Pours hazy dark brown to black with a small, lacing tan head. Aroma is roasted mal malty. Caramelish to chocolate. Dense dark malty and roasted. Bitter, dry and roasted. Chocolate and bitter. Ends roasted and dark malty.
Ungstrup (29851) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 21, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
A black beer with a lazing brown head. The aroma has notes of hops and chocolate. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, and hops, leading to a bitter finish.
joergen (21533) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 1, 2011
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught at Paddys, Malmö.
Clear dark brown coloured with a creamy beige head.
Light roasted aroma of caramel and dried fruits with notes of dark chocolate.
Light roasted flavour of caramel and liquorice.
Light roasted finish.
oh6gdx (20947) - Vasa, FINLAND - SEP 5, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught@Bishops Arms Vasagatan, Stockholm (old backlog). Quite much pitch black colour with a slightly off-white head (quite Guinness like looks actually). Aroma is smooth roasted malts, some mild liquorice, ashes and mild caramel. Flavour is roasted malts, liquorice, ashes, some caramel and mild dry wooden notes.
omhper (19985) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - MAR 22, 2011
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Draught at Man in the Moon, Stockholm. Pitch black, small beige head. Tarry nose. Bone dry with clean, hard mouthfeel and light body. Salty and quite harsh, with marked resiny bitterness. The hard malt character reduces the drinkability.
anders37 (17658) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 7, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft @ Paddy’s, Malmö. Pours a black color with a small creamy beige head. Has a dry roasted malty chocolate aroma. Roasted malty chocolate and caramel flavor with bitter hints. Has a roasted malty dry chocolate finish.
harrisoni (14141) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - DEC 16, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Terre de Boissons Calais and drunk at home. Black beer lasting thick tan head. Some roasty charcoal aroma. Flavour is dark choc and charcoal roast. Some zing on the finish. It’s a tasty enough stout. Decent dry stout I thought.
Dedollewaitor (14113) - Odense, DENMARK - JUN 26, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ Belarus Takes over the World Cup, 2014. Shared with Christian. Pours black with a creamy beige head and lacings. Chocolate cake, cookies, ashes and dried fruit. Smooth and dry.
Leighton (11900) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 2, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Keg at Ardbeg Embassy, Stockholm. Pours black-brown-red with a mocha-tan foam cap. Dark, toasty malt nose, burnt leaves, earth. Light sweet flavor with lots of dry, charred malts, gritty toast, soil, dirt, minerals and burnt grass bitterness. Light to medium bodied with fine to average carbonation. Quite dry and bitter to finish, with rich charcoal, dark earth, dry cocoa, faint coffee grinds. Pretty gritty. Not bad. Nice charred wood notes, dustry cocoa.
brokensail (11613) - Orange County, California, USA - SEP 25, 2012
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Black in color with an off-white head. Roasted malt with a hint of toast and coffee. Really quite bland and somewhat watery. A mild acidity to it, too. The flavor is just bland and roasty. Some coffee and perhaps cocoa powder. Very little sweetness. Very dry and somewhat acidic. A little bit bitter, too.