tiong (12491) - Espoo, FINLAND - SEP 26, 2020
UPDATED: SEP 26, 2020 500ml bottle. 2016 vintage. Smooth, slightly roasty and sweetish with some coffee, honey, toffee, syrup, vanilla and cocoa. Quite balanced despite its quite old. Tide (8006) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 26, 2020
UPDATED: SEP 26, 2020 Bottle from a friend. Black color, beige head. Bitter taste with roasted malts, coffee, honey, chocolate, nuts, licorice and dark fruits. Bitter finish with roasted malts, coffee, chocolate, honey, licorice, dark fruits, bourbon and nuts. Excellent imperial stout. SHIG (8336) - Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, ENGLAND - NOV 10, 2019
UPDATED: NOV 10, 2019 Bottle: Poured a black with brown and red edges, head was bubbles tan. Aroma was vanilla , coffee, boozy. Taste is vanilla, coffee, chocolate, roasted malts, bourbon boozy. GRM (5820) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 25, 2019
UPDATED: AUG 25, 2019 Glass, brown bottle, 500 ml, 02 2015, from and with Big Matt, savoured on August 24 2018; eye: dark brown, semi-opaque, ring of beige head, no lacing; nose: coffee, chocolate, alcohol, vanilla, light anise, bourbon; mouth: coffee, chocolate, alcohol, vanilla, light anise, bourbon, light alcohol warmth, finale in bourbon with presence oa alcohol, full body, average carbonation, mildly sweet, lightly alcoholicslick texture; overall: really good
heman (2846) - TYCHY, POLAND - JUL 2, 2019
Verre, bouteille brune, 500 ml, 02 2015, de et avec Big Matt, savourée le 24 août 2018; œil : brun foncé, semi-opaque, anneau de mousse beige, pas de dentelle; nez : café, chocolat, alcool, vanille, léger anis, bourbon; bouche : café, chocolat, alcool, vanille, léger anis, bourbon, léger chaleur d’alcool, finale en bourbon avec présence d’alcool, corsée, carbonatation moyenne, moyennement sucrée, texture légèrement alcoolique; en résumé : très bon
UPDATED: JUL 2, 2019 Fajne podkreślona beczka, nuty kwiatowe, miodowe, w smaku słodkie, z wyraźnym miodem.
DroolYeast (2594) - VIBY J, DENMARK - JUN 14, 2019
UPDATED: JUN 14, 2019
2016 bottle (coffee and honey) thanks to Kanne. Aroma is bourbon, coffee and light honey, some dark dried fruits, oak, vanilla, dark chocolate. Black with tan head. Taste is moderate sweet, coffee, chocolate, vanilla bourbon, light oak tannins, slight bitter. Full body, oily feel and bourbon with honey finish.
311/ rejtable (3718) - Ontario, CANADA - DEC 17, 2018
UPDATED: DEC 17, 2018 Bottle from Xmas 2018 tasting. Pours bladk some head and lots of lacing. Notes are bourbon, vanilla, chocolate. Taste is big sweet, medium bitter. Creamy body medium carbonation. willisread (6519) - Farmington Hills, Michigan, USA - SEP 17, 2018
UPDATED: SEP 20, 2018 Bottle shared at Andrew's B-day Bash. Pours a pitch black with a finger of brown head that lingers. Big aromas of dark chocolate, vanilla, bourbon, oak, star anise and coffee. More coffee and star anise on the palate with fudge brownie and espresso. Some bitterness and sweetness both playing off each other. Good carbonation with cream, coffee and chocolate lingering on the finish. Lubiere (18588) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 26, 2018
A deep dark stout with no head. In aroma, beautiful sweet fruity chocolate malt with loads of vanilla, licorice, coffee grind, alcohol warmth, very nice. In mouth, sweet chocolate malt with loads of vanilla, coffee crisp, oily mouth feel, alcohol warmth, very nice. Bottle at Big Deck tasting 2018. ciocanelu (4480) - Timisoara, ROMANIA - JUL 18, 2018
Black color with creamy brownish head. Aroma is spicy with some liquorice and aromatic herbs. Also dark fruits and whiskey. Taste is bittersweet, roasty, chocolate forward with well integrated bourbon. Medium to full bodied with soft mouthfeel. Overall it's a really well balanced and tasty beer.