vinivini (6502) - Homiel, BELARUS - MAR 25, 2021
UPDATED: MAR 25, 2021 Appearance: petroleum black with a decent tan head.
Aroma: nice tannins delivering aronia notes, chocolate, coffee, dried fruit.
Taste: plenty of, medium plus sweet, dark malts, chocolate, coffee, aronia tannins. Low bitterness.
Mouth feel: full body, soft carbonation.
Overall: nice, smells better than it tastes.
Iznogud (9221) - Zagreb, CROATIA - DEC 6, 2020
UPDATED: DEC 6, 2020 Bottle, 330 ml shared with Max, Miro B and Tomislav. Black with brownish head. Chocolate, cocoa, some coffee, sweet, some light fruity notes, bitter finish. Full bodied, humpah (1730) - Jyväskylä, FINLAND - NOV 16, 2020
UPDATED: NOV 16, 2020 Bottle at Konttori, Tampere. Pours black color. Full of sweet notes, vanilla, bourbon, caramel, coffee, roasted malts, alcohol, cognac. Sweetness is the main ingredient in many ways here. Full body and sharp boozy taste. Complex and great, strong and sweet beer. Barrel works nicely with this one. Turboninja (2075) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 18, 2020
UPDATED: OCT 18, 2020 [email protected]MarcoDL (7947) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 29, 2020
, Tampere, Finland. Ultra-Strong, balanced nuances of highly overaged nuances of dark fruits, alcohol, licorice in prefect harmony. Wide taste spectrum and long aftertaste with hoppy dark fruits. Strong body with low low/medium carbonation. Overall, superior, bit sweet, that overwhelms the blood and malt. 8 4 9 4 18
UPDATED: SEP 29, 2020 Bottle. Black pour. Really strong and rich aroma of bourbon vanilla, caramel fudge, milk chocolate, fruity coffee, sweet cherry, earthy coconut and lot of malt. Taste has so much flavors, with delicious fruity bourbon vanilla, soft vineus grapes, chocolate, caramel, rich malt, earthy coconut, vanilla, soft subtle smoke, sweet cherry and a boozy fruity malty finish. This is amazing, so much strong flavors, but all in balance and with a good malt base to support it. Brilliant beer.
fkoolen (3242) - Eindhoven, NETHERLANDS - SEP 24, 2020
UPDATED: SEP 24, 2020 Bottle at home, thick blue waxed cap. Pours a thick viscous black ale, no head. Lots of boozy chocolate, cacao, mocha, praline, ganache, red fruity, some toffee, light-medium bitter. Nice boozy chocolate linger. Nicely soft mouthfeel, low to absent carbonation, huge body. sharkydodson (4318) - St. Petersburg, RUSSIA - SEP 13, 2020
UPDATED: SEP 13, 2020 the aroma: caramel and fruity, hints of brown chocolate, toffee, port, grapes, prunes and raisin...
the taste: caramel and chocolate, notes of cocoa, toffee, sweet wine, dried plum, raisin and oakwood...
the aftertaste: sweet, dry and warming... Kavu (8368) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 1, 2020
UPDATED: SEP 1, 2020 0,33l bottle shared with wiosna @ One Pint Pub. Pours pitch black with a low head. Aroma is sweet roasted malts with some chocolate. Flavor is sweet roasted malts, chocolate, alcohol, hops. Very sweet but very good. tovesa (3835) - Pirkkala, FINLAND - AUG 14, 2020
UPDATED: AUG 14, 2020 Bottle 330ml at Konttori. Bottled 2020-06-27. Pours black with beige head. Pours black with thin disappearing beige head. Flavor has roasted malts, dark chocolate, coffee, cognac, vanilla, bourbon, faint wood and warming alcohol. Full body, oily texture, soft carbonation, sweet roasted finish. Nice cognac and bourbon collab. Antonio369 (537) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - AUG 13, 2020
UPDATED: AUG 13, 2020 33 cl bottle served in a snifter. Poured black with no head at all. Aroma: Chocolate, coffee, cognac, vanilla, sultana, dates, licorice, smoke. Taste: dark chocolate, dark roasted espresso beans, vanilla, cognac, toasted marshmallows, sultana, salted caramel, toffee, bourbon, nougat, plums, raisins, salty licorice, muscovado sugar, molasses, soy sauce, toasted oak barrel, brownies sizzled with caramel sauce and pecan nuts, dates, cinnamon, seasalt. Huge creamy, syrupy and gloopy mouthfeel, delicious. Alcohol nicely hidden. Very complex stuff...A full body with a roasted bittersweet finish. This is one hell of a beer...a skillfully woven piece of blackest art...