mikeyo1 (816) - Linköping, SWEDEN - APR 28, 2017
Bottle @ home. Cellared for 6 years. Pours a pitch black liquid with a medium, beige head, good duration and minimal lacing.
Aaoma of dry roasted malt, leather, licorice, soy sauce, vinous raisins, chocolate. Medium to big body, fresh sticky carboantion, low to allright duration. Flavor is sharply roasted with licorice, dark chocolate, leather, raisins, light smoke and oak, alcohol, coffee. Lingering dry coffee, bitter chocolate and orange peel. A bit too much soy in the aroma. vjohans (756) - SWEDEN - OCT 20, 2016
caramel, chocolate, coffee, roasty, leather, black, hazy, brown foam, medium sweetness, medium bitterness, full body, sticky, soft carbonation, long finish, bitter, balanced, little boozy Casper0904 (68) - DENMARK - JUN 22, 2016
Pours an opaque black body with a medium brown head. Aroma of ash, chocolate, roasted grain, and caramel. Flavor of roasted grain, chocolate, ash, dark chocolate, coffee, and some smoke with a dry, bitter finish. oh6gdx (26482) - Vasa, FINLAND - OCT 9, 2014
Bottled (backlog). More or less pitch black opaque colour, with a small brown head. Aroma is roasted malts, liquorice, mild lactic notes as well as some coffee and mild leathery notes. Flavour is toffee, liquorice, mild alcohol, nuts, coffee and some mild wooden notes. Balanced and quite pleasant. Stuu666 (13094) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 7, 2014
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours black, nose is light chocolate roast, taste is smoky and dry.
Leighton (21083) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 17, 2014
Keg at Mikkeller & Friends - Copenhagen. Pours black-brown with a creamy, beige head. The nose holds burnt wood, dried and leathery dark fruits, light dusty cocoa. Light to medium sweet flavor with nice bittersweet chocolate, some further leather, raisins, dirt. Medium bodied with fine carbonation and creamy texture. Dry and roasty to finish, with more bitter chocolate and old raspberries. Tasty. DSG (14685) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAY 15, 2014
[4/30/14] Draught at Mikkeller Bar in Copenhagen. Black-colored with a tan head. Aroma of roast, coffee, licorice, dark fruits (some cherries) and a vinous note. Bittersweet flavor, roasty, with coffee, a bit of licorice, some dark fruits and a burnt bitter finish. Medium to full-bodied. zvikar (6068) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - MAY 8, 2014
Draught sample at the Mikkeller Bar in Copenhagen. Pours opaque black with a small head, aroma of sausage, chocolate and coffee, flavor of coffee, smoke, sausage, chocolate, hops, medium bodied. Koelschtrinker (20223) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - FEB 2, 2014
Malzig bitterer, leicht rauchiger Antrunk. Blumig hopfig im Hintergrund, cremig, rund. Das Bier ist dabei angenehm süffig und wird zum Ende süßer. Im Abgang zusätzlich herb. 12/9/11/11/8/11 jonas (7549) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - JAN 15, 2014
Sampled at CBF 2011.
Aromatic fruity smoked aroma. Blueberries, chocolate, port.
Black, low head.
Cocoa entry, coffee, dry mouthfeel. Smoke very low level, berry notes.
Chewy, light metallic on the tongue.