fonefan (48796) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 9, 2006
Bottle. Very dark red brown color, small head. Aroma and flavor of choloate, roasty coffee, spices, fruit, and citrus.
(Sweet coffee with warming alcohol) yespr (44811) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 27, 2008
From 1 pt 6 fl oz bottle. Pours dark brown to black with a dense chocolate brown head diminishing to a nce lacework. Aroma is mild roasted, chocolate and light hoppy. Flavour Light roasted malt, chocolate (dominantly) and light liqourice note before a solid hops flavour appears and nicely breaking the dense dark flavours. Sweet flavoured with a distinct caramel to light sugarish note. Smooth mouthfeel and the 11.7% are amazingly well hidden. Nice and balanced brew yet doesn’t have the subtle complexities of the top 50 imp stouts. Ungstrup (37333) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - NOV 28, 2005
[Vintage 2003 - sampled 2005] An almost opaque brown beer with a dense brown head. The aroma is sweet with strong notes of coffe and chocolate, but also some caramel. The flavor is very powerful with strong notes of alcohol and Cascade hops to begin with, but then coffee and chocolate on a very sweet background and with the alcohol lingering in the background, and the end is quite dry with a combination of roasted malt and bitterness, but still with the alcohol making its presence know. Nice. joergen (27984) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 18, 2006
Black coloured with a beige head.
Roasted aroma of dried fruits and liquorice.
Sweet roasted flavour of dried fruits, liquorice and hops. oh6gdx (26482) - Vasa, FINLAND - OCT 4, 2005
Bottled. Black colour, small brown head. Smooth roasted malt and caramel in aroma, also hints of coffee. Strong old coffee and roasted malt in flavour along with caramellish and smokish hints.
anders37 (26257) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 30, 2006
Bottle. Pours a black colour with a tan head. Roasted malty aroma with some hints of hops and dried fruits. Sweet malty flavor with some hints of chocolate and dried fruits. Long warming bitter aftertaste. Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 3, 2006
UPDATED: JUN 28, 2006 (Bottle 65 cl) Completely black and opaque with a small, rough, off-white head. Vinous, sweetish malt aroma. Medium-bodied, sweetish alcoholic with lots of roasted malt ans notes of dried fruit. Discreet, hoppy finish. Quite lovely. 030606 omhper (24980) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - JUN 19, 2003
Bottled. Very black with salty grapefruit aroma. Loads of salty licorice, roasty, sweet and immensly flavourful. Very bitter salty bitter finish. Many thanks to hopsrus for a box full of incredible beers! madmitch76 (24518) - , Essex, ENGLAND - SEP 15, 2015
30th April 2015Travlr (24319) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JAN 10, 2009
Bigger tasting at Ronny’s flat, Copenhagen. Almost clear very dark brown beer, small pale tan head. Palate is airy and light and has fine carbonation. Mellow dark malts and mild dark chocolate. Alcohol spicy finish. Amazed I’ve never had this but then it was a bit (just a bit) of a let down.
On draught at Birreria Paradiso. Very dark brown, tan head. Very slight chocolate aroma, taste of bitter cocoa with a bitter finish. Nice.