Beer5000 (6674) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 9, 2012
500 ml bottle. Dark brown body with a big beige head. Strong citric aroma with grapefruit, pineapple, peaches and pine. Flavor has malt, caramel, citric fruit, grapefruit, pine and a nice balanced bitterness. Fin body and good aftertaste. A really nice black IPA.anders37 (26878) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 2, 2012
Earlier Rating: 11/29/2011 Total Score: 3.8
Cask @ William IV. Black body with a thin tan head. Lovely aroma of grapefruit, pine, malt and hint of liquorices. Flavor has smooth dark malt, fruit and balanced bitterness. Relatively light flavor, still really tasty, decent bitter and extremely quaffable. Very pleasant, smooth and one of the best from Brodies.
Bottle @ yespr. Pours a black ruby color with a small tan head. Has a fruity malty hoppy piney licorice aroma. Fruity malty hoppy bitter licorice flavor. Has a fruity malty hoppy bitter piney licorice finish. shoulderbroken (4255) - Tokyo, JAPAN - MAR 30, 2012
Cask at the William IV. Very dark brown colour, almost black, with small frothy gold head. Aroma is chocolate, coffee, sweetness, some fruity hops, bit of cat pee hops. Taste is sweet, roasty maltiness, fruity hoppiness. Orange and mango finish. Smooth and medium bodied. joergen (28949) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 21, 2012
Bottle at yespr.
Black coloured with a medium sized beige head.
Roasted and hoppy aroma of grass with notes of citrus peel.
Roasted and hoppy flavour of grass and grapefruits.
Roasted and hoppy finish.JanLaursen (3227) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAR 20, 2012
Earlier Rating: 3/7/2012 Total Score: 3.6
Cask at ACBF 2012.
Dark brown coloured with a small beige head.
Fruity and light roasted aroma of hops and pine needles with notes of grass.
Fruity and hoppy flavour of grass and grape fruits.
Dry hoppy finish.
Bottle, 50 cl. Black-brown with a huge frothy beige head. Aroma is hoppy with toasted malts, grapefruits, citrus and hints of licorice. Flavor is bitter-sweet with lots of grapefruits and licorice, leading to a dry bitter finish. Medium body.
Pinball (12220) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAR 20, 2012
clear dark brown, smooth light brown head.
roasted aroma, bitter hoppy balance. flavor is roasted malty, bitter hoppy balance, faint herbal bitterness. (english hops added?) yespr (47034) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 20, 2012
50 cL bottle. Pours hazy dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma is roasted malty and crisp hoppy. Grapefruity hoppy. Citrusy and light sweaty. Crisp hoppy and grapefruity. Bitter and toasted dark malty. Papsoe (25059) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 20, 2012
Earlier Rating: 3/3/2012 Total Score: 3.2
From cask. Pours hazy dark brown to black with a small tan head. Aroma is fruity and crisp hoppy. Bitter, dark roasted malty and solid bitterness. Ends dry, dark malty and lasting grapefruity hoppy.
Bottle 50 cl. Courtesy of madmitch76. Pours a cloudy dark brown with an orange hue and a dense and creamy beige leaving some lacework. Heavy hops in the nose combined with some licorice. Medium body, licorice dominates, heavy roast and a very bitter finish. Neat alright. 200312 Plovmand (8585) - Grindsted, DENMARK - MAR 20, 2012
Bottle at Papsoe. Pours black with a medium creamy beige head. The aroma is quite fruity and hoppy with notes of peaches and caramel. The flavour is very hoppy and fruity with notes of citrus and some liquorice. Highly hoppy finish. Ungstrup (38238) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAR 20, 2012
Bottled. A black beer with a dark brown head. The aroma has notes of roasted malt, chocolate, and citrusy hops. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, chocolate, and hops, leading to a bitter finish.
Earlier Rating: 3/3/2012 Total Score: 3.4
Cask. A dark brown beer with a tan head. The aroma has notes of malt, citrusy hops, and bread. The flavor is sweet with notes of straw, bread, citrusy hops, and malt, leading to a bitter finish.