martjoobolut (3808) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - MAR 20, 2017
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, BB 12.2017 (from hetbiermoment). Pours black with light brown head. The head stays. Aroma is hoppy, fruity, passionfruit, citrus, mango, roast. Flavor is sweet and bitter, roast, coffee, sugar, fruits, citrus, mango. Finish is dry bitter with some lingering sweetness. Alcohol is very well covered. Overall: very good.
gyhallmanti (386) - Groningen, NETHERLANDS - FEB 17, 2017
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
33cl glass at Proeflokaal Mout in Groningen. Pours a pitchblack colour with a big creamy beige head. Aroma of citrus, honey, peach, mocca, roasted malts, chocolate. Taste is medium sweet, light bitter with a soft dry finish. Notes of caramel, dark malts, roasted malts, hops, resin, coffee, chocolate. Texture is oily, medium to full bodied with average carbonation.
Benzai (15019) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JAN 10, 2017
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle @ home. Opaque dark brown to black color, medium sized brown colored head that lasts for a long time and leaves good lacing. Aroma is malts, dark malts, soft roast, hops and a distant touch of liquorice. Taste malts, decently roasty indeed, very nice medium bitterness, hop bitter, hops, malt bitter. Well, this is quite good actually, at least I like it. Medium body and medium to firm carbonation. Nice one!
markoijelena (2942) - Belgrade / Amsterdam, SERBIA - AUG 31, 2016
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft 0.15l at Arendsnest during Carnival Brettanomyces 2016. Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 24.06.2016. Thanks guys for sharing. Pour it dark color with small black head. Aroma roasted malt, some coffee. Taste roasted malt, coffee, nice bitters hoppy feel, smooth yeasty, medium body, fizzy carbonation, long finish. Nice!
77ships (8973) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - JUN 25, 2016
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
THANKS for sharing RB people! Sampled draft @ Arendsnest during Carnivale Brettanomyces 2016! Black, little tanned. Nose is chocolate, burned coffee, licorice roast, cold coffee, herbal roast. Taste is artificial chocolate & licorice, herbal, vegetable roast, burned coffee. Basic touch vegetable roast body. Decent roasted porter & not really a BIPA for me. Its decent for sure, bit too vegetable.
Travlr (23376) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JUN 25, 2016
3.7 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at Arendsnest. Jet black color, massive beige head. Nice pine and roast aroma. Taste has burnt coffee, lightly bitter finish. Tasty.
bierkoning (12995) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - MAY 20, 2016
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Almost black. Roast, licorice and citrus in the aroma. Malty sweet citric roasty flavor with licorice and herbal notes. Roasty hopbitter finish. Nice and clean.
blackisle (2359) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - MAY 5, 2016
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle 33cl. Poured into a tulip glass. Pitch black, tall rocky tan head, mostly lasting, heavy lacing; aroma roasted malts, cocoa, light dark fruits, brown sugar; taste medium sweet and bitter, malts, dark chocolate, spicy notes; with long duration leading to a bittersweet finish, roastiness and chocolate linger on; medium body, watery texture, average carbonation; good in balance, very nice and savoury.
Christos (5367) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - APR 21, 2016
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
(Brouwpact Black Bird) Bottle 330 ml at Cafe de Beugel, Arnhem. Black coloured body, tall adn thick brown head with very good retention.
Aroma of roasted malts, citrus, chocolate, orange cake.
NIce taste with lots of chocoalte, citrus and orange peel.
Medium body, nicely carbonated.
ShivanDragon (3799) - Leeuwarden, NETHERLANDS - APR 20, 2016
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
zwart met volle fijne kaki kraag. aroma is wat beperkt, den, geroosterde en donkere mout. smaken van den, matig bitter, den, laurier, geroosterd, zacht/romig/glad. redelijke body, lange afdronk, goed 1e bier van deze brouwer !