djd07 (16675) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAR 21, 2018
Bottle thanks to William. Pours black with small beige head that lasts. The aroma is strong hazelnut, cocoa, roast, wood, bourbon. Slick body, similar flavors to nose, nice sweetness, hides alcohol well, enjoyed this. hallinghansen (3666) - Odense SV, DENMARK - JAN 6, 2018
Bottle at The El Catador goes to Denmark Tasting. Black body with a small brown head. Heavy hazelnut, cocoa, nougat. Guruhso (1238) - Grindsted, DENMARK - JAN 6, 2018
Bottle, El Catador @ HallingHansen. Black with tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, choco and hazelnut as in nougat, cacao, wood. Heavy sweet and moderate bitter with lingering roasted notes. Full and creamy. A nice one. Plovmand (8785) - Grindsted, DENMARK - JAN 6, 2018
Bottle shared with my El Catadorian friends at El Catador comes to Denmark tasting. The aroma is loaded with hazelnuts. I mean LOADED! Some roasted notes. Cocoa big time too. Roasted hazelnuts and loads of cocoa in the flavor. One of a kind and if you like hazelnuts this is a +4.8. I am in between. MrOrla (3946) - Odense SV, DENMARK - JAN 6, 2018
Bottle. Pours black with a tan head. Aroma is huge hazelnuts, barrel, loads of choco, roasty, light barrel. Taste is waaay hazelnuts, choko, roasty, rather sweet.
Hoprider (834) - DENMARK - DEC 30, 2017
Pours an almost black colour with very little foam build up. Has a reddish hue at the edge of the glass. Noses like Yellow Belly Sundae without much barrel character. Lots of hazelnut extract, the labre larver note (made famous by the Aarhus fam) is there big time. Taste is rather intense, flavours are full and in okay ballance. Some roast, some soyish qualities, coffee-caramel and big hazelnut. Mouthfeel is not very full. Medium I’d say with soft carbonation. Not at all blown away by this. kermis (15415) - Amsterdam-ish, NETHERLANDS - DEC 29, 2017
9 4 9 4 18rouhlas (4090) - Thessaloniki, GREECE - NOV 30, 2017
Bottle shared. Black with a small beige head. Aroma of huge hazelnut, cocoa, chocolate, vanilla and boozy bourbon. Flavour is light heavy sweet and moderate bitter. Light full bodied with soft carbonation.
Bottle shared at the Crooked Stave tasting at Beerlovers Bar, Antwerp. Black color with brown head. Roasted malty aroma, heavy hazelnut, Nutella like, cocoa, chocolate, some maple or molasses notes, light coffee. Moderate to heavy sweet and moderate to heavy bitter taste. Medium to full silky oily body with soft carbonation. 90 (1011) - BELGIUM - NOV 19, 2017
UPDATED: NOV 21, 2017 Thanks to Rouhlas!
Aroma is massive Hazelnuts. Very impressive. Nice bitterness that comes back in taste, some bourbon, roast breaks through. Palate is sticky, oily, nutty and dry?! Tad Vanilla in the aftertaste. Great balance all the way!
kraddel (9679) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - NOV 19, 2017
Thnx to Nikos ! Pours black, no real head. Smell is intense hazelnut, crispy, roasty, nutty to the extreme. Cocoa. Damn perfect scent. Taste is full, very roasty, hazelnut, cocoa, dark malts. Roasty. I love this so much...