ilovedarkbeer (2750) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - FEB 7, 2010
Bottle thanks to bu11eye. Nose is brownie, blue cheese, and muffins. Taste is hersheys chocolate syrup with a little bit of orange rind. thirdeye11 (6162) - Dallas, Texas, USA - FEB 6, 2010
( 75cl bottle thanks to bu11zeye #84/260, brewed 7-8-09, bottled 8-14-09) Pours near black with light off-white ring of bubbles. Nose of bbq, charcoal, smoke, and cocoa. Taste of dark chocolate, smoke, and roastiness. Finish is creamy with nice medium-thick body. angrypirate06 (1388) - Texas, USA - FEB 6, 2010
Thanks to bu11zeye for sharing this one. Poured black with a small head. Aroma is coffee grounds, earth and dirt. Flavor is unsweet cocoa, dirt, earth and BBQ. BarZigKin (511) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - FEB 5, 2010
Big thanks to Bu11zeye for sharing this bottle. Bottle #84. Pours a dark brown body with amber highlights and an off-white head. Nose of malt sweetness, hint of bourbon whiskey, irish coffee and some alcohol. Taste follows the nose with dark fruits, semi-sweet chocolate and bourbon. Medium mouthfeel and a short to medium dry, roasty finish Cavie (4836) - Arlington, Texas, USA - FEB 5, 2010
Bottle courtesy of bu11zeye. Dark brown/black color. Sweet malty pour. Warm coffee chocolate aroma. Taste is tingly beef jerky, smoked hickory pepper and sweet caramel. Tingles. Easy finish. Lightly smoked and tinted.
Mora2000 (6158) - McKinney, Texas, USA - FEB 5, 2010
Thanks to bu11zeye for sharing this bottle. Bottle No. 84. BMan1113VR (7929) - Los Angeles, California, USA - FEB 5, 2010
Pours dark brown to black with an off-white head. The aroma is coffee and roasted malt, with some BBQ smoke. The flavor is coffee, roasted malt, some tobacco and chocolate with some light smoke. There is also some dark fruit and a touch of alcohol. Medium mouthfeel and low carbonation.
Summer 2008 batch bottle number 084/260 thanks to bu11zeye. Pours with a tan head and a brown body. Odd aroma at first: rochefort blue and stilton. Later mellows to barbecue, leather and chocolate. Taste is tobacco, leather, and chocolate. Creamy carbonation. madsberg (11776) - Søborg, DENMARK - NOV 17, 2009
Bottled. Pitch blank coloured. Fluffy brown head. Coffee, roast, chocolate, light vanilla, light herbs and light fruits and alcohol. Flavour of brown sugar, coffee, vanilla, roast, chocolate and a light flowery touch. Medium to full bodied. A bit dry. Has a apply, roasty and spicy touch in the end. Alcoholwarmth on lips and palate. Quite nice and easy to drink. Ungstrup (38584) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 28, 2009
Draft. A black beer with a thin brown head. The aroma has notes of roasted malt and light notes of smoke. The flavor is very smokey combined with notes of roasted malt, leading to a dry roasted finish. Ober (2811) - Bommelerwaard, NETHERLANDS - APR 21, 2009
Draught @ De Molen. A black colored beer, with a thick foamy beige head. The aroma of dark smoked malts, with dark fruits. Hints of chocolate with coffee. The taste of dark smoked malts with chocolate, coffee. It has a nice bitterness with hints of alcohol. The aftertaste is coffee bitter.