anders37 (26824) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 8, 2011
Bottle @ SBWF2011. Pours a black color with a tan head. Has a roasted malty chocolate and licorice flavor with woody hints. Roasted malty thick chocolate flavor with hints of licorice and coffee and weak hints from the barrel. Has a roasted malty chocoalte and licorice woody finish. LoFi (1725) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 27, 2011
Black with a creamy brown head.
Aroma: chocolate liqueur, fruity.
Taste: sweet, onions, chocolate, boozy.
Quite heavy, a bit too boozy. Furseth (2165) - Kungälv, SWEDEN - NOV 22, 2011
Bottle @Porterfestoival i Gotheburg: Hazy black colour,Brown head.Aroma is a complex "Story" of Raisins,vanilla,caramelly,dark choclate,portviny,and fruits. Flavor wasCitrus, viny mouthfeeling, and reminds me of Portvine,vanilla, big body, long fruity finish. Werry nice!! oh6gdx (26487) - Vasa, FINLAND - NOV 20, 2011
Bottled@SBWF2011. Pitch black colour with a small brown head. Aroma is nutty, wooden, some slight alcohol, liquorice and mild toasted malty notes. Flavour is toasted malts, sweet liquorice, some wooden and vanillaish notes as well. Mild alcohol showing in it too. Nutty and roasted aftertaste with a slight alcohol burn. Balanced and big. Nisse666 (7675) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 20, 2011
Sample from bottle at Porterfestivalen 2011-11-19 Göteborg
AR: chocolate, roasted malt, hibiskus flowers
AP: pitch black colored body, wee dark brown head
F: alcohol, caramel, roasted malt, chocolate, coffey, suryp, floral
gnoff (10713) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 20, 2011
Bottle at Porterfestivalen 2011, sampled on November 19, 2011_angst_ (4802) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 19, 2011
Black color, brown head. Sweet, spicy scent. Very sweet, spicy taste. Medium mouthfeel, high bitterness.
Sample @ Porterfestivalen in Gothenburg on November 19. Pours oily black with a brown head. Taste is heavily roasted malt, tar, smoked wood and coffee. Taste is very sweet with alcohol, coffee, chocolate, tar and raisins. Finish is dry and bitter. thewolf (12705) - Kolding, DENMARK - NOV 11, 2011
Bottle, bought @ Bjergtrolden, Roskilde.blafa (511) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 7, 2011
Pours completely black with a big, creamy, cappucino head. Aroma is powerful, sweet malts, roasted, toasted caramel, raisin, oak, brandy, lots of dark chocolate. Highish carbonation, lively and oily palate. Flavour has lots of dark roasted malts, vinious, sweet sugar, clear oak and sweet brandy. Lingering malty bitter, warming finish. Nice.
Sampled at SBWF. Stockholm, September 29th, 2011.
Borup (14945) - Albertslund, DENMARK - OCT 14, 2011
Big aromas of milk chocolate, cacao, raisins and wood. The body is just as big and rich with heavy and complex chocolate notes. The cognac really works its magic. Some coffee notes but it’s overall just so wonderful and sweet. It’s quite vinous with a long warming aftertaste. Great imperial stout!
Bottle at Køge Øldage 2011. Black with a small tan head. Aroma and flavour of roasted malt, smoke, licorice, chocolate and brandy.