peponi (1868) - Hannover, GERMANY - JAN 7, 2017
Aroma: roasted dark malts, bitter chocolate, dried fruits.
Appearance: black color and thin brown head.
Taste: low herbal/resin bitterness, really roasted (something like burnt malt), bitter chocolate, dried fruits, coffee, slightly ashy, smooth and quite dry.
Palate: low/medium body and medium carbonation, roasted finish.
Overall: Really good classical RIS, complex, nice roasted notes. ALIBALI (2122) - Kiel, GERMANY - NOV 19, 2016
UPDATED: NOV 20, 2016 Viel Röst, hinten dunkle Beeren, mittendrin Phenolharz!?. Am Ende bitter und schwarz. Solider IS Stuff ohne viel Extras. Optik ein bisschen zu hefig. 0,1/1€ vom Hahn beim 2016er WINTER BEER DAY in HH. ciocanelu (2536) - Timisoara, ROMANIA - SEP 26, 2016
Dark brown color with mocha head. Aroma is malty with dark fruits and some roastiness in the back. Taste follows with dark malts, quite bitter and roasty, some dark fruits and long, bitter, coffee finish and aftertaste. Medium body with medium to low carbonation. A really classic imperial stout. L_Lovecraft (609) - - SEP 14, 2016
Strong chocolate notes, hints of coffee, black with a good brown head quite persistant, medium/full body, law/medium carbonation, intense chocolate again...not bad maybe too sweet some times. mR_fr0g (12128) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 9, 2016
Keg at the beer gallery Milan. A pitch black coloured pour with a sticky mid tan head. Aroma is nice rich dark choc, cherry, black fruit, choc powder. Flavour is composed of rounded mellow roast, rich dark choc, black forest gateau, cherry, . Palate is semi sweet, medium full bodied, moderate carbonation. Lingering bitter dark choc. Nice!
R4N5H (1187) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 31, 2016
UPDATED: AUG 31, 2016 33cl bottle bought at De Cervesia, Lucca and opened on 30-Aug-2016. 8% ABV. Dark brown colour with a medium, sized beige coloured head which thins quickly. Aroma of cocoa and dark berry fruits. Full body and soft carbonation. Taste of sweet milk chocolate, roasted malt, caramel, cherry and coffee. Rich, with a bitter dry finish. michael_bb (121) - Barcelona, SPAIN - AUG 19, 2016
Woody aroma of coffee and vanilla. Taste is mostly sweet, it leaves a massive aftertaste of coffee, really nice. Quite lively carbonation for a stout. And the label is awesome, of course. Psytron (2288) - Turku, FINLAND - JUL 9, 2016
Smell of coffee, licorice. Black colour, creamy dark brown head. Aroma of chocolate, vanilla, roasted malt. Bitter, lightly sweet. Plentiful and very soft carbon. Smooth, slightly foamy texture. Erasmus_ro (2945) - Alabama, USA - JUN 26, 2016
Bottle, #h-J16, 25/06/2016, thanks bluus. Pours a dark brown, black with a small, latte-colored head. Aroma is chocolate, roast, dark fruit, earthiness. Taste is chocolate, roast, earthiness, liquorice. Full with decent carbonation. Bozo_skeleton (1158) - Grenoble, FRANCE - JUN 22, 2016
Noire, tout petit collet.
Aromes de malt bien torrefies pain grille, chocolat
Sensation de rondeur en bouche car enveloppante et légèrement liquoreuse
Finale assez longue sur le chocolat