fonefan (53043) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 22, 2007
Bottle @ Chris_o shindig 2007. Dark black color with virtually none head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, burnt, dark chocolate, light vanilla, english licorice. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily / creamy, carbonation is soft to flat. Very nice and easy to drink ;o)) yespr (49173) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 17, 2010
From tap at Church Key. Pours pitch black wtih a small tan head. Aroma is dark malty, light roasted and vague breadish. Smooth dark malty and roasted. Toffee and breadish. Liht ashtray like note. Lingering thick dark roasted malty finish. Ungstrup (39104) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - DEC 3, 2006
A pitch black beer with a thin orange head. The aroma is sweet malty with strong notes of roasted malt. The flavor is sweet with strong notes of chocolate, and a very smooth mouthfeel. anders37 (27898) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 6, 2011
Bottle. Pours a black color with a small off-white head. Has a roasted malty chocolate and licorice aroma. Smooth roasted malty chocolate and licorice flavor. Has a roasted malty chocolate finish with some bitterness in the aftertaste. Travlr (26948) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - FEB 23, 2013
Bottle. Completely black, thick tan head. Aroma of licorice, burnt wood. Taste is roasty chocolate. OK.
oh6gdx (26485) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 22, 2007
Bottled. Very dark brown colour, small brown head. Aroma is roasted malts, alcohol, toffee and coffee. Flavour is roasted malts, alcohol, coffee and dark chocolate. Alcohol burns nicely in the aftertaste. omhper (26040) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - JUL 1, 2011
Bottled, thanks baggio! Very black, small beige head. Fruity viola and tar aroma. Sweet and near ful bodied with honey, vioka licorice and tar. Warming salmiak finish. Well made imperial stout. Papsoe (25054) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 9, 2010
Bottle 35,5 cl. Courtesy of madsberg. Pours pitch black with a light brown head. Sweet hard roasted malt and some dark fruits. Solid body, hard roasted malts, vanilla and dark fruit - a vague smoky whiff. Very subdued bitterness. Well rounded and balanced. 090710 Leighton (23093) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 8, 2011
Bottle at home in NH. Pours rich, black-brown with a small, beige head. Dark coffee and mocha aroma. Good roasty malt quality, some earth. Medium to big sweet flavor, plenty of mocha, some dark berries, slight lactic sugar and a bit of booze. Full bodied with average carbonation. Bit of warmth to finish, mocha, decent roast, burnt wood, faint rubber. A very decent beer overall. Theydon_Bois (21849) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - NOV 13, 2012
Bottle on Amtrak Train 27 - The Empire Builder ( from Binny’s South Loop) - 05/11/12.
Pitch black, big coffee head which soon thins to a pond and edgeing.
Nose comprises roast malt, milk chocolate and a touch of soap.
Tastes of roast malts, chocolate, liqourice, molasses, dash of coffee and mineral tones.
Full bodied with soft carbonation and a roasted finish.
Drinkable but a bit of a let down if truth be told.