daknole (11402) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - AUG 15, 2013
Dark brown pour, cream colored head. Bitter earthy hops, roasted dark malts and a slightly smoky finish. Good! BVery (11361) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - NOV 13, 2014
Bottle from Binny’s in Bloomingdale, IL. Dark cola pour with a soapy tan head. Aroma is citrus and pine on top of chocolate malt. Malt-forward taste with some citrus sweetness. Solid black IPA. jercraigs (10886) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 26, 2012
2012-08-17. Black body with a nice tan head and lace. 4+ Interesting aroma, nice roast and green leafy funk. 7+ Flavour has sort of a dry roasty character, with mild leafy green hops that have a very interesting quality to it that defies my description, vaguely cocoa like but that is not really it. 8+ Smooth average plus to medium palate. 3+ A very solid black IPA. Quite nice. Growler, Campground Brewdown 2012
alexsdad06 (10817) - West Chester, Ohio, USA - NOV 16, 2012
Bottle shared by Tmoney99. Pours near black with a medium sized tan head. The aroma is green earthy and citrus hops on a base of roasted malts with some underlying cocoa. Flavor is roasted malts, chocolate, earthy and citrus hops. Overall, not too bad. marcus (10680) - Sacramento, California, USA - SEP 23, 2013
Pours near black with a transient tan head and a coffee and treacle aroma. There is a Chocolate and dark molasses flavor with a sharp bitter hop finish.
olio (10550) - Tampere, FINLAND - DEC 30, 2015
355 cl bottle @ Timo A.GT (10017) - San Diego, California, USA - AUG 21, 2012
Pours dark mahogany color with a small head. Aroma is quite nice with citric fruits, some salmiac, dark malts, subtle cocoa notes too. Flavor is bitter malty, dark fruits, lemon, hops, subtle resin notes and mild grapefruits. Refreshing, leans just the right amount to the fruity side. Nice.
Growler shared at Campdown Brewdown. Pours near black with a thick, dense head. Rocky retention. Nose is spices, apples, sugar. Taste is dry, herbal, bitter. Thinner than expected. Not bad. gyllenbock (9855) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - FEB 15, 2016
On tap at Howells & Hood.
Almost black with a tan head. Aroma of hops, dark chocolate, some licorice and grapefruit. Similar taste. Nicely balanced and with a bitter finish. A tasty one.
mabel (9787) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 29, 2012
[4695-20120817] Growler. Roasted coffee ground aroma. Black body with a long-lasting creamy brown head. Roasty coffee grounds and resiny hops flavour. Full body. Quite tasty. (7/4/8/4/16) 3.9
arminjewell (9720) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - DEC 17, 2014
(@ Campground Brewdown 2012, Millmont, PA)
Pour out of 12 oz bottle, dark brownish black pour with off white head, aroma brought notes of caramel, toffee, some nice pine, grass, some slight orange in there as well, some slight roast. Taste is a mix of caramel, toffee, roast, coffee, hints of orange and grapefruit, finishing slightly sweet, slightly bitter.