larsniclas (7036) - Billdal, SWEDEN - NOV 28, 2015
Bottled from Systembolaget. Bought a few years ago.
Black with a small, beige head.
Vinous chocolate in the aroma.
Sweet flavour with chocolate and salty liquorice. tricksta_p (4521) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - NOV 11, 2015
Bottle at home. I don’t usually comment on appearance, but this beer looks gorgeous with its black colour and thick brown head. The aroma consists of dark roasted malt, chocolate, black coffee, espresso, some dark fruity notes. Flavour is moderate to medium sweet with a moderate roasty hoppy bittersweet finish. Body is thick and full. Wow, lovely rich and thick Imperial Stout, I’d love to drink this one again! daje (4341) - NORWAY - OCT 15, 2015
Bottle. Dark brown body with a tanned head. Coffee aroma with toast, chocolate and light booze. Taste of chodolate, licorice, marzipan and roasted malt. Sweetness balanced with a robust bitterness.Lasting malty roasted finish. Quite nice.
TimE (5767) - Tokyo, JAPAN - OCT 4, 2015
Pitch black color. Lots of dark fruit roasted malt and molasses. Tons of roasted malt but not too acidic and somewhat sweet malty backbone. Fairly decent but imperial stout is a crowded area and this ain’t at the top cards04 (2784) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - SEP 20, 2015
Thanks Dresden! Pours black and pretty thick with dark head. Aromas of tootsie rolls, dark fruit, and black coffee with sugar. Flavours are anise, dark fruit, burnt malts, coffee. Nice.
ElManana (2079) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - SEP 8, 2015
Bottle at Gents Bierfestival. Mocha, vanilla, coffee, dark fruit, dry, light hoppy bitterness. Nice. tderoeck (9471) - Gent, BELGIUM - AUG 28, 2015
22/VIII/15 - 37.5cl bottle @ 6de Gents Bierfestival - BB: n/a (2015-1112) Beerhunter111 (20331) - P´Castle, GERMANY - AUG 26, 2015
Clear dark brown beer, small beige creamy head, little stable, non adhesive. Aroma: mocha, caramel, vanilla, coffee, dried fruits, alcohol, bourbon note? MF: soft carbon, medium to full body. Taste: dry start, mocha, coffee, bit of caramel, bitter hops, liquorish. Aftertaste: bitter hops, dry, coffee, cocoa powder.
Sampled @ Gents Bierfestival 2015 Das Bier ist schwarz und hat eine mittelgroße bräunliche Schaumkrone. Geruch nach Schokolade, Vanille, leicht alkoholisch. Geschmack schokoladig, erdig, Vanille, leicht alkoholisch. mike_77 (6553) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - AUG 25, 2015
Black with creamy head. Lots of bittersweet roasted malts. Light coffee and cocoa. Really smooth and silky. Alengrin (5235) - BELGIUM - AUG 24, 2015
At GBF. Californian stout with coarse, light beige head and near black colour. Lush imperial stout aroma of black chocolate, coffee grounds, ’natural’ iron, bayleaf, raisins; thick onset, dried plums, smooth and oily, filling body, touch dried banana, deep maltiness, chocolatey with a roasted touch, pleasant and accessible, creamy. Nice but a bit stereotypical.