RATINGS: 874   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 243   ABV: 8.1%
A Belgian inspired stout that is as dark as a moonless midnight, brimming of roasted malts and bitter hops. It will keep you good company in all places, be thay light or dark.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kujo9 (1095) - North Ridgeville, Ohio, USA - APR 23, 2010
Bottled: Lasting light tan head on a black, opaque body! Aromas of barnyardy oak and roast, and of course the house yeast with its plasticky phenolic... At least to me... Beyond that, hints of dark chocolate, toasty malt, and caramel. Theres a touch of sourness that completes the aroma that translates to the flavor, which is a bit on the tart side (lactic). Some light chocolate, but the aroma is more predominant with barnyard than the flavor is, thankfully. Smooth after the initial tartness with a very dry, tart finish that is both caramelly and chocolate malty flavored. Spicy flavor from both wood and yeast combo. Aftertaste is chocolatey, tart, funky, and woody. MF is dry, but smooth after a few sips. Alcohol is well hidden! Body is lighter with high CO2 level. Interesting beer! Not sure I like it as its sour, and a Belgian stout. I appreciate it for what it is, but I cant drink more than one of these a night. Great if you want something different though! I like the aroma, but the flavor just doesnt do it for me for this one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SG111 (1664) - New York, USA - MAR 24, 2017
Tap at Clubhouse BFD. Pours black, tan head. Aroma is tart sour notes, Bretty almost (not vinegar), bit of chocolate, roasted malt. Flavor is very tart, some cherry, sweet fruit, roasted malt. Little bitter finish. Very sour heavy but prominent "Stout" presence at least by Jolly Pumpkin standards.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Arcanor (390) - Quebec, CANADA - MAR 19, 2017
750ml bottle, unreadable date. Pour pitch black with a medium dense tan foam that reduce to cloud and ring. Aroma of lactic roasted malt, bitter coffee beans and alcohol. Taste is tart and spicy, I was expecting that from Jolly Pumpkin. Very complex, broiled brown sugar, black fruits, molasse and coffee crust. Medium body and high carbonation for the style. Dry and oily. Long roasted and bitter finish

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Korcz (2915) - Warsaw, POLAND - FEB 9, 2017
Backlog, ocena przepisana z untappd, w ramach uzupełniania profilu na ratebeer. Fajne połączenie palono-czekoladowej słodowości z wyraźnym kwaskiem, lacto.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
LLaurin (448) - Motala, SWEDEN - FEB 3, 2017
Dark Brown almost black with beige creamy head. Nose is acidous with hints of malts. Taste is almost bitter and lots of acid with an almost flat palate. Short and not that enjoyable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Holmen2 (3460) - NORWAY - JAN 16, 2017
From tap at P kornet, Stavanger, 16.01.17. Ebony. Dense and persistent brown head. Aroma of acidity, lemon and fermented balck malt. Similarly dry taste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
nilsas (3964) - Bryne, NORWAY - NOV 11, 2016

Lukt: Kaffe og kirsebr.
Utseende: Sort.
Skum/kullsyre: Tykt skum.
Smak: Kirsebr, svak kaffe.
Hvor: Melkebaren, Sandnes.
Medium: [email protected], [email protected],1%, N[email protected]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HenrikSoegaard (13828) - Randers, DENMARK - OCT 30, 2016
Draught. Creamy lightbrown good mostly lasting head. Black colour. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. Some sour notes. Moderate bitter nice sour flavor. Dark malts present. Long moderate bitter finsh. Creamy palate. ok balance.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Klimaet (2416) - Aarhus N, DENMARK - OCT 10, 2016
Bottle. Pours dark brown/black with a medium fluffy brown head. Notes of esters, peppers, citrus, wood, citrus fruits, hay, berries, vinegar.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ehaak26 (435) - - OCT 1, 2016
Draft at HopCat. Pour was pitch black with very little head. Aroma was coffee and some fruit. Taste was very tart. Very complex, maybe not the easiest drinking beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AlainG (2167) - Montral, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 16, 2016
Une mousse de caf-crme qui recouvre un liquide noir et une dentelle coulissante. Un nez de caf au lait, de torrfaction, de mlasse et dherbes vertes. Les saveurs me semblent tranges; crme, yogourt nature, caf espresso. Cest acidul, amer et minral. Elle russi nanmoins son tour de charme. La texture est mince, mais approprie. a se boit bien. (1952-050916)

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