jredmond (8928) - New York, New York, USA - DEC 31, 2017
Bottle shared at Ryan's December 2017 tasting. Pours a deep blackish brown body with light brown lace. Mouthfeel is medium bodied with notes of rich coffee, dark chocolate syrup and light cinnamon. Also some vanilla bean as it warms. rouhlas (4018) - Thessaloniki, GREECE - DEC 28, 2017
From bottle thanks to Michael and Fotis!! Black color with beige brown head. Roasted malty aroma, coffee - espresso, chocolate - milk and dark chocolate, cocoa, light spicy - cinnamon. toasted bread. Sweet and bitter taste like aroma. Full silky oily body with soft carbonation. Maakun (6936) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - NOV 23, 2017
Bottle shared at kermis' birthday. Black with light brown head. Cinnamon, chocolate, soft roast, a touch of smoke, coffee, a hint of chili but not sure if I'd get it if I didn't know it was there. Cocoa, hmmmm more chocolate, soft milkshake. Medium sweet and bitter with a hint of tartness. Over medium bodied with slick feel and light thin feel. Very nice. kermis (15153) - The Hague / Amsterdam / Zaandam, NETHERLANDS - NOV 23, 2017
7 4 8 4 17sjogro (5236) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - NOV 23, 2017
Bottle shared at kermis birthday tasting. Black with a small beige head. Aroma of fruity chillis, cocoa, coffee, chocolate, cinnamon and maple. Flavour is heavy sweet. Full bodied with soft carbonation.
From bottle at kermis’s b-day tasting at Kwartje. Black with quickly dying head. Sweet chocolate malts, loads of green bell pepper and older earthy coffee notes. Moderate sweet and broad earthy bitter pallet. Full body and soft carbonation.
Svartvit (1005) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 23, 2017
Bottle shared at Kermis birthday tasting. Pours black with a tan head. Sunday brunch with a vegetal chilli/pepper, very chocolate-forward on this one. mariuspoenari (3201) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - NOV 23, 2017
UPDATED: FEB 10, 2018 Sampled at Chris' birthday share. Dark pour with a tan head. Notes of cinnamon, peppers, cocoa. Full bodied, thick, chocolatey. 4/5 - - Bottle shared at Maakun's. Notes of cinnamon, chocolate, coffee, cocoa, more chocolate. Smooth texture and carbonation. Beautiful beer. SG111 (2162) - New York, USA - NOV 14, 2017
Bottled. Pours black. Tan Head. Aroma is lactose. Lots of cold pressed coffee. Cinnamon. Maple. Minimal Chiles. Not spicy. Flavor is cinnamon. Chocolate. Cocoa nibs. Some Chiles. Coffee heavy. Maple. Nice. bytemesis (9606) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - NOV 8, 2017
Bottle with thanks to Vin! Pours clear mahogany, small beige head, dissipates slowly, good lacing. Aroma is mocha, cinnamon, cocoa, licorice, vanilla. Flavor is medium sweet, light bitter, lots of cinnamon with a hint of pepper and a touch of ash along with the mocha. Medium body. Pretty darn good. haukur (2133) - Kópavogur, ICELAND - OCT 4, 2017
CBC Boston. Pitch black, whole lot of cocoa, some mocha with syrupy notes. Fantastic