craftbeersweden (675) - SWEDEN - NOV 19, 2015
A little bit hazy, dark brown to black. A three finger high beige-brown, fluffy head that leaves a lot of lacing on the #Spigelau Stout Glass. RickFifty (1254) - Fredrikstad, NORWAY - NOV 15, 2015
Nose: Roasted malt, a lot of coffee grain, nuts, molasses, dried fruit, raisin, cocoa and ash.
Taste: Caramel malt, sweet chocolate, vanilla, dark fruit, coffee and a little hint of oak.
Body: Medium to full body. Light carbonated. GReat bitterness. Complex structure. Smooth and soft.
I’ve had this "christmasbeer" several years now and I just say: A beatiful beer!
Deep brown color, light brown head. Heavy coffee nose, roasted malt, caramel, hint of vanilla. Roasted malt taste, espresso, honey, dark chocolate, bitter coffee finish, hint of alcohol. Full body, soft carbonation. larsga (7540) - Oslo, NORWAY - NOV 12, 2015
Big brown head. Opaque black body goes hazy dark brown at edges.
Roasty earthy dusty aroma with metallic notes. Dry-sweet roasty
earthy toasted rice taste with lacquer and spice notes. Full-bodied.
Mild, mealy mouthfeel. Dryish earthy licorice and toasted rice
aftertaste with mealy alcoholic notes. Quite nice, but a bit harsh
and dense. (0.33l bottle, from Systembolaget, Torp.) kokkenrolv (348) - Bergen, NORWAY - OCT 21, 2015
Bottle. Aroma is chocolate, coffee, dark caramel, cardamom, cinnamon, wood. Black, clear, small firm light brown head. Medium/heavy sweetness, taste is cocoa, dark chocolate, dark roasted coffee, dark licorice. Full body, silky mouthfeel, long sweet, woody and roasted aftertaste. Very big and complex, beautiful beer. gunnfryd (14877) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - SEP 11, 2015
KRS 140315. Dark brown colour with a beige head. Aroma is roasted malt, burned, sugar, chocolate. Flavour is roasted malt, coffee, licorice, chocolate, sugar. Very nice beer.
Florya (2023) - Oslo, NORWAY - AUG 27, 2015
How : bottle Appearance : almost black, small tan head. Aroma : dark caramel, wood, vanilla, coffee. Palate : medium body, soft carbonation. Erasmus_ro (2945) - Alabama, USA - AUG 17, 2015
Bottle, BBE 24/10/16. Pours a dark brown, black with a latte head. Aroma is coffee, strong cacao, cocoa, chocolate, roast. Light earthiness, honey. Taste is roast, some coffee, liquorice, more of it, light earthiness, tad honey. Too light. Dedollewaitor (16159) - Odense, DENMARK - AUG 15, 2015
Bottle. Trade with Hackobock. Thanks Jacob. Pours black with a creamy beige head and lacings. Very roasted and dry with notes of licorice, smoke and tar. Dry roasted finish with some warming alcohol. Smooth and full bodied. Old school. Quite heavy! Rasmus40 (20649) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 15, 2015
Bottle from Systembolaget Web Shop. Black with a light brown head. Aroma is sweet, roasted malt, hard roasted malt and moderate hoppy - citrus. Flavor is quite sweet and rather bitter. Dry and rather bitter finish. 150715 Gaultier (1755) - SWEDEN - MAY 23, 2015
Sample @ En Öl & Whiskymässa, Gothenburg 25/4-15. Roasted malt and coffee with som hops. The finish is dry and roasted with notes of coffee.