kryon (3554) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - MAR 16, 2012
pours black and muddy. low head
wonderful aromas of coffe, figs, dades, raisins and alcohol
medium creamy, slightly bitter roasted tones with a medium palate.
It has a sweetness that stays on the front of the mouth for quite a while
quite strong coffe bean tones, a bit too much alcohol taste
overall a very good imperial porter Marsiblursi (3076) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 2, 2012
UPDATED: MAR 3, 2012 (Bottle) Pours black with a black head. Aggressive cocoa and coffee roast backed up by woodsy, resinous, citric, black currant-like and earthy hops. Undertones of alcohol, salt liquorice, light dark fruits and wet leather. The flavour is medium sweet, medium to heavily bitter and tiny acidic with notes of tart roast and tart hops as well as a sting of warming alcohol. Salt liquorice. The mouthfeel is round, light oily and light tart with light to no carbonation. Lots of salt liquorice, raw hops and aggressive hops on the finish. Medium to full bodied. dnstone (3418) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - FEB 20, 2012
Deep brown-black in color with thin off-white head. Roasty chocolate aroma. Thin-bodied but nice chocolate-roast flavors...not bad. SaintMatty (7365) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - FEB 8, 2012
250ml Bottle (Thanks Svesse) - Black with not much of a head. Leather, plain chocolate, coffee and roasted malt in the aroma. Rich, roasted and malty taste with Bournville chocolate, roasted malt and roasted coffee detected. Rich, alcoholic, roasted and warming finish. Koelschtrinker (20403) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - DEC 11, 2011
Leicht oxidierter Beginn von dunklen cremigen aber auch bitteren Malznoten. Süß, röstig, säuerlicher Abgang, leichte Kaffeenoten. Ausgewogen, durch das süß-saure Spiel durchaus süffig. Harmonisches Imperial Porter! /11/12/12/12/12
thomat (3868) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - DEC 5, 2011
Very dark brown with a tiny, tan head. Malty with roasted tones. Malt, coffee and some sourness. Full body with a long, bitter / sour finish. Bierkrug (2129) - - OCT 18, 2011
250 ml bottle from Sweden with much thanks to omhper. With an aggresive pours it cascades into the glass. Black with a huge brown head. Aroma is salt, coffee, smoke, charcoal and licorice. Taste is more salt, licorice, charcoal, toffee and chocolate. Nice smooth palate. Well made and balanced. A great desert beer. TheJestersBeer (2430) - SWEDEN - SEP 10, 2011
Pitch black, brown edges, thin brown head.
Heavily roasted aromas, roasted malts, tar, chocolate, coffee beans, licorice, smoke.
Off-dry, full bodied, high bitterness, low CO2.
Heavily roasted malts, chocolate, licorice, tar, ashes, coffee beans.
Finishes dry, and quite acidic. (2011-09-09)
Anker (723) - Hillerød, DENMARK - AUG 18, 2011
Bottle at Theis and Mette tasting.
Pours pitch black with a brown head.
Aroma is heavy roasted malt, soy, coffee, caramel and alcohol.
Flavour is slightly salty with notes of liquorice, soy, coffee and bitter notes. yespr (45464) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUL 26, 2011
25 cL bottle. Pours dark brown and black with a small tan head. Aroma is dense dark malty, thick and hard roasted. Thick malty, dark roasted, toffee, dark breadish, almost liqourice and dry spiced. Thick and dark malty finish.