HenryXXX (205) - British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 22, 2012
Pours a black with minimum beige head. Smell like dark forest chocolate cake, with hints of raisin, mission figs and the sweetness of dates. Hints of red fruit and subtle coffee. Full body. Starts with a sharp carbonation/crisp flavor, followed by a snap of fig, before going into a semi-sweet chocolate flavor. After which there is a fudge and date flavor with a slight bitterness to lighten the sugar in your platte. Quite a complex beer.
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone omhper (25351) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - MAR 4, 2012
Bottled, thanks baggio! Black, faint head. Oaky nose with some raspberry. Mid sweet, plenty of licorice, near full body. Aniseed and oak. The oak seem to have toned down the rich chocolaty flavours, all in favour of oak. Salty, mildly warming finish. Theis (15152) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 21, 2012
Bottle at Papsø - Thanks. Black - offwhite edges. Burned, fruity, mentol, fruity, oakey, english licorice, oiley notes, dryness, high licorice, light medicine, herbal notes, high malty, zulu, light tarmac. joergen (28744) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 17, 2012
Bottle at Papsø.
Dark brown coloured with a medium sized beige head.
Roasted aroma of caramel, alcohol, marzipan and liquorice.
Roasted flavour of caramel, liquorice, hops and alcohol.
Roasted and hoppy finish. JanLaursen (3227) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 14, 2012
Bottle. Black beer with a small light brown head. Aroma with notes of roasted malts, preserved fruits, licorice, subdued oak. Taste is sweet, only lightly oaked, nicely balancing the lingering bitter finish. Big bodied. Better and more smooth than the "average" version....
Ungstrup (38138) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 14, 2012
Bottled. A pitch black beer with a thin dark brown head. The aroma has notes of alcohol, wood, brettanomyces, and roasted malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of roasted malt, soy sauce, bread, and a bit of brettanomyces, leading to a lightly tart finish. yespr (46530) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 14, 2012
33 cL bottle. Pours hazy dark brown to black with a small tan head. Aroma is thick malty and light vanilla touch. Dark roasted malty, chocolate and light vanilla. Bitter, dark malty and smooth chocolate mixed with vanilla. Smooth malty finish. Pinball (12187) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 14, 2012
clear dark brown, smooth light brown head.
roasted malty aroma, slightly boozy.
flavor is roasted malty, wood, booze. Papsoe (25060) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 14, 2012
Bottle 33 cl. Courtesy of bluebetty. Pours an almost pitch black with a vague reddish hue and a beige head. Roasty nose, some raisins and a vague woody note. Solid body, heavy roast, sweet raisins and a subtle if absolutely woody note. Warming alcohol finish. 140212 Davros (3231) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - FEB 7, 2012
Pours black with a large, tan head.
Nose shows roasted malt, soft booze, chocolate and soft vanilla oak characters.
Lots of roasted malt as a flavours too, alongside soft booze, some sharp oak and belgian-like spicy notes. The oak and alcohol is a bit too strong for my liking.
Body could be a bit thicker.