AndySnow (8085) - Huddinge, SWEDEN - NOV 29, 2015 hirigalzkar (3258) - Stockholm, - JAN 19, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask @ Akkurat. This is a heavy porter with deep dark notes of chocolate bonbons, chocolate liquor and red wine. It’s slightly sour in a coffee beans kind of way. I think this one should have gained from being stronger, the balance is not perfect as it is now.
How: Bottle.Hopmaestro (1749) - Örebro, SWEDEN - OCT 26, 2015
Where: SMÖF 2015.
Appearance: Black colour with a beige head.
Aroma: Chocolate, coffee, roasted malt, some caramel.
Body: Full body, low to medium carbonation.
Flavour: Roasted malt, chocolate, caramel, vanilla.
Bottle @ SMÖF 2015: 2012 Vintage - Aroma is lots of dark chocloate and coffee. Roasted malts with wooden notes. Taste is full on dark and bitter chocolate, a hint of tobacco and ash. Slightly vineous in the aftertaste. Pretty awesome if you ask me. oh6gdx (26485) - Vasa, FINLAND - OCT 20, 2015
Draught (backlog). Pitch black colour with a beigeish brown head. Aroma is chocolate, coffee, some roasted notes as well as some toffee. Flavour is toffee, roasted malts, some ripe fruits, tobacco and mild chocolate. LoFi (1752) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 1, 2013
Draught at GBWF, from my huge backlog.
A great looking black colour with a creamy light brown head.
Cocoa powder and chocolate, licorice, toffee, roasted, coffee, dark fruits.
Smooth and creamy.
Ah, really nice! Cunningham (8375) - Halden, NORWAY - MAY 4, 2013
gnoff (10891) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - APR 20, 2013
Appearance: Black color with a beige head. Ok lacing.
Aroma: Chocolate, coffee and some roasted malt.
Palate: Full body. Moderate sweet and a fine bitterness. Soft carbonation. Dry texture.
Taste: Complex beer. Roasted malt, espresso, chocolate and some licorice.
Overall impression: Tasty powerful evening sipper.
Personal stats: On tap at En Öl & Whiskymässa 2013 in Göteborg, Sweden.
Sampled draught at "En öl & whiskymässa" in Göteborg, on April 12, 2013.Furseth (2165) - Kungälv, SWEDEN - APR 19, 2013
Black color, dark brown head. Sweet, malty, roasted scent. Sweet, lactic, minerals, roasted taste. Medium mouthfeel, medium bitterness. Roasted aftertaste.
Sampled at GBWF13: Draft! Black colour, brown head. Aroma is dominated of caramelly, dust,dark choclate,sweet maltynes, and some smkeynes. Flavor had a nice mix, of tar, smokey,spicy,dark choclate, and alcy. Medium to full body, medium choclate/burned coffee beeny finish. Nice!! larsniclas (7209) - Billdal, SWEDEN - APR 13, 2013
Sampled at GBWF13
Black with a beige head.
Chocolate, coffee and some tar.
Milky palate. TEJA (3254) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - FEB 15, 2013
Thick red-brown lasting head.
A complex dark roasted maltinesswith dark fruit aroma. Smooth taste and big body. KnutAlbert (6791) - Oslo, NORWAY - JAN 29, 2013
Draught at Akkurat, Stockholm.
Lovely chocolate, sweet and dry. Soot, dirt, prunes, intense bitterness underneath the silky surface. Challengenging, yet harmonious on a higher level.