Turtles (2283) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - NOV 21, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
250ml bottle from Systembolaget. Pitch black with a small tanned head, good lacing. Roasted aroma with smoky notes, roasted coffee beans, cocoa and ashes. Silky mouthfeel, gently carbonated. The taste has roasted and woody notes, dark chocolate, coffee and licorice.
niteforce (21) - SWEDEN - NOV 15, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Really dark tones of chocolate, coffe, browned sugar and some dried fruits. Poors noce and dark with a foam that dissapears quickly. Taste takes the same as in the nose, and finnishes of with some hoppy grass flavours. Its a really good stout.
Samuel214 (764) - SWEDEN - NOV 11, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Flaska från SB. Svart vätska med tunnt brunt skum som dröjer sig kvar, lämnar en del rester på glaset. Sötsura, rostade toner av kaffe, choklad, soja, svamp, kola, toffee och en del torkad frukt. Halvtunn kropp, krämig, runda och oljig. Runda och lena kaffetoner i smaken som samsas med kola, choklad och en välbalanserad beska.
Gerbeer (3330) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 5, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
250 ml bottle. Pours black with short tan head. Aromas of molasses, oily black coffee, and roasted malts. Flavors of black coffee, liquorice and dry roasted barley. Oily. Nice
rouhlas (2941) - GREECE - OCT 16, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Black color with brown head. Roasted malty aroma, coffee, licorice, chocolate, light fruity, some smoked notes. Sweet and bitter taste like aroma. Medium oily body with soft carbonation.
djoeye (4130) - Tromsø, NORWAY - MAY 24, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Look; fruity beige layer on the black body with rosewood edge.
Aroma; black malts, prunes, roasted coffee from the chimney, steam bun, dark fruits, berry peels.
Taste; fresh plack plums, liquorice the fruity way, coffee, black chocolate, some dark cocoa, nut sauce as well.
Slightly dry n good body with soft carbonation.
Flourish finish with black chocolate. Nice dark sipper.
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mikeyo1 (743) - Linköping, SWEDEN - MAY 10, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ home. cellar aged for 3 years. Black liquid with a really a creamy, lasting dark beige head, nice! Slightly vinous, slightly sweet aroma. It’s roasted with dates, raisins, dark chocolate, cocoa, dark bread. Medium bodied and somewhat sweet taste. Roasted notes of dark chocolate, cocoa, honey, dates, coffee, raisins. Lasting balanced bitterness.
ninecats (517) - Uddevalla, SWEDEN - APR 30, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Backlog, 2013 bottle. Deep brown, tan head, quickly dissipating leaving no lacings. Aroma is roasted malt, coffee, burnt leather, slight chocolate. Taste is slight rough, bitter, roasted, malt and coffee, minor sweet notes with berries, bitterness and dry coffee in the finish. Medium body, low carbo. Solid.
radaplast (2) - FINLAND - FEB 17, 2015 does not count
3.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 8/20
Nice mouthfeel when drinking, goes nice with a fastlagsbulle or "lentbun". Overall a really nice stout. Not too thin, a common trait in stouts. Served in 250ml bottle from systembolaget.
Douberd (5166) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - FEB 9, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
(Nynäshamns Sotholmen Extra Stout) Bottle 250 ml at home, from a trade with hackobock as an extra, thanks Jakob! Served into a snifter, ABV 7%
Thick pour, resulting in a totally black beer, with two fingers of dark brown head sitting on top. Great retention, heavy lacing left on the glass.
Aroma of roasted malts, light coffee, liquorice.
Taste also of roasted malts and coffee, light metallic notes, coal.
Full body, carbonation is just right, smooth and creamy on the palate.