balloonbuffoon (601) - - NOV 18, 2017 bstroh707 (13) - West Virginia, USA - DEC 7, 2011
4.7 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
This is one smooth/easy drinkin’ beer that packs a hella punch. Not overdone on chocolate by any means, I taste a true crystalized maltish preserve in my hands here. The color is dark and full bodied, but the mouthfeel not overdone or heavy. The appearance makes you think, "this is gonna be stout", but actually this is one of the smoothest beers I’ve ever had. This would be a good beer to give to someone who says, " I don’t like dark beer"....your response should be, "until you had this".
At an ABV of 8%, this is one that I will always keep on hand.
12floz, COD: 10.25.2017, $1.75 unit cost, pint glass. 'Ppears chestnut brown with a mighty foam. T'is here foam leaves its film behind as I consumeth. A lil' aroma gives off a general mild roasted character. Notable features are th' walnut and gently burnt (toasted) bread flavors. D'cent full bodied 'merican scotch ale, though I prefer the creaminess of the nitro. Unfortunately, it ain't been 'round these parts for quite some time. D'pendin' on the mood t'is could be be a l'il more favorable, or much less so like in the summer. ogivlado (8097) - Zagreb, CROATIA - NOV 7, 2017
Canned 355ml. -Nearly brown coloured, small to medium sized off-white head, caramel in the nose. Sweet malty, light caramel, toasty notes, touch of hops and odd meaty notes as well. Sweetish finish. There's something that I don't like here. ehaak26 (709) - - NOV 5, 2017
Can from Hegedorn's. Aroma of caramel, roasted malts, and chocolate. Taste is sweet with a hint of bitterness. Maracuja05 (1629) - Mainz, GERMANY - NOV 5, 2017
24-09-17 // can shared at Zwanze Day 2017 @ Mon Petit Café Stuttgart. Thanks for sharing! Good Scotch ale, some tofee caramel seetness, schotch boozyness, roasted malts. josanguapo (1920) - SPAIN - OCT 29, 2017
From 32 Great Power. In Teku glass. Watching Broken Mirrror 2x01. With pok cheese. Typical scotch ale well executed. Toffee with a bit of booze and smoke. However, nothing bothering, instead providing it some character.
LetsGoState (910) - Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 28, 2017
Aroma has hints of scotch. Taste is scotch balanced well with rich malt. Overall very good. manuelacerdan (4) - - OCT 19, 2017 does not count
UPDATED: OCT 19, 2017 An absolutely beautiful and smooth beer. Malty, and firm in flavor; an excellent companion to anything beef. VDuquerroux (1860) - Airvault, Haut-Poitou, FRANCE - OCT 11, 2017
Can 35.5cL. 8%. Purchase ("Biere-revolution.com", FR). Home. A sparkling black beer with mahogany hues ; big beige foamy head ; good retention ; ok lacing. Roast, light caramel, wood, bourbon?, dried fruity notes, licorice, alcohol. Medium sweet, warming, light dry, bitter note. Medium body, light silky creamy texture, average carbonation, sweet caramel strong finish. Overall, very good ! Reading the description, there are "beechwood-smoked malts" ; yes, surely smoky notes. mieszal92 (404) - Gliwice, POLAND - OCT 10, 2017
Poszło w aromacie karmelem, kandyzo outwanymi.
Slodkie, gęste, oblepiające. Alkohol świetnie ukryty jak na prawie 9%. Kawka, mnóstwo karmelu. Powinno poleżeć w beczce Cybuch (565) - Muszyna, POLAND - OCT 10, 2017
W aromacie karmel i rodzynki. Barwa bursztynowa, piana drobna, utrzymujaca sie. W smaku slodkie, brakuje troche gestosci. Na finiszu troche alkoholowe, ale nie przeszkadza to zbytnio. Goryczka na srednim poziomie. Przyjemne, niczego nie urywa.