ClubGonzo (5670) - Bergen, NORWAY - JUN 29, 2013
Bottle. Pours a pitch black body with a small beige head. Aroma is coffee, dark berries, chocolate, hints of dark malts and charcoal. Taste is coffee, vanilla, hints of resin and dark sugars. Medium body and carbonation. OK, but lacks the little extra to be great. laiti (8481) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUN 29, 2013
65 cl bottle @ home, Batch #74?, bottled 14.01.2013lusikka (7813) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUN 29, 2013
Aroma has mocha coffee, some jalopeno‐like vegetables, chocolate and hints of licorice. Flavour has mocha, ashy notes, soy sauce and salty licorice. Rather smooth and silky palate. Too salty but definitely not bad anyway.
650 ml bottle.olio (10290) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUN 29, 2013
Pours a black colour with a beige head. Aroma of roasted malts, espresso, vanilla and biscuit. Flavour of roasted malts, strong espresso, grassy hops, floral notes, vanilla and biscuit. Full bodied, oily mouthfeel and a roasty, biscuity, salty finish. Very smooth and roasty with strong bitterness. Great stuff.
65 cl bottle.tiong (7306) - Espoo, FINLAND - JUN 29, 2013
Pours pitch black color with a small beige head. Aroma of coffee, hops, caramel malts, chocolate, dark malts, tar and some dark fruit notes. Flavor of dark chocolate, licorice, dark malts, cocoa powder and coffee.
Bov (12636) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - JUN 25, 2013
Batch #74, bottled 14.1.2013 -
Pours pitch black with a brown head. Aroma of coffee, roasted malts, hints of chocolate and vanilla. Taste is roasty, malty and chocolatey with notes of coffee and vanilla. Finish is roasty with notes of bitterness, licorice, chocolate, coffee and vanilla. Tasty, quite balanced imperial stout with a lot of coffee notes.
from Erzbierschof - black beer under a persistent dark beige foam; correct lacework; very roasted maltiness with a strong aroma of coffee and ashes; hints of vanilla stay in the background; full-bodied and pretty thick; creamy palate, solidly bitter, fair notes of vanilla appear in the finish along with more coffee - robust and well-made hirigalzkar (3174) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 25, 2013
Bottle. Pours black with a beige head. Notes of vanilla, cardamum and coffee in aroma. Taste has got notes of coffee, toffee, vanilla. Quite sweet and mild with a burned bitterness in the aftertaste. Thin mouthfeel for a 10,5% IS, juanenka (259) - valladolid, SPAIN - JUN 23, 2013
Botella. Presencia negro profundo con corona beige poco persistente. Aroma cafetoso sobre todo. En boca cafetosa de principio a fin con buen equilibrio de alcohol y final seco cafetoso láctico con algo de alcohol finol (3396) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 21, 2013
Pours black with a brown head.
Aroma dominated by coffee ground.
Taste of red berries, coffee, licorice, alcohol and some cocoa. Idiosynkrasie (7539) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - JUN 15, 2013
650ml bottle. Pitch black colour with huge, creamy, fairly lasting, moderately lacing, tan head. Dark malty aroma with a grainy touch, cocoa, chocolate, coffee, treacle, cautious hints of liquorice, soy sauce, basamico. Taste is moderately sweet dark malty, notes of cappuccino, grainy undertones, hints of treacle, later more dry notes with grainy coffee surrogate; constantly present subtle bitter hoppy addendum; soft and sticky palate, alleviating carbonation.