jonas (7579) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - JAN 15, 2014
Sampled at CBF 2011.
Orangepeel and citric notes on fine roast.
Black, brown creamy head
Dry and fruity belgian yeast, round body and mouthfeel, great balance. Roast coffee citruspeel aftertaste. Hansen (8595) - Assentoft, DENMARK - APR 21, 2013
Almost black. Has an off-white head, medium duration. Dark aroma, roasted, faint medicine. Flavor starts sweet, more roasted notes, syrupy texture, nice, moderate bitter finish. Flat carbonation. Zita (6325) - Assentoft, DENMARK - APR 13, 2013
thanks to Helle;nice light porty aroma,black, off white foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, creamy, soft carbonation, nice harmonic bitter finish. LoFi (1718) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 26, 2012
Draught at BAJT porter week 2012.
Black with a beige head.
Aroma: malty, fruity, chocolate, licorice.
Taste: chocolate, licorice, candy, toffee, cream, light earthy.
Medium to full bodied.
I liked this a lot. gnoff (10355) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - NOV 26, 2012
Draught at Bishops Arms Järntorget, Göteborg, during "Porterveckan 2012". I had a "galopp" size. On November 25, 2012.
VsXsV (4438) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 13, 2012
Black color, tan head. Sweet, malty, roasted scent. Sweet, malty, alcohol, fruity taste. Medium mouthfeel, medium bitterness.
Draught at VilleValla Pub. Opaque black liquid with medium tan head. Aroma of coffee, dark fruit, biscuit, chocolate, ash, banana, vanilla and pine/citrus. Taste is dry and medium bitter with notes of chocolate, coffee, vanilla and dark fruit. Medium bodied with medium carbonation. Nice. rarbring (2294) - Linköping, SWEDEN - AUG 5, 2012
Aroma: The smell is roasted; bread, dark coffee and wood. Sweet dried fruits, dates, figs, raisins, some earthy aromas as well.Svesse (8601) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - JAN 22, 2012
Appearance: The beer is black, very black, has a brown high head, leaving some lacing. Good curtains.
Taste: Tastes burned brown toast, strong coffee, some vinous tones; Madeira, Sherry and Port. A cherry seeds bitter finish.
Palate: Medium high carbonation, a huge body, soft and slightly oily finishing off in an dry dryness.
Overall: Complex, demanding and rewarding. Liquid candy.
Note: On-tap at De Klomp tasting.. Reviewed 2011-07-16.
(Draught at Bishop’s Arms Folkungagatan, Stockholm, 20 Jan 2012) Black colour with creamy, beige head. Malty, roasted nose with chocolate, ashes, caramel, hints of yeast and a touch of smoke. Malty, fruity taste with notes of chocolate, dried fruit, liquorice, anise, hints of smoke and flavours of coffee coming through in the finish. Full body, fairly sweet. Tasty and complex. Very nice beer. yngwie (17053) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 30, 2011
On tap at Ølfestival 2011. Almost black, with a decent light tan head. Lacings. Salty licorice, roasted malts, chocolate and sweetness on the nose. In the mouth it’s sweet and warming, roasted and dry, with some chocolate and coffee. Decent bitterness. Full-bodied, smooth and warming, finishing roasted, bitter and with some alcohol. A quite lovely beer, tasteful, complex and delicious. 110527 skortila (5873) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - OCT 13, 2011
@ Copenhagen festival 2011. The aroma has caramel, coffee, fruit, some spice. Black coloured beer with no head. The taste is sweet, bit sugary, has some fruitiness, citrus, caramel malts, some roast. Nice balance. Good one.