overall
94
86
style
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
available

on tap
unknown

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RATINGS: 126   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
From the blackest depths of the brewhouse comes Damien, Child of Darkness. Spawned from the usually discarded remnants of Darkness, Damien is a dry-hopped black ale. Flavors of roasted malt and dark brown sugar suffocated by aromas of tangerine and pine.

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3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Nsanders (1069) - St Paul, Minnesota, USA - FEB 3, 2016
Tap at brewery. Black with minimal head. Tangerine, brown sugar, light molasses and leafy. Light sweetness with a light tangerine bitterness. Lighter body with a foamy feel.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pyrmir (5763) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - DEC 31, 2015
On tap at CBC15. Brown with off white head. Aroma has lots of chocolate, coffee, cocoa, toffee, light nuts and light burnt notes. Taste is fairly dry, chocolate, coffee, burnt sugar, cocoa, pine and dark sugar.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hackobock (3775) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 30, 2015
May 2, 2015. On tap at CBC2015, green session.
Black with a frothy off-white head. Aroma is toffee, roasted malts, hints of chocolate, grass, pine and orange. Taste is light to medium sweet with a roasted and grassy bitterness. Finish is light dry, roasted bitter, some grassy and herbal notes, sweet toffee and fruits. Medium bodied, soft to average carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (46059) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 20, 2015

Draught @ CBC 2015 [ Green Session ]. - Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2015, Sparta Hallen, Gunnar Nu Hansens Plads 11, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark

[ As Surly Damien ].
Clear dark brown color with a average to large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, caramel, moderate to heavy hoppy, pine - perfume, herbs, floral, orange - citrus, tangerine. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, floral - herbs, roasted, dark malt, hoppy, orange - tangerine. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20150502]

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jackl (7178) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - SEP 21, 2015
Keg @ Surly. Deep brown with a small head. Loads of sweet cocoa and toffee. Some charred grain, earth. Roasted nuts. Flavor is a bit drier. More pepper. Charred grains, toast. Dark cocoa and burnt brown sugar. Medium body, a bit oily.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Borup (12932) - Albertslund, DENMARK - SEP 21, 2015
From tap at CBC 2015. Dark brown colour with an off-white head. Aroma and flavour of caramel, fruit, malt, bitterness, grass and coffee.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Iphonephan (6550) - McLean/Jackson Hole, Virginia, USA - SEP 17, 2015
On draft at the brewery. Pours black with a tan head. Nutty nose. Flavors of cocolate , leather and citrus. Bitter finish. One of the best black IPAs that I have had.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (25749) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUL 31, 2015
[email protected] Black colour, small brown head. Aroma is fruity, liquorice, wood and some nectary notes. Flavour is fruity, mildly wooden, floral, nectary and some slight toasted notes as well. Wellbalanced and quite nice Black IPA.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TBone (16444) - Pori, FINLAND - JUL 30, 2015
Tap @CBC2015
Dark brown color, small beige head. Light licorice, sweetish toasted nose. Medium-bodied. Quite watery for ABV. Licorice, some vanilla. Easy drinking CDA.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Desverger (9669) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 27, 2015
[email protected] 2015, Green Session - fuzzy dark brown to black coloured pour with a beige/tan head. Aroma and taste is a mix of roasted malts and citric fruity, prominent hoppy, dark fruits,pine needles, big toffee, caramel, cocoa, roasted hoppy finish.


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