markoijelena (3143) - Belgrade / Amsterdam, SERBIA - AUG 7, 2017
Draft 0.25l at Uiltje Brewery Haarlem, The Netherlands. 01.05.2017. Pour it dark color with small black head. Aroma roasted malt and light alcohol on the nose. Taste after first sip coffee, but later on sweet chocolate, light bitter hoppy notes, finish with roasted malt, leather and slightly licorice, after taste coffee, light sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, slick feel, average carbonation. Decent! CraftBeerNick (2614) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 3, 2017
Tap at Arendsnest, 3rd August 17. Pours black with an off white head. Aroma is yeast, cocoa, coffee, dark chocolate. Taste is full, bitter chocolate, cocoa, coffee, burnt malts, some booze. Nice. ZodiacM (1210) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 2, 2017
LCI. Uit de fles geschonken. Prima black IPA: hopig, rokerig, mout. Vol van smaak, met een mooie hoppige nasmaak met wat droptonen. Heerlijk! Theydon_Bois (19789) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - AUG 1, 2017
Bottle split at L42, thanks to Kenny, 26/07/17.
Extremely dark mahogany brown with a decent beige head.
Nose is charr, pine, liquorice, spice, cocoa nibs.
Taste comprises chocolate, brown bread, liquorice, charr, spice, light pine.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close peppered with earthy hop bitterness.
Decent enough CDA but perhaps lacking a touch of depth considering the ABV. mR_fr0g (12579) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 30, 2017
Bottle shared on Level 42 26/07/2017. Many thanks to Kenny for this one. A mahogany brown coloured pour with a lose mid tan head. Aroma is semi sweet sticky Rye bread, pine hop, jammy fruits, woody pine, . Flavour is composed of layered, liquorice, treacle, pine needle. Douglas fur. Palate is semi sweet, frorhy carbonation, sticky hop.
MrTipple (5378) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 28, 2017
Floral hops, dark, toasted malts. Hazy, dark brown, tiny, creamy, beige head. Light sweet. More dark, toasted malts, floral hops, charcoal, soft carbonation, medium bodied. Nice CDA, well-balanced. Bottle shared at L42 tasting - thanks to madmitch76! Christos (5859) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - JUL 27, 2017
(Uiltje Little Black Dress) Bottle 330ml at home, served into a shaker, ABV 8.8%
Dark brow to black colour on the body, tall and thick beige head on top.
Aroma of hops, citrus, dry lemon leaves, some toasted malts.
Taste has citrus, lemon flowers and leaves, toasted malts, caramel, cocoa, chocolate, well hidden alcohol.
Medium thin body, quite dry on the palate.
Lobster15 (88) - - JUL 27, 2017
33ml Bottle from the SWAFFF. Pours brown with a beige head. Nice lacing. American hops aromas take over. Roasty taste. Coffee and oak. Medium mouthfeel. Well made. Leighton (21496) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 26, 2017
Bottle shared in London - big thanks to Kenneth. Pours clear brown with a frothy, tan head. The aroma holds well toasted brown bread, mild cocoa, dried berries, wood. Light-medium sweet flavour with nice brown bread, toast, mellow toasted pine bitterness. Medium bodied, lightly oily, with fine carbonation. Finishes with some creamy chocolate, light roast, more toffee, brown bread. Solid. Scopey (14992) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 26, 2017
Bottle care of Ken. It pours hazy reddish - brown with a small off-white head. The aroma is bitter - sweet, chocolate, candy, dried fruits, stewed orange and chocolate cake. The taste is bitter - sweet, chocolate cake, toasty, earthy roast, cocoa, orange peel, zesty, pithy, cola and not much else with a drying and toasty finish. Medium body and average carbonation. Pretty ok, but wouldn’t stand out in a crowd.