Camons (13031) - Hasselager, DENMARK - OCT 21, 2017
Bottle @ DØE meeting. Pours black with a brown head, light lacings. Aroma of roasted malt, caramel, smoke, heavy peat, light chocolate, whisky. Flavor is light sweet, rather bitter, rich malty, caramel, dry wood, oak, chocolate, smoked, peaty, whisky, light alcohol. Medium body, soft carbonation, sweet and light bitter finish with warming alcohol. The 13% ABV is well keept in control. 181017 MrTipple (5982) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 28, 2017
Smoked, dark, black, roasted malts, savoury, smoked bacon. Hazy, very dark brown, small, creamy, beige head. Medium bitter. More bitter, dark, toasted malts, more smoked flavours, very rich, intense, dark chocolate, creamy texture, rye bread, soft carbonation, full bodied. Nice Impy, rich and very intense, smokey flavours are beautiful. Bottle from Uba ja Humal, Tallinn. caesar (7170) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - JUL 23, 2017
Bottle @ Benzai is uitgepierd tasting, 10 cl sample. Dsrk color, short frothy head. Bit coffee cookies, molasses, roast. Good. Benzai (16569) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JUL 22, 2017
Bottle @ Benzai is zo dood als een pier tasting. Opaque pitch black color, average to decent sized brown head. Aroma is malts, dark malts, some chocolate, cocoa, liquorice, alcohol. Taste malts, chocolate a little, liquorice, alcohol, bitter. A bit heavy but solid. DutchDrebus (6136) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - JUL 22, 2017
Bottpe @ benzai. Black colour with a medium sized light brown head. Smells roasty, coffee, barbecue, liquorice. Tastes roasty, toasty, tar, coffee. Full body, soft carbo.
kraddel (8744) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - JUL 16, 2017
Sampled at VCBF 2017. Thnx for sharing Eugene and Tim ! Pours black, no real head. Smell is dry, mildly plastic, roasted malts. Taste is full, dry, roasted malts. Peated / plastic. Not great ! 77ships (10810) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - JUN 14, 2017
Thank you tderoeck! Sampled draft @ VCBF 2017. Black, little tanned head. Nose is heavy umami, lots of soy suca, herbal, roast. Taste is thick soy sauce gravy, umami, roast, overly boozy, bitter herbal. Alcoholic low soy sauce umami syrup body. Too boozy & too soy sauce for my personal taste. Hopverdju (1433) - BELGIUM - JUN 13, 2017
Van ’t vat. Zwart bier zonder schuimkraag. Geur: niet uitgesproken, wel wat melasse en wat cacao (iets te koud?). Smaak: alcoholisch, koffie, geroosterde mout, licht zoet. Matige koolzuurprikkel. Afdronk: droog licht bitter en alcoholisch. BigMomma (251) - Leuven, BELGIUM - JUN 11, 2017
@VCBF2017. Sweet, spicy, cookies? complex aroma. Very smooth and creamy mouthfeel, malts, roast and a dry finish. Great stout! TBone (18099) - Pori, FINLAND - MAY 18, 2017
Bottled 330ml (Uba ja Humal)
Opaque black color, medium-sized brownish head. Aroma has roasted malts, tobacco and booze. Full-bodied. Roasted flavor with tobacco and licorice. Alcohol is there but it is a bit sweet and doesn’t feel quite boozy. Hoppy finish. Ok although a bit too much tobacco for my liking.