morri (153) - - NOV 28, 2013
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
330ml bottle from Vinmonopolet. Big light brown foamy head. Almost opaque reddish brown body. Aroma of caramel malt, basement aromas and yeast. Sweet on the tongue at first, then some bitterness. Taste fades quickly. Slight alcohol aftertaste. Dry on the palate, quite thin.
Nisse666 (3669) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - FEB 26, 2014
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from Polet Hemsedal cons 2014-02-26 Göteborg
AR: brown sugary melas
AP: dark dark ruby, wee frothy dark beige head
F: plenty of carbonation, warming feeling, melas, caramel,
Holmen2 (294) - NORWAY - JAN 26, 2014
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Dark ruby, beige head. Aroma of nuts, dried fruits, red apple, coffee and dark cholocate.Filling.taste of fruits, caramel and dark chocolate. Medium long aftertaste. Well balanced.
djoeye (762) - Tromsø, NORWAY - JAN 21, 2014
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
33cl brown bottle 9% b@Vinmonopolet, enjoyed@home with my wife.
Dark brown body with ruby red notes. Laceworks inside the mug. Beige diminishing head. Scents; dried fruits, dark malt, some apple.
Taste; sweet dark malts, fermented prunes, leaves, earth, spices.
Ok body. Soft carbonation. Some sal ammoniac hints to palate.
Ends with chocolate malts, dark dark syrup, dark fruits, alcohol.
aleksander9 (264) - Oslo, NORWAY - DEC 27, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours a very deep red with little to no head. Aroma is sweet malt, chocolate, and caramel, Medium mouth feel with medium carbonation. Aftertaste is sweet with some fresh and citric red fruits. Some lingering bitterness in the very end. Overall: A little boring.
altonbrownd (4585) - Brussels, BELGIUM - DEC 20, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at the house of Christiana and Anders, in Oslo. They say it was the best Juleøl this year. Nice dark brown with slight head. Nose is sweet, malty, toast. Taste also of roasty malts, spices and brown sugar. Plenty of alcohol in there but well done.
RickFifty (136) - Fredrikstad, NORWAY - DEC 18, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: DEC 19, 2013 2012, stored for 1 year. Dark red-brown color, light brown head. Dried fruit nose, caramel, burnt sugar and spice. Sweet, caramel taste which is in nice balance with the bitterness. Medium body, medium carbonation, warming alcohol.
Gorm (756) - Sandnes, NORWAY - DEC 15, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Mørk rødlig brun farve ,ed beige skum som forsvinner raskt. Lukt av malt, karamell, frukt og krydder. Smak av malt, karamell, frukt og krydder. Vinmonopolet.
Inbreak (1393) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - DEC 1, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: FEB 22, 2014 Old rating rerated 01.12.2013, 0,33l bottle (2012) @ home:
Big creamy longlasting head. Aroma is slightly rich and balanced, caramel malts, dried dark fruits, nuts, malt candy, butterscotch, grass, hints of coffee, chocolate and licorice. Taste is slightly sweet and oxidized, caramel malts, grass, nuts, butterscotch, malt candy, dried dark fruits, coffee. Medium bitterness. Nice one, a lot better aged for a year than fresh.
smmaaren (168) - NORWAY - NOV 30, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
33 cl bottle. This is what I call a "juleøl". Strong and tasty. Caramel of course. Malty. Hint of chocolate and coffee. A bit sweet. Light bitterness. Thumbs up for this one.
fellebag (600) - Oslo, NORWAY - NOV 29, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
33cl bottle. Quite small off white. Very dark red brown color. Aroma is prune, oat and sugar cookies. Taste is sugar and chocolate.
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