Ungstrup (29988) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - APR 27, 2013
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottled. A hazy dark amber beer with a thin beige head. The aroma has notes of malt and straw. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt and straw, leading to a dry finish. Thanks yespr for sharing.
Brandman (2227) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 19, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Murky brown, offwhite head. Smokey malty sweet aroma, really intense. Yeasty flavour with roasted and smoked notes. Nice and spicy.
mjs (4933) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 19, 2013
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Bottle, 0.5 l - BBE 16.10.14, from Alko Arkadia, 20130419) The beer poured brown and hazy. Its head was medium sized and white. Aroma had malts. molasses and sweetness. Palate was quite full bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were malts, molasses, grassy hops, sweetness and bitterness. Aftertaste was malty and bitter. A decent malty strong ale. Some harshness.
olio (6799) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 16, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
50 cl bottle @ Timo A.
Pours dark mahogany color with a minimal head. Aroma of smoke, tar, ripe fruits. Flavor of burnt caramel malts, smoky notes, tar, some fruits and ripe dark berries. Slick and somewhat tacky palate with a burnt malty finish. Excellent aroma and not too bar taste either. Nice.
laiti (6251) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 16, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
50 cl bottle @ Timo A, BBE 16,10.2014
Aroma is nice with smoke, wood and tar. Flavour is sweetish with toffee, tar, caramel, licorice, some berries and smoky notes. Not the most typical scotch ale. Nice, I like the smoky aromas here.
lusikka (6687) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 16, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
500 ml bottle, thanks BTR.
Pours a dark ruby browncolour with an off-white head. Aroma of smoked wood, lingonberries and wet earth. Flavour of tar, peat, caramel malts, smoked wood, grass and some juniper. Medium bodied, slick mouthfeel and a finish of wood, tar and peat. Enjoyable.
Furseth (1996) - Kungälv, SWEDEN - APR 9, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle: Hazy red colour, big creamy head. Aroma dominates of sweet maltynes, and caramelly, some hints of fruits, tar and smokey. Flavor had a smkey,sweet malty mix,medium body, medium smkey,tar fruity Finish.
bergstaden (1474) - Røros, NORWAY - MAR 28, 2013
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Hazy amber with an off white head - malt aroams with some smokey notes - malt body with smokey roasted malt taste - Lingering finish with smoked and roasted malts - interesting and somewhat drinkable
Borup (6645) - Albertslund, DENMARK - MAR 26, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Hazy dark amber colour with an off-white head. Aroma and flavour of caramel, malt, fruit, chocolate and smokey notes.
gyllenbock (5228) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAR 19, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle bought at Vinmonopolet Vika, February 2013. (69,90 NOK)
Hazy brownish with a nice, fluffy tan head. Aroma and taste of malt, smoke, some ham, wood and caramel. Smooth mouth feel and a nicely balanced beer. A pleasant one to sip.