Oakes (12789) - Vancouver, British Columbia, - NOV 3, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark amber borwn. Thin head. Fairly rich caramel malts with some old ale fruitiness. Sweet, light toffee character. The finish brings some of that fruit in as well, and a dash of alcohol.
jolo (921) - Uppsala, Sweden, SOUTH AFRICA - JAN 22, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle 550ml. A cloudy dark brown colour with a brown thin head. An aroma of malt, caramel, bread, alcohol and fruit. The taste is medium sweet and medium bitter. A medium body and soft carbonation. A fairly long fruity finish.
AtronSeige (718) - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - NOV 19, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Aroma: Sweet molasses, dark dried fruit, alcohol,
Appearance: Hazy brown body. Spare light-brown head.
Flavour: Medium-sweet, dried fruit, medium-bitterness.
Palate: Medium body. High carbonation. Alcohol warming.
Overall: Do not be fooled by the name, this is NOT a Bitter! I think this beer will go down great with a plate of rich food.
440 ml bottle, poured.
18B. Belgian Dubbel
Beershine (5218) - The Sunshine State, Florida, USA - OCT 17, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from brewery. Cloudy brown with stable coffee colored head
Although yeasty on the nose and palate, it works here, offering a nice body with a natural feel...the malt character is rich and lovely throighout.
Bready and good