rlgk (11349) - Göteborg, - JAN 26, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Bierkompass. Dark amber/brown beer with a lasting beige head. Aroma from cocoa powder, chocolate, hazelnuts, creamy, hops, dark chocolate, nice bitterness. Chocolate flavor, ash, caramel, cocoa powder, hazrlnuts, hops, vinous, toffee notes, roasted, coffee, tart notes. Very good brown, a nice way to make this beer style interesting.
jsnicholas (215) - Woodinville, Washington, USA - NOV 3, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle (22oz $5.50): Clear dark brown with fine head. Carbonation tingles. Medium body. I tasted roasted chocolate that build, followed by some bitterness and finishing burnt. Not bad.
AndyW68 (1145) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - NOV 1, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 12/20
Dark brown with red tint and off white to tan head. Aroma is roasted malt and nutty. Taste is a sweet version of the nose. Good, not great.
Tstamba (353) - Maryland, USA - OCT 27, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at SD airport... Nice selection of local craft . Pours translucent amber brown with full white head. Fresh baked bread and roasted nuts... Just enough hops to balance it out. A well done brown ale as expected...
Christpuncher (1339) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 25, 2014
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 19/20
nice nutty start with a nice smooth malty finish. slight roasted nut flavor, slightly chocolatey. not too bitter and is super crushable. pours reddish dark brown in color with a tan head. had in wisconsin dells
Kingi (489) - - OCT 20, 2014
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Nuts in aroma and some sweetness, taste also has them nuts. Palate could be softer, a bit fizzy feel from the hops bitterness/ carbonation. Nice beer.
k0mpsa (1325) - Järvenpää, FINLAND - OCT 20, 2014
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Clear dark brow color, tanned head. Nice sweet aroma, nuts, some fruity notes. Nice taste, nuts, malts.
Aquilo (556) - Berkeley, California, USA - OCT 18, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Black, but not perfectly opaque. Thick head that dissipates quickly. Smoke and but aroma. Very rich flavor. Very dry. Smooth finish.
AdiBeer (1433) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 17, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Aroma: intense coffee, roasted malts, bread and light caramel malts. Appearance: clear, dark brown, small, creamy, beige head. Taste: light bitter. Palate: intense malts, getting slightly bitter, relatively short finish. Overall: nice Brown Ale, great aroma, could be a bit more complex in palate. Pint at AleSmith Brewing Company, San Diego.
fishonmyplane (474) - Newington, Connecticut, USA - OCT 14, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Smooth, almost creamy mouthfeel. Flavor is nutty, with more roasty and chocolate flavors than most nut browns. A little light up front but good overall.
Stuu666 (3197) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 13, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours deep brown, sweet, rich malty smell and taste, nutty.