Oginme (54) - New Hampshire, USA - NOV 30, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draft: light off-white head. Aroma strong malt - dark dried fruits of prune, raisin. Taste is strong toffee/caramel backed with raisin and other dried fruit flavors. Finish is a well balanced bittering with spicy notes and slight alcohol bite. Body is medium to heavy. Surprisingly easy drinking and dmooth.
jw0406 (883) - atlanta, Georgia, USA - NOV 11, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
.25 l draft pours a dark brown color with a tan head. Aromas of dark fruit, sweet malt, caramel. Full bodied, very complex, a very good beet
umich03jm (2551) - Flat Rock, Michigan, USA - NOV 7, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from a trade with JStax I think. Feb 2013 bottle. Dark brown pour with a huge foamy head that fades slowly to a thick film. Aroma is sugary, fruit candy, prunes, bread, raisins, and apples. Tastes like apple sauce, prunes, dark bread, raisins, and light banana. Medium to thick body. Big creamy and foamy mouthfeel. Interesting beer not nothing special.
johnnnniee (2730) - Bedford, New Hampshire, USA - NOV 5, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at Cask and Vine with Mr Barleywine.
Dark brown in color with a smallish tan head. Rich sweet brown sugar with huge prune, raisin and date like aromas. Rich sweet maltiness balanced with a touch of alcohol. Beautiful sipper!
gnoff (8205) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - OCT 19, 2014
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottled 750 ml, at rlgk + Aniela tasting, USA comes to Göteborg 2014, on October 18, 2014. Bottled Jan 2014.
Thanks to Marsiblursi!
Clear dark brown color, small teal head. Apple, sweet, grainy, alcohol, spicy scent. Spicy, herbal, sweet taste. Spicy aftertaste. Fizzy mouthfeel, medium bitterness.
Cunningham (5327) - Halden, NORWAY - OCT 18, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear deep nutty color with an off white head. Spicy, fruity and bready aroma. Medium + body. Tad sweet and a moderate bitterness. A bit fizzy carbonation. Oak, bready, some sugar, some spices and mild smoked flavor. Decent ale. A bit strange carbonation. Well maked alcohol.
[Bottle at rlgk plaza]
rlgk (12834) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - OCT 18, 2014
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle at USA comes to Göteborg 2014. Clear amber beer with a nice offwhite head. Sulphur aroma, metal, hay, iron woody notes. Sourish woody flavor, iron, yeasty notes, sulphur. I dont like this, I am sorry.
Yoachim (46) - SWEDEN - OCT 18, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Flaska på provningen USA comes to Göteborg 2014.
Luktar Syrligt, fruktigt, socker,
fin mörk koppar färg.
Smakar marshmallow, syrligt, fruktigt, metall
tkrjukoff (4167) - SWEDEN - OCT 18, 2014
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bomber @ rlgk. Pours clear redish amber with a nice tanned head. Aroma is malty funky dusty tiny touch of smoke. Flavor is sweet malty slightly fruity nicely bitter.
_angst_ (3353) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - OCT 18, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle courtesy of Marsiblursi. Pours hazy dark reddish brown with a rather small creamy goldenish beige head that leaves some sprace thick lacing and trace on the glass while dissipating. Smell is sweet and estery with sweet dark bread, caramel, baked pears, marzipan, moist soil, leather, lemon peal and alcohol. Taste is sweet, tiny bitter and malty with sweet dark bread, caramel, toffee, baked pears, apple sauce, hay, moist soil, charred wood and hints of grapefruit pith. Mouthfeel is soft, round, very tiny astringent, tiny boozy and near full bodied. finish is slightly sweet, slightly bitter and estery with sweet dark bread, toffee, baked pears, moist soil, lemon peal, charred wood, pepper corns and hints of marzipan. Very nice subtly complex belgian strong dark ale.