argo0 (13314) - Washington DC, USA - AUG 19, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Campground Throwdown 2, 50cl bottle, thanks zdk. Hazy purple-brown body wiht minimal off-white head. Aroma is moderately sweet, grape/vinous, some funk, oak. Taste is sweet, grape, some vinous, caramel. Uncarbonated sticky full body.
Christian (12953) - Odense, DENMARK - OCT 7, 2012
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Boreft Beer Festival 2012. Hazy dark brown with a small, big-bubbled off-white head. Aroma of dark sugar and dried fruit, with a touch of vanilla. Sweet, dark sugar dominated flavour with yeasty touch and plenty of alcohol. Almost completely still.
Scopey (12707) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 25, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared at Craft Clerkenwell. It pours deep brown with a small off-white head. The nose is earthy, wood, berry, vinous, jammy, dirt, vanilla and toasted coconut. The taste is sweet, juicy berry, dark fruit, vinous, jammy, red grape, wood, alcohol warmth, earth and mild toast with a dry, vinous finish. Med-full body, fine carbonation and sticky mouth-feel. Pretty jammy and vinous. Pretty decent, but perhaps a touch sweet.
bierkoning (12570) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - OCT 5, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap @ Borefts 2012. Ripe fruit in the aroma. Malty sweet flavor with lots of ripe and even candied fruit, hiding the alcohol.
DSG (12170) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - OCT 18, 2015
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
[9/26/15] Draught sample at Borefts Beer Festival 2015 in Bodegraven. Murky amber-brown. Aroma of caramel, fruitiness, candy, wood. Sweet flavor with caramel, wine, wood, a bit of cookies, fruits, and a bit of alcohol. Medium-bodied.
thewolf (12134) - Kolding, DENMARK - APR 12, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle, bought @ Zombier, Spain.
Pours deep brown, bordering on black with a small, staying, creamy, beige head. Aroma has dark chocolate, oak, red wine, raisins, plums, light vinious. Medium to low carbonation, very oily and light dry mouthfeel. Flavour is complex, dark toasted caramel, dark chocolate with prunes and madeira. Lingering oak and red wine astringency. Lingering dry and vinious finish. Lovely, strong and complex.
Borup (12032) - Albertslund, DENMARK - DEC 11, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Belgisk Bryg. Dark brown colour with an off-white head. Aroma and flavour of spice, alcohol, dark fruit, caramel and malt.
Bov (12007) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - FEB 24, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
draught@Au Trappiste - hazy dark brown beer with a little foam left; aroma of plums, banana and wood; notes of pear and Cognac; full-bodied and highly sweet, tons of residual sweetness, figs, plums and other ripe fruits in a long woody aftertaste - very good but clearly too sweet for me to be great
Drake (11937) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 10, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle shared at a tasting. Pours a clear red with a thin fizzy tan head. Good head retention. Aroma of red wine, wood, toasted malt, coconut, toffee, booze, cherries. The taste is cherries, stone fruit, toffee, mild vegetal and mushroom notes. Medium bodied, prickly booze, low carbonation.
hopdog (11596) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 25, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Poured a brown color with amber edges and a small sized off white head. Dried banana chips, dark fruits, toffee, vanilla and some wood.