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RATINGS: 65   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.82   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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If it gets cold, it gets arsecold at Astra: The new, darker winter beer is here! Full-bodied with fine roast malt notes and 5.9% Alcohol. Hint: Also at deepest temperatures - arsecold serving!


Quack-Duck's rating

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Quack-Duck (7959) - Down South, - NOV 18, 2012
bottle from bierpost. Clear brownsih colour, mid-sized beige head. Grainy malty base with a touch of vegetable stock, some hints of caramel and shy hops.


2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
zvikar (3505) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - APR 17, 2014
Bottle sample at a tasting at Beer Market Jaffa. Thanks troubles. Pours bronze with a nice head, aroma of caramel, vanilla, diacetyl, toffee, flavor of carob, vanilla, caramel and malt acidity, light bodied.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
allmyvinyl (3730) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 16, 2014
330ml bottle from Beers of Europe. Pours clear dark amber, no head. Aromas of candy sugar, nuts, light spice. Taste is more of the same, but sweet, and with a sticky finish. Not so great.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
jfb (3968) - Freising, GERMANY - APR 9, 2014
(bottle) pours a clear copper colour with a frothy off-white head. aroma of raisins, barnyard and earth, with a hint of herbal hops, twigs and marzipan. flavour is mostly raisins, roasted malts and alcohol, slightly cardboardy, with a light-bitter alcoholic finish. medium to heavy-bodied with average carbonation.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
tomer (1747) - Rishon Le Zion, ISRAEL - MAR 31, 2014
At a tasting, thanks troubles, stable creamy head, clear very light brown, aroma of grain and waffle, nusty and yeasty notes and a a hint of nuts, flavour of butter, raisins, with something, musty,earthy and a hint of oxidation. Not good.

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
DSG (6162) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAR 26, 2014
Bottle sample at a tasting at Beer Market Jaffa. Thanks troubles Clear amber with an off-white head. Aroma of malt, graininess, a bit of caramel and DMS. Sweetish flavor with caramel, some vegetables and a slightly drier finish. Rather light-bodied, with a bit of alcohol hints.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RichardGretton (4263) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAR 8, 2014
Bottle. Reddish brown beer with a wispy head and fizzy body. The aroma is lightly fruity and dry, and the flavour is dry and malty with roastedness. Overall an average Belgian style beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Borup (5947) - Albertslund, DENMARK - MAR 6, 2014
33 cl bottle. Amber colour with a white head. Aroma and flavour of malt, caramel and hoppy notes.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerhunter111 (7910) - Hasborn, GERMANY - FEB 27, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein bernsteinfarbenes Bier mit geringer Schaumkrone. Geruch leicht röstmalzig, süß, leicht würzig. Geschmack röstmalzig süß, leicht fruchtig.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Douberd (2382) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - FEB 9, 2014
Stubby 330 ml bottle at home, into a tulip glass, ABV 5.9% Light amber red colour on the body, crystal clear, with two fingers of forathy off-white head. Low retention, light lacing on the glass. Aroma of caramel, malts, bread, but also some toffee. Taste is caramel, more toffee now, bread, toaasted malts, mildly sweet. Medium thin body, good carbonation. Overall okay beer, quite pleasant.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Silvan7 (723) - Samarate, ITALY - FEB 2, 2014
Bottle @ home from REWE. Ambrata carica riflessi rubino, schiuma beige, fine poco persistente. Aroma zuccherato di caramello, frutta secca(datteri) alcool tostatura zucchero di canna. Gusto dolce abboccato, poco amaro, acidula, caramello, malto tostato, finale speziato (cannella). Rotonda abbastanza calda, carbonata, vivace, abbastanza equilibrata, armonica


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