Beer5000 (5204) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 11, 2011
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: JUL 25, 2011 500 ml bottle. Amber body with a big, creamy beige head. Very nice aroma of grapefruit and other citric fruits, pine and caramel. Flavor is pleasant, light roasted malt, caramel, lots of citric fruit and well-balanced bitterness. Feels quite light and refreshing, still distinct in flavors, relatively complex, smooth and balanced. Really nice considering such low alcohol, could easily be a favorite session beer. Great stuff!
OleR (4804) - Oslo, NORWAY - JAN 8, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
0.5L bottle. Dark reddish brown and translucent, with a lacing near-white head. Soft, light chocolatey and toasted malt aroma, together with a significant tropical fruity and catty Nelson Sauvin hop aroma. Medium sweet, softly roasted and chocoltey malt flavor. Notes af licorice. Nice topical fruity and citrussy hop flavor. Distinct hop bitterness all the way. Well-bodied. Soft on the palate. Fruity bittering hops linger in the finish. Good stuff.
sfhodense (4789) - Odense NØ, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2010
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours brown with a beige head. Aroma is caramel, light roasted, citrus, grapefruit and pine. Flavour is caramel, grapefruit, pine, citrus and light roasted malt. Good bitterness and long aftertaste.
dEnk (4199) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - APR 18, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Aroma is very roasty with strong blue cheese hops. Some liquorice and caramel. Flavour is dry and roasty with a mild hop note. Need to try a fresher bottle for the hops to shine I guess. Still very nice though.
stouby (4141) - Holbæk, DENMARK - MAR 1, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at home.
Light hazy orange-brown with a beige head, nice lacings. Aroma light malty (roasted), heavy hoppy (spicy). Aroma light to moderate sweet, heavy bitter. Light to medium body, kind of watery.
zvikar (4086) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - MAR 6, 2012
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle sample at a tasting at Ariel’s place. Thanks Troubles, Pours brown to red with a small beige head, aroma of apricot, honey, toffee and marmalade, flavor is bitter with some roasted notes, dark bread, light acidity, medium bodied.
Arve_Christian (4021) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 15, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On bottle from Lørenskog Brusshop.
Black color, good foam.
Hoppy, coffee and forsteder aromas
Medium body & complexity .
Enjoyable , but could improve with some sting
JohnRMurdoch (3905) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - MAY 26, 2011
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 19/20
Bottle @ CASK Pub & Kitchen. Sweet pine hoppy aroma. Very dark brown colour with reasonable head. Strong sweet hoppy flavour with lingering aftertaste. Smooth & good.
stobbe74 (3789) - DENMARK - APR 15, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours a clear and dark brown beer with a beige head. The aroma is malt, notes of caramel and hops with flowers, fruit, spices and grapefruit. The flavor follows the nose closely. The palate is bitterness. Overall a good beer.
visionthing (3782) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 7, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
50cl bottle. Pours brown with an off-white head. Roasted aroma with malt, dark fruits, hops and hints of spices. Sweet and roasty with a slightly hoppy and bitter finish. Refreshing and easy to drink.