DuffMan (8940) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 10, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle, shared with Davey. Dark amber hazy with a soft golden head. Lovely brown sugar and plums, quite fruity and estery, pithy bitter finish. Very nice, lots of sweet dark fruits.
olio (8803) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 30, 2015
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
50 cl bottle @ hotel room, Copenhagen.
Pours dark mahogany red color with a small head. Malts and "danish berries" on the nose, some caramel and faint hops. Sweet caramel flavor with malts and ripe fruits and toffee, some sugary and molassy notes too. Not very pleasant. Meh.
Skinnyviking (8555) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 11, 2010
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. High creamy lasting light brown head. Pitch black body. Sweet coffee honey caramel aroma. Mildly hopped sweet roasted malt flavor with low carbonation and a long sweet aftertaste. Alcohol well hidden.
Hansen (8248) - Assentoft, DENMARK - FEB 23, 2011
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark, dark brown. Has an off-white head, mostly lasting. Sweet aroma, notes of dark, dried fruits and malt. Flavor is heavy sweet, more dark bread, fruit, grain, faint roasted. Syrupy texture. Soft carbonation.
laiti (7893) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 30, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
50 cl bottle @ hotel room, Copenhagen. Batch #59, BBE 09/2019
Aroma has strong hayish malt and berries typical to Danish ales. Flavour has berries, some chocolatey malt, alcohol and raisins. Not that good for a quad but this is one of those beers I bought for the label.
Svesse (7682) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - JUN 29, 2010
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
(Draught at Ölbaren, Copenhagen, 17 June 2010) Dark brown colour, almost black, with creamy beige head. Malty, fruity nose with notes of dried fruit, raisins, prunes and dark bread. Malty, fruity taste with dark bread, roasted malt, raisins, prunes, dried fruit, brown sugar and a spicy , herbal bitterness in the finish. Full body, smooth and rounded moutfeel. Fairly sweet with a whiff of warming alcohol. Rather heavy beer in excelllent balance, which makes it very drinkable. Lovely beer!
tderoeck (7668) - Gent, BELGIUM - DEC 1, 2011
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
29/11/2011 50cl bottle @ Klaas’ place - BB: 15/6/15 (2011-685) Thanks to Klaas for sharing the bottle!
Dark brown beer, small beige head, unstable, non adhesive. Aroma: sweet alcohol, dark candi sugar, bit of mocha, sweet dried fruits, chocolate. MF: low carbon, medium to full body. Taste: fruity, sweet alcoholic, chocolate, caramel, brown sugar, raisins. Aftertaste: sugar, little sour, bit hoppy with nice dry ending and touches of dark chocolate.
Plovmand (7665) - Helsinge, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2010
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. It pours an opaque dark brown with a creamy light tan head. The aroma is loads of sweet caramel, sweet ripe fruit, dates, raisins, light alcohol and dark fruit. The flavour is dark sweet ripe fruit and loads of caramel. Some alcohol in the finish. Nice but heavy stuff.
lusikka (7649) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 26, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle @ Ølfestival København 2011.
Pours a dark brown colour with a small beige head. Aroma of sweet dried fruits, caramel and some hay. Flavour of sweet dried fruits, grass, caramel and some mild spicy notes. Medium bodied with a slick mouthfeel and a dry, fruity, slightly spicy finish. Good.
gunnar (7516) - Sandnes, NORWAY - MAR 19, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Beermerchants.com. Pours dark as Coke with a small tanned head.Aroma of deep red fruits, caramel. Taste is deep malty, spicy and some wood. Lingering malty aftertaste, with some liquorice and herbs. Full bodied, nice.