Bov (11698) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - JUL 31, 2011
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
from erzbierschof.ch - clear dark ruby-brown beer with a little beige foam left; correct lacework; roasted coffeish aroma with well-integrated notes of smoke and bacon; a decent carbonation and malt backbone; slightly dry and moderately bitter; long aftertaste of ashes and bacon
harrisoni (16865) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUL 30, 2011
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Chris pre Gbbf shindig 2011. Really smokey aroma. Good smokey beer. Just a little empty in the malts. Good smoke on finish. Good smoke but needs to be fuller in mouth
MesandSim (7117) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 30, 2011
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
A Mes rate. At Chris O’s pre GBBF.
Almost black with a thin beige head. Lots of chocolate malt in the nose with a lick of smoke. Excellent black smoky stuff all round in the mouth. The lick of bonfire at the edges in the finish is really excellent.
cgarvieuk (20434) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 30, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
bottle at chriss ... brown ... sweet smokey woody malts nose ... dark roast woody malts ... light smokey ... hint of chocolate
sfhodense (4789) - Odense NØ, DENMARK - JUL 17, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours dark brown with a beige head. Aroma is roasted malt, smoke, bacon and coffee. Flavour is roasted malt, smoke, cabin, chocolate and coffee.
omhper (22903) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - JUL 12, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled. Hazy dark brown, rich firm head. More coffee than smoke. Medium bodied with some caramel. Soft and chocolaty, mild salami smoke comes through more in the finish.
stobbe74 (3789) - DENMARK - JUL 5, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sampled at Copenhagen Beer Festival 2011. Pours a clear and brown beer with a beige head. The aroma is malt, smoke and peat. The flavor follows the nose. The palate is dry with sweetness and smoke. Overall an average beer.
charlotte (5129) - rødovre, DENMARK - JUL 4, 2011
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle.Dark Brown colour with beige head.Flavor of chocolate,carmel and tar,well smoked and malty with hint of dry fruits and rye bread.Full body and nice smoked finish.
Cuso (7454) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUN 22, 2011
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled from Bierkompass. Very dark almost black color with nice huge beige head. aroma of coffee, caramel, roasted malt. Taste, coffee, chocolate hints, caramel, smoke. Dry finish. Good.
gunnfryd (13932) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 19, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. dark brown colour with a beige head. Aroma is roasted, smoked, malt, hop, chocolata, coffee. Flavour is smoked, roasted malt, hop, caramel, coffee, chocolate.. Full body. Nice beer.