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RATINGS: 68   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 55   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Originally brewed in 1999

Re-brewed for Bells 30th Anniversary in 2015


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
stouby (4425) - Holbæk, DENMARK - MAY 19, 2016
CBC16, red session, tap. Dark brown with a lasting beige head. Aroma medium+ malty (caramel, dark chocolate, licorice, cocoa, dark fruit, vanilla). Flavor medium+ sweet, caramel, dark chocolate, cocoa, dark fruit, licorice, some alcohol felt. Almost full body.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jookos (5368) - FINLAND - MAY 17, 2016
@Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2016, RED

brown bready malty, bready dry nose. Dryosh body, malty bready, some yeasty action. Dunno, bit old aley, dry malty. Flavourful tho.

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
borre_m (1284) - NORWAY - MAY 17, 2016
Sample at cbc. POours amber. Aroma is sweet, caramel, toffee. Taste has a Nice Balance, sweet, toffee, caramell.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gyllenbock (7553) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2016
Sample at CBC 2016. Almost black with a small head. Aroma and taste of dark malt, chocolate, caramel, some dark fruit and hints of oak. The body was full. Warming alcohol in the finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kermis (9995) - F*#k The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 17, 2016
On tap at CBC ’16. Clear brown with a small tan head. Aroma of veggies, caramel, malt and toffee. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter. Above medium bodied with soft carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
martin00sr (2692) - Haderslev, DENMARK - MAY 17, 2016
Tap @CBC16. Clear dark copper, small light beige head. Malty, caramely aroma, nutty. Strong boozy, malty flavour. Wood, nuts and tobacco.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rlgk (17910) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 16, 2016
Red session, Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2016. Daeep brown beer with a rich and lasting beige head. Chocolate aroma, licorice, cocoa powder, some fruits, vanilla, some caramel. Chocolate flavor, cocoa powder, milky, caramel, well hidden alcohol. Well balanced and really drinkable.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beerhunter111 (16416) - Hasborn, GERMANY - MAY 15, 2016
CBC2016. Trübes orange braunes Bier mit einer mittelgroßen weißen Schaumkrone. Geruch leicht röstmalzig, Karamell, nussig. Geschmack sehr malzig, süß, Karamell, nussig.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ClubGonzo (5399) - Bergen, NORWAY - MAY 14, 2016
On tap @ CBC 2016. Deep mahogany brown body, medium off-white head. Nose is caramel, nuts, biscuits, alcohol and hints of nougat and straw. Taste is burnt sugar, coffee, chocolate, alcohol and hints of nuts, nougat and wood. Full body, medium carbonation. Not bad, but not too memorable either.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ansalon (2846) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - MAY 14, 2016
CBC 2016. Pours reddish brown with a low white head. Aromas of roasted almonds, roasted malt, rye bread, caramel. Taste is quite sweet with roasted notes and slight chocolate roastiness. Mouthfeel is medium bodied with medium carbonation.


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