bierkoning (10265) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - SEP 18, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle, tasted in Copenhagen. Malty, slight roastbitter flavor. Hint of apple syrup. Caramel. Malty caramelly aroma. Some grassy hopbitterness in the aftertaste. Well made but not outstanding Czech dunkel.
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - SEP 16, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Clear dark reddish brown with medium beige head. Sweet aroma with roasted malt and caramel notes. Sweet flavour with roasted malt,c aramel and chocolate notes. Ends sweet.
Grovlam (4154) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 4, 2008
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Large fin bubbled off-white head that mostly lasted. Dark mahogany color. Good display of lacework. Aroma of mild sweet chocolate, roasted malt, hint of coffee and underlying grassy bitter notes. Medium bodied with an average carbonation and light dry texture. Moderated sweet flavor with some counter bitterness. Roasted bitter hoppy finish.
Svesse (6163) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - AUG 2, 2008
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Draught at Ferdinanda, Prague, 19 July 2008) Dark brown colour with ruby notes and a brief, beige head. Malty nose with prunes, cold coffee and spicy hints. Malty taste with cola, sweet coffee, brown sugar and a slightly bittersweet finish. Rather sweet but still nice.
thewolf (11188) - Kolding, DENMARK - JUL 14, 2008
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap @ Ferdinanda, Prague.
Pours deep see-through brown. A good, creamy, off-white head on top. Mild sweet aroma with caramel and lightly roasted malts.Okay mouthfeel for the low ABV, powerfully carbonated. Flavour is (very lightly) metallic, good malty sweetnesss, lightly roasted with a fine, chocolate finish that lingers.
oh6gdx (20395) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUL 3, 2008
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled. Deep rubyish brown colour with mediumsized creamy off-white head that leaves some lace. Aroma is roasted malts, mild raisins and nuts along with some pine. Flavour is roasted malts along with mild licorice and chocolate and toffee. Leaves burnt and toffeeishness in the aftertaste.
KnutAlbert (6110) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 11, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle from Mahlers Vinhandel, Frederikshavn.
Nutty, sweet, some grain, some roasted malt, a hint of soot. A bit too thin and bland.
yespr (31235) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 9, 2008
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
From tap at Řlbaren. Pours dark brown with a reddish hue and a lacing off-white head. Light roasted malt and slight butterish. Goes into a sweet dark caramel malt note. Ends with a mild bitterness swept in light roasted malt flavours and maintains its sweetness. Nice.
stouby (3737) - Holbćk, DENMARK - JAN 24, 2008
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
UPDATED: MAY 23, 2008 Bottle at home.
Redbrown with a large light brown head. Aroma moderate malty (caramel, roasted). Flavor moderate sweet and bitter. Light body. To thin for me.
cheeta (1181) - Langĺ, DENMARK - JAN 2, 2008
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Coffee/caramel aroma. Huge, creamy and light brown head. Fully lasting longevity. Clear amber body. Heavy sweet initial flavor. Medium to full palate.