Hansen (7310) - Assentoft, DENMARK - MAR 16, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark amber coloured and clear. Has an off-white head, medium duration. Sweet, roasted aroma, laqurice too. Sweet flavor, more soft laqurice, moderate bitter finish. Creamy texture.
lopisar (240) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - FEB 2, 2013
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Nothing outstanding. To me just a regular porter. Nothing distinguishes it from the lot.
chrisv10 (12130) - DENMARK - NOV 25, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, 8.5% @ Torben Mathews tasting. Clear dark brown with big beige head. Aroma is malt, bread, chocolate and strong liquorice. Flavour is malt, spices, medium sweet, strong english liquorice, little chocolate and a little caramel.
HenrikSoegaard (11257) - Randers, DENMARK - NOV 23, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Frothy lightbrown good mostly lasting head. Dark red-amber colour. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. Licorice notes. Moderate bitter flavor. English licorice notes. Moderate bitter finish. Creamy palate.
mikkellund42 (630) - DENMARK - NOV 21, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: NOV 22, 2012 Bottle @ Torben Mathews smagning 2012-11-21. Pours reddish black with white head. Aroma is iron, coffee, roasted malt, old red port wine. Taste is very sweet and light bitter. Body is velvety with soft carbonation. Finish is coffee, chocolate, caramel and hints of coriander.
olio (7308) - Tampere, FINLAND - NOV 16, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
33 cl bottle @ Konttori, Tampere.
Pours hazy deep dark red color with a small head. Aroma of dark berries, yeast, malts, some ripe fruits and spice notes. Flavour of malts, ripe fruits, dark berries and some yeast. Decent body, a bit too fruity though.
Bragesnak (5395) - Aarhus, DENMARK - NOV 10, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Matthews tasting, Aarhus, DK.
Dark brown with beige head. Aroma of roasted malt and some metal. Flavour with much liqourice.
Blade86 (850) - Wrocław, POLAND - NOV 4, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Aroma: coffee, chocolate, little fruity & toast; Appearance: black, just a little translucent, clear, quickly falling brown(ish) head; Taste: medium sweetness, light-medium bitterness, (coffee in overall with dark chocolate hints); Palate: medium body, creamy, creamy, soft carbonation, slightly bitter, coffee(ish) finish;
Overall: not my favorite type but nevertheless, quite good, you can feel the quality
LoFi (1639) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 9, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sampled bottle at GBF 2012.
Very dark brown, beige head.
Aroma: roasted, licorice, fruity.
Taste: roasted, chocolate, licorice, candy, quite sweet.
Definitely OK, but nothing special.
Furseth (2014) - Kungälv, SWEDEN - AUG 23, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle: black color, creamy head. Aroma is dominated of Brown sugar, chocolate, coffee. Flavor vad a nice mix of coffee, dark chocolate, vanilla . Medium body, medium dark chocolate/coffee finish!