panacea (91) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - DEC 19, 2014
2.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Drank as Santa Paws. Pours dark brown with small white head. Nose discrete but has notes is hazelnut, roasted wood and pine. Taste is mostly plain bitterness. Dry thin body.
ogivlado (5894) - Zagreb, CROATIA - DEC 19, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottled 330ml. -from Magic Beer Room Zagreb as Santa Paws. Brownish coloured, pale beige head, mild roasty nose. Slight roasted malt, mild hoppy, caramel and filter coffee with hint of licorice. Dry finish and bitter aftertaste. Lack of strenght is evident but in general good beer.
rejtable (1431) - Ontario, CANADA - DEC 17, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Smells of scotch and candy. Grassy. Flavous of syrup, butterscotch, earthy bitterness and tea. Tasets medium, light ibitter, medium sweet. Lightish body with lively carbonation.
Kingi (495) - - DEC 17, 2014
3.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Aroma and taste is nice but the Low abv makes the body disappear which is the fault in this beer. Aroma is interesting and spicy. Good beer for its abv
k0mpsa (1351) - Järvenpää, FINLAND - DEC 17, 2014
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Tap at brewdog, helsinki. Black color, tanned head. Aroma is sweet roasty, spices, malty. Light roasty body, cold coffee notes, some spices.
thomat (2160) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - DEC 16, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from SB. Dark reddish brown with a thick tan head. Malty and spicy tones. Malt,, spices, fruit and hops. medium body with a nice bitter sweet finish.
gunnar (5660) - Sandnes, NORWAY - DEC 16, 2014
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle from Matkroken, Stokka. Pours almost clear dark ruby with a big frothy beige head. Aroma is weak malty, some liquorice and hops. Taste is light sweet malty, some spicy hops towards the end. Boring. Watery mouthfeel
Cunningham (4899) - Halden, NORWAY - DEC 16, 2014
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Appearance: Dark brownish color with an ok tan head. Ok lacing.
Aroma: Coffee, roasted and some liqorice.
Palate: Medium body. Tad sweet and an ok bitterness. Average carbonation. Dry ending.
Taste: Bready, roasted, coffee and some liqorice.
Overall impression: Decent, but a bit anonymous.
Personal stats: Bottle as BrewDog Santa Paws (4.5%) from Systembolaget in Strömstad, Sweden
Bootlegger007 (69) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 16, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Light toffee and caramel aromas, dark tawny colour with a good head retention, flavours of caramel, toffee and chocolate mild well balanced smooth finish, mild carbonation, nice to sit down on a cooler night as it’s a warming ale, very good.
ElManana (510) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - DEC 15, 2014
2.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle from Geers as Santa Paws. Dark brown, big beige long lasting head. Nose is caramel, spices, espresso. Taste is like coffee grounds, not really good. Very malty, no complexity. Quite boring really, must’ve been my worst BrewDog.