HenrikSoegaard (11139) - Randers, DENMARK - MAR 20, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Creamy off-white good mostly lasting head. Dark amber colour. Moderate malty and hoppy and yeasty aroma. moderate bitter nice caramellic flavor. Toffee notes. Average moderate bitter finish. Creamy palate. Nice.
beerfest5 (1199) - Dublin, IRELAND - MAR 13, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
not bad dubbel, a little light in almost every category including abv. not that every belgian ale needs to be in double digits abv or anything, but this is a little light. caramel color and flavor, tastes good but nothing too interesting here.
KyotoLefty (6999) - Kyoto, JAPAN - MAR 5, 2011
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at Wachi. Spicy caramel aroma with alcohol noticeable. Rather thin body, spicy, with caramel and chocolate. OK, but a bit boring.
rand (1297) - SWITZERLAND - MAR 5, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle 33 cl from Le Grain d’Orge in Neuchâtel (CH). Dark brown veiled with beige foam, sticking to the glass. The nose is malted, chocolate, notes of alcohol, toffy, ripe fruits and dry fruits. The mouth is sweetened, chocolate, brown sugar and toffee. Vinous veil of acidity and note of alcohol. Delicious.
zvikar (3897) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - FEB 28, 2011
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
At a tasting, thanks Dad, pours a deep red with a nice tan head, aroma of grapes, cherries, raisins and vanilla, flavor of carob, nice acidity, alcohol is not hidden well, too sweet, medium body.
DSG (7485) - Tel Aviv, - FEB 24, 2011
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle at a tasting. Thanks zvikar. Dark brown. Aroma of malt, sugar and a bit of dark fruits. Flavor of malt, caramel, some fruits and a drier finish. Medium-bodied.
tomer (1920) - Rishon Le Zion, ISRAEL - FEB 24, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
At a tasting, thanks zvikar, clear brown colour with reddish taints, aroma of candy sugar and honey, flavour of caramel, brown sugar, honey and a touch of hay, a bit too heavy, and much too sweet.
wekker84 (1750) - etten-leur, NETHERLANDS - FEB 20, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle a brown colored beer with a white head aroma malts fruits and some hops taste malts spices some sweetness and hops
Countbeer (4974) - Best of E-Town mit ein Brauhaus, NETHERLANDS - FEB 7, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Small off white head on top of a very deep dark brown to black colored beer.
Smell malts, caramel, hint of dark fruit, spices and light hint of sweets.
Taste is a light watery mix of malts, caramel, (dark) fruits, yeast, light bitter and lighter sweet.
bax (1227) - Hasselager, Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 3, 2011
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(Bottle 02/02-11) Dark brown, head fade quickly, plenty of yeast. Fairly average dubbel.