joergen (24774) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 18, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draught at Ølfestival 2012.
Clear red-brown coloured with a small off-white head.
Sweet and light roasted aroma of caramel and vanilla with notes of chocolate.
Sweet and roasted flavour of caramel and dark chocolate with notes of dried fruits and licorice.
Ungstrup (32182) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAY 17, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft. A black beer with a dark brown head. The aroma has notes of roasted malt, vanilla, and bourbon. The flavor is sweet with notes of alcohol, bourbon, and roasted malt, leading to a dry finish where the bourbon note lingers.
HenrikSoegaard (12264) - Randers, DENMARK - MAY 16, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at CBF12. Creamy off-white good mostly lasting head. Black colour. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. Moderate bitter flavor. Some vanilla notes. Average moderate bitter finish. Oily palate.
Borup (9447) - Albertslund, DENMARK - MAY 15, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap. Hazy dark brown colour with a beige head. Aroma and flavour of spice, roasted malt, fruit, chocolate and caramel.
yespr (37603) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAY 13, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
From tap. Pours hazy dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma is dark malty, vanille and roasted. Vanilla and smooth caramelish. Bitter, toasted malty and caramelish. Smooth toasted malty and caramelish. Bitter and toasted smooth vanilla finish.
olio (8470) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 12, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught @ Ølfestival Kobenhavn.
Pours deep dark ruby red color with small off-white head. Aroma of dark berries, dark roasted malts, chocolate notes, caramel and some dark ripe fruit notes. Flavor of caramel, vanilla, toasted malts, fruity notes and dark sourish berries. Malty and fruity bitter palate, medium carbonation, dry fruity finish.
lusikka (7624) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 12, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught @ Ølfestival København 2012.
Pours a black colour with a creamy beigeish head. Aroma of roasted malts, vanilla and butter. Flavour of roasted malts, butter, dried fruits, vanilla, bourbon and low bitterness. Full bodied, smooth mouthfeel and a smooth, roasty bourbon finish. I don’t like the buttery notes here, but other than that this is a well made dessert.
tiong (5603) - Espoo, FINLAND - MAY 12, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught @ Ølfestival København
Pours dark brown, almost black with a smooth foamy head. Aroma of sweet roasty malts, salty licorice, chocolate, oak and vanilla. Taste is sweet and slightly roasty and buttery with a lot of bourbon, vanilla and oaky notes. Hints of salty licorice and chocolate. Finish is salty and bourbony. Nice, quite tasty.
laiti (7789) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAY 12, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught @ Ølfestival København 2012
Aroma has some bourbon notes with vanilla and hints of wood. Flavour has slightly stinting bourbon with vanilla and woody notes. Also hints of licorice. Warming alcohol in the finish. Good, although the bourbon comes through a bit too much.
brnandersen (2880) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 12, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample from tap, CBF 2012. Pitch black colour with a small tanned head. Aroma is roasted malts, chocolate and caramel aroma with hints of wood and vanilla. Roasted, sweet taste with malts, chocolate and caramel. Full body with a creamy texture. Finished long lasting with roasted malts, chocolate and caramel, hints of bourbon and vanilla. Excellent porter! And it´s even a Carlsberg!