Scopey (5530) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 10, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at CBC, May 2012. It pours very dark brown, with a thin beige head. The nose is cola, caramel, chocolate, chewy malt, dark fruit and spice. The taste is roasted malt, chocolate, dark fruit, vinous aspect, meatiness, chewy malt, caramel, spice and lingering alcohol warmth. Medium-full body, moderate carbonation and foamy mouth-feel. A decent Scotch ale.
sfhodense (4791) - Odense NØ, DENMARK - JUN 6, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours brown with a beige head. Aroma is caramel, light acidic notes, light smoke and dried fruit. Flavour is caramel, light smoke, nuts and dried fruit.
Rustyham (1711) - St. Petersburg, Florida, USA - JUN 2, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Deep brown color, aroma of sweet raisins, cedar cigar boxes, and deep plummy malt. Flavor is chocolates, toffee, fruitcake. It is not as sweet as big sound and more complex. Better but still not best.
chicagodri (1683) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 28, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours dark brown with a thin tan head. Aroma of caramel, roasted malt, dark fruit. Good flavor, similar to the aroma.
chrisv10 (9839) - DENMARK - MAY 27, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle @ Copenhagen Beer Celebration, 2012. Almost black with small beige head. Aroma is light roasted malts, dried fruits, yeast, hops, fruit and a little toffee. Flavour is light roasted malts, dried fruits, yeast, hops, fruit, caramel, toffee, chocolate and a little bitter.
anders37 (15568) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 27, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours a dark brown color with a fast disappearing off-white head. Has a slightly roasted malty spicy toffee and caramel aroma. Dry roasted malty spicy caramel flavor with weak yeasty hints. Has a roasted malty spicy toffee and caramel finish.
Camons (5046) - Hasselager, DENMARK - MAY 26, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap @ Copenhagen Beer Celebration, 2012. Pours dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, caramel, peat, plums, earth. Taste is sweet malty, caramel, earthy notes, oak, peat, little dark fruits. Medium body, lively bordering to aggressive carbonation. 110512
Rasmus40 (9853) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 25, 2012
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
CBC. lmost black with a beige head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel, roasted malt, dried fruit and yeasty. Flavor is quite sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. 110512
Ungstrup (28448) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAY 24, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled. A black beer. The aroma has notes of spices, wood, and caramel, as well as a lighter note of brettanomyces. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, and wood, leading to a dry woody finish.
mcberko (5368) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 23, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
750mL bottle, pours a dark amber brown with a medium tan head. Aroma is dark fruits, caramel malts, some whiskey notes, and slight alcohol. Flavour of chocolate, caramel, figs and dates, whiskey and slight booze. Complex and full-bodied - perfect mix of flavours. Awesome brew.