Pyrmir (1185) - Westra Aros, SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2013
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle @CBC13. Aroma of roasted malt, licorice, faint cedar, spicy-, fruity-, grapefruit- and pine hops. Flavor is malts, spice, cedar, licorice, bitter fuity hops, grapefruit, pine, little booze.
madsberg (8790) - Søborg, DENMARK - MAY 14, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottled @ CBC 2013: Black coloured. Dense brown head. Aroma: Chocolate, coffee, cedar, liqourice, pine, grape. Flavour: light fruits, light roast, liqourice, grape, spice, pine, some alcohol. Medium to full bodied. Ends light bitter and roasted with a light alcoholbite on lips and palate.
Theis (11077) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 14, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle at CBC 2013. Black - offwhite head. Nice hoppy, bruned malts, cedar, white peppery, spicy, light herbal, ok bitterness, some caramel, dry burned malty. Lovely.
kermis (2463) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 10, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle sampled at CBC 2013. Pours black with a beige head. Aroma of grass, grapefruit, roasted malt, coffee and dark chocolate. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter. Full bodied with soft carbonation.
gyllenbock (2967) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 10, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sample at CBC 2013, Saturday.
Brown with a small tan head. Roasted aroma and taste, hops, soy, licorice, chocolate and some grass. Quite nice.
joergen (17339) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 9, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at CBC 2013.
Black coloured with a small off-white head.
Light roasted aroma of caramel, cedar and hops.
Sweet and roasted flavour of caramel with notes of cedar.
chrisv10 (7838) - DENMARK - MAY 8, 2013
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle @ CBC. Black with small beige head. Aroma is roasted malts, chocolate, hop, cedar and wood. Flavour is roasted malts, cedar, hop, citrus, grapefruit, little chocolate, little sweet and quite bitter.
saxo (11216) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 8, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample @ CBC. Huge head with excellent duration. Color is black. Aroma and taste are flowers, roast malt, chocolate, coffee and notes of caramel.
Camons (3688) - Hasselager, DENMARK - MAY 7, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle @ CBC. Pours black with a offwhite head. Aroma of roasted malt, licorice, cedar, spice, fruity hops, grapfruit and pine. Flavor is malts, spice, cedar, licorice, bitter fuity hops, grapefruit, light piney, little booze. Medum body, soft carbonation, light bitter finish. Great, but just a tad to spicy for me. 030513
ekstedt (4540) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 7, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sampled at CBC 2013. Black with beige head. Strong cedar notes, piney and citric hops, some roasted notes. Medium bodied, soft carbonation. Semi dry, medium bitterness.