mike_77 (2451) - NETHERLANDS - FEB 26, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Aroma is quite dry and woody. Flavour has a rich, fruity sweetness a bit like dried raisins. Itís a full flavour for quite low alcohol.
Ethereal (2399) - Los Angeles, California, USA - DEC 31, 2009
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at the White Horse, Belgian Festival, 30th Aug 09. Dark brown with a plum and raisin aroma. Strong caramel taste. Smooth palate. Strength well hidden. Very balanced and enjoyable.
Rosebud butternuts (2396) - Denton, Texas, USA - FEB 18, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
bottle thanks to bu11zeye. poured a deep amber/ruby color. aroma of apple and pear baby food. flavor was fruity, spices, overall subtle. medium body and high carbonation. not bad at all.
Jerre (2360) - Waregem, BELGIUM - OCT 29, 2006
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle, 33 cl. Dark brownish colour, beige head. Spicy aroma. Creamy palate, with flavour of malts and hops. Breadish. Little bit dry at the end.
Very drinkable but ill prefer the Valeir Divers.
troopie (2293) - Munchen an der Willamette, Oregon, USA - OCT 19, 2011
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Dark brown/red pour with beige head. Malt and caramel aroma with a bit of rainy day freshness. Full bodied and tasty, but a note that tastes of old sox, that brings down the otherwise good flavour. Caramel and balanced hop/malt finish
abemorsten (2234) - MosterÝy, NORWAY - MAY 30, 2010
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle @ Den Tatoverede Enke. Clear red brown with a light brown head leaving excellent lacing. Spicy Belgian yeast, (clove/coriander/cardemum) and caramel aroma. Mild spicy caramel sweet and bitter flavored. Medium bodied. A Belgian Dubbel feeling to it.
Had this together with a rib eye steak upon advise from the staff. Worked splendidly!
ilovedarkbeer (2149) - Dallas, Texas, USA - FEB 16, 2009
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle thanks to bu11zeye. Dark reddish amber pour with a fizzy off white ring for a head. Notes of banana clove and milk. Pillowy mouthfeel.
culchiem (2050) - Berlin, GERMANY - DEC 31, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at Herman. Amber with a large head. Aroma of dried fruit, yeast and some chocolate. Flavour is fruity yeast with a caramel malt base. Finish is dry fruity.
hirigalzkar (2015) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 11, 2009
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught @ Akkurat. Nice redbrown color with creamy head. Anonymous aroma. Taste of fruit and chocolate with a hoppy touch.
tarjei (1954) - Bryne, NORWAY - AUG 10, 2008
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
33 cl bottle - shared with gunnfryd and yngwie in Korshavn. Thank you, yngwie. Reddish color, big beige head. Aroma is fruity and sweet malt, also hiints of hops. Flavor is sweet malty and fruity, some hops. Nice sweet finish.