Holmen2 (2462) - NORWAY - JAN 26, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Shared bottle at Mi2 at Cardinal 26.01.15. Nutty brown. Beige head. Fine aroma of dark caramel, dried berries and English hops. Similar taste and aftertaste. Complex and good.
gunnar (7123) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JAN 26, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Shared bottle at Cardinal. Pours clear dark ruby with a small white head. Aroma is vinous, aroma reminds me of a good barley wine, lots of earthy malts. Taste is fresh inviting red fruits, lots of rich malts, very nice.
tandembrauer (886) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JAN 26, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Shared bottle at Cardinal, Stavanger. Pours copper brown with small head. Aroma of caramel, some coffee - reminds me to Karo Kaffee, a German malt coffee. Sweet, but no heavy malt body. Almost dry, fruity finish, with a nicely balancing bitterness. Very drinkable.
SarkyNorthener (3488) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JAN 26, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask@the avion, aldridge. Brown beer with small head and patchy lacing. Aroma of malts and caramel. Taste is malts, dark plums, fruity and a sweet finish. Ok beer.
BeerViking (3587) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 26, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Deep dark red-brown with a lasting head, dark plummy and lightly winey nose, palate is fruity and roasty with a burnt caramel edge.
Rob_D_UK (1325) - Surrey, ENGLAND - JAN 6, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours a dark chestnut with a cream head. Notes of alcohol on the aroma and taste with a bitter finish.
Beerdedone (3112) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 28, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pours dark brown with a thin beige head. Malty aroma with fruit,caramel,and grains. Flavor was sweet with caramel,dark fruit,toffee,sweet malts and had a slightly bitter finish.
Danev76 (505) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 27, 2014
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Malty and hoppy aromas. Very dark ruby colour with ok head. Nice malty flavour, hints of smoked malt and caramel with a smooth finish.Medium to heavy body with low carbonation.
shrubber85 (9625) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - MAY 29, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Herbal raisin and toffee malt aroma. Dark brown with minimal head. Slightly sweet raisin and toffee malt flavor. Decent body. Good - straight forward.
s_hartshorne (2549) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 8, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask six chimneys jdw wakeield. Nice ruby coulour beige head + lacing. Aroma is red fruits. Taste is very fruity folowed by good sweet malts some alcohol slight bitter finish. Medium body soft carbonation. Nice ESA.