SHIG (3603) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - OCT 21, 2007
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle: Poured a dark red brown with a thin jello off white color head. The aroma is a sweet roasted malt with some caramel tones. The taste is a roasted nut and sugary malt, the finish is caramel and sweet.
Bart (2940) - Brussels, BELGIUM - SEP 19, 2007
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Darker amber to brown coloured beer with a lot of carbonation and an average off-white head. Malty roasted full aroma. Full palate. Finish is bitter roasted little bit short, wattery. Better when yeast on the bottom is poored out. Medium one.
ante (3374) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 25, 2007
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled. Clear amber with a sissapearing white head. Yeasty aroma with notes of almond, hay and cocoa-powder. Malty flavour of light chocolate, nuts, anise with hoppy undertones of hay. yeasty finish of almond paste, nuts and chocolate with a metallic undertone.
rlgk (11036) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - APR 16, 2007
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Amber, nice offwhite head. Hoppy aroma. Quite mild malty flavor with hoppy notes. Mild finish.
BelgiskOlklub (912) - Viby J, DENMARK - NOV 5, 2006
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Brown colour, big white head. Sweet chocolate and raisin taste, medium sweetness, lightly bitter.
fiulijn (14990) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 29, 2006
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cloudy brown color; thin creamy head. Bice aroma, malt, perfumy, caramel, candi sugar. Medium body structure; mainly caramel taste, with a touch of roasted malts, strong bitterness (with light traces of hops), some steady woodiness. Solid and good.
Augustijn55 (82) - Izegem, BELGIUM - SEP 21, 2006
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle 33 cl. Brown colour. Herb aroma. Sweet (chocolate ?), taste. Nothing special. Dry.
joergen (21091) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2006
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Hazy brown coloured with an off white head.
Aroma of malts, spices and tobacco.
Sweet flavour of caarmel, spices and tobacco.
Jerre (2702) - Waregem, BELGIUM - SEP 2, 2006
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Brown with beautiful red shine; good carbonation to dense, creamy yellowish head, lacey. Again very much (sweet) chocolate, and, blood-like ironoxyde in the taste. The liquor - or a head stabiliser? A bit fizzy. Light bodied for a dubbel. No discernible aftertaste, even not warming up.
harrisoni (13884) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - APR 13, 2006
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
33cl bottle. Reddish brown colour with thin beige head. Choc plum and herb aroma bit of raisin too. Bit of candy sugar in mouth with milk choc finish. Not too keen on the aroma, but the milk choc flavour in the mouth is lovely and so are the raisin flavours on the end. Not overly sweet. Good dubbel.