JohnRMurdoch (2689) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - JUL 6, 2012
2.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from Appellation Wines. Very dark brown colour, not much head. Sour grassy liquorice aroma. Dry fruity nutty malt flavour, Sweet & sour aftertaste. Not a bad beer but not really my thing.
Miksu (4731) - Jyväskylä, FINLAND - JUL 2, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
0.33 l bottle. Dark reddish brown color. Aromas of dry coffee and roasty bread crust. Flavors of dark bread, charcoal, some caramel and some raisins. Smooth palate. Nice drinkable schwarzbier.
vipinvelp (1611) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - JUN 24, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark, almost black with small brownish foam head, dissapearing but lacing to glass. Aroma is little woody caramel. Taste is bit sweet, less bitter. Aftertaste short but bitter. (Velp 201206)
sir__v (411) - Lille, FRANCE - JUN 9, 2012
4.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Color: here we have a very dark black beer with a small brown head and no carbonization. Smell: malt and roasted with caramel. Taste: roasted and caramel, aftertaste: roasted and bitter.
downender (5615) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JUN 9, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from De Bierkoning, Amsterdam. Cola coloured with decent carbonation but no head. Sweet, slightly earthy malts aroma with a touch of grassy hops. Flavour was similar with a warming alcohol finish. Good.
charlotte (3813) - rødovre, DENMARK - JUN 8, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle.Dark brown colour with medium beige head.Aroma of rosted malt,dried fruits,rasins and date and caramel,sweet with hint of brown sugar and hops,nice well balanced and nice finish.
Hansen (5976) - Assentoft, DENMARK - JUN 4, 2012
2.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Dark brown coloured and hazy. Has an off-white head, medium duration. Aroma is heavy, some "fatty" notes of caramel, some light chocolate and faint roasted. Flavor starts moderate sweet, finish moderate to heavy bitter. Perhaps a note of acidic. Creamy texture and dry.
sarauckelman (90) - Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, GERMANY - JUN 2, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Beautiful dark beer smelling deliciously of coffee, and having all of the good taste of coffee with none of the bad. Not too bitter, not to sweet, a very enjoyable surprise.
uckelman (143) - Baden-Württemberg, GERMANY - JUN 2, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Mocha brown in color. Aroma is dark, burnt. Palette is kind of fizzy, not sticky at all. Hint of molasses. Lots of malt.
Zita (4008) - Assentoft, DENMARK - JUN 1, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
light smoked malty aroma,golden, light brown foam, medium bitterness, light sweetness, light body, soft carbonation, dry finish.