Rune (11372) - Tromsø, NORWAY - OCT 25, 2016
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
330ml bottle bought at Ølbutikken, Copenhagen a few years ago. Shared with Finn and Richard. Clingy lacing from a filmy layer. Clear amber coloured body. Smell of oak vanilla and citrus shells. Well blended taste of prunes, caramel. oak and ripe citrus. Lingering bittersweet finish. Smooth on the swallow. Just a lovely late night sipper among good friends (Tromsø 08.10.2016).
dnstone (2708) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - SEP 14, 2016
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pale copper with no head. Boozy bourbon aroma. Sticky sweet, slight walnut and syrup, with boozy dominance.
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mateuszk (2161) - Poznań, POLAND - AUG 28, 2016
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Sweet, malty with caramel, fruits, bourbon, vanilla notes. Full bodied with very low carbonation, oily in texture. Finish is sweet with bourbon notes. Nice, sweet, fruity barley wine.
zvikar (4457) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - APR 26, 2016
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours orange with a pale head, fruits, vanilla wood, wine, flavor of fruits, vanilla, vinegar, wood and wine, medium to full bodied
rand (1490) - SWITZERLAND - APR 17, 2016
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Coppery beer with a short white head and aromas of caramel, ripe fruits, wood and vanilla. The taste is powerful of malt and toffy with woody notes, liquor-like, spices, vanilla, dry fruits, nuts and cake. Beer cosy and warm with present bitterness and a touch of acidity.
MelvinKalksma (1015) - UTRECHT, NETHERLANDS - MAR 20, 2016
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Malts, caramel, dried fruit, bourbon, vanilla, butterscotch and wood.
Hazy amber/ruby beer with a very slight/no off-white head.
Heavy sweet with malts, caramel, dried fruit, bourbon, vanilla, butterscotch and wood.
fkoolen (999) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - FEB 12, 2016
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: FEB 14, 2016 Bottle at home. Cloudy orange colour, foamy white head. Nose gets bourbon first, sweet malty tones, lightly sour/yoghurty. Creamy, nicely bodied taste with hoppy fruits, citrus, lightly sour and funky (infection? quite pleasant actually), bourbon in the finish, alcohol is well hidden. Finish is sweet bourbon. Medium-high carbonation.
wekker84 (2200) - etten-leur, NETHERLANDS - FEB 10, 2016
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle a dark golden yellow colored beer with a white head aroma malts caramel alcohol liqueur fruits dried fruits spicy and yeast flavor malts caramel fruits spicy citrus oak and hops
GothGargoyle (2463) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 16, 2016
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Hazy orange with a creamy pale head. Aroma is toffee apple, vanilla, caramel corn. Medium bodied, balanced palate. Taste is caramel, apple, Belgian yeast.
kerenmk (4225) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - DEC 18, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle sample at a tasting at Max’ place, thanks DSG. Cloudy amber-orange and headless. Sweet oranges, then candy, then hints of malt and some nutella in the nose, fruity, rich malt and nuts taste. Full body, carbonated, mouthful fruity finish.