Sigmund (5554) - Tau, NORWAY - SEP 5, 2006
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
From the tank at the brewery, RBESG. This is the brewery’s "brown porter" or "summer porter". Deep reddish brown colour, nearly black. Creamy tan head. Roasty aroma and flavour with notes of coffee and chocolate. Maybe a tad too sugary in the flavour, still it is fairly light bodied and easy drinking.
KnutAlbert (6344) - Oslo, NORWAY - SEP 4, 2006
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at the brewery. Smooth body with a lingering finish of spices - liquorice, cinnamon, even cocoa. Very fine for a porter at this strength.
oh6gdx (21811) - Vasa, FINLAND - SEP 3, 2006
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draught from tank. Black colour (or very dark ruby red), big brownish head. Aroma is strong roast and smoked malts. Also hints of black coffee. Flavour is old strong black coffee along with roasted malts. Aftertaste is coffee and roast. Very welldone beer. Full of stuff, even though the ABV is quite low.
DonMagi (5595) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 30, 2006
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Aroma of coco and grass. Taste is more coco well balanced and very drinkable.
TBone (13518) - Pori, FINLAND - AUG 29, 2006
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
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Very dark brown color, creamy tan head, lace. Cold coffee in the papery aroma. Lightly roasted malts, cold coffee in the flavor. Decent balanced light porter.
thomat (2250) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 28, 2006
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark brown with a nice head. Malty flavor with some chocolate. Light in body and to little bitterness for my taste.
Furseth (2007) - Kungälv, SWEDEN - MAY 24, 2006
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
On Tap at the brewery.1/3-06.
Dark brown body, with a nice creamy brown foam. Aroma of choclate and citrus. Nice smouth and sweet chocolate, and a nice bitter finish. Medium body. Nice.
omhper (20560) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - FEB 24, 2006
3.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught at Akkurat, Stockholm.
Very dark brown, brief head. Aroma of grapefruit and licorice. Dry with clean, hard mouthfeel. Very roasty with notes of metal and blood. Short finish with medium bitterness. Lovely hoppiness, but the malt profile is it’s drawback.
ante (3374) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - FEB 15, 2006
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at Akkurat, Stockholm. Dark brown with red edges. Rich tan head. Aroma of dark chocolate and nuts with a milky undertone, hints of grass. Nuts, fudge and dark chocolate in flavour. Clean flavours, smooth mouthfeel with low biterness. Nutty aftertaste, hints of cocoa-powder. Pleasant session drink.
gnoff (8150) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - FEB 11, 2006
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draught at 4:ans gamla ölkällare in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Deep red color and a brown head. Faintburnt scent, fruity taste.