omhper (22988) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - NOV 26, 2007
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught at Glenfiddich Warehouse and Man in the Moon, Stockholm. Dark brown, average head. Rich aroma of dried fruit, yeast and orange. Sweet and full bodied, boldy malty with clean mouthfeel. Notes of molasses and cinnamon. Fairly low bitterness.
anders37 (22479) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 11, 2008
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught @ Bishops Arms, Malmö. Pours a very dark ruby color with a small off-white head. Roasted malty chocolate aroma with some nice hoppy hints, also some weak hints of smoke. Roasted malty and slightly smoky flavor with some hints of chocolate. Roasted malty finish.
rlgk (17292) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 2, 2008
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Draught at Bishops Arms, Avenyn, Göteborg). Almost black, brown head. Chocolate and tar aroma. Quite bitter flavor, cocoa, hops, tar, licorice, smoky and a bit sourish.
gnoff (9496) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - NOV 30, 2007
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: AUG 31, 2008 Frist rating
(Draught at Bishops Arms, Västra Hamngatan, Göteborg)
Clear dark red color, light brown head. Salmiak, smoke, clove, rubber and coffee taste. Roasted aftertaste. Roasted, spicy and a bit acidic scent. Smooth almost thick mouthfeel, medium high bitterness.
(Draught at the brewery)
On August 30, 2008
An old keg that has been left for about one year, tested to see what it was like and it was nice!
Clear deep dark copper to red color, fluffy tan head. Smoke, fruity and malty scent. Smoke, malty, a bit acidic taste. Smooth mouthfeel, medium bitterness.
A year didn’tdo any worse for sure!
Svesse (7720) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - DEC 19, 2007
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
(Draught at Akkurat, Stockholm, 7 Dec 2007) Dark brown colour with brief, pale brown head. Roasted, malty nose with notes of chocolate, dark fruit, wild berries and a hint of smoke. Roasted taste with tobacco, dark chocolate, coffee and a hint of smoke. Slight notes of acicidty in the finish. Very nice beer with an interesting mix of a belgian ale and a dry stout.
larsniclas (6607) - Billdal, SWEDEN - DEC 2, 2007
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at Bishops Arms, V Hamngatan, Gothenburg.
Dark brown with a small, beige head.
Soruish and pretty yeasty aroma with some salty licorice.
Slightly acidic flavour with roasted, spicy and smoked flavour. Fine maltiness with some coffee and licorice.
ekstedt (6417) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - DEC 16, 2007
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 11/20
Draught at the Rover, Göteborg, Sweden. Deep reddish brown with a firm creamy beige head. Fruity malts, with subtle earthy and yeasty notes, and a clear smoked touch. Medium bodied and very smooth. Dry with a moderate bitterness. Did not appreciate the smokiness, without it I could have really liked this one.
rickgordon (3851) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - DEC 15, 2007
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On draught at Bishops Arms, Västra Hamngatan, Göteborg.
Dark brown colour with a tint of red. Pale brown head. Very light Belgo-yeasty in aroma with toast malt and a number of "darker" sensations. A hodgepodge of flavours here and a big, chewy mouthfeel. Bit salty and licoricy. Smoke and hops in balance. Good solid malty with a touch of toastiness. The Belgian profile is very subtle.
ante (3374) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 5, 2007
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at Glenfiddich Warehouse 68, Stockholm. POurs out in a dark reddish brown colour with a low sticky beige foam. Spicy and yeasty aroma of licorice, nutmeg, smoke, alcohol, berries and over-riped banana. Full-bodied with aspicy and warminf flavour of smoke, salt, licorice, wood, alcohol and nuts. Long spicy and semi-dry finish of licorice, cedar-wood, neutral yeast, orange-peels and alcohol.
thomat (3228) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 26, 2007
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: DEC 10, 2007 On tap at Bishops Arms, Gbg. Dark, redish brown with a nice brown head. Fruity and spicey tones. Roasted with taste of malt, coffe and some sourness.
Medium to full body with a long bitter / sweet aftertaste.