teddybeer (2583) - Madrid, SPAIN - MAY 8, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark brown color with a beige head with medium duration. Aroma has toasted malts notes with caramelish hints. Flavor is slightly sweet, notes of caramel, toasty and some ripe fruits. Slightly sweet final with medium duration.
ej (925) - Hauglandshella, NORWAY - APR 9, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pours a brown body producing a good inch of creamy looking offwhite head. Aroma is malty chocolate notes with hints of bready dough. Taste is clean and malty. Semi-sweet with notes of cereal and grains. A light bitter touch in the finish. Medium body and avg co2.
Tognetta (213) - Campinas, BRAZIL - MAR 19, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Coloração marrom avermelhado, espuma média, de boa duração. Aroma perfumado que remete a uma mistura de chocolate, caramelo e morango, álcool perceptível. Paladar de corpo médio, corpo licoroso, amargor quase inexistente. Carbonação flat. Aftertaste trouxe notas de café e um leve amargor, bastante duradouro.
blackisle (1081) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - FEB 27, 2015
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle 33cl. Hazy deep red brown, large frothy beige head, good retention, good lacing; aroma roasted malts, licorice, dark fruits, light coffee, light chocolate; medium to heavy sweet, medium bitter, roasty, spicy notes; medium to full body, creamy texture, soft carbonation, aftertaste bittersweet, lingering roastiness; atypical bock but tasty.
androman (800) - Maarssen, NETHERLANDS - JAN 20, 2015
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
33cl bottle @ home from Bert’s Bierhuis Oost, Utrecht.
Body is clear to cloudy, deep ruby-brown, big particles yeasty bottom.
Head is small, beige, creamy, mostly lasting, good lacing.
Nose is dried fruity,
Aroma is caramel, roasted malt, resins, light licorice, milk chocolate.
Taste is medium to heavy sweet, medium bitter.
Finish is long lasting roasty bitter-sweet.
Full body, oily and sticky texture, soft carbonation.
Easy, tasty dessert beer.
rosenbergh (8271) - Tampere, FINLAND - JAN 18, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
330 ml bottle. BB? From saveur-biere.com.
Murky reddish brown colour with a tiny light tan head.
Sweetness, caramel malt, hops and more sweetness in the aroma.
The flavour is strong malt, mild hops and sweetness. Sweet malty Bock.
tommann (2980) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 23, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
330ml bottle. Pours very dark brown with a small head. Aroma is caramel, raisin and molasses. Taste has raisin and toffee. Sweet finish.
TtV (204) - Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS - NOV 16, 2014
2 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle 33cl. Dark brown, almost black with a small off white head that fades almost completely. Little to no carbonation. Aroma almost not existing, just a faint sweetness and malts. Taste is a bit sweet which turns into bitterness all over, bit sour too. Is this spoilt or how it should taste?
JefVerstraete (1957) - Ghent, BELGIUM - OCT 27, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle @ M Café, Leuven. Dark brown colour, creamy beige foam. Medium carbonation. Aroma of dark fruit and caramel. Taste is sweet but nice bitter hints in the finish. Well balanced. Good bock.
Trappist1 (642) - Diest, BELGIUM - OCT 25, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
very dark brown color with a beige head. nose: metallic, earthy, black fruit, raisins, sweet alcohol, chocolate. taste: chocolate, roasted malts, cacao,, malts. sweet, bit dry finish, small body, but with a long stretch, some bitterness too there. Taste is fine, nose is a disappointment.