larsniclas (6247) - Billdal, SWEDEN - NOV 23, 2007
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Dark amber. Beige head.
Furity, malty perfume-ish aroma.
Some chocolate and licorice in the flavour.
Light body with ok roasted maltiness and some bitterness.
ekstedt (6168) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 21, 2007
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: DEC 8, 2007 Bottle (50 cl) from Systembolaget. Deep clear copper with a medium beige head. Fruity malt aroma with dark chocolate, fudge, some wood, and some citric hops. Light to medium in body with soft carbonation. Nicely balanced with a relatively long bitter finish. A bit bock-like.
SaintMatty (6159) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - DEC 3, 2010
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
500ml Bottle - Dark brown with a tan head. Fruity and malty aroma with hints of caramel, marzipan and dried fruit. Sweet, fruity and slightly roasted taste with malt, raisins, caramel and Christmas cake detected.
Cunningham (6059) - Halden, NORWAY - FEB 26, 2015
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Clear deep nutty color with a fine tan head. Ok lacing. A bit sweet malty, nutty and a bit fruity aroma. Medium body. A bit sweet and a moderate bitterness. Average carbonation. Sweet caramel malty, toffee, nutty and mild fruity. Not my cup of ale.
[Bottle from Systembolaget in Sweden]
AndySnow (5573) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 20, 2014
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Appearance: Amber colour with an off-white head.
Aroma: Caramel, malt.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Malt, some caramel, a bit sugar.
Finn (5176) - Tromsø, NORWAY - DEC 31, 2014
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Flaske 500ml fra Systembolaget, Kiruna. Drukket i Skibotn 23 Des 14. Mørkebrun med et lite rødskjær. Nesten ikke skum. Aroma av karamell. Smaken svakt metallisk. Spor av malt & karamell. Ordinær.
OleR (4804) - Oslo, NORWAY - DEC 25, 2007
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
500 ml bottle. Dense and creamy two finger tan head. Beautiful dark mahogny colored body. Dry nutty malt aroma. Also some earthy and hayish hops. Scents of ash and fruit. Medium sweet papery malt taste with notes of unrefined bittering hops. Medium body. Light bitter ending. A straightforward and reliable Christmas seasonal.
Pyrmir (4738) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAR 19, 2013
1.6 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
500 ml bottle, rated from backlog. Aroma and taste of dark bread. Light body and fairly dry.
olsvammel (4719) - Örebro, SWEDEN - NOV 9, 2012
1.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
UPDATED: NOV 11, 2012 Bottle as a sample from the brewery. Weak smell with a hint of dark bread. Also weak taste with a hint of dark bread. Light body and fairly dry. The few flavours that are here pull in different directions. Boring and not to nice to drink.
tkrjukoff (4229) - SWEDEN - DEC 22, 2011
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle 50 cl. Pours black brown with a big tanned bubbly head. Aroma is acidy, roasted, malty, bready and a bit fruity. Flavor is malty, roasted, a bit smokey, fruity and bitter. Finishes bitter malty.