Christian (12189) - Odense, DENMARK - AUG 20, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Brown with a small off-white head. Aroma of brown sugar, caramel and treacle. Extremely sweet sugar and caramel flavour with dried fruit and spice. Too sweet, but well brewed
Ratman197 (12136) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - FEB 2, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
500 ml bottle poured a clear reddish brown with a small lingering tan head. Aromas of toffee, tobacco, brown sugar and dried fruit. Palate was light bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of toffee, dried fruit, brown sugar and light spice with a smooth dry lingering dried fruit finish.
jtclockwork (12131) - , New Jersey, USA - OCT 19, 2011
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours dark brown - almost black. Nose/taste of beet sugar, dates, dark fruits, sweet raisins and dark caramel. Finishes with alcohol soaked raisins and plums. Medium body.
Benzai (11825) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JUN 16, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
50cl bottle shared by Dutchdrebus. Deep dark red color, small to medium sized beige head, fair lacing. Smell malts, some sweetness. Taste malts, medium to heavy sweet, slight resemblance to paint. Medium body, medium carbo.
Pinball (11739) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - OCT 13, 2011
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
clear red amber, smooth ofwhite head.
aroma is flowery, faint malty.
flavor is complex belgian ale. spices, honey, malts, sugar. sort of like a light quad. dark fruits, yelow fruits.. nice.
thewolf (11727) - Kolding, DENMARK - SEP 18, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, bought @ Høkeren, Cph.
Very dark mahogany red-brown with a small, light fizzy, creamy, beige head. Aroma is complex sugary, molasses, liqourice, Belgian sugar, cane sugar, light toasted caramel. Mild plums and raisins. High carbonation, fine fairly light and mild creamy palate. Flavour is sweet, sugary, cane-sugar, again some toasted caramel working its way into liqourice territory. Mild vinious with some plums and raisins. Short aftertaste. Very simple and sweet, yet still endearing.
madsberg (11166) - Søborg, DENMARK - OCT 20, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: DEC 19, 2011 Bottled. Dark amber coloured. Light brown coloured head. Aroma of fruits, Brown sugar, light sterin, spice. Flavour of fruits, sweetness, Spice, Brown sugar, light caramel. Mediumbodied. Sweetish and fruity end. Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
Bov (11155) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - DEC 28, 2011
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
from Erzbierschof - cloudy dark brown beer with a modest foam left; aroma of brown sugar, rum and caramel; very sweet and full-bodied; sugary and caramelish aftertaste - interesting yet too sweet for me
mcberko (11115) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 1, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
500mL bottle, pours a deep dark brown with an amber tinge and a medium beige head. Aroma is fairly sugary, with dark fruits, brown sugar and Belgium yeast. Flavour is very similar, with brown sugar, some dark fruits and Belgium yeast all equally characterizing the taste. Despite the name of the beer, the sugary qualities are not cloying, nor out of whack. Finishes on dark fruit and sugary brown sugar notes. Medium complexity with lots of depth. Very enjoyable.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - DEC 31, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Name: Monk Suffers Serious Sugar Rush on Barbados
Date: December 29, 2012
Source: Appachelian Vinters, Asheville
Appearance: black, creamy beige head
Aroma: sweet chocolate aroma, raw sugar sweetness, touch of spicyness, light fruityness
Body: creamy body
Flavor: sweet chocolate flavor, rich fruity esters, light spicyness
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 7/10; Palate: 7/10; Overall: 13/20
Score: **+ /4