gyllenbock (5030) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 6, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sample at SBWF 2013.
Dark amber with a small head. Aroma and taste of malt, dried fruit, some alcohol, toffee, vanilla and wood. Tasty but not as tasty as Front Room.
Theis (13801) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 5, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle at Yespr’s - Thanks. Clear dark dark brown - offwhite head. Barley, licorice, barrel, port, tannin notes, light mouldy, orange, fruity notes, tobacco, dried fruits, caramel, light spruce notes, wooden.
joergen (21532) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 4, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at yespr.
Drk brown coloured with a small off-white head.
Sweet and fruity aroma of caramel, dried fruits and alcohol.
Sweet and fruity flavour of caramel and dried fruits with notes pf port wine and alcohol.
sunevdj (3271) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - OCT 3, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle at Yespr. Pours a clearish brown with an off-white head. Sweet with some dryness and aromas of sweet licorice and some cask wood. Also some sprucy hops aromas. Medium to full bodied. Soft carbonation. Mellow sweet finish.
madsberg (10459) - Søborg, DENMARK - OCT 3, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
bottled. dark amber coloured. light brown colorued. aroma. sourness, licorice, coffee, almond, oak. Flavour sweet, liqourice, dark sugar, ripe fruits, cocoa. medium to full bodied. ends fruity.
Ungstrup (29850) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - OCT 3, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled. A hazy amber beer with a tan head. The aroma has notes of caramel, chocolate, and hops. The flavor is sweet with notes of alcohol, chocolate, and caramel, leading to a very bitter finish.
rlgk (11486) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 28, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at SBWF 2013. Dark amber beer with a small beige/yellowish head. Malty caramel aroma, figs, raisins, hay notes, toffee, some chocolate. Malty woody flavor, caramel, peat notes, banana, vanilla, some banana. Nice beer but the Front Room is definitely better.
magdalar (513) - Zurich, SWITZERLAND - JUL 29, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at Tørst. Pours a very dark ruby-brown with an imperceptible head. Smells richly of Port, molasses, and dates. Tastes very sweet, full of dark red berry, and follows with a pretty heavy bitter full-bodied plum finish, and a bit cardboard with a saturated palate.
Inbreak (2419) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - JUL 22, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: FEB 23, 2014 28.06.2013, 0,33l bottle @ Tørst:
Nice brown mediumlasting head. Aroma is kind of neutral, slightly sour-ish, dark malts, licorice, coffee, dark sugar, alcohol, almond essence, oak. Taste is slightly sweet, dark malts, dark sugar, licorice, oak, burnt caramel, dark fruits, grass cocoa, cardboard. Medium bitterness, slightly dry mouthfeel. Nice, but it’s still miles away from the wonderful Front Room.
yespr (32033) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 21, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
33 cl bottle at Tørst. Pours pitch black with a small tan head. Aroma is smooth roasted malty and light caramelish malty flavoured. Dry, overripe fruity and toasted malty. Smooth, lightfruity and mellow. Lingering dark malty and light fruity finish.