abemorsten (3443) - Mosterøy, NORWAY - AUG 2, 2013
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
0,5 l bottle from Kvadrat. Pours a deep dark mahogany body with a small light brown head. Overripe fruits, malts, booze and bubble gum on the nose and in the mouth. Band aid. Full bodied.
Bullit (4307) - Burgos, SPAIN - JUL 30, 2013
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ WWT III. Very dark brown colour, thin head. Nose is slightly roasty, coffee and a bit spicy. Flavour is roasted malts, caramel, dark fruits, spices, some candy and a hint of bourbon. Excellent stuff.
Borresteijn (5857) - Zaandam, NETHERLANDS - JUL 23, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
50cl Bottle at WWT III, thanks Plovmand! Dark ruby-brown colour, off-white head. Aroma is very sweet, malty, raisins, dark fruits, alcohol, light spicy, rose water. Flavour is very sweet, malty, fruity, spicy, rosewater, alcohol, toast, light bitter finish. Medium to full-bodied. Well-crafted, but way too sweet for me to be thoroughly enjoyable.
MrHangover (3680) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - JUL 20, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle @ WWT III, courtesey of Borresteijn. Pours a very dark brown beer with a medium sized, slightly tanned head. Aroma of yeast, dark fruits, caramel malts and slightly alcoholic. Flavour is very sweet, malty and alcoholic. It’s hard to describe this, but it’s awesome in balance and greatly crafted. Awesome brew!
jmgreenuk (6517) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - JUL 20, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at WWT3. Poured a deep mahogany with a bubbly white head. The aroma is big dry malt with some resin. The flavour is medium to strong bitter with lots of alcohol inspired liqourice on the palate too. A nice beer to taste but not one for a "session".
smmadge (87) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 20, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tasting at WWT lll. Nice beer in its style! Nice smell and taste. Nice and round. Would like to drink again.
dEnk (4200) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - JUL 20, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle @ wwt. Aroma is murky molasses, spices, yeast and liquorice. Flavour is big sweet molasses and caramel, liquorice, tobacco. Not my thing.
Benzai (11865) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JUL 20, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sampled from bottle @ WWT III. Dark red brown color, small off-white head. Smell malts, some sweetness, some alcohol. Taste malts, sweetness, alcohol, overripe fruits. Medium body and carbonation. Some warming alcohol in the finish. Nice.
Vaiz (4107) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - JUL 20, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle @ WWT3. Hazy brown pour. Aroma is spicy, roasty, fruity, some sugars, alcohol and malty. Flavor is sweetish, warming, fruity, alcoholic and malty. Well balanced, smooth and warming. Nice brew.
deanso (7453) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUL 20, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
50cl bottle sample at wwt3.
Thin off white head. Clear deep burgundy pour. Sweet. Smooth aftertaste.