MoritzF (8589) - Bochum, GERMANY - FEB 18, 2007
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(sampled at the Düsseldorf RB gathering) Hazy, almost cloudy amber to brown colour with a short off-white frothy head. Slightly tart, barnyard-yeasty nose with toasted grains and spicy notes. Sweet and slightly sour flavour, medium to light bodied with a moderate carbonation. Slightly sweet malty and fruity finish with a moderate acidity and a touch spicy herbal hops.
pivnizub (9100) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - JAN 24, 2007
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at the Düsseldorf Gathering: Hazy, amber coloured, small, lacing, off-white head; a mix of sourish and malty notes in the nose; sweet-bitter, a bit tart flavour, medium bodied; stronger cellary, sourish-fruity finish with a malty touch. Full flavoured, but a bit odd.......
Saarlander (1686) - Saarlouis, GERMANY - JAN 23, 2007
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled. Cloudy brown, small head, earthy aroma, slight bitter, earthy, with Fruit, abit yeasty, peppery, decent.
anders37 (17917) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 3, 2006
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pours a dark amber colour with an off-white head. Spicy, fruity aroma. Fruity malty and slightly spicy flavor. Fruity alcohol warming finish.
bask (305) - Leuven, BELGIUM - NOV 1, 2005
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Shared a bottle with diabel (thanks). Cloudy brown texture, with a small light brown head. Fruity aroma, pears, some pepper. Flavour is a nice combination of sweet and bitter, with a very little sour note. Its nice finish is more bitter.
Dalle (1145) - Skørping, DENMARK - AUG 16, 2005
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Dark amber, cloudy, with beige head. Caramel, fruity tartness, chalky, pepper, balanced. Gets better and better.
Dixen (1465) - Flagstaff, Arizona, USA - AUG 9, 2005
2.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Weak aroma of malts and some spices. Muddy brown body, beige head. Quite sourish flavor, some spicyness. Weird brewery and weird style.
Engelsmann (651) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 31, 2005
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pours a cloudy brown, with almost no head. Aroma is sweet malts, and dark fruits. Taste is sweet malts, and with notes of rasins/prunes
ThomasE (5174) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 20, 2005
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Murky brown colour with small tan head. Malty and light acidic aroma with hints of alcohol. Malty and sweet flavor with an acidic / spicy finish.
Emil (6065) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 18, 2005
1.7 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 5/20
Bottle. Dark amber colour with a small off-white head. Light acid spicy aroma and a sweet sour acid taste. Medium body and a dry finish.