hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 19, 2006
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Best before Feb ’05. Dark reddish brown with a loose, fluffy off-white head. Dark fruit aroma with liquorice and some sourness. The flavour has sweetness and a slightly metallic edge, but the sourness is most palatable.
kook (2033) - Perth, Western Australia, AUSTRALIA - MAR 30, 2006
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle (London Drinker 06): 75cl Sold as Verhaege Felix Oud Bruin. Mild amber brown with a tan head. Nice woody nose with sherry and port wine. Slightly oxidised flavour, but not too much to detract from the simple grapes. Oaky notes. Lacks tart edge, but still tasty.
jfm (1724) - Holbæk, DENMARK - JAN 5, 2006
2.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 7/20
Bottle. Brown color with a white head. The taste is very sweet with chocolate flavours. The palate has a light sourness.
MiP (12987) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - NOV 16, 2005
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Very malty, dusty aroma, a little sour. Dark red/brown colour. Quite acidic flavour, some dried fruit. Yoghurt aftertaste.
Otje (677) - Veendam, NETHERLANDS - OCT 18, 2005
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at LCRBM, inside the Kuminator, thanks Yogi for sharing this. amazingly fresh for such an old beer. aroma: musky, woody, cobwebs, sweetish and dusty. taste: vinous, acidic(vinigar), cherries, sourrish and berries. thin body. great catch.
Dixen (1465) - Flagstaff, Arizona, USA - JUL 29, 2005
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sweet and woody nose, sourish, some vinegar. Dark brown to reddish beer, small off-white head. Sweet and fruity flavor, slight acidic. Nice one.
joergen (19343) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 29, 2005
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Reddish coloured with an off white head.
Acidic aroma with notes of wood, dried fruits and some sweetness.
Sweet flavour with acidic notes and notes of wood and dried fruits.
larsniclas (5287) - Billdal, SWEDEN - JUL 24, 2005
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark brown. small brown head.
Sour acidic aroma and flavour; vinegar, mustard...
Papsoe (25094) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2005
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: JUL 9, 2005 (Bottle 25 cl) Almost black with a warm, reddish hue. Both figs and dates in both aroma and flavour. No bitterness but a pronounced underlying sourness with some sweetness on top. Lovely 250997 and 010998
Jeppe (2631) - Ølbutikken, DENMARK - APR 14, 2005
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
A deep brownred beer with a fluffy lasting tan head. Sourish berry and wood aroma with vinegar and sugar notes. Some cheesy tones also. Earthy flavor with sour malt notes. Fruit, citrus and vinegar tones. Good, but tastes rather old.