vadavid (142) - Fredericksburg, Virginia, USA - DEC 12, 2012
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
The flavor is toasted malt, with some nuttiness and dark fruit. There are also some underlying bitter grassy hop notes. The finish is slightly sweet and dry. There’s a lingering finish that’s not quite clean and a bit slick. The 7.4% ABV gives a bit of a warmth and is readily apparent.
mstrcrwly (590) - New York, USA - MAY 21, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
bottle poured into tulip glass..chestnut colored pour with an off white head..aroma of spices,grass,resin..tastes like it smells with a leathery aftertaste..just ok.
MMR (476) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 7, 2015
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
I rather enjoyed this one. It’s pours a brown/amber ale color and has a nice spicy and malty aroma.
LetsGoState (656) - Pennsylvania, USA - APR 5, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Appearance is medium white head and amber. Aroma is spices and malts. Taste is a good blend of bitter, sweet, and spice. Overall a pretty good winter ale.
budedou (509) - Saint Etienne, FRANCE - APR 5, 2015
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
A decent winter ale. Flavorful with strong malt and hopps backbone. Not overly spiced.
Lore (1387) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAR 29, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
perfect appearance of clear dark amber colour with reddish notes and 1 inch dense beige-ish off white head, which lasts for several minutes; aroma of dried plum, raisin, biscuit, caramel and floral notes; taste of biscuit, caramel, some minimal earthy, dried fruity and floral notes and bitter aftertaste; not that bad, but nothing really extraordinary (except its appearance)
nihtila (1450) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 27, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
21.12.2014. Clear copper orange. Aroma of berries, dark fruits, malts, spices, raisins, sweetness. Tastes sweetish caramel malts, red berries, fruits, hoppy bitterness.
Geiserich (3614) - Linz, AUSTRIA - MAR 23, 2015
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle: Brown color, off-white head. Aroma is malty, cake, nuts, roasted malt, caramel, some hop bitterness. Taste is malty, light fruity, some roastiness, caramel, harsh hop bitterness.
pricey290483 (653) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 22, 2015
1.1 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 3/20
bottle from beer hawk not for me very malty on the taste deep red colout with a very bitter finish
Sizzler80 (501) - Dublin, IRELAND - MAR 17, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Reddish/brown pour with a small tan fading head. Chocolate, caramel, red fruit, spice, herb, woody. Medium bitterness, creamy on the palate. Sour with a slight hoppy finish.
markoijelena (995) - Belgrade, SERBIA - MAR 11, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle 0.355l at Bia Mara Fish & Chips place Brussels Belgium.Pour it clear amber color with small white head.On the nose bitter, wooden.Taste and aroma of sweet, citrus in some period, cinnamon, smoked and kicking bitter on the end.Nice one