bu11zeye (12616) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JAN 6, 2009
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
(750ml bottle) Pours a cloudy burnt orange body with a small beige head. Aroma of chestnuts, nutmeg, leather, florals, dried dark fruits, toffee, and apricot. Flavor of caramel malt, chestnuts, fruitiness, and herbs.
BeerandBlues2 (11992) - Escondido, California, USA - JAN 17, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap. Pours lightly hazy amber with a medium, creamy off-white head, medium retention with light lacing. Aroma is caramel, cookie and nutty malt, dates and chestnut notes, and light earthy hops. Flavor is malt dominant, chestnuts, light hops and bitterness, dates and a sweet finish. Full body, medium warmth and carbonation.
thewolf (11991) - Kolding, DENMARK - JAN 4, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle, bought @ Beer City. Pours caramel sweetness, mild freshness. Medium carbonation, fine dry and quite creamy mouthfeel. Flavour has Sweet malts, caramel, light malty bitterness. Okay finish. På
Bov (11768) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - OCT 28, 2010
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
@Mondial de la Bière 2010, Strasbourg - clear amber colour with a modest foam left; fair aroma of chestnut and hazelnuts along with some biscuity maltiness; full-bodied, lsightly smokey; pretty sweet with a light bitterness; very long chestnutty finish - wonderful
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - DEC 17, 2007
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Source: Tasting, Cellar Party
opaque burnt orange, fine beige head,
sweet and spicy caramel malt aroma,
sweet caramel flavor, lots of spices, citrus orange character, light bitterness from the spices
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 5/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 10/20
hopscotch (10557) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - JUN 28, 2008
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft... Cloudy amber ale with a small, creamy, white head. Good retention. Nutty, earthy nose with a smattering of caramel malt. Full-bodied and creamy with sluggish carbonation. Sweet, malty and nutty. Mildly bitter finish.
KimJohansen (10414) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - AUG 5, 2008
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cloudy dark amber with medium off white head. Sweet aroma with roasted malt, rye bread and caramel. Flavor likewise with a sweet boozy end.
faroeviking (10284) - FAROE ISLANDS - FEB 26, 2007
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Hazy amber. Sourish smoky aroma with some yeastiness. Flavour of caramel, some smokiness, toasty maltiness. Sweet malty finish.
rosenbergh (9999) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 30, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
750 ml bottle. BB 06/2016. Courtesy of Timo A.
Slightly cloudy amber colour with a tiny off-white head.
Sweetness, malt, alcohol and a hint of sourness in the aroma.
Alcohol, sweet malt, mild hops, mild bitterness and strength in the flavour.
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GT (9982) - Oceanside, California, USA - DEC 31, 2011
2.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Tap at Churchkey. Pours flat, cloudy, reddish tea deep amber. Nose is Christmas spices with fruity pumpkin. Taste is astringent, overly spiced, ultra tea tannic, very over sparged feel. Tannic and dry. Bland spice character. Not a fan.