Pinball (10867) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 18, 2014
3.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
shared by jorgen,
clear brown, smooth light brown head.
mild aroma, perhaps some malts.
flavor is sweet malty, flowery, slightly fruity.
SlackerMads (1651) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 18, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Clear chestnut brown with a small off white head. Heavy caramel, toffee, dark fruits, light bready. Medium body, oily texture, soft carbonation. Medium sweet with light bitterness. Soft finish, light warming.
yespr (31470) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JAN 18, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
22 fl oz bottle. Pours clear and golden amber with a small off white head. Aroma is roasted malty and caramelish. Sweet malty, breadish. Light metallic. Bitter, roasted, caramelish and toasted malty finish.
snoworsummer (2186) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - JAN 15, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at the brewery. Pours dark brown with a thick, creamy beige head. Tastes roasted, creamy, slightly bitter, earthy. Medium body and low carbonation. Smells like earth, booze, and roasted chocolate.
ekstedt (5482) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JAN 10, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle (bomber) from Systembolaget. Clear chestnut, medium beige head. Nutty and caramelly, slightly roasted aroma. Meidum bodied, medium carbonation. Semi dry, low bitterness.
Frahmo (316) - Idaho, USA - JAN 4, 2014
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
22 oz bomber. Caramel brown pour with a tan head. A bit hippy for a dopplebock. Lacked the sweetness and body I was expecting.
IndianaRed (2501) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JAN 4, 2014
3.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle thanks Frahmo ! Hazy deep amber fleeting fizzy head stale papery Carmel malt aroma. Malty and fairly sweet with lots of caramel and earthy soft sweetness. A bit more IBUs than I guessed.
hackobock (1424) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JAN 4, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Systembolaget. Clear red with a small tan head. Aroma is dried fruits, red berries, caramel, light roasted chocolate. Taste is mid sweet caramel, light hop bitterness, finish has some roasted chocolate. Medium body, medium carbonation.
mverity (264) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JAN 2, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
NYE bottle share at Proof. Pours a deep reddish amber brown with a decent amount of light tan head. Collar holds really well. Aroma is caramel, some medium roasted malt, and a little bit of dark fruits. Taste is very earthy, some caramel. Very low carbonation and medium-high body.
allmyvinyl (3601) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 2, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bomber from Californian brother-in-law. Dark brown pour, good white head and lacing. Malty sweet aromas, some dark sugar and stone fruit. Taste is sweet, very light bitterness. Rich and smooth, clean finish. Good.