ThomasE (5176) - Copenhagen, - MAY 15, 2009
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cloudy deep amber colour with an off white head. caramel and fruity sweet aroma with hoppy piney notes and hints of chocolate and coffee. Sweet, light roasted flavor with hoppy notes.
lucertola (9) - - JUL 10, 2014 does not count
1.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 1/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 1/20
Aroma is tense. Has a lot of burned sugar palette but also fruity. Color is caramel.
jookos (1907) - FINLAND - JUL 8, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle@5p. Mahogany hazy. Sweet malty nose with raisins, plums, earthy hops. Full bodied, sweet, light port- like, but well bitter (doesn’t cloy). Sort of dry bitterness, some oaky vibes, earthy hops. Decent barley wine. Well bitter, bit too well almost. Drinkable.
VastActiv (2535) - Oulu, FINLAND - JUL 5, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle 0.665l at Oluttupa Viisi Penniä, Helsinki. Vintage 2012. Colour is brown with small white head. Aromas and flavors: Dark fruits, raisins, some sweetness, hops and malts. Pretty usual American style barley wine.
DakotaSouth (2) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - JUN 29, 2014 does not count
3.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Writing this based on what I remember from last night's consumption. Nice amber color. Pleasant aroma with a somewhat thick mouth presence and quite tasty.
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rarbring (1239) - Linköping, SWEDEN - JUN 21, 2014
3.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Aroma: Smelling of sweet bread, apple, vanilla and egg.
Appearance: A hazy chestnut colored beer. A off-white head with good lacing and good curtains.
Taste: Tasting bread, orange marmalade, vanilla and peel.
Palate: Medium carbonation, a soft texture. A big body with a dry finish.
Overall: Very/too young. But promising.
Note: Bottle 650 ml at home. Reviewed 2014-06-21.
VictorStr (1200) - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - JUN 12, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tropisk humle i aromen, lite karamell, sötma. Alkoholen skiner igenom lite.
Leini (712) - SWEDEN - JUN 7, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
650ml bottle. Hazy mahogany body with a medium head. Caramel, syrup and hops pretty much.
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ansalon (1258) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - MAY 30, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours deep mahogany with a medium off white head . Aromas of caramel, figs, dates, hay, teopical fruit. Taste i caramel, figs, dates, honey, peach, apricot. Mouthfeel is smooth and somewhat oily with low carbonation. Aftertaste is ripe apple, caramel, peach and hay, along with some slight booze. Very good!!
ramboraffe (297) - SWEDEN - MAY 28, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
650 ml bottle. Clear dark amber with white head. Smell is malty coffee and a bit roasted. Taste is very bitter with big malt body. Dry and malty. Roasted and coffee.
Celest (122) - - MAY 28, 2014
2.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 6/20
Copper, small head. Hoppy nose with caramel, candies, fruits. Syrupy, caramel, candies, fruits and a lot of hops