Fin (8260) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 28, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from Delhaize, Oostende, Belgium, 19.12.11 consumed at home 28.12.11 Pours dark brown with a frothy light beige head, soft in mouth and malty with a little warmth, touch clinical in that it is very safe, clean and unexciting but it is fine. Yeasty with some caramel and a little watery dark fruitiness and dark sugar. Ok. A6 A4 T6 P3 Ov12 3.1
oldrtybastrd (3222) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - NOV 15, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours a nice dark reddish amber color. Aromas of fruit, and some other hints, maybe some spices, maybe caramel. Flavor is a bittersweet, malty, and a hint of hops with a nice bittersweet finish.
Brandman (2354) - Helsinki, FINLAND - NOV 14, 2011
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Clear brown body, khaki head. Aroma of raisins and dates. Some metallic flavour. Sweetness from malt. Low hoppiness. Dull.
thewolf (11434) - Kolding, DENMARK - NOV 7, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, bought @ AD Delhaize, Brussels.
Pours red-brown with a small, creamy, off-white head. Aroma has liqourice, raisins, red apples. Medium carbonation, fine creamy and light grainy mouthfeel. Flavour has sweet caramel, chocolate, raisins, mild sweetness. Pleasant.
ration (2015) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 28, 2011
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Tap. Pours dark amber red with a small head. Aroma fruity Belgian hops. Maybe a but too sweet. Not Bad.
wekker84 (1850) - etten-leur, NETHERLANDS - OCT 18, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
750ml bottle a brown colored beer with a white head aroma malts caramel fruits and hops flavor malts caramel dark fruits yeast and some hops
Kavu (2819) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 7, 2011
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours clear dark amber with a high extremely lasting head. Aroma is sweet malts and caramel. Flavor is sweet malts, dark fruits, caramel and some alcohol. Pretty nice.
rosenbergh (8418) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 30, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: AUG 6, 2011 750 ml bottle. From bierzwerg.de.
Clear brown colour with big tan head. Malt, fruitiness and some spices in aroma. Malt, liquorice and spices in flavour. A bit better than Blond version.
lowernashotah (11) - Colorado, USA - JUN 20, 2011
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
floral/herb taste, clear appearance, medium taste with no bite, leaves slightly oily coating on the palate. not much carbonation. i tasted a longer finish on it hence the oily sensation. full bodied. a must try from a bavarian beer bar
shrubber85 (8836) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - APR 29, 2011
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Corked bottle. Earthy chocolate aroma - very nice. Clear ruby red color with nice head. Slightly sweet toffee malt and tart/bitter cherry flavor. Nice body. Very good.