Iznogud (380) - CROATIA - JAN 18, 2014
1.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Bottle, from supermarket. Black colored, roasted malt. Didn’t like it, I prefer draught version.
Shain (11) - ISRAEL - JAN 13, 2014
3.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
weet, slight Caramel at first. Then roasted flavor, medium carbonation. Ends bitter slightly fruity and slight sour tang. Let flavor reset by taking time between sips.
hackobock (901) - SWEDEN - JAN 11, 2014
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from Systembolaget. Pours almost reddish black with a large brown head. Aroma has roasted malts, light chocolate, light licorice. Taste is light bitter initially, some roasted malts and finally a roasted bitter finish. Quite thin watery body with a
Abijen (1174) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - JAN 3, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours a beautiful dark brown beer with a good creamy white head. Smells malts and dusty. Tastes licorice, coffee and bit watery. Average carbo, thin body and a watery texture.
Nevalainen (43) - FINLAND - JAN 3, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
A bit of licorice and chocolate aroma. Dark, almost black color with high quickly disappearing head. Lightly bitter taste. Light body, short finish.
Sissio (410) - Orsenigo, ITALY - JAN 2, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Clear dark brown, brown head, quickly disappearing. Roasted malts, wood ashes, licoorice, hint of bitter hanuka honey. Tastes very ashy, smoke, some hidden roasted malts, cereals, licorice, but woody ash covers everything, making it rather unpleasant.
mile (2741) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 1, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Very dark brown, small to average and fully diminishing light brown head. Moderate malty and lightly sweetish aroma, some roasted malt, faint licorice. Light to moderate malty and lightly sweetish flavor, some roasted malt, light licorice and coffee. Finish is malty and lightly sweetish, some roasted malt and light coffee - licorice, light hoppyness. Bit thin stout - not too sweet/too much coffee though.
Nische (530) - Saltsjö-Boo, SWEDEN - DEC 28, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Dark reddish brown with a medium tan head. Malty and roasted tones. Malt, coffee and bitterness. Medium body with a long bitter after taste.
Masterkush7 (378) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 16, 2013
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 6/20
dark colour, moderate beige head; quite simple aroma of some roasted malt and grassy hops;taste is also not too complicated: some roastedness and bitterness
budedou (260) - Villemandeur, FRANCE - DEC 15, 2013
1.7 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
UPDATED: DEC 18, 2013 La Guinness européenne est beaucoup moins bonne que la Guinness originale
Fade et sans gout....