garza (568) - Oslo (NO), Caracas (VE), VENEZUELA - OCT 6, 2010
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark brown rubi colour witha tan head. Aroma of flowers, malt and some hints of wood. Very well balanced round flavour: semi sweet, light malty, lightly bitter and not so complex as you will expect from the aroma and the looks. Some dry feeling at the end, medium body. Very good beer overall.
Bullit (4012) - Burgos, SPAIN - OCT 5, 2010
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ 2nd BBF. Dark brown colour, off-white head. Aroma is smoked malts, bacon and some roastiness. flavour is roasted malts, bacon and sour fruits.
cgarvieuk (14287) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 4, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
at De Molen festival 2010 ... deep red black ... thin bubbly tan head ... smokey ... little fishywoody nose ... dark fruits ... roast malts ... light smoked roast.
madmitch76 (15073) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 3, 2010
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
24th September 2010. Borefts Beer Festival.
Cloudy dark brown beer, tiny tan head. Light dry palate. Rich smoky and fruity malt. Really well joined up. Finishes semi dry. Tasty!
Sigmund (5118) - Tau, NORWAY - OCT 3, 2010
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
500 ml bottle, courtesy of Cardinal Pub & Bar, Stavanger. Batch #273, ABV is 8%. Very dark brown colour, big and lasting tan head. Nice aroma of smoked malts, bonfires, tar, smoked and cured meat , but also some fruity notes. The flavour is very smoky and ashy, quite dry. Meaty finish.
Countbeer (4425) - Best of E-Town mit ein Brauhaus, NETHERLANDS - OCT 2, 2010
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Small off white lacing.
Smell malts and hints of smoke, hops and sugars.
Taste is pretty fresh: hops, liquorice, light smokey, spices, meat, bit grassy and hoppy.
Travlr (11835) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 2, 2010
4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at Borefts Beer Festival 2010, courtesy of the brewers - thank you gentlemen! Subtle smoke with hints of pepper and light spice, good malt balance. Very tasty, and very easy to drink.
yespr (31178) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 30, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
From bottle. Pours hazy dark amber with a small tan head. Aroma is smooth smoked and dark malty. Caramelish, light plastic, meaty and smooth malty. Dry and smoked lingering medium dry and malty finish.
Plovmand (6480) - Helsinge, DENMARK - SEP 30, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle af Borefts Festival. Dark brown body with a small off white head. The aroma is caramel, light smoke and some chocolate. The flavour is smoke, caramel, wood and dried fruit. Quite dry.
spkevin (389) - Doetinchem, NETHERLANDS - SEP 29, 2010
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ BBF 2010. Dark brown/light black pour with a beautiful yellow head. Good aroma with smoked hints. Smokey taste with some malts. Light hop notes. Not to smokey which makes it drink very easy. Smooth mouthfeel. Nice, light smoked aftertaste.