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RATINGS: 146   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.86   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 402   ABV: 13.4%
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15 Years and the bombastic beers blossom bolder than ever. The shtick ages so beautifully as well – some favorites from the Shmaltz vault: FIGS: “And their eyes were opened, and they knew that they were naked; they sewed fig leaves together and made themselves aprons.” -Genesis 3:7. POMEGRANATES: In Medieval images of a unicorn hunt, the captured beast bleeds from wounds of pomegranate seeds dripping blood red juices on his milk white body. Wild and uncontrollable by nature, unicorns could be tamed only by virgins. Once tamed, the unicorn was chained to a pomegranate tree. DATES: Song of Solomon 7:6: “How beautiful and delightful you are, my Love, with all your charms! Your stature is like a date palm tree, and your breasts like its clusters. I will climb the tree and take hold of its fruit stalks.” Psalm 92:12: “The righteous shall flourish like the Date palm.” Arab proverb: It is good to know the truth, but it is better to speak of palm trees. GRAPES: “Oh, when I was a kid in show business I was poor. I used to go to orgies to eat the grapes.” -Rodney Dangerfield. Genesis Chapter 15 promises many battles but also sacred covenants. Verse 15: “You, Abraham shall be gathered into the arms of your people and pass at a ripe old age.” To the torrents and the trials, the punchlines and the pleasures. To 15 Years of Shmaltz Life – and beyond – L’Chaim! Jeremy Cowan, proprietor


4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
beernovice39 (3160) - Montana, USA - JUN 21, 2012
Bottle pours a deep dark red/browm with a thin long lasting tan top. Scent is sweet malts, caramel, bread, booze and nuts. Taste is caramel, bready, sugar, booze and wood. Nice!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BoBoChamp (5759) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUN 19, 2012
65cl, Batch 1, as He’Brew Genesis 15:15, new exclusive American brew Anno 2011, with pomegranates, figs and dates, thx to Secret Santa!, very complex sweet brew, alcoholic/spicy and slightly fruity/roasted, very heavy, yet balanced, clear, nearly no head, very good brew, yet very expensive!, WOW!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (21509) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 19, 2012
Bottle at Papsø. Clear red-brown coloured with a medium sized beige head. Sweet aroma of caramel, dried fruits and cheese. Sweet and fruity flavour of caramel, hops and dried fruits with notes of oak, vanilla and alcohol. Hoppy and warming alcoholic finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Theis (13801) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 18, 2012
Bottle at Papsø’s - Thanks. Clear amber/red - offwhite head. Oakey, vanilla, fruity, amber malts, barley, coconut, boozy, chocolate, nutty, light cacao, light honey notes, licorice.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
madsberg (10459) - Søborg, DENMARK - JUN 17, 2012
Bottled. Dark reddish Brown coloured. Light beige head. Aroma of ripe fruits Mike fligs and dades. Sweetness, Spice, alcohol and then some. Flavour of liqourice, sweetness, Spice, figs, vanilla, oak. Medium to full bodied. Ends on a fruity and spiced note with a light bitterness. Alcoholwarmth on lips and Palate. Nice

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Plovmand (6602) - Helsinge, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2012
Bottle. Pours dark reddish brown with a medium off white head. The aroma is higjly malty and bready with notes of oak and ripe fruit. The flavour is sweet malty and honey like with notes of bread, biscuit and sweet toasted caramel.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ungstrup (29849) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2012
Bottled. A deep red beer with a thin beige head. The aroma has notes of alcohol, over ripe fruits, and caramel. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, alcohol, over ripe fruites, and brettanomyces, leading to a dry alcoholic finish, where the alcohol burns the throat.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Pinball (10927) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2012
clear brown, smooth yellow head. bourbon aroma, roasted malts, flavor is wood, bourbon, licorice, coca,

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (32032) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2012
22 fl oz bottle. Pours dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma is toasted malty and overripe fruity and caramelish. Dense malty and caramelish. Mld citric and dense malty and overripe fruity. Smooth and roasted malty finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
fiulijn (15310) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 16, 2012
Tasting at Papsø’s
Dark color, mahogany to brown, with red shades; medium sized head. The malt aroma is strong, caamellish, with hints of wood and vanilla, fudge. Strong and cloying mouthfeel, rather oily, with strong and sweet malty flavor; it has a strong nutty touch, with traces of bitter orange; strong bitterness too.
Quite good; big.


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