Cunningham (5494) - Halden, NORWAY - SEP 20, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Deep dark color with a fine tan head. Nice lacing. Fruity, raisins and nutty aroma. Medium + body. Tad sweet and a an ok bitterness. Oily texture. Nice smooth bready, nutty and fruity flavor. Nice one.
[Bottle from Bert’s Bierhuis in Utrecht, Netherlands]
Alengrin (3148) - BELGIUM - AUG 19, 2014
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Top-fermented Dutch dark bock making use of wheat malt. Beige, regular, sticky head, colour a dark copper. Malt sweet aroma, caramel and chocolate as usual, pear, orange, rhum. Taste malty, sweetish, lightly toasted bitterishness, coffee, smooth and only lightly hopped finish. Very typical for its style.
VincentKabel (262) - Haarlem, NETHERLANDS - APR 23, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Dark brown colored beer with a off-white head. Medium Carbonation. Aroma of toasted malts and caramel, same in the taste with a dry finish. Fine bock beer, yet a bit boring to make this a great bock.
Thompson (424) - - APR 16, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sampled from bottle at Cafe Buitenlust, Oirschot. Dark brown colour....Smell and taste malts, sugar, sweetish.
kermis (6866) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - FEB 15, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft at a bar in The Hague. Pours dark brown with a tan head. Aroma of burnt sugar and sweet overripe dark fruits. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet. Medium bodied with light carbonation.
Moolesen (319) - NETHERLANDS - FEB 2, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle 30cl. Very dark brown with and red shine. Small beige head. Aroma of sweet english liquorice and caramel. Very pleasant taste. Compared to other Dutch bok beers this has a very rich taste with a good bitterness which makes it not too sweet. One of the best Dutch bok beers
MarcoDL (2833) - NETHERLANDS - FEB 1, 2014
1.8 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Way too sweet bock beer. Tastes like licorice water, very nasty. They should change this.
worldbeertaste (1735) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - JAN 7, 2014
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Deep dark brown with a red tint and a thin, disappearing, tan head. Smells of soft roast, toasted malt, caramel, malt extract, and raisin. Sort of nice sort of chemical. Medium oily body. Tastes of soft roast, with a bitter sort of malty extract finish. The finish is dry and bitter. Sort of chemical and after a bit I couldnt drink anymore.
RW80 (1245) - Hoogeveen, NETHERLANDS - DEC 29, 2013
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Appearance: Very dark reddish colour with a off white head.
Aroma caramel, raisins
Taste: Typical Dutch dunkler bock. sweet, Were with starts with caramelise malts in the front it finishes with a medium bitterness with a hint of coffee. Overall to sweet and it lack complexity.
Light mouthfeel, low to medium carbonation.
maneliquor (3463) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - DEC 26, 2013
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Tap at some Irish pub in Amsterdam. Not much to say here. An absolute bucket load of toffee and bland stale malts. Very boring and the excessive carbonation really punches at you. Meh