Christian (10779) - Odense, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Copper with a lasting off-white head. Aroma of dried fruit, toffee and biscuit, in a very clean and straightforward, obviously American, way. Very sweet malty flavoutr with toffee and a little fruit. Faint roasted hint in the finish
Borup (5082) - Albertslund, DENMARK - JUN 8, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sample at CBC 2013.
Dark amber colour with a small off-white head. Aroma and flavour of malt, dried fruit, caramel and chocolate.
sic1314 (2560) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - JUN 6, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Poured a dark amber with a small tan head. Aroma of dark fruit, dark chocolate and roast malt. Medium body, flavour as the aroma, adding some extra sweetness.
jackl (3862) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JUN 4, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap @ CBC 2013. The pour’s red with a tiny head. The aroma’s toast, toffee, cherries and plum. Rich dark fruit. Pie filling. The taste is cherry-dipped toffee. Rich roasted malt. Werther’s Original caramel candies. Chewy body. Fat. Fine carbonation. Overall, solid. Not really my thing.
anders37 (15545) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUN 2, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle @ yespr. Pours a clear amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty spicy caramel aroma with hints of dark fruit. Sweetish malty caramel and dark fruit flavor. Has a fruity malty spicy caramel and dark fruit finish.
kermis (4285) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 31, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at Beer Temple. Pours clear brown with a tan head. Aroma of malt, dark fruits, chocolate, raisins and caramel. Flavour is over moderate sweet and light moderate bitter. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.
bierkoning (9826) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - MAY 31, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap @ Beer Temple. Dark brown color. Malt, hints of roast and Mon Chéri bonbons in the aroma. Full bodied, thick on the tongue. Slightly alcoholic. Milk chcoolate. Malt and roast. Also Mon Chéri in the flavor. Grassy earthy hops shimmering through and getting stronger in the aftertaste. Nice one!
JaBier (4532) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - MAY 27, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle purchased at Aficionado’s. Clear copper pour with a medium tan head. Aroma of malt, berry and caramel. Malty flavor with raspberry and caramel before a nutty and malty finish.
PotjeBier (1419) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - MAY 25, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap @ Beer Temple. Deep red-brown color. Firm beige head. Aroma’s of caramel and sweet red fruit (especially retronasal). Flavor is medium to heavy sweet, but not cloyingly. Medium bodied, soft carbonation. Finish is grina & malt. Could have used some bitterness (and less red fruit).
Bragesnak (5331) - Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 22, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Copenhagen Beer Celebration.
Brown with beige head. Aroma of caramel. Flavour with nuts and some roasted malt.