VastActiv (2051) - Oulu, FINLAND - JAN 2, 2013
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught at Oluthuone Leskinen, Oulu. Colour is reddish brown with small white head. Aromas and flavours are hops, caramel, malts and bitterness. Quite nice.
chrisv10 (9713) - DENMARK - DEC 12, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, 5.2%. Clear dark amber/brown with medium off-white head. Aroma is mat, caramel, fruit, hop and a little dusty. Flavour is malt, caramel, medium sweet, hop, little bitter and a little toffee.
Skinnyviking (6298) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - DEC 3, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Low fluffy white lasting head. Hazy amber body. Dusty sweet hay honey aroma. Sweet malty mild hay grass flavor with a fair amount of hops bitterness, low carbonation and a long sweet finish.
visionthing (2308) - Oslo, NORWAY - NOV 22, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
50cl bottle at Koht, Tallinn. Pours slightly hazy amber with an off-white head. Hoppy aroma with pine, fruits, malt and hints of citrus. Lightly sweet and malty with a nice and bitter finish. Nice and refreshing ESB! (2012-11-17)
laiti (4804) - Helsinki, FINLAND - NOV 8, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: FEB 19, 2013
Draught @ Olutravintola Konttori. Rated on 29.09.2010
Aroma has some pine needles, hops and hints of caramel. Flavour is hoppy with pine needles, some resin, hops and toffee. Decent ESB.
7+3+7+3+14 = 3.4
50 cl bottle @ home, BBE 01.10.2013
Aroma is somewhat fruity and hoppy with resin, biscuits, nuts and hints of bready malt. Flavour has toffee, some fruity hops, hay, resin, hints of caramel, nuts and nettles. Quite the same as I remembered.
7+3+7+3+15 = 3.5
HenrikSoegaard (10020) - Randers, DENMARK - NOV 5, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Creamy white good mostly lasting head. Dark yellow colour. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. Moderate bitter flavor. Average moderate bitter finish. Oily palate.
thewolf (10708) - Kolding, DENMARK - NOV 3, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, bought @ Bunker Beer. Pours nice, clear, deep amber with a small, creamy, off-white head. Aroma has malts, caramel, grass, pine. Highish carbonation, fine dry and creamy mouthfeel. Flavour is very elegant, caramel, doughy, crisp, grassy and lots of pine. Excellent freshness to the hops.
Kavu (1903) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 4, 2012
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours hazy golden with a medium creamy head. Aroma is fruity malts. Flavor is malts, fruits and a strong, slowly rising hoppiness in the finish. Quite good.
gnoff (7330) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - JUL 2, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: MAR 11, 2013 First rating.
Draught at Olutravintola Pikkulintu on June 29, 2012
Cloudy copper color, off-white head. Malty, caramel taste, also wort. Spritzy mouthfeel, low bitterness. Malty, sweet, wort taste.
50 cl bottle thanks to Ville! (non ratebeer). Sampled on March 9, 2013.
A bit hazy copper color, off-white head. Malty, a bit hoppy scent. Malty, bitter, hoppy taste. Dry bitter aftertaste. Medium mouthfeel, medium high bitterness.
Marduk (1941) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUN 8, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
0,5l bottle. Hazy copper color. No head, flat. Sweet, citrus, hops in aroma. Sweet, sweat, roasted, light bitter flavor.