gunnfryd (11192) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 9, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Dark brown colour with a beige head. Aroma is roasted malt, caramel, hop, fruit. Flavour is roasted malt, caramel, hop, fruit, coffee. Medium body. Easy drinkable beer.
SarkyNorthener (2370) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAY 3, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Birthday beer from s_hartshorne. Bottle. Black beer with small head. Aroma of mild chocolate and roasted malts. Taste is roasted malts, a little chocolate and some earthy charcoal. Medium bodied. Good stuff.
bergstaden (1379) - Røros, NORWAY - APR 30, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark amber with a white head - Good malt aroma with hints of raosted malts - Roasted malt body with some hints of bitterness and some hint of coffee flavour - Lingering malt finish - This was quite nice
djoeye (1843) - Tromsø, NORWAY - APR 22, 2014
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Thin bubbly off-beige layer, dark brown body.
Chocolate caramel malts and strawberry hops to the nose.
Slightly roasted floury malts, a little cocoa and coffee to the tongue.
Slightly thin bodied, but alright on palate.
Finishes still with cocoa coffee style malts. Overall nice.
Brown 500ml bottle abv3.7% b@Kjeller5 Tromsø,T@home.
SaintMatty (5526) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAR 29, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask (Crown Posada, Newcastle) - Dark brown with red tinges. Roasted malt, wort and coffee in the aroma. Roasted taste with coffee, cocoa and roasted malt. A very good mild.
Vighals (1394) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - MAR 24, 2014
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Gylden klar mørk brun med varende beige skum. Karamell, malt og hint av tropisk frukt. Lett bitter, noe søtlig karamell og maltsmak. God fylde selv om det bare er 3,7%, Lett bitter tørr avslutning. Lite kullsyre
jj0076 (31) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 16, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark mild. Good session beer at 3.7%. Makes a nice change from all the hoppy IPA style beers flooding the market.
ClubGonzo (4232) - Bergen, NORWAY - MAR 11, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Matkroken Natland, Bergen. Pours a deep, near-black bronze-hued clear brown body with a small white head. Aroma is burnt sugar, caramel, bready malts and hints of toffee. Taste is toffee, slightly burnt bread crusts, caramel and hints of nuts. Light body, soft to medium carbonation. A pleasant, complex yet easy-going dark mild from Ilkley.
Sigmund (5312) - Tau, NORWAY - MAR 3, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sample from bottle at hotel room tasting. ABV is 3.7%. Dark brown colour, moderate off-white head. Mild roasty notes in the aroma. Smooth and pleasant flavour, mild roasty notes, hints of mild coffee and chocolate, but not sweet. I could easily drink a few pnts of this one. Will buy again.
allmyvinyl (4224) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 16, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
500ml bottle from Booths. Pours dark brown, short-lived cream-coloured head. Aromas of liquorice and red fruit. Taste had more of the same. Thin in the finish, but a decent enough mild.