rosenbergh (6474) - Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 5, 2010
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
330 ml bottle. From Rickenbach bei Wil, Switzerland.
Clear amber colour with small off-white head.
Sweet roasted malt, nuts and notes of diacetyl in aroma.
Sweet malts, nuts, diacetyl and some bitter hops in flavour.
A tiny bit artificial aroma and flavour after all.
Emil (6066) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAR 29, 2005
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Tap. Amber colour with a medium white head. Light sweet caramel aroma and a dry light bitter taste. Medium body and a dry finish.
KnutAlbert (6007) - Oslo, NORWAY - APR 10, 2008
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On draught at a Zurich airport hotel.
Malt, a hint of smoke, crisp herbal finish.
Too thin - a stonger version of this could have been a great beer!
lusikka (5927) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUN 27, 2014
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
330 ml bottle @ PBF IX. Pours a copper colour with a small head. Aroma of nuts, bread and earthiness. Flavour of strong raw bready maltiness, cardboard, mild bitterness and nuttiness. Light bodied and soft carbonation. Dry nutty and malty finish. Not good.
olio (5854) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUN 27, 2014
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
33 cl bottle @ PBF IX.
Pours clear golden color with a small head. Sweet fruity and malty aroma, some grain also. Malts and grain on the flavor, grass and some wooden notes also. Strong carbonation, sweetish finish.
laiti (5407) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUN 27, 2014
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
33 cl bottle @ PBF Ⅸ, BBE 10/2014
Aroma has sweet malty tones and grain. Also some caramel. Flavour has cardboard, some sweetish and harsh malty tones and hints of caramel. Aroma was nice and sweet but flavour a bit disappointing.
ekstedt (5317) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - APR 2, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle (33 cl), thanks to tkrjukoff. Clear amber with medium off-white head. Grainy and nutty malt aroma, with some herbal hops. Light to medium bodied. Medium dry, medium bitterness.
Sigmund (4933) - Tau, NORWAY - OCT 5, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
330 ml bottle. ABV is 5.6%. Clear deep golden to amber colour, moderate to low white head. Aroma of caramel malts, ripe berries and herbal hops, a hint of honey. Medium sweet flavour of caramel malts and brown bread, dry finish with some herbal hops and a hint of honey again. Okay, but did not blow my socks off.
Borresteijn (4541) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - AUG 18, 2011
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Tap at Zürich Airport. Clear copper colour, off white head. Aroma is light fruity, green banana, cardboard, caramel, toasted malts. Flavour is light caramel, hint of grain, toasted malts, bit of cardboard, light metallic bitter finish. Light bodied. Bland.
Nisse666 (4028) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - APR 2, 2011
2.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Shared bottle thx to tkrjukoff cons 2011-04-01 Göteborg
AR: banoffie fudge, brown bananas
AP: amber, wee creame beige head
F: watery, fudge, light banana, tutti frutti