rlgk (15303) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 21, 2003
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
UPDATED: APR 21, 2005 (Stockholm Beer Festival 2003)
Dark with a brownish head. Aroma is wonderful from toffee and butter. Flavor is sweet and malty. Very nice.
Rasmus40 (14809) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 16, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Systembolaget Web Shop. Clear dark reddish brown with a beige head. Aroma is sweet, malty, roasted malt and licorice. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and roasted moderate bitter finish. 160715
TBone (14784) - Pori, FINLAND - FEB 1, 2005
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottled (BB 04/2005)
Almost opaque dark ruby, creamy expresso head. Aroma has roast, cold coffee and hints of hops. Medium to full bodied, lots of roast with hints of sugar. Bitter finish. There is just something plastic in the palate which prevents this to being an excellent.
Theis (14659) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 14, 2007
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at NB-ØLlandskamp. Dark red/black - offwhite head. Burned, burned malts, dry burned, roasted, licorice, light sweetness, nice bitterness. Dry bitter finish.
MiP (14562) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - JUN 18, 2005
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Hoppy, very dusty aroma. Also fruity, roasted malts. Almost black colour with a red hue. Small unstable, light brown head. Very malty and quite roasted flavour, but still mild. Aftertaste has some roasted barley bitterness. Quite nice, semi-smooth mouthfeel.
Oakes (13913) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 1, 2000
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Very robust. Loads of malt-toffee flavour, slight raisin-nutbread notes.
gunnfryd (13329) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 5, 2006
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Red brown colour with a beige head. Aroma is chocolate, toasted, fruit. Flavour is chocolate, fruit, coffee, hop.
thewolf (11644) - Kolding, DENMARK - FEB 9, 2008
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, bought @ YNWA, Kolding.
[Vintage 2006 - BBE 05/07]
Pours a deep brown with a great creamy beige head. Great lacing. Aroma is mild chocolate, roasted malts and light hoppiness. Very nice, light and round mouthfeel. Flavour is greatly roasted with a good background of chocolate. Very well-rounded!
bierkoning (11526) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - MAY 30, 2008
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from TBone, thanks!. Deep dark brown color. Mango, caramel and ginger in the aroma. Caramelly sweet flavor with mango, hints of ginger and carrot. Hint of salt in the aftertaste. Tasty dark lager.
madsberg (11065) - Søborg, DENMARK - JAN 29, 2004
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled: Deep burgundy coloured. Ligth brown medium lasting head. Chocolate, hops and fruit in the aroma. Hops, fruit, light yeast notes and some chocolate notes in the flavour. Has a nice lasting bitterness in the end.