madsberg (10618) - Søborg, DENMARK - MAY 29, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught. Black coloured. Dense light brown head. Smoke., roast, caramel and some liqourice in the aroma. Flavour is roasty and mildly smoked. Has some caramel and sweetness. Meidum bdoied. Is roasted bitter in the end.
faroeviking (10284) - FAROE ISLANDS - MAR 27, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
De barril. Pitch black. Light brown small head. A: roasted malt, some chocolate and coffee along with some smoke. Good mouthfeel. F: roasted malt, chocolate and coffee, some smoke, medium bitterness. Good but bit thin.
Rune (9216) - Tromsø, NORWAY - OCT 4, 2011
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at Olympen, happy eating and drinking with my nephews. Opaque, near-black body, tiny beige head to the rim of the glass. Prominent aroma of peaty malts, ashy dry. Chocolate malts underscored by a peaty backbone. Dry rounded on the swallow. Harmonious and far from heavy to drink (Oslo, 26.09.2011).
Skinnyviking (7721) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAR 13, 2011
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught. Low fluffy and quickly disappearing white head. Pitch black body. Coffee liquorice coffee aroma (sorry could not smell the honey). Roasted barley malt flavor with coffee and a mild hops bitterness in combination with light smoke notes. Fine balance. Low carbonation, long aftertaste.
Camons (7503) - Hasselager, DENMARK - JUN 2, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught @ Fairbar. Pours dark brown with a tan head. Aroma of malt, caramel light dark fruit, smoke. Flavor is malt, caramel, little wood, dark fruit, smoke, light chocolate. Medium body, soft carbonation. 310514
Borup (7443) - Albertslund, DENMARK - JUN 13, 2011
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at Copenhagen Beer Festival 2011. Black with a biege head. Aroma and flavour of roasted malt, hops, smoke, licorice and alcohol.
olio (7424) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 17, 2011
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught @ Olutravintola Pikkulintu.
Pours deep red-black colour with small head. Aroma of roasted malts, licorice, tar, wood, smoky ham and notes of salmiac. Flavour of smoked and roasted malts, tar, licorice and some salmiac. Medium carbonation. Very nice brew.
laiti (7264) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 24, 2011
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught @ Gastropub Nordic
Aroma has lots of liquorice and some smoke. Flavour has very much liquorice, which is slightly salty. Some smoke, chocolate and hints of ash too. One of the best baltic porters I’ve had. At the end of the glass the salt becomes too dominant though.
lusikka (7038) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 17, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught @ Pikkulintu, Helsinki.
Pours a pitch black colour with a small beige head. Aroma of sweet syrup, smoke, tar and roasted malts. Flavour of roasted malts, tar, syrup, bitter hops and chocolate. Full bodied with an oily mouthfeel and a warming finish with licorice and roasted malts. Good one.
Plovmand (6913) - Helsinge, DENMARK - MAR 24, 2011
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap. Pours pitch black with a medium light tan head. The aroma is smoke, chocolate, roast and light coffee. The flavour is smoked, bacon, roast and some coffee. Long roasted smoked finish.