tiong (6268) - Espoo, FINLAND - SEP 17, 2011
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught @ Pikkulintu, Helsinki
Pours pitch black with a small foamy head. Massive roasty and smoky aroma with heavy notes of tar, licorice and bacon. Taste of smoked malts and ham. Notes of roastiness and tar. Finish is quite malty and slightly bitter. Great smoked beer and a quite well balanced porter.
Beer5000 (5818) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAR 25, 2011
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap @ Cardinal. Black body with a small, dense beige head. Aroma of hard roasted malt, liquorices and fruit. Flavor is moderate sweet, hard roasted malt, smoke and bacon. Feels soft and fruity, quite easy to drink and still pretty solid body. Wel balanced bitterness. Alcohol is well hidden. A very pleasant smoked beer.
altonbrownd (5415) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - MAY 28, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Beer Temple. Dark brown body with big head. Nose of hops, pines but also smoky. Taste is hoppy, sweet with smoked notes. Liked it quite a bit.
Bragesnak (5394) - Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 23, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
DØE Festival, Valby, DK.
Black with beige head. Aroma of coffee and smoke. Flavor with roasted malt, liqourice and smoke.
thebeertourist (5175) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 3, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Ølbaren. Very dark brown with a creamy head. Sweet and smoked aromas and flavours, but nothing extreme. Well-made and highly drinkable without raising any eyebrows.
skortila (5161) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - OCT 12, 2011
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
@ Copenhagen festival 2011. The aroma has roast, liquorice, coffee, bacon. Black coloured beer with a beige head. The taste is roasty, bit sweet, bit bitter, has coffee, smoke. Very nice.
OleR (4804) - Oslo, NORWAY - AUG 23, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
From tap @Bishops Arms, København. Pours an opaque dark brown to near black, topped by a low tanned head. Ashy and smokey, heavily roasted malt aroma. A note of creamed caramel. Medium sweet malt body. Roast, smoke, licorice and bitter coffe tones. Noticable hop bitterness. Medium full, softly carbonated. Roasty, tarry and smokey endnotes. A powerfull one, not very moreish.
sfhodense (4789) - Odense NØ, DENMARK - JUL 17, 2011
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours dark brown with a beige head. Aroma is roasted malt, smoke, bacon and dried fruit. Flavour is roasted malt, chocolate, smoke and dried fruit.
stouby (4418) - Holbæk, DENMARK - JUN 5, 2011
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at DBF 2011. Black with a light brown head. Aroma moderate+ malty (smoke, hard roasted, licorice). Flavor moderate sweet and bitter. Medium body.
jesperhammer (4095) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAR 15, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
11-MAR-2011, tap @Mikkeller Bar.
Morten, where are you? This is a Morten beer.
Black with a little thin grey head.
Smoked ham on the nose.
This is a perfect smoked beer. Perhaps the best I have had:-)
All the smokey ingredients without being tooi much.
Ends a bit thin, but apart from that, I love it. Very smooth.