jfb (3174) - GERMANY - JUN 23, 2010
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(bottle) pours a clear ruby-orange colour with a frothy dark beige head. aroma of dark fruits and peaches, with some prominent bready notes, herbs and roasted malts, a tad musty though. flavour is the same, with lots of grainy toasted malts and a touch of alcohol, rather abrasive. strong-bodied with average carbonation.
Quack-Duck (7223) - Down South, GERMANY - JUL 4, 2009
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
bottle, mit Dank nach Bochum! Dark amber-brown colour, small head. Malty nose. Full-bodied, herbal malty flavours dominate with hints of raisins and prunes. Lingering finish with a warming touch of alcohol.
ha1ag (658) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - MAR 25, 2009
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottled, tnx to DH8VV! dark red amber color, with fluffy quickly diminishing tan head, some irregular lacing, roasted malt nose. Aroma is sweet, caramel and well overroasted malts. Flavour is malts with some sweet caramel. Bodywarming alcohol in finish. Very nice !!!
diabel (1589) - Aarschot, BELGIUM - MAR 24, 2009
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, at LCRBM 2008, ’s Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
Clear, amber body. Strange aroma of fruit. Quite hoppy bitter flavour, bit soapy.
yespr (28711) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - NOV 28, 2008
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
50 cL bottle. Pours unclear deep brown with a fully gone head. Wineous and dense malty aroma. Dense breadish maty with a solid remaininh sweetness. Smooth and malty finish. Smooth breadish malty finish. Lovely.
MiP (12863) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - OCT 31, 2008
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle, 7.1% at LCRBM08. Weak malty aroma, slightly bready. Clear brown colour. No head. Very nice vinous flavour, good breadiness. Caramelly and bready in great balance. Very smooth and nice.
skortila (4178) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - OCT 30, 2008
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle @ LCRBM 2008. Aroma has fruitiness, malts. Red coloured beer with a white head. The taste is sweet, sticky. Some bitterness. It has caramel/toffee malts and fruitiness. Quality ingredients. Nice one.
SHIG (3282) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - OCT 27, 2008
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle @ LCRBM 08: Poured a reddish with white head. Aroma is sweet with malts and fruits. Taste seemed tabacco and malts, on the edge of being something more in my mind.
bierkoning (9582) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - OCT 27, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
UPDATED: DEC 4, 2011 Bottle @ LCRBM 2008. Malty buttery aroma. Malty, buttery flavor with hints of roast and raspberry. Sticky mouthfeel. Solid doppelbock.
Bottle @ home 031211. Brown color. Coffee, toffee and milk chocolate in the aroma. Caramelly sweet flavor. Malty with toffee and just a hint of roast. Powerful bock, maybe a bit too sweet
NoiZe (2324) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - OCT 26, 2008
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Orange colored brew. Sweet, malty aroma, some fruits. Sweet flavor, burned malts, bread, bitterness.