Miksu (4948) - Jyväskylä, - DEC 26, 2012
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
0.5 l bottle at Timo A’s. Golden color. Hazy dark reddish brown color, a gusher. Lots of licorice in the aroma. Flavors of licorice with coffee, charcoal and dark chocolate. Medium body, sparkling oily palate. Dryer finish. Dominated by licorice, which is not my favourite spice.
lusikka (6239) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2012
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
500 ml bottle @ vPBF 2012.
Pours a dark brown colour with a small white head. Aroma of sweet toffee, some nuts and grassy notes. Flavour of sweetish malts, toffee, nuts and grassy hops. Some weird perfumic notes. FInishes malty, sweetish and grassy. Weird off-flavours.
TBone (12547) - Pori, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2012
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottled 500ml (vPBF)
Dark ruby color, small brown color. A bit smokey, caramelly, malty aroma. Light bodied. Toasted malts, smoke, light vegetables. Not very good example of mild.
laiti (5667) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
50 cl bottle @ vPBF, no BBE info (actually no label at all)
Aroma is rather typical to English Ales with toffee, biscuits and hints of caramel and licorice. Flavour has ash, some licorice and some toffee. Slightly too much CO2 on palate. A bit watery but decent.
oh6gdx (20330) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2012
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottled@vPBF2012. Deep amber colour, small off-white head. Aroma is roasted, ashy, mild hops and some mild beer shitty notes. Flavour is ashes, some roasted notes, hops and slight toffeeish notes.
tiong (3753) - Espoo, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2012
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
500ml bottle @ vPBF
Pours dark brown with a small white head.
Aroma of lightly roasty malts, some chocolate, hints of coffee.
Taste is sweetish with some malty earthy notes and hints of roastiness and cold coffee.
Finish is slightly roasty with hints of chocolate. A bit unbalanced.
olio (6173) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2012
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
50 cl bottle @ vPBF.
Pours dark ruby red color with small head. Aroma of dark berries, malts, some caramel and grass. Flavor of malts, some fruits, caramel and grass. Some off-notes on the flavor.
sfhodense (4791) - Odense NØ, DENMARK - MAY 7, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours dark brown with a beige head. Aroma is roasted malt, malt acidic, fruit and nuts. Flavour is dry roasted malt, light acidic, nuts and light fruit. Thin.
omhper (19375) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - MAY 7, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottled, thanks fonefan! Hazy mahogany colour, small head. Yeasty nose with wood and salt. Light bodied with rounded mouthfeel. Some coffee and grass. Low bitterness in a finish with notes of blood.
stobbe74 (3789) - DENMARK - MAY 6, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Pours a clear and dark brown beer with an offwhite head. The aroma is malt, sweetness, caramel and some notes of smoke. The flavor follows the nose. The palate is thin with sweetness. Overall an average beer.