deanso (5087) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAR 18, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at the wildeman
Thin creamy off white head. Hazy amber brew. Vanilla and toffee . An awesome brew when aged
PotjeBier (1603) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - MAR 16, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample on tap @ In De Wildeman (thanks Simon!) . Cloudy orange color. Off white head. Aroma’s: sweets, sweet malts, vanilla, oak, some fruit as well. Flavor is medium sweet, alcoholic, notes of wood. Alcohol feel is fairly strong, body is medium. Still enough carbonation. Long finish with a light bitterness. Seems better now than it was when this was just released, but that might just be my memory.
AdamJackson (2389) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - MAR 2, 2013
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Enjoyed in small tasters at Kulminator
A - Dark brown with red hues, 1 finger head
S - Smells like honey covered hibiscus. Oak
T - Very sweet. Earthy. Hints of charcoal and oak. Slightly burnt. Sweet. Rosemary. Slightly herbal but smooth and balanced.
M - Nice carbonation, overall pretty thin
O - wow. Far better than whatever batch I had before in USA
yespr (30766) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 13, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
37.5 cl bottle at Kulminator. Pours clear and golden orange to brown with a small tan head. Aroma is smooth wooden, toffee caramelish and light bitter. Toffee malty, wooden, vanilla and caramelish. Warming alcohol finish
BelgBeerGeek (1297) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - AUG 24, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Split with , beerdrifter, thirstybird and 77ships
Head: small, off white
Colour: caramel, amber
Smell: dried fruits, vanilla, bit of that aged fragerance
Taste: lots of sweet malts, some spices, caramel/toffee, bit of vanilla, candy sugar, so mostly some sweetness with oaky hints , but damn good !
77ships (3594) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - AUG 13, 2012
4.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 20/20
UPDATED: JUN 1, 2013 375 ml bottle split with Beerdrifter, Belgbeergeek & Thirstybird @ Kulminator // 2010 Vintage // bright ruby amber with a small yellowish ? head // smell is very sweet toffee, candy, winter spices, caramelized fruits as well as dried fruits, awesome // taste is thick sweet mellow toffee, candy, brown and plenty of candy sugar, cane sugar, sweet but not diabetic, really lovely, sweet winter spices, lots of mellow incredible oak, toffee, oodles of vanilla, very fruity // body is pure silk // insanely good // favorite so far // tried it again thanks to adamjackson still mighty fine
madmitch76 (14507) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUL 28, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
10th November 2010
Cloudy amber beer. Big tan head that tastes of oaky butter cream - yum! Semi soft dry palate. Vanilla oak and banana. Peppery spice. Trace of bubblegum and aniseed alcohol. Dry finish. If not for the spice this could pass for a dessert beer. Tasty Dutch treat!
BeerCast_Rich (1847) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 27, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
[375ml bottle, courtesy of cgarvieuk] Deep amber, tiny lacing. Sweet, oaky booze on the aroma. Quite delicate, sweet, honeyish flavours. Fruity syrup. Honeysuckle and barley sugar 
Blairgus (2567) - California, USA - JUL 10, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
6 July 2012, bottle at cagarvie’s legendary tasting. Light caramel, clear, no bubbles. Nose is super sweet, bubble gum, red fruit, alcohol, syrup. Full body, syrupy, fainty fizzy. Grape jelly, alcohol, golden syrup. Fruity and large!
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Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 6, 2012
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
In bottle. Pours a dark golden amber colour with a thin beige head. Aroma of raisins, honey, yeast, toffee, alcohol and oak. Similar flavours of raisins and sweet honey with alcohol fairly present. A little sweet overall with moderate carbonation and light CO2 prickle with a foamy mouth-feel.