Vogod (23) - FINLAND - JAN 17, 2013
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Reddish brown, shortlived head. Toffee, chocolate, caramel malt in aroma. Watery mouthfeel. Caramel, slight roast in taste. Overdone bitterness.
VastActiv (2845) - Oulu, FINLAND - JAN 17, 2013
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle 0.33l at Oluthuone Leskinen, Oulu. Colour is reddish brown with small white head. Aromas and flavours are rye, some sweetness and malts. Watery.
tiong (3771) - Espoo, FINLAND - JAN 16, 2013
2.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
330ml bottle from K-Citymarket Sello
BBE 070413 - Pours dark brown with a small bubbly white head. Aroma of chocolate malts, hints of roastiness, toffee, nuts and caramel. Taste is a bit messy with notes of rye, dark chocolate, nuts, roastiness, syrup and tartness. Finish is slightly tart and malty with hints of rye, roastiness and chocolate. Unbalanced, not very good.
mjs (4600) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 12, 2013
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
(Bottle, 0.33 l, at Pikkulintu, 201301012) The beer poured brown and clear. Its head was small and white. Aroma had malts, boiled peas and grass. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were malts, sweetness, molasses, grass and bitterness. Aftertaste was malty and bitter. Not bad but thin and harsh brown ale.
Zita (4643) - Assentoft, DENMARK - JAN 5, 2013
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
nice hoppy bread aroma,brown/ red, off white foam, light sweetness, light sweetness, lightly bitter, light body, oily feel, lively, bitter, long finish,
Hansen (6628) - Assentoft, DENMARK - JAN 5, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark brown coloured and almost clear. Has an off-white head, medium duration. Nice aroma, notes of fruity hops, some soft laqurice notes too. Flavor starts moderate sweet, light/faint acid and finish moderate bitter, more hoppy notes, citrus and faint nuts. Creamy texture.
BoltonDK (558) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 4, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at home.
Nice aroma, raisin, vinegar,prune.
Light dark brown color, small white head.
Taste of prunes, raisin, medium body.
Bolton Brew Rocks !!
TET (1646) - FINLAND - DEC 22, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
A very dark brown beer wtih a medium and beige head. Aroma of dark bread with nice citrusfruity freshness, sometimes hint of chocolate, a succesfull and interesting aroma. Taste of dark malts and some bread, citrusfruits, and aöso citrusfruity and ryebready sourness. Nicely smooth to drink, quite light to drink, but enjoyable even low alc. %. Tastefull beer with enough of interesting nuancees, not like many of other Browns.
sheep (93) - FINLAND - DEC 20, 2012
2.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
330ml bottle, best before 27/04/13. Pours a deep dark brown with a tint of red and a decent khaki head. Aromas of caramel, vegetables, a little toast and hops. Taste is resinous hops mainly and not a lot else. Where’s all the malt gone? Mouthfeel is a little thin and slightly watery with medium carbonation. Needs a lot more balance and a thicker body.
morri (202) - NORWAY - NOV 30, 2012
1.9 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 7/20
330ml bottle from Ultra. Off-white medium lasting head. Reddish brown body. Has a sweet taste of caramel and liquorice.