Arve_Christian (2736) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 13, 2012
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Backlog last year.
Bottle from Vinmonopolet.
Malty aromas, sweetness in taste.
Full body & high complexity
mile (2734) - Helsinki, FINLAND - NOV 19, 2013
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle. Amber, hazy, small to average and fully diminishing head. Moderate to full malty and sweetish aroma, caramel and some dark fruitiness. Body is medium to full, malty and sweetish flavor, caramel and some dark fruitiness. Finish is average, malty and sweetish, some caramel and light dark fruitinesss, light alcohol. Caramel sweetish strong ale - lacks character. For those with sweet tooth.
Frovigalning (2694) - Örebro, SWEDEN - APR 4, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Systembolaget. Sweet and fruity smell with dried fruit. Similar taste. Nice and easy to drink.
abemorsten (2491) - Mosterøy, NORWAY - DEC 28, 2010
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Tap at Cardinal. Hazy copper with a two finger thick creamy light brown head leaving a fair lacing. Candy, caramel aroma with distinct fruity tones on the nose. Herbs, candy sweat, leather and tobacco released in the mouth with acidic and salty flavors. Astringent with a dryish finish. Medium carbonation. Feel a bit raw and sharp on the edges.
mr_h (2437) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - MAY 19, 2012
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
330ml bottle courtesy of Rune - hazy brown ale, roasted caramel malt and alcohol aroma, small creamy tan head, sweet, malty, alcohol flavour, carbonation on the low side, bitter aftertaste
visionthing (2393) - Oslo, NORWAY - FEB 9, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Vinmonopolet. Pours dark amber with a tiny light brown head. Aroma of raisins, caramel, roasted malt, alcohol and spices. Sweet and fruity with lots of raisins and some spices. Slightly bitter finish. Reminds me a bit about gløgg. Anyway it’s a nice winter warmer. (BF310915)
armando629 (2381) - Budapest, HUNGARY - APR 1, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
0,33 l bottle as a gift.
Clear amber color whit a small off white head. Moderated fruity aroma with caramel, some woods, candies. Medium body, light sourish character with some fruits, freaky caramel.
RuneStumo (2129) - FØRRESFJORDEN, NORWAY - DEC 9, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
09.12.2011. 0,33l Bottle. vinmonopolet.no. Dark brown colour with off-white head. Aroma dominated by dark malts. Lots of malty flavours with very nice balanced bitterness. Strong, dry and very powerful malty caracter. Aftertaste is malty with some sweetness and dry bitterness at the end. I really enjoyed this beer!
RexTalionis (2122) - FINLAND - FEB 24, 2014
2.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle 33 cl. Pours unclear copper in color with tan head. Sweet malty notes, bozyness and brown sugary notes in aroma. Sweetish taste with some boozy notes appearing.
teddybeer (2097) - Madrid, SPAIN - JAN 2, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Coppery colour with an off-white head that quickly dissapears. Aroma has notes of caramel, molasses and raisins Flavor is moderate sweet with a good presence of alcohol, notes of molasses, raisins, red fruits, good maltiness. The final is slightly alcoholic with light sweet notes. Desnse and smooth on palate.