oldrtybastrd (3376) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - OCT 24, 2008
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Shared this one w/ SkyCop32. Picked up at Toom Getränke in Kaiserslautern. Pours a deep dark brown. Aromas of roasted malts, smoke, and hints of fruit. Flavors of the roasted malts, some fruit, with a coffee aftertaste.
shrubber85 (9468) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - AUG 30, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Sweet corn syrup malt aroma with hint of grass hops. Dark brown color with moderate head. Burnt sugar and barley malt flavor. Grassy hops finish.
ogivlado (6659) - Zagreb, CROATIA - AUG 27, 2008
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught at Löwenbräukeller, Munich.
Reddish/pale brown coloured, minimal head, vinous malty nose. Light roasted malt, milk chocolate and molasses taste with notes of bread and caramel. Mild spicy hints in the finish.
yespr (37063) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 7, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
50 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden hazzlenut dark brown with a lacing tan head. Aroma is mild spiced and towards breadish. dry breadish and light hops spiced. Light bitterness coming through towards a medium dry and mild spiced finish - slight acidic touch. Nice and easy to drink - yet simple.
DruncanVeasey (7881) - NUNEATON, TOP, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - JUN 10, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: JUN 12, 2008 Lowenbraukeller, Munich. Slender beige lid on ruby. Light and transparent for a dunkel. Chocolatey malt and nuts on the snout, with a sniff of something vegetal. Creeping cherryish fruit, watery prune, chocolate. Thinnish, metallic and a bit raisiny.
Maria (10190) - Thisted, DENMARK - JUN 1, 2008
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Dark brown with a small, creamy head. The aroma has notes of roasted malt and caramel. The flavour has a light sweetness, notes of roasted malt, caramel, light hints of nuts and the finish is dry. It seems so malty clean in the overall impression.
johndoughty (4587) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - APR 20, 2008
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Dark brown and flat. Nutty with a reasonable body.Gentle aftertaste and a good example of this style.
Christian (11983) - Odense, DENMARK - MAR 30, 2008
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark copper beer with a lasting off-white head leaving some lace. Bready munich malt aroma with some toffee. Dry and malty with a hint of roast malt in the flavour.
pivnizub (9531) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - MAR 10, 2008
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle: Amber coloured, mid-sized, stable off-white head with a little lace; moderate caramelly and roasted malty nose with a faint illusion of coffee and dried fruits; moderate to robust sweet-bitter flavour, medium bodied; sweet caramelly finish with a discreet fruitiness. a nice example of this style, a bit like a perfectly diluted Doppelbock..........
Finn (5176) - Tromsø, NORWAY - JAN 20, 2008
2 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Vom Fass at Kloster Schäftlarn 24 Jun 07. Dark brown colored. A small white head. Roasted malty aroma. Caramellish flavor with a sweet finish.