punainen6 (93) - FINLAND - AUG 18, 2008
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Dark brown color with a small head.
Tiny carbonation with a refreshing bite, malts, bread and caramel. Maybe abit lacking on the taste and alchocol comes off abit too strong.
CH-303 (1876) - Fribourg, SWITZERLAND - JUN 30, 2008
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: JAN 3, 2013 2006 edition:
Appearance: Golden dark brown. Little head. Hint of red.
Aroma: Pretty malty and fruity. Oaky. Coffee.
Taste: Dark fruit and malt. Bitterish, but not too much.
Info: 330ml bottle, 21/12-2006
Appearance: Dark redish brown. Nice amount of head, shortlived.
Aroma: Dark fruit, some malt. Burnt caramel?
Taste: Burnt caramel, malt and dark fruit. Smooth.
Info: 330ml bottle, 25/12-2007
Appearance: Dark, redish brown. Lots of light tan head.
Aroma: Good malt, some fruit.
Taste: More malt, some spices. Slight alcohol. Good.
Info: 330ml bottle, 23/12-2012
Skinnyviking (8396) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 14, 2008
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. High creamy and lasting off-white head. Clear dark brown body. Vineous spicy aroma. Sweet spicy flavor of roasted malt cinamon and raisins. Low carbonation, long sweet aftertaste.
SaintMatty (6464) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JAN 19, 2008
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
33cl Bottle- Dark brown with red tinges and a small, light tan head. Slightly fruity aroma with raisins and dates. Fruity and tangy taste, again with raiains and a hint of sweetness and spice. Drinkable but does not taste like it is 6.5%.
raymondwave (931) - FINLAND - DEC 19, 2007
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle 0.33 l. Nicely dark amber looks, smallish head. Malts, caramel, some syrup. Alcohol sweetness. Not that different from milder version, except for the alcohol sweetness. Not bad, but quite characterless and thinnish for such high alcohol.
Miksu (5038) - Jyväskylä, FINLAND - NOV 26, 2007
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Draught at Old Brick’s Inn, Jyväskylä. Dark ruby color with thick peige head. The aroma and flavor is strongly malty with lots of toffee and caramel as well as some nutty notes. Low bitterness, some alcohol coming through.
bager (2120) - Copenhagen N, DENMARK - OCT 24, 2007
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Semi clear deep amber coloured with a medium sized offwhite head. Malty and sweet with notes of caramel, ryebread, dried fruit, hops and a hint of chocolate.
Theis (14936) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 23, 2007
2.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle 33cl. at Bager (Herre-frokost). Clear dark brown - offwhite head. Caramel, chokolate, bread, dark bread, light light smoked, oldness, light licorice, light berries, light pepper, ryebread, light hoppy notes.
joergen (25106) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 21, 2007
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Clear orange coloured with an off white head.
Sweet aroma of caramel, rye bread, dried fruits and malts.
Flavour of caramel, malts and rye bread with notes of hops.
Storm (2684) - Amager, DENMARK - MAY 2, 2007
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Reddish amber colour with a nice head. Very nice aroma of caramel, malt and little toffee-like. Nice flavour of caramel, toffee, malt very clean and easy to drink but nothing overwelming at all.