skoll (404) - Traverse City, Michigan, USA - DEC 7, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle poured a clear reddish brown with a small lasting tan head. Aromas of carmel, toffee,light fruittiness and a hint of smoke. Palate was light bodied slighly watery but smooth. Flavors of toffee, carmel, dark fruit and light smoke with a smooth lingering malty finish.
Rasmus40 (8880) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - NOV 11, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Clear dark amber with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty and caramel. Flavor is quite sweet and moderate bitter. Sweet finish. Somewhat thin for a 7 % ABV beer. 111113
Camons (4493) - Hasselager, DENMARK - NOV 11, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Dark brown with a small offwhite head. Aroma of malt, caramel, light smoke, light peat, wood. Flavor is malt, light sweet, wood, light smoke, caramel. Thin to medium body, lively carbonation. 111113
chrisv10 (9419) - DENMARK - NOV 11, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Dark amber with small beige head. Aroma is malt, caramel, dusty and bread. Flavour is malt, caramel, medium sweet, yeast, dark fruits and toffee.
saxo (12773) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - NOV 11, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Nice head with good duration. Color is amber. Aroma and taste are caramel, fruits, notes of smoke, malt and hops.
foyle (138) - Wyoming, USA - SEP 2, 2013
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Appearance: pours a 1" cream colored head that recedes slowly with moderate lacing. Color is a mostly clear deep red-brown. Moderate carbonation bubbles streaming through the body.
Aroma: smokey roasted malts, cocoa, earthy hops
Mouthfeel: light and watery with a somewhat dry finish.
Flavor: dark roasted malt, toasted whole wheat bread crust, cocoa, a bit of earthy hop flavor, and a lingering smokiness in the middle and finish.
Reimer96 (838) - Alberta, CANADA - JUL 30, 2013
2.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Pours a clear dark copper with a frothy and lacey off white head. Aroma of caramel, toast, slight smoke, honey and some light floral notes. Taste is caramel, toast, smoked malts, and honey. Palate is a bit thin and over carbonated. Really a nice Aroma to this one but just doesn’t play out well on the palate.
Bahumat (69) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JUN 24, 2013
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
From notes from Edmonton Craft Beer Festival:
Buckwheat honey pour, thin head. Med sweet, grapefruit notes, caramel malt. Bitter finish.
Sammy (7714) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 6, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at National. Some smoke, watery. Some taste that was not bad drinkability in comparison to most of the others I had today.
Travlr (9819) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAY 8, 2013
3.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle sample at Calgary beer fest. Hazy chestnut color, white head. Aroma of toasted caramel, taste is similar.