kathouse (726) - Nevada, USA - MAY 27, 2013
3.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Copper and clear in color with a thin wisp of foam. This is definitely a boozy barley wine. Strong caramel and toasted malts do nothing is diminish the alcohol flavor, aroma, or finish. That said...I really liked it.
Pyrmir (2432) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - APR 11, 2013
4.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
Sample from bottle. Aroma strong, pears, malt, booze, wood and some salty notes. Taste is surprisingly well balanced. Alcohol is pretty well hidden. Wood, malt, sweetness, toffee.
Geokkjer (5027) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 5, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle, courtesy of yngwie. Pours amber with a tiny off-white head. Aroma of malt, alcohol, some oxidized notes, nuts, caramel and fruitiness. Flavor is sweet and warming with some alcohol, malt, caramel, oxidized notes, sherry and berries. Full body, soft carbonation. Worst ever!
alexsdad06 (3854) - Ohio, USA - APR 3, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared by ??. Pours a hazy brown color with very little head. The aroma and flavor had quite a bit of dark fruits, raisins, fig, sweet caramel, port, with some earthy notes especially on the finish. Some boozy alcohol came through, but not as much as I might have expected.
deyholla (5403) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - FEB 9, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Pours a near clear deep amber with no head whatsoever. Aroma has a good amount of sweet grains with a bit of earthiness, caramel and an underlying light fruit. Flavor starts with sweet caramel and sweet grains with a bit of booze and light sweet fruits coming out in the finish.
Habanero (1889) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - DEC 8, 2012
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottled. Pours pale amber with a small white head. Nose of citrus and caramel. Sweet flavor of again caramel and citrus among with spicy notes. ends up more dry and with some alcohol burn. Medium to full bodied, syrupy texture and flat to soft CO2. An enjoyable and quite hoppy barley wine.★★★★
Enjoyit (2999) - Vadum, DENMARK - NOV 5, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Clear brown of color with a small head. An aroma of malt, sweets, caramel and port. A flavor of port, malt, sweets, alcohol, caramel and rum.
Frovigalning (2523) - ÷rebro, SWEDEN - OCT 16, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sweet and malty smell with a fruity note. Similar taste, wineous with raisins and dried fruit. Very nice.
kobawata (1) - 千代田区, JAPAN - SEP 9, 2012 does not count
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
taset is better but appearance is not good. taste and palate are likes vermot.
Camons (4531) - Hasselager, DENMARK - SEP 1, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap @ Fairbar. Pours dark amber, no head. Aroma of malt, light burned notes, sweet fruits, booze. Flavor of malt, sugar, sweet fruits, light oak / wood notes. Medium body, soft carbonation, alcohol well hidden. 130510