RichTheVillan (4459) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 13, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines; hazy chestnut brown pour with a frothy beige head, aroma has dark fruits along with some sweet caramel, taste has some yeasty action along with dark fruits, quite thin mouthfeel, candied fruits, some Xmas spices.
BVery (7952) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - JUN 9, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap at El Bait Shop. Very deep maroon pour with a soapy head. Rich quad aroma and taste - dark fruit and yeast. Brown sugar. I feel like Iím picking up a hint of wood but Iím not sure that Iím supposed to.
wlajwl (4614) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - MAY 25, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Aroma is burnt caramel, malts and very slightly cloying sweetness. The flavor is malts, fruit/berries, slight Belgian yeast and a mildly sweet/tart finish.
crossovert (9182) - Illinois, USA - MAY 25, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft. Brown pour, a sticky sweet quad, some dark fruits and spice, pretty typical.
Beergaard (198) - Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 24, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Ligh redish brown color, nice sticky head. Very sweet beer, a bit to sweet for me, but nonetheless it has some quite interesting frutiy notes - It has kind of a raspberry sensation.
Johnstledger8 (216) - Dublin, IRELAND - MAY 21, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draught. Pours dark ruby red with a mostly lasting beige head. Aroma of liquorice, chocolate, vanilla, sherry, dark fruits, cherries. Taste is of caramel, fig, vanilla, forest fruits. Light to medium carbonation, sticky oily texture. Lovely.
wiedrzensky (304) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - MAY 19, 2015
3.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Shared bottle. Dark brown with almost no head. Sweet, boozy aroma of caramel, cherry and banana. Taste is sweet, with some fruity sour notes, light cherry and banana as well. Medium to full body, creamy texture, but light metalic finish.
TEJA (1557) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 16, 2015
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at Mikkeller pub in Stockholm. No head and a dark brown color beer. Fruity cherry aroma that is also present in the taste. Slim body for such a strong beer.
Tonkun (1160) - New Jersey, USA - MAY 11, 2015
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Dark reddish brown pour with a big mocha head. Candy, caramel, medicine, dried fruits. Medium body with great carbonation that balance out the sweetness and alcohol. Sweet and spicy finish
huineman (413) - Madrid, SPAIN - MAY 6, 2015
4.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Pours dark amber with reddish shades. Frothy tawny head.
Aroma is sweet ripe banana and espresso coffee.
Full body. Powerful and fresh. Creamy. Metallic and bitter finish.