hallinghansen (2647) - Odense SV, DENMARK - JUN 12, 2010
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Ruby red body no head. Aroma is fruit, hops, alcohol. Flavor is hops, alcohol, fruit, raisin and plums. Nice barley wine.
sfhodense (4789) - Odense NØ, DENMARK - JUN 8, 2010
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pours amber with no head. Aroma is caramel, heavy fruit, plum and raisin. Flavour is sweet caramel, high alcohol, raisin and plum. Very wellbalanced.
nate2g (1548) - Boomtown!, AUSTRALIA - JUN 2, 2010
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draught at Brasserie 4:20, Roma. Dark amber with a beautiful laced beige head. Aroma of rich toffee, caramel and spice. The flavour is toffee, caramel, spice, oak and earth. Smooth in mouthfeel. Hides the ABV quite well, though a little warmth shows through. Smooth malty finish. A great brew.
caesar (6364) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - MAY 26, 2010
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask @ Copenhagen 2010. Sweet, big malty, sugar, apple, some hop. Strong taste, lovely raisin. Dont really taste the big 18.2%. Great barley wine.
Anker (723) - Hillerød, DENMARK - MAY 25, 2010
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pours amber with almost no head.
Aroma is sweet exotic fruit, caramel and barley malt.
Flavour is ripe fruit, alcohol, caramel and malt, pretty sweet but nice.
Rune (10665) - Tromsø, NORWAY - MAY 22, 2010
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 13/20
50ml taster from tap. Deep, red-amber body. Shinning surface. Smell of dried fruits with quite a heavy smack of alcohol. Vinous taste of apples, grapes and berries. Sweet dry ending with alcohol. Alright with a only one small glass of this heavy and sweetish drink (Copenhagen Beer Festival, 08.05.2010).
faroeviking (10284) - FAROE ISLANDS - MAY 21, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Mikkeller Bar @ the opening. Hazy deep orange colour, small white head. Sweet ripe fruity malty woody bit alco aroma. Good sticky mouthfeel. The flavour is bitter-sweet with lots of ripe fruits and malt, wood, some spice and alcohol. Bitter-sweet ripe fruity malty alco finish.
Dedollewaitor (15324) - Odense, DENMARK - MAY 20, 2010
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap @ Mikkeller Bar, Copenhagen. Pours unclear amber with a red hew and a small off white head. Nose is sweet and vinous. Very oaky with lots of berries, vanilla and caramel. Warm, sticky and sweet. Quite one dimensional and quite cloying.
skortila (5108) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - MAY 20, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
@ CBF 2010. The aroma is quite fruity with raisins. Slightly hazy, orange coloured beer with an off-white, thin head. The taste is sweet with some caramel, oranges and raisins. Some alcohol noticeable. okay.
Skinnyviking (8555) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 19, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught. Low fluffy white lasting head. Clear brown body. Malty fruity cheese aroma. Sweet vineous honey dried fruit aroma with low carbonation and a long aftertaste.