minutemat (1886) - Ford, Shropshire, ENGLAND - JUL 13, 2014
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Keg @ Brewdog Sheffield. Pours dark with sweaty socks aroma. Good roasted flavours for a Schwarz and a touch of coffee, but felt a bit weak even for a 5.5%. Nice tho.
Stuu666 (4008) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 6, 2014
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Keg at Brewdog Edinburgh. Tastes a bit like smoked sausage, roasty and dry.
jookos (2741) - FINLAND - MAY 17, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap@mikkeller. Dark brown. Coffee/chocolate roasted nose. Some sweetness. Lightish body. Quite enjoyable. But has some rubberyness there, bit too roasted for a schwarz to my liking. But very nice though, one of the better ones I’ve had.
JohnRMurdoch (3453) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - MAY 12, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Keg @ BrewDog. Very dark brown, reasonable head. Chocolate coffee aroma and flavour. A bit watery, bitter aftertaste. Tasty lager porter hybrid.
laiti (6149) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAY 5, 2014
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draught @ Mikkeller & Friends. Rated on 03.05.2014
Aroma is malty with berries and malty tones. Flavour has cocoa, some malty tones, bock and chocolate. Decent.
TBone (13118) - Pori, FINLAND - MAY 4, 2014
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Tap at Mikkeller&Friends.
Dark brown, small off-white head. Muddy, toasted aroma with some caramel. Light-bodied. Muddy, caramelly, grassy flavor. Simple.
tiong (4078) - Espoo, FINLAND - MAY 3, 2014
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught @ Mikkeller & Friends
Pours dark brown with a small head. Aroma of roasty malts, sweet syrup and grass. Taste is smooth, grassy and mildly roasty with some hints of syrup. Finish is smooth, salty and mildly roasty. Okay.
olio (6685) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 3, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Tap @ Mikkeller & Friends.
Pours dark brown color with a small head. Dry ashy and malty aroma, some dark fruits also. Ashy and malty flavor, dry chocolate and some caramel. Surprisingly good.
lusikka (6603) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 3, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught @ Mikkeller & Friends, Copenhagen. Pours a dark brown colour with a small head. Aroma of roastiness, some cream and fresh grass. Flavour of cream, burnt biscuit, grassy bitterness, some chocolate. Rich roasty finish. Nice one.
Garrold (1833) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 12, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap at Brewdog, Sheffield. Nearly black. Creamy, lasting, beige head. Cocoa nibs. Liquorice. Light fudge. Some vanilla. Hint of aniseed. Taste is roast dryness. Palate is a little thin. Short, dry finish. The cocoa got more pronounced as the beer came to room temperature.