mr_h (2118) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - DEC 26, 2011
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
500ml bottle at home - aroma is nuts, dark brown ale, quite sour taste and bitter after taste, oily texture, disappointing
Bullit (3725) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 14, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle, courtesy of JohnRMurdoch. Amber colour, off-white head. Nose is caramel malts, fruity, a bit spicy. Flavour is caramel malts, some spices, dark fruits, slightly yeasty. Slightly dry finish.
stravale (1706) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - JUN 26, 2011
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Cask @ Old Mill, Brodie. Dark brown bitter with rich off white creamy head. Aroma - light roast malt. Taste - some dark malt, slight sweetness with gentle bitter hops initially, then flavour goes flat. Slight hint of butter. Dull, malty finish. Not impressed with this beer - rather boring.
Blairgus (2211) - California, USA - APR 4, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
3 April 2011, on tap at brewpub. med copper colour, clear no bubbles and thin tam head. Slight coffee aroma w some nutty malt background.
Med body moderately fizzy. Pretty good! Burnt coffee and some sweet malt to balance it. Some tangy fruitiness. Decent.
anders37 (14818) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JAN 4, 2011
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Pours a clear deep reddish brown color with a longlasting off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma with some weak hoppy hints. Fruity malty slightly water caramel flavor with bitter hints and hints of yeast. Has a fruity malty caramel finish with some bitterness in the aftertaste.
jerohen (1933) - Bussum, NETHERLANDS - DEC 8, 2010
1.4 AROMA 1/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
Dutch Ratebeer Meeting Baarn. Dark brown colored. Pretty awful aroma, smells like i’m in a sewer (with some malts). Bitter flavor, some laurel. Pretty bad.
skortila (4178) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - NOV 24, 2010
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle @ UDRM. The aroma has caramel malts, some hops. Clear, brown coloured beer with an off-white head. The taste is sweet, bitter and has caramel malts and some black currant. okay.
caesar (4508) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - NOV 12, 2010
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottled @ Dutch "the Good, the Bad & the Ugly" tasting. Clear brown color, short head. Bit malty aroma, some toffee, slight flowery hops. Caramel and toffee in taste. Reasonable bitter.
NoiZe (2324) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - NOV 11, 2010
2.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
Unofficial Dutch RB Meeting. Brown colored brew. Laurel, metallic bitterness, spices. Berries and blackcurrant.
dEnk (3135) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - NOV 8, 2010
2.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ meeting. Aroma of sweet malt and spices.
Flavour is spices, herbs and watery malt. Ok.