hackobock (2009) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - SEP 21, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at brewpub. Black with an off-white head. Aroma has roasted malt dominated by chocolate notes, light toffee notes and coffee as well. Taste is light bitter chocolate and sweet toffee, quite watery finish with a touch of chocolate in the end.
Meilby (8609) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 7, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught @ Napa Smith Brewpub, Napa, CA
Pours reddish brown with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of malt, chocolate and caramel. Taste is medium sweet and light bitter with a long chocolate finish. Body is medium, texture is thin to oily, carbonation is soft.
Geokkjer (6298) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 7, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tsp at the brewery. Press dark brown with a off white head. Aroma of malt, roasted grains, chocolate and caramel. Flavor is sweet and roasted with some caramel and chocolate. Medium body, average carbonation.
yngwie (14762) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 7, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at the brewpub. A more or less black one, with a small, dense light beige head. The aroma is a it sweetish, with roasted malts, coffee and hint of chocolate. Rather sweet on the palate, with roasted notes and both coffee and chocolate. Some hints of molasses. Full body, pleasant carbonation. Roasted finish. A decent stout that doesn’t impress. 130807