Ungstrup (29208) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 15, 2005
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
An amber beer with a thick orange head. The aroma is sweet with notes of chocolate, alcohol, and caramel. The flavor is sweet with notes of wood, alcohol, and caramel, as well as some hints of over ripe fruits. Nice one.
Papsoe (25088) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 15, 2007
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
(Bottle 35,5 cl) Courtesy of JCapriotti. Hazy, orangey brown with a tiny, beige head. Sweet, fat aroma of lightly burned caramel. Quite full in body with sweetish, roasted accents, some caramel and overripe fruit. Subdued bitterness. Smooth and delicious. 090407
joergen (20640) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2005
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Clear red brown coloured with an off white head.
Sweet aroma of malts, caramel and bread with fruity notes.
Sweet flavour of bread, malts, caramel and hops.
omhper (19308) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - OCT 22, 2004
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled, thanks cquiroga!
Mahogany colour, small head. Nutty, woody aroma. Sweet with clean but huge maltiness. Salty and rich with grassy licorice finish.
Oakes (12352) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 8, 2003
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Toasty amber colour. Aroma of sweet malts, rosehips and toast. Evocative of warm bricks. Sweet, refined maltiness. Toasty, toffee and even some slight esters. Still comes off as a bit light compared with the Eggenberg or old Niagara examples.
argo0 (11442) - Washington DC, USA - AUG 14, 2003
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Small, quickly dissipating tan head atop a clear copper body. Aroma is sticky sweet, toffee/caramel, cherry, almond. Taste is much the same, finishing with cherry cough syrup and a serious alcohol warming. As it warms, barleywine elements come forth. Full/medium body, almost no carbonation.
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - FEB 24, 2008
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Appearance: muddy dark brown, wispy beige head,
Aroma: rich fruity fig aroma with brown sugar sweetness and a touch of chocolate,
Body: body is a bit thin at first but turns creamy upon warming,
Flavor: rich malt flavor, lots of ripe figgy fruit character, touch of chocolate, oxidized, lots of gritty brown sugar but not a lot of resulting sweetness, light bitterness,
Aroma: 7/10; Appearance: 8/10; Flavor: 7/10; Palate: 7/10; Overall: 15/20
brokensail (10736) - Orange County, California, USA - MAY 6, 2014
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle @ 10K + OT. Thanks, Chris. A rare eisbock rake. Very dark brown pour with some reddish highlights. This one is done. Cardboard, roast, water, chocolate, and a touch of caramel. Mostly cardboard though. Flavor is papery, watery, and oxidized. Light sweetness of chocolate, dark fruit, and caramel. But again, mostly cardboard. Dead.
daknole (9042) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JAN 2, 2011
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Brown pour. No head. Malty aroma of raisins, booze, brown sugar, dates, figs. Flavor is sweet and malty, booze, raisins, figs, dates and brown sugar.
hopscotch (9042) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - JUN 2, 2004
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Crystal clear, copper ale with a large, fizzy, khaki-colored head. Malty aroma with notes of caramel, licorice and sweat. Well-balanced flavor with blasts of dried plum and molasses. Full-bodied with an oily mouthfeel and lively carbonation. Lengthy, astringent finish.