djoeye (3640) - Tromsø, NORWAY - APR 19, 2016
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Look; beige head, ultra dark brown body.
Aroma; caramels, dark malts, prunes.
Taste; apple, hops, fruit peels the soft way, brown caramel, juicy malts -
and finishes with more dark malts, chocolate, nuts, dark caramel.
Palate; good, clean, fruity.
Overall; good ultra dark brown ale – modest hops, good this time.
Greetings to SkinnyViking and Joergen, at the beerplace too.
Turtles (1989) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - FEB 11, 2016
2.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Keg @ Bishops Arms, Hornsgatan. Clear dark brown, thin tanned head leaving no lacing. Sweet syrup aroma, nuts and chocolate. Sweet taste, sugar, molasses, milk chocolate, nuts and syrup. A bit too sweet.
nazzty (1271) - Ödåkra - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - DEC 5, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Good brownie with a clear focus on a developed taste of malt. Butterscotch and a sweet fruity flavor with a nice hoppy aftertaste.
Guruhso (415) - Grindsted, DENMARK - DEC 2, 2015
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Draught at "Rest. Kronborg". Deep dark coloured. Taste is Sweet, toffee and almost chokolate. Body is medium and texture is light. Good for julefrokost...
Cunningham (6981) - Halden, NORWAY - NOV 23, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Deep dark brown color with a fine tan head. Some lacing. Bready and toffee aroma. Medium (+) body. Tad sweet and a moderate bitterness. Toffee, bready and mild roasted flavor. Decent easy drinkable brown ale.
[Bottle from IRMA in Copenhagen, Denmark]
Pyrmir (5528) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAY 16, 2015
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
340 ml bottle during CBC15. Clear dark brown with beige head. Aroma of darker malt, burnt sugars and molasses. Taste is similar, bready malts, sweet burnt notes, molasses with low-medium bitterness
Neorej80 (499) - - MAY 15, 2015
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Ahornlike, syropy aroma with caramel. Dark brown, small off white head. Full bodied, really sweet but well balanced. Flavours of ahorn caramel, brwad, vanilla. Sweet and a bit dry aftertaste.
Cam_Dynamite (118) - AUSTRALIA - APR 19, 2015
1.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
I find brown ale’s to be either great or terrible. Sadly this is pretty terrible. Malt, caramel, biscuit, boring.
Rune (11120) - Tromsø, NORWAY - JAN 4, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
400ml bottle from Vinmonopolet Bestillingsutvalget. Clear dark brown coloured body under a remaining, low tan-coloured head. Faint lacing. Roasted brown malts, mid-dry and mid-sweet. Malt-driven taste of earth, nuts and caramel with a touch of dark fruits to the ending. Medium bodied. Well paired with the lamb pie. Good drinking (Tromsø 04.01.2015).
varanid99 (1007) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 16, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Deep brown with decent off white head. Malty and toffee aromas, taste is a toffee, sweet, slight chocolate and a little bitterness. Good quaffer