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RATINGS: 71   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 348   ABV: 11.6%
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Barrel Aged Bock brewed especially for Oliver Twist Stockholm by North Coast Brewing Co.


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3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
fiulijn (14380) - Vancouver, British Columbia, - OCT 7, 2013
Corked bottle
Pours a dark mahogany color, clean, with medium sized head. Aroma of malt and oak barrel, cane sugar, hint of oxidisation. Full bodied; rather sweet caramel flavor with sweet nuts traces; unfortunately the alcohol is too present, and it seems to be the sole counterpart of the sweetness, rather than some more solid bitterness. Some vegetable soup in the end.
Easily cloying.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (10698) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 17, 2014
Bottle shared during the RBESG 2014 London Grand Tasting - Moncada Brewery. Pours clear auburn with a creamy, off-white head. Big and sweet, lightly oxidised, boozy, with gooey fruits, toffee. Full bodied with fine carbonation. Warming on the finish with sugars, fruity bread, rich malty character, figs. Ballsy but very tasty.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Benzai (8111) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 17, 2014
Bottle shared at RBESG 2014 Grand Tasting. Clear medium to dark red color, average sized beige head. Smell and taste malts, bourbon, sweetish, overripe fruits. A bit thin texture imo, decent body and good carbonation. Nice, but I was expecting more.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
madmitch76 (14711) - , Essex, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2014
9th August 2014
RBESG pt 18. Moncada. Grand tasting. Clear deep amber beer, small pale.cream colour head. Palate is light and semi dry. Mild fine carbonation. Smooth light malts, whisper of toffee. Mellow fruity bourbon. Traces of rum and brandy. Light dry finish which is also slightly warming. Nice.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hopscotch (9064) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - AUG 14, 2014
Bottle... RBSG 2014 Pours clear and copper with no head. The aroma is fruity and vinous - dates and other dark fruits with a light splash of Oloroso sherry - flanked by a faint, earthy, leather component. Full-bodied with an oily mouthfeel and soft carbonation. The flavor offers sweet dates, gooey caramel, dark fruits, toasted oak and bourbon booziness. Sweet, warming finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (6661) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 11, 2014
Bottle at RBESG 2014 Grand Tasting. It pours deep brown with a small beige head. The nose is toasty, brown bread, vanilla, bourbon, hot cross buns, raisins and sultana. The taste is bitter-sweet, caramel, wood, vanilla, toasted coconut, bourbon, brown sugar, candy and toffee with a dry, warming finish. Fullish body and fine carbonation. Smooth and well-rounded. This one surprised me....very nice indeed!

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Niall73 (1659) - Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 11, 2014
Bottle shared at the Rate Beer European Summer Gathering on 09/08/14. From slightly brief notes (!)A lot of booze, quite high carbonation... rich with caramel... OK.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RichTheVillan (2693) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 11, 2014
Bottle during RBESG; reddish and brown pour with a thin beige head, boozy bourbon aroma, bourbon overpowers some of the malt taste, some hints of dark fruits and caramel, not my kind of beer.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
harrisoni (13577) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 9, 2014
Bottle grand tasting RBESG14. Clear reddish brown lasting beige head. Bourbon aroma. Toasted vanilla. Sweet. Burn on finish. Not awful but way too much bourbon.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Andresvendsen (195) - - AUG 5, 2014
Inte grymt god men det var kul att prova den och vilken grymt bra krog det är. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nimbleprop (4759) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 3, 2014
50cl bottle via Secret Santa Winter 2013/2014. Pours a hazy, garnet amber with some clumpy beige head. Nose is sweet, dried apple slices, malt, a little booze, some distinct spruce too. Flavor has plenty of bock character, malt, vanilla, some candy, pear, apple, some candlewax, a little rootbeer. Sweet finish.


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