jookos (2526) - FINLAND - NOV 16, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle@bishops, järntorget. Darkish amber, clear. Very english strong bitter/esb aroma: Light nutty bready malts, herbal hops, some earthyness. Dry body, bready herby finish. Darker caramels, dry hazelnuts. Ok bitter. English seems to be ocean’s trademark.
Hopmaestro (157) - Örebro, SWEDEN - OCT 30, 2014
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Aroma is very laidback darker malts, caramel and discrete hops. The flavor mild fruits, malts and very supressed hops. The finish is mid bitter.
andysando (40) - SWEDEN - SEP 5, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Nicely balanced between sweetness and hoppiness. Some roasted and chocolate notes. Overall a good ale!
luttonm (2286) - Belgrade, SERBIA - MAY 11, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
.5l bottle brought from Goteborg by Lars, thanks bre. Deep ruby red, foamy tan head. Crisp, nice hops over amber middle malts. Creamy ale, sweet dry finish. Good hop crispness. Great amber. Slightly metallic, sharp and good. Chocolate malts. Very pretty in glass.
Theydon_Bois (9618) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - APR 12, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, thanks to Ronny, split at Colin and the Vikings tasting "After Party", Nol, Goteborg, Sweden 22/03/14.
Clear dark amber with a good sized light beige head that retains well.
Nose is biscuit malt, caramel, light hop presence, vanilla.
Taste comprises caramac bar, woody tinges, bsicuit malt, more vanilla, bitter orange notes.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close.
Ok stuff, not sure the style category is quite right here, not quite strong enough IMHO!
ramboraffe (672) - SWEDEN - APR 6, 2014
2.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
500 ml botlle. Dark with taned head. Low carbonation. Sweet malty smell. Big body. Coffee, caramel, medium-low bitterness.
MattiasA (862) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 3, 2014
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap (Real Ale) at Green Lion Inn. Dominated by caramel and grass some butterscotch.
jmgreenuk (4776) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAR 22, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at the "Colin and the Vikings tasting, Goteborg". Poured a dark amber with a thin off-white head. The aroma is yeast, light fruit. The flavour is medium to strong bitter with a big hop liqourice roasted malt palate. Medium bodied with average carbonation.
Nische (850) - Saltsjö-Boo, SWEDEN - SEP 2, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours dark copper/brown with a medium sized, beige head. Aroma is caramel, toffee, nuts and salt. Pretty bitter with malty sweetness containing toffee and some coffee in the taste. Low carbonation.
Cool_Bond (1531) - Kung av Öl @ Facebook, SWEDEN - AUG 6, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Wonderful fragrance. A little carbonic acid. Not at all strong in flavor but tasty nonetheless. Long aftertaste. This beer I’m impressed of. Follow me @ Kung av öl @ Facebook for more pictures and ratings.