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Brewed by Oceanbryggeriet
Style: English Strong Ale
Göteborg, Sweden

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RATINGS: 74   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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To celerate vocalist Ebbot Lundberg from The Soundtrack of Our Lives (Gothenburg, Sweden) Ocean presents an English strong ale, brewed with crystal, wheat and chocolate malts. Aroma hops are the American Cascade and Crystal together with the classic East Kent Goldings from the UK. Listen, Learn and Drink Up!


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sigmund (5088) - Tau, NORWAY - MAY 28, 2013
500 ml bottle at Lompa Friluft, Oslo. ABV is 5.0%. Beautiful reddish brown, colour, low off-white head. Moderate malty aroma with toast and a hint of chocolate. Soft mouthfeel, moderate carbonation. Lovely flavour, well balanced between the malts (brown bread, toast, lightly roasted notes of chocolate and coffee) and hops (elderflowers, grapefruit, pine). Smooth to drink.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
OleR (4801) - Oslo, NORWAY - NOV 25, 2011
0.5 L bottle, purchased @Systembolaget, Norstan. A layer of sand-colored fish-eyes, resting upon a clear reddish-brown body. Fine, discreet aroma of biscuity. light toasted malts. Some fruit-cake fruitiness and a whiff of dusty hops. Light malt body. Balanced, evenly sweet and hop bitter flavor. Unsweetened caramelly malts, and a lightly spiced and gentle citrus fruity hop bitterness. A light hop linger in the finish. A very well-crafted one.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Zita (4608) - Assentoft, DENMARK - APR 25, 2013
bread, grass, golden, hazy, off white foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, light body, oily feel, light bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gyllenbock (4571) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - APR 26, 2012
On tap at Bryggerifestival at Malmö Brygghus, April 2012. Dark copper with a small head. Aroma of caramel, bread, some fruit and notes of roasted malt. About the same in the taste. Drinkable stuff.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Cunningham (4439) - Halden, NORWAY - MAY 4, 2013

Appearance: Clear nutty brown color with an off white head that leaves some lacing.
Aroma: Caramel malty and a bit roasted. Mild fruity.
Palate: Medium body. Moderate sweet and a mild bitterness. Average carbonation.
Taste: Malty with some roasted and fruity notes.
Overall impression: Nothing I will put in The Basket again.
Personal stats: Bottle from a trade with rlgk.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jmgreenuk (4258) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAR 22, 2014
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.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nisse666 (4167) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 15, 2011
Bottle from SB Avenyn cons 2011-08-15 Göteborg AR: roasted malt, brown farin suger, cocolate but not coffey! AP: mahogny/ruby colored bodym 2 cm high frothy/stouty creme beige head - lasting, great curtains F: great bitterness, compot of berries from the wood, bluberries, black berries and sloe berries, dark honey bread, floral

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tkrjukoff (4053) - SWEDEN - AUG 12, 2011
Tap @ Green Lion Malmö. Pours hazy brown with a small beige head leaving some lace. Aroma is hoppy, mallty, bready and roasted.. Flavor is roasted, hoppy, spicy and malty. Finishes a bit dry, malty and bitter.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
stouby (3718) - Holbæk, DENMARK - MAR 24, 2012
Bottle at home. Clear reddish with an orange head. Aroma medium malty (roasted, caramel). Flavor medium sweet and fruity, light bitter. Medium body.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Pyrmir (3336) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - APR 20, 2013
500 ml bottle. Brown with small white head. Aroma bready and metallic, some earthy hop notes. Taste is about rhe same, metallic and bready with decent bitterness


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