Sigmund (5088) - Tau, NORWAY - MAY 28, 2013
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
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.
OleR (4801) - Oslo, NORWAY - NOV 25, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
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.
Zita (4608) - Assentoft, DENMARK - APR 25, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
bread, grass, golden, hazy, off white foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, light body, oily feel, light bitter finish.
gyllenbock (4571) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - APR 26, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
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.
Cunningham (4439) - Halden, NORWAY - MAY 4, 2013
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
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.
jmgreenuk (4258) - 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.
Nisse666 (4167) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 15, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
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
tkrjukoff (4053) - SWEDEN - AUG 12, 2011
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
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.
stouby (3718) - Holbæk, DENMARK - MAR 24, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at home.
Clear reddish with an orange head. Aroma medium malty (roasted, caramel). Flavor medium sweet and fruity, light bitter. Medium body.
Pyrmir (3336) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - APR 20, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
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