Meilby (6345) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 13, 2014
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle 500ml @ Sommerhuset
Pours clear amber with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel, alcohol and floral. Taste is medium sweet and light bitter. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.
kingstoni (1334) - FINLAND - APR 12, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Deep amber hazy color with a medium thick frothy off-white head. Aroma of banana and caramel. Sweet and bitter taste. Sweet finish.
SperkeleForce (401) - FINLAND - APR 11, 2014
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 7/20
Bottle 50 cl. Pours dark mahogany with brown whitish head. Notes of spices, licorice, malts, bread, rye, dark fruits, caramel. Not too bad for a dunkel but lacks somewhat in taste.
Psytron (1151) - Turku, FINLAND - APR 11, 2014
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Smell of candy, malts. Bronze colour, light brown head. Aroma of yeast, sugar, rye. Sweet. Soft and plentiful carbon. Between red ale and weizen.
Beer4000 (4313) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 6, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
500 ml bottle @ Fox and hound, Aabenrå. Clear, deep amber body with a small tan head. Weak aroma of toast and some caramel. Flavor is sweet and malty, some caramel, toast and a hint of dry fruit. Not much bitterness. Fine and balanced in body, mostly caramel malt in aftertaste. Drinkable but frankly rather dull and a bit boozy.
Sarpa (662) - FINLAND - APR 3, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle 50cl from Alko @ home. Pours Pours slightly hazy dark copper with small beige head. Aroma of malts, plums, dark fruits. licorice. Spices, licorice, roasted malts. Fizzy carbonation.
LasseVPedersen (169) - Aarhus N, DENMARK - MAR 28, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, 75cl organic magnum. Pours hazy, dark brown with moderate beige head - little lacings. Aroma is sweet, roasted malt, anis, dark/brown sugar, coffee, liquorice, dark fruits and herbs. Medium sweet with light bitter palate. Flavour is malty, caramel, hints of herbal and dried fruits. Bready notes, berries, nuts and toffee. Medium body. Short bitter, sweet aftertaste with light hobs.
ruigo (853) - PORTUGAL - MAR 18, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Shared a 50cl bottle from Danish deli (Luxembourg). Pours a hazy dark copper colour with a thin tan head. Aroma is malty, lightly roasted, liquorice and leather. Average carbonation and medium body. Taste is medium sweet and light to medium bitter with some smoked notes and a dry finish. Overall, a quite balanced beer that asks for another sip.
BoltonDK (521) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAR 11, 2014
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at home.
Sweet nose, coffee, anis, darksugar.
Dark walnut color, white head.
Medium body, sweet, sugar, small sharp bubbles, sweet aftertaste.
VastActiv (2175) - Oulu, FINLAND - FEB 2, 2014
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle from local Alko, Vantaa. Originally rated 09052012. Colour is dark brown with small head. Aromas and flavours: Some fruits, grains, sweetness and malts. Horrible.