fonefan (40503) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 6, 2007
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask (gravity) @ GBBF 2007, London. Dark brown color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate malty, burnt, burnt nuts, coffee, light vanila. Flavor is moderate sweet and light bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat.
Ungstrup (31475) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JAN 9, 2008
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at GBBF 2007. A brown beer with a brown head. The aroma is sweet malty wtih notes of roasted malt, while the flavor is sweet with notes of roasted malt and straw, leading to a dry and slightly roasted finish.
oh6gdx (23707) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 7, 2005
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Draught. Black/red colour, minor beige foamy head. Sweet malts and hops along with a bit caramel in aroma. Sweet plum and caramel in flavour, along with hints of hops. Hoppy bittersweet aftertaste. Sticky palate.
omhper (21894) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - OCT 21, 2002
3.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sampled draught at Panimoravintola Herman, Turku.
Near black with creamy head. Grapefruity, flowery aroma. Fruity, yet very dry. Light- to medium bodied. Some licorice flavour. Salty bitter finish. Really nice hoppy aroma, but the mouthfeel is not very soft.
harrisoni (15804) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 17, 2007
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask gravity at GBBF 2007. Very dark brown, lasting tan head. Really tasty dunkel, lots of roasted malt, but not heavy in mouth. Moderate intensity and a good lasting tasty finish. Good stuff.
TBone (14787) - Pori, FINLAND - MAR 20, 2004
3.9 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draught at Plevna Brewery Pub
Almost opaque. Brown creamy head. Not much aroma - light hops. Very balanced mouthfeel with hops and sweet malts. Bitter aftertaste.
Oakes (13966) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 9, 2000
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Rather pale and hoppy for the style. Not a bad beer, but not much of a dunkel.
Christian (11983) - Odense, DENMARK - SEP 28, 2007
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask-GBBF. Dark brown with a big and lasting, creamy off-white head. Rich aroma of caramel, malts and some hay. Sweet flavour with toffee notes, and a lasting roast finish.
FatPhil (11836) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - SEP 26, 2007
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught (Plevna, Tampere)
Very dark reddy brown, practically black. Mild dark malt aroma. Tasted is fairly roasted and gingery, and nicely dry.
Rune (9661) - Tromsø, NORWAY - OCT 8, 2006
2.7 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
250ml on tap at the Plevna’s brewpub in Tampere (great place!) (06.10.2006). Very dark body. Small creamy head. Rather poor in aroma, but some sweet hops can be detected. Java coffe flavour and a pleasant cocoa finish. Flat and dry. Not bad for a dark lager.