GT2 (7720) - Carlsbad, California, USA - MAY 9, 2013
2.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Tap at ppg. Pours clear, dark ruby. Fizzing out beige foam. Spotty lace. Big cherry cough syrup nose, black cherry soda, hints of vanilla. Taste is very medicinal, suddy, almost like black cherry soda gone wrong with a hefty dose of Robitusson.
vipinvelp (1823) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - MAR 12, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark brown with light brown foam head. Aroma is nice bitter coffee . Taste is dry beer with coffee dominting. Freh aftertaste. (Velp 201303)
lusikka (5175) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 12, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
500 ml bottle.
Pours a dark brown, almost black colour with a creamy white head. Aroma of roasted malts, sourish cherries and some biscuit. Flavour of roasted malts, sourish cherries, bitter chocolate, biscuit and grassy bitterness. Medium bodied, slick mouthfeel and low carbonation. Finishes roasty and bitter with some sour notes. Good.
Kavu (1903) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAR 1, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
0,5l bottle from the local supermarket. Pours very dark red with a medium tan head. Aroma is roasted malts. Flavor is roasted malts with some coffee. Quite watery, but drinkable nevertheless.
olio (5131) - Tampere, FINLAND - FEB 23, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
50 cl bottle.
Pours deep dark red, almost black color with a medium sized, frothy head. Aroma of dark toasted malts, caramel, some mild fruit notes, hints of coffee and faint milky chocolate. Flavor of ash, light chocolate, malts, lactose, caramel and some fruits. Soft carbonation, somewhat dry chocolaty finish. Decent.
ration (1887) - Tampere, FINLAND - FEB 16, 2013
3.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
160213. Bottle at home. Pours black with a nice head that stays. Aroma roasted malts, nuts, coffee, chocolate. Slightly thin chocolate like malty taste. Not Bad.
Stefano (1848) - Esbjerg, DENMARK - FEB 14, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Brown coloured beer with a creamy beige head. Aroma is malts and toast. Flavor is dark malts and some hint of coffee. Easy to drink with a good palate.
Archibaldo de la Cruz (1122) - FINLAND - FEB 2, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
50cl bottle. Dark brown color with a large tan head. Roasted malt in the aroma with notes of chocolate and some berries. Quite smooth, light to medium body. Flavor is roasted malt, chocolate, berries and a hint of coffee. Dry and slightly bitter aftertaste.
TET (1402) - FINLAND - JAN 23, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
A colabrown beer with a big, almost creamy and beige head. Aroma of chocolate, roastiness, hint of liquirice, lactose and red berries. Nice and unique aroma that inspirate to taste. Taste of roased malts, black coffee, some chocolate, also some bitterness. An aftertaste is dry and roasted, but not burned. Ligh+ bodied, mild carbonation, quite smooth to drink. Succesfull Porter with nice complexicity and lots of taste.
dynamiteninja (1334) - Richmond, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 14, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
cask at the wellington, brum. black with a frothy tan head. roast fruit spice. bitswt. dry finish.