RobBestwick (583) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - APR 28, 2003
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
malty/coffee like aroma, dark ruby hue with virtually no head, lemon/lime tones, maltiness, hoppy finish, very little carbonation
johndoughty (3692) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 20, 2002
2.9 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
A copper coloured ale with no immediate impact but a subtle taste that grows on you.
Refreshing and pleasant but certainly not worth
waiting in a long line for
DrBeer (829) - Solna Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 24, 2002
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Copperred. Citrus and elderberry aroma with hints of red meat. Bitter flavor with roasted tones. Not middle of the road but an average ale.
rauchbier (3553) - Isle Of Beer, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - APR 18, 2002
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Huge cascade aromas with hints of dark malt. Short but initialy rocky head. Fruit and toffee notes with a dry roastyness balanced with more cascade flavour. Slight powdery feel in the mouth and even more cascade in the aftertaste.
omhper (18765) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - APR 16, 2002
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Reddish amber appearance. Big grapefruity aroma. Light bodied. Very hop aromatic, cascade hop dominated, roasty. Soapy mouthfeel, bitter finish.