Plovmand (7177) - Helsinge, DENMARK - JAN 24, 2009
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Hazy reddish brown with a creamy medium long lasting off-white head. Malty aroma with strong notes of hazelnuts. Some mollasses and subdued spices is present as well. Medium bodied. Very malty flavour with a long caramel and toffee like finish. Bit alcoholic at the end but all over its very well hidden.
TaxiDriver (1570) - Stadland, GERMANY - JAN 12, 2009
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. A strong smell of malt and light alcohol, nice aroma. The light brown creamy-foamy head is rather large and stays quite long. The body is dark red. The first taste is light sour, then it gets nice bitter, the finish is rather mild with a long duration. Lively carbonation, a medium creamy body. A very nice beer.
Bontus (707) - Flanders, BELGIUM - JAN 4, 2009
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from De Vits. Pours dark red with an off-white head. Nose is heavy malty. Aromas of liquorice, burnt caramel and nuts.
Flavorbalance bitter, dry and sweet. Good beer.
Borresteijn (5643) - Zaandam, NETHERLANDS - DEC 5, 2008
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from De Schans. Hazy dark amber brown beer, off-white head. Thick malty and toffee aroma, some alcohol. Flavour is toffee, malts, sweet with a bitter finish. Fullbodied with lively carbonation.
Wim (3274) - Weelde, BELGIUM - NOV 30, 2008
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
dark brown amber coloured body with a off white head a hoppy grainy fruity aroma a hoppy grainy fruity bitter taste with a grainy bitter finish nice one
goozen (3555) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - OCT 15, 2008
3.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle 0,33ltr: Brown-amber brew with some fruity taste, maybe berries. Very good to drink this one in the winter again.
JK54B (1539) - Helsinki, FINLAND - OCT 6, 2008
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
A 0.33 bottle tasted at Hilpeä Hauki. Beige head. Slightly hazy amber colour. Fruity nose with hints of black berries. Slightly medicine like tatse. Strong malty taste with some hints of prunes and roasted sugar. Mild hoppiness.
mjs (5614) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 15, 2008
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
(Bottle at Hilpeä Hauki on 2008-09-15) Dark amber, Somewhat lacy almost white head. Caramell, yeast, malts and alcohol in nose. Full bodied palate with medium carbonation. Black currant aromas, caramell, hint of liquorice, bit of raisin and light bitterness in taste.
aru (105) - Smørum, DENMARK - AUG 29, 2008
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark orange color with creamy large to medium head. Fruity aroma with a corner of alcohol. Taste fill the whole mouth revealing both alcohol yeast and some fruit. A rather successful brew!
BoBoChamp (5757) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUL 27, 2008
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
33cl, from Geers Oostakker, complex, balanced, cloudy, rocky head, good brew