fonefan (43244) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 6, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle 330ml. @ [ (chriso Pre-GBBF Shindig) by chriso - London ].
Clear dark red brown colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, caramel, laber larver, chocolate. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a long duration, laber larver, chocolate. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. 
yespr (39970) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 16, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: AUG 10, 2013 From tap at Ølbaren. Pours clear and golden brown with a small, thick and creamy head. Roasted malty, coffee and caramelish. Lingering coffe and caramelish. Bottle version didnt have the same coffee notes.
Ungstrup (34005) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 14, 2013
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft. A black beer with a huge beige head. The aroma is light but has notes of roasted malt and soy sauce. The flavor is sweet with notes of roasted malt, coffee, chocolate, alcohol, and tar, leading to a dry roasted chocolaty finish.
joergen (25647) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 10, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draught at Ølbaren.
Black coloured with a medium sized beige head.
Sweet and roasted aroma of caramel and licorice.
Sweet and roasted flavour of caramel and licorice with notes of dried fruits.
Sweet and roasted finish.
oh6gdx (24920) - Vasa, FINLAND - MAR 2, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled (thanks fonefan). Very deep copper colour with a small slightly off-white head. Aroma is coffee, roasted malts, some wood and mild ripe fruits. Flavour is roasted malts, some floral notes along with wood and mild caramel. Hides the ABV quite well, but isn’t all too interesting overall.
anders37 (22523) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 10, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ Chriso’s Pre-GBBF Shindig ’13. Pours a dark brown black color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty chocolate aroma. Roasted malty chocolate and caramel flavor with weak hints of licorice. Has a roasted malty chocolate finish.
madmitch76 (21549) - , Essex, ENGLAND - AUG 25, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
10th August 2013
ChrisO’s Pre GBBF ’Are You Scottish?’ tasting. Clear brown - amber beer. Little pale tan head. Palate is smooth and light, semi dry. Very modest carbonation. Sweetish dark malts, touch of caramel/dark toffee. Whisper of paper. Subtle dark fruits. Light dry finish. Drinks well below it’s abv but it’s also a bit thin.
cgarvieuk (20751) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 4, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
bottle at Jens ... deep brown ... big tan head ... soft dry toffee toffee sweet nopse ... creamy caramel roast ... soft toffee ... oversweet ... quite toffee
Leighton (18074) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 27, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at ChrisO’s Great and Powerful Pre-GBBF Tasting - Are You Scottish Edition (London, 2013). Pours clear brown with a bubbly white head. Nose holds lots of baking cocoa, light roast and chocolate cake. Medium sweet flavor with dry, chalky cocoa, light earth, brownies. Medium bodied with fine carbonation. Moderately sweet finish with more dry chocolate. Basic character but pretty well balanced and very tasty.
rlgk (17304) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 16, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at Bishops Arms Järntorget, Göteborg. Black beer with a nice beige head. Malty caramel aroma, licorice, toffee, cream, raisins, some vanilla notes. Malty caramel and licorice aroma, fruity, sweetish, chocolate, vanilla notes. Sweet and a bit thin bodied with licorice notes.