Ratman197 (11106) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - NOV 3, 2010
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle poured a clear dark reddish brown with a small lasting brown head. Aromas of roastiness, carmel, light fruittiness and lighjt smoke. Palate was light bodied and crisp. Flavors of roastiness, carmel and hints of fruittiness and smoke with a crisp lingerinmg carmel finish.
bierkoning (11044) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - NOV 12, 2009
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Deep dark brown color. Malt and hints of smoke, roast and raisin in the aroma. Malty flavor with raisin and roast. Just a hint of smoke. Thin to medium bodied. Sweetish. Pleasant.
Lubiere (11014) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - APR 22, 2004
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
TAP- Dark black beer with a thin white colar. Very little malts in the aroma. The hops are very sharp, very german. Lighter bodied than expected.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Source: Sherlocks, GA
very dark brown, thin tan head, light malt aroma with a touch of chocolate and floral hops, high carbonation, good lingering chocolate malt flavor
unchanged after all these years
Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 5/10; Palate: 5/10; Overall: 10/20
BeerandBlues2 (10713) - San Diego, California, USA - JAN 6, 2005
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours black with deep ruby where the light makes it through and a medium tan head that quickly dissipates. Sour caramel chocolate malt aroma with a mild coffee nose and faint hoppiness. Sour malt flavor with a hoppy finish. Dark and fizzy palate.
madsberg (10684) - Søborg, DENMARK - FEB 5, 2006
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottled: Amber coloured. unclear. Small beige head. Fruit, sugar and spices in the aroma. Has some light chocolatish. Flavour is light roasty and chocolatish. Fruity notes and a light dash of flowery notes. Ends on a fruity note with some chocolatish notes. A bit thin bodied.
jtclockwork (10663) - , New Jersey, USA - MAY 12, 2010
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Nice dark pour in glass. Nose and taste is lightly smoked malts. Low bodied watery mouth feel. Rated 12/20/2000
Drake (10406) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - AUG 28, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
12 oz. bottle. Chocolate brown color with a minimal head. Caramel and dark fruit aroma with some roasted malt. Roasted malt taste with notes of raisin and bitter coffee. Medium bodied.
Bov (10377) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - MAY 28, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
courtesy of Allen - pours a very dark brown colour with a little beige foam left; toasted malts in the nose with some raisins and black chocolate; good malt body, tasty palate; aftertaste of dark fruits and toasted malts - pretty nice
KimJohansen (10347) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - SEP 20, 2008
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Clear brown with medium beige head. Sweet flavour with with roasted malt, breadish and caramel notes. Finishes sweet.