MiP (14723) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - AUG 28, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Roasted aroma, slightly vinous. Slightly sweet and spicy. Seemingly clear dark brown colour. Big stable creamy tan head. The flavour is roasted with a good spicy hoppiness. Tastes like a macro beer, but a good one, very well-balanced and quite flavourful.
bhensonb (13508) - Woodland, California, USA - DEC 9, 2009
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from joshuahfl. Pours dark copper with a two-finger fine beige head. Rather malty aroma. Medium body with sharp carbonation. Flavor is something roast malt, suggestive of nuts. No particular nut though. Finishes with a rather grassy bitter. Flavorful and pretty smooth.
Tmoney99 (12984) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JAN 28, 2005
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
BOTTLE. MEDIUM BROWN COLOR WHITE ROCKY HEAD. AROMA WAS COMBINATION OF HOPS AND ROASTED MALT. FLAVOR WAS COMPLEX COMBINATION OF SWEET, NUTS AND MALT. DRINKABLE SEASONAL BREW.
jtclockwork (12845) - , New Jersey, USA - FEB 12, 2011
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Pours clear brown. Nose of malt, caramel and nuts. Taste is very watery, some nuts and light malt.
argo0 (12772) - Washington DC, USA - JAN 1, 2009
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
(12oz bottle) Medium beige head that mostly dissipates, atop crystal clear chestnut brown body. Aroma is medium sweet, caramel, nut, some fruitiness. Taste is medium sweet, earthy/grassy, some nut, finishing with chocolate and light caramel. Light-medium body, with some carbonation dancing on the tongue.
Lubiere (12241) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 16, 2005
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Dark amber beer with orange hues and off white head. Light caramel malt in aroma. Sweet caramel and light nuts notes in mouh with an oily mouthfeel. Harsh finish.
jcwattsrugger (11854) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - FEB 7, 2009
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
12oz bottle-pours a retaining tan head and brown/amber color. Aroma is light/medium malt-caramel/nutty, orange, husky. Taste is herbal hops press to the front through the medium malt-caramel/nutty/roasty, some orange/resin. Crisp, enjoy. thanks to Joe/jwc215.
BeerandBlues2 (11659) - Escondido, California, USA - DEC 31, 2004
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Brilliant copper with little bubble activity. Thin tan film for a head that creeps up the sides of the glass. Thin and spotty lacing. Faint sour malt and hop aroma with a grassy, straw nose. Flavor is sourly creamy and a bit hoppy. Medium-bodied palate.
Drake (11469) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - OCT 23, 2008
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
12 oz. bottle from a sampler. Pours a deep red color, clear, with a three finger frothy head. Moderate retention and decent lacing. Aroma is caramel malt and grass. Taste is nuts and caramel very strong and up front with some hops and coffee notes as well. Interesting beer.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
1.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 5/20
spicy aroma, mild spicy and hoppy taste,
Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 2/10; Flavor: 2/10; Palate: 2/10; Overall: 5/20
The score was calculated based upon the notes and an old scoring system.