Borup (6434) - Albertslund, DENMARK - JUL 10, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from Super Best, Rødovre. Dark brown clour with a small white head. Aroma and flavour of caramel, fruit, hops, chocolate and roasted malt.
Miksu (4982) - Jyväskylä, FINLAND - MAY 24, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
0.5 l bottle, thanks Timo A! Hazy dark brown color. Chocolatey and citrusy aroma. Bitter, nutty and chocolatey flavor with some lemon, charcoal and coffee. Oily palate with some astringency. A bit sharp taste.
tiong (4079) - Espoo, FINLAND - MAY 12, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
500ml bottle from Kihoskh
Pours dark brown with a smooth white head. Aroma of toasty roasted malts, vegetables, fruity hops and chocolate. Taste is slightly roasty and messy with some hints of vanilla, fruits and chocolate. Finish is smooth and slightly roasty. Decent, but a bit unbalanced.
olio (6688) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 12, 2012
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
50 cl bottle @ hotel room in Copenhagen.
Pours deep dark red color with small head. Aroma of fruits, coca-cola, caramel, grass and some mild vegetable notes. Flavor of mild sourish dark fruits, some sugar, grass, vegetables and malts. Odd.
laiti (6153) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAY 12, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
50 cl bottle @ hotel room, copenhagen
Aroma is sourish and malty with some roasted notes. Flavour is slightly sour with some roasted and ashy notes. Somewhat watery palate. Meh.
lusikka (6603) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 12, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
500 ml bottle.
Pours a black colour with a strong lacy head. Aroma of roasted malts, something sour and chocolate. Flavour of roasted malts, bitter hops, something sour, chocolate and lemon. Weird. Medium bodied, soft carbonation and a thin mouthfeel. Finishes light bitter and roasty. Contaminated, I guess.
Habanero (2806) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - APR 14, 2012
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled. Pours deep brown, nearly black with a large, creamy, off-white head. Fair lacig. Nose of toastd malt and notes of citrus and other fruits. Slightly weet flavor with roasted malt, light coffe, caramel an hoppy notes. Medium bodied, watery to oily texture and soft carbonation. Ends up dry with a little bitterness. A smooth and subdued variation of a black IPA.
Camons (6484) - Hasselager, DENMARK - APR 9, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pours black with a tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, caramel, coffee, citrusly hops. Taste is malt, caramel, notes of coffee, licorice, oranges, grapefruit. Medium body, soft carbonation, fairly bitter finish. 300312
Maria (10176) - Thisted, DENMARK - MAR 31, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
It’s black with a red hue and a creamy head. The aroma has notes of roasted malt, caramel and licorice, overripe fruit and citrus/oranges. The flavor is moderately sweet with notes of fruit, touch of spruce, a bit overripe citrus (oranges), licorice and the finish is fairly dry.
gunnfryd (11429) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAR 5, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. dark brown colour with a beige head. Aroma is hop, floral, malt. Flavour is dry, hop, floral, malt, caramel, fruit, tropical fruit. Bitter finish. OK beer.