Papsoe (25090) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 3, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle 75 cl. Courtesy of anders37. Pours a cloudy almost opaque with a vague orange hue. Pruney, phenollic aroma with quite some heavy booze. Solid body, heavily pruney, brown sugars and friendly phenols. Warming alcohol finish. 030312
anders37 (16289) - MalmŲ, SWEDEN - MAR 21, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Courtesy of beeranddogs. Pours a dark brown amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty spicy yeasty caramel aroma. Fruity malty spicy yeasty caramel flavor with weak hints of dark fruit. Has a fruity malty spicy yeasty caramel finish.
cgarvieuk (13935) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 23, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
bottle at home ... deep black .. thin tan lacing ... dark black currant ... dark berries nose .. dark berries .. soft fruits .. soft malts ... soft roast ...
saxo (13796) - HÝjbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 26, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap @ the brewery. Nice head with good duration. Color is dark brown. Aroma and taste are dark dried fruits, rich malt,caramel and hops. Nice and sweet but quite balanced.
yngwie (13127) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 13, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at the Pizza Port Carlsbad brewpub. Itís a reddish dark brown beer with a small beige head. Lots of dried fruits on the nose, a little roasted hint, caramel and some alcohol hints. Lacks a bit on complexity, but very nice anyway. Raisins, prunes, caramel, some dark sugar and a touch of bitterness and alcohol in the flavor. Full body, lightly warming and with a silky carbonation. Lacking a little bit on complexity, but itís definitely a nice quad anyway. Like it. 130813
Oakes (12167) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 18, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Dark brown and with some haze. The aroma is plummy and a little bit raisiny. Sweet and soft body with light plums, hints of dates, brown sugar and the finish has some alcohol. Not ultra-complex but a good, clean, enjoyable quad.
bu11zeye (11933) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - NOV 10, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
(750ml bottle, courtesy of thirdeye11) Pours a clear amber-brown body with a small beige head. Aroma of raisins, yeast, bread, and dates. Flavor of raisins, brown sugar, molasses, and dates.
argo0 (11329) - Washington DC, USA - NOV 29, 2011
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
75cl bottle. Large beige head, cola black body. Aroma is moderately sweet, caramel, raisin, light banana, boozy. Taste is moderately sweet, raisin, caramel, some banana. Medium-full body, moderately sticky.
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - FEB 25, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Date: December 30, 2011
Appearance: opaque dark brown, fine tan head
Aroma: sweet fruity aroma, balancing earthyness
Flavor: rich and fruity flavor, rich chocolate, sweet esters, light earthyness, hint of phenolic spicyness
Aroma: 7/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 8/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 15/20
Score: *** /4
bhensonb (10699) - Woodland, California, USA - DEC 11, 2011
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
750 c&c from The Davis Beer Shoppe in the Ovila chalice. Pours quite dark brown with a fizzy/foamy head that didnít stay long. Aroma of plummy dark fruit transitioning to some smooth darkly roasted malt. Full bodied. Itís quite fruity - lots of plum. Heat is detectable but not bothersome. Finishes on a slightly bitter roast malt note. Great ale for a chilly winter evening.