gnoff (7671) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - SEP 6, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
33 cl bottle from Systembolaget Nordstan. BB not printed. Sampled on September 4, 2011
Clear dark brown color, medium sized lasting tan head. Sweet, malty, grainy, some chocolate scent. Malty, dry, grainy, a bit metallic taste. Finishes dry and grainy. Moussy mouthfeel. Fairly high dry grainy bitterness. Grainy and some coffee aftertaste.
Frovigalning (2928) - Örebro, SWEDEN - SEP 2, 2011
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from Systembolaget. It poured a very dark red liquid with a big dirty white head. Smell of dark bread and a bit of yeast. The taste was more focused on dark spicy bread, but also some chocolate and nuts. Slightly harsh mouthfeel and light body.
Jonte (1413) - Gothenburg, SWEDEN - SEP 1, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Dark reddish brown colour with a beige head. Malty, roasted, chocolaty aroma. Flavor of roasted malt, bread, chocolate and coffee. Medium bitter finish. Rather nice.
SaintMatty (5096) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - AUG 25, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: SEP 2, 2011 500ml Bottle - Dark brown with red tinges when held to the light. Fruity and slightly roasted aroma with notes of nuts, marzipan, caramel and dried fruit. The finish is moreish and nicely balanced with fruity, sweet and roasted elements all vying for attention.
omhper (19218) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - AUG 24, 2011
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Draught at Akkurat, Stockholm. Very dark brown, creamy head. Mild coffee and caramel up front. MId dry with clean mouthfeel and light-medium body. Flavours of fudge and espresso, increasingly bitter finish, A modern/US style interpretation of dunkel.
gyllenbock (4427) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 20, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Akkurat in Stockholm, August 2011.
Dark red with a small creamy head. A nice beer, chocolate, malt and nuts. Medium carbonation and body. Very drinkable. A good Dunkel.