Linnet (1653) - Karlstad, SWEDEN - SEP 2, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Ar: licorice, salt, chocolate, roastiness, very onedimensional, lacking complexity.
Ap: black colour, medium Brown head, lacing.
F: licorice, salty, ashy, coffee, astringent bitterness, thin despite ABV again onedimensional.
M: medium body sharp carbonation.
T: Drinkable, but all bark and no bite.
rlgk (17976) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 1, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Very dark, almost black beer with a very nice lasting beige/brownish head. Hoppy aroma, chocolate, roasted, milky notes, cocoa powder, grass, metal notes, biscuits, floral notes. Hoppy flavor, metal, bitter chocolate, cocoa, floral, spice notes, citrus, pine needles, mango, orange peel, grapefruit notes, some ash. Bitter hop finish, pine, chocolate, roasted and with some floral notes. Clean and refreshing, a good example of a good beer style!