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Brewed by Sinebrychoff (Carlsberg)
Style: Spice/Herb/Vegetable
Kerava, Finland

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RATINGS: 108   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Panimomestarit Tapio Kangas-Heiska ja Garrett Oliver loivat maukkaan oluen. Sinebrychoff ja Brooklyn Brewery tarjoavat paahteisen portterin, jota ryydittää newyorkilainen vaahterasiirappi ja suomalainen kuusenkerkkä. Maista ja nauti.


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cunningham (4325) - Halden, NORWAY - MAR 1, 2014
Black color with a tan head. Medium + bodied. Moderate sweet and a mild bitterness. Average carbonation. Aroma and flavor contains roasted malt, some coffee, a bit fruity and mild licorice. Tasty ale.
[Bottle at Grand Tasting RBNG14 – Halden]

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
visionthing (2600) - Oslo, NORWAY - FEB 27, 2014
From a shared 33cl bottle at RBNG-14. Pours dark brown a reddish hue and and a small beige head. Aroma of dark malts, dark chocolate and fruits with some slightly vinous notes. Sweet and malty, but quite well balanced. Decent one. (2014-02-15 - Grand Tasting, Fredriksten festning, Halden)

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
OleR (4787) - Oslo, NORWAY - FEB 25, 2014
Tan cream head. Brown to black body. Sweetish coffee/choco aroma with herbal licorice notes. Silky mothfeel, big body. Clean and rich coffee/choco flavor. On the sweet side with mild balancing bitterness. A good one, with well integrated flavors. [Shared bottle at Grand Tasting RBNG2014]

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Finn (4033) - Tromsø, NORWAY - FEB 25, 2014
Flaske 0,33l fra Alko Muonio. Drukket i Skibotn 20 Feb 14. Svart. Høyt mokkafarget skum som et tett i ytterkanten og luftig i midten! Teppelacing. Behagelig kaffearoma. Smaken ikke påtrengende. Lakris. Sjokolade. Bra - men på det jevne. Koff gjør dette bedre på egen hånd 8-) . KI=1

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
abemorsten (2598) - Mosterøy, NORWAY - FEB 23, 2014
Sampled at the RBNG-14 Grand Tasting courtesy of Finn. Black body with a brown head. Coffee, molassis, burnt raisin, herbal and roasted notes on the nose. Smooth to drink. Medium to full bodied. Roasted, fruity bitterness with wooden notes. Pleasant finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gunnar (5128) - Sandnes, NORWAY - FEB 21, 2014
Shared bottle at RBNG-14. Pours very dark almost black, with a small off-white head. Roasted malty aroma, slick liquorice. Taste is dry, light roasted, chocolate, coffee, liquorice, nice. Very nice.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
yngwie (13160) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 18, 2014
Bottle, at RBNG-14 Grand Tasting. An unclear, brown beer topped by a smell, dense, light beige head. It’s pretty meaty on the nose, with roasted malts, molasses and some coffee. Roasted, semi-dry on the palate, with chocolate notes and coffee. Molasses. Full body and a pleasant carbonation. Lasting roasted finish with some bonfire. Pretty pleasant this one. 140215

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tfredvik (1031) - Oslo, NORWAY - FEB 16, 2014
Dark brown body, close to black, with a short-lived brown head. Gently roasted aroma. Roasted flavours with coffee, spices and sweet fresh pine needles. Moderate sweet and moderate bitter taste.
[Sample @ RBNG14 Grand Tasting, Fredriksten festning, Halden ]

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Meilby (7245) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 16, 2014
Bottle 330ml @ RGNG-14
Pours dark brown with a tan head. Aroma has notes of roasted malt, caramel, chocolate and licorice. Taste is medium sweet and light bitter with a long roasted and chocolate finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Arve_Christian (2995) - Oslo, NORWAY - FEB 15, 2014
At RBNG 2014 Halden. Pitch black color, good offwhite foam. Roasted aromas, leather, licorice . Medium/ full body & high complexity . Good bitterness & balance. Very enjoyable ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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