TBone (11749) - Pori, FINLAND - JAN 1, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled 500ml (BB 05/2011)
Dark ruby-copper color, good creamy beige head. Bready, ryeish, a bit metallic aroma. Medium-bodied. Ryeish, bready malty, American hoppy. Quite balanced, although really my favourite mix of flavors.
Christian (10757) - Odense, DENMARK - DEC 18, 2010
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Amber with a lasting off-white head. Aroma of bread and malt with faint citrus notes. Malty flavour with some grainy notes, good hay and citrus hop character and a bitter finish
Pinball (10596) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 12, 2010
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
clear brown, smooth light yellow head.
faint aroma, faint sourish, faintcaramelly.
flavor is sweet caramelly, nutty.
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - SEP 12, 2010
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Clear amber with a small off white head. Aroma had toasted malt, caramel hoppy hints. Flavor had toasted malt, caramel and hoppy notes. Finished dry.
HenrikSoegaard (10020) - Randers, DENMARK - FEB 28, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Frothy off-white good mostly lasting head. Amber colour. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. Pine notes. Moderate bitter flavor. Dry nutty notes. Average moderate bitter finish. Oily palate. Very nice.
rlgk (9033) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - SEP 4, 2010
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Golden/reddish color, small beige head. Malty aroma, chocolate notes and some toffee. Kinda boring flavor, malty, burnt sugar, some chocolate, some hoppy grassy bitterness, swimming pool notes.
gnoff (7330) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - SEP 5, 2010
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
50 cl bottle thanks to ekstedt! BB v.6-11. Sampled on September 4, 2010
Clear chestnut, hazel color, tan head. Sweet, hoppy, fruity, mango, cheese, cinnamon, orange scent. Weak, malty, fruity taste, also sweet and hoppy bitter. Medium to medium thin mouthfeel. Medium bitterness.
Surprisingly good, I had my doubts and my predjudism before tasting it, but well worth getting!
Rune (7246) - Tromsø, NORWAY - SEP 18, 2010
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
500ml bottle picked up at Systembolaget Gyllentorget, Linköping. Golden-brown body. Low, beige head. Smell of mild roasted malts. Roasted mid-sweet malts in flavour offset by dark bitter fruits. Quite alright without any greatness (hotel room, 14.09.2010).
Svesse (5821) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - FEB 27, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Bottle) Pale reddish brown colour with lasting, frothy, beige head. Malty, slightly toasty nose with notes of bread, treacle toffee, caramel, toast, orange peel, wet leaves and fresh hops. Malty, spicy taste with bread, toast, orange peel, dried fruit and fresh, spicy hops in the finish. Medium body with solid toasty malt and some sweetness. Refreshing and tasty with a gentle, spicy hop bite at the end. Nice one.
larsniclas (5306) - Billdal, SWEDEN - SEP 25, 2010
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled from Systembolaget
Reddish amber, small white head.
Fruity and sweetish aroma.
Light body. Not much flavour; some toffee and fruits.