jtclockwork (10894) - , New Jersey, USA - AUG 10, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours muddy dark brown with tan head. Nose/taste of nougat, creme brulee, oak, vanilla, caramel and burnt brown sugar. Sweet. Medium body.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - MAR 27, 2010
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: MAR 27, 2010
Name: Cuvee Batch 2
Date: February 27, 2010
Source: Brewfest, Brewvival
Appearance: muddy burnt orange, fine off white head
Aroma: sweet caramel malt aroma, lots of fruity esters, light spicyness
Flavor: sweet malt flavor, fruity esters, lots of spicy phenols, light balancing earthyness
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 13/20
Score: **+ /4
madsberg (10793) - Søborg, DENMARK - FEB 8, 2010
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled. Dark amber coloured. Unclear. Dense light brown head. Aroma of ripe fruits, alcohol, light bread, light spice and light sweetness. Flavour is quite vineous. Some caramel, sweetness, fruits, spice and ´wood. Medium bodied. sweetish and fruity end.
BeerandBlues2 (10786) - San Diego, California, USA - SEP 3, 2013
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at home. Pours clear dark brown with garnet highlights and a small, fizzy light beige head, medium to short retention with spare lacing. Aroma is oak, peppery alcohol, caramel and cookie malt, raisins and figs with earthy hops and papery oxidation notes. Flavor is sweet malt and light alcohol, oak, dark fruits, light hops and bitterness, light oxidation notes and a sweet finish. Full body and medium-light carbonation.
Drake (10526) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - APR 19, 2009
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
22 ounce bottle from State Line Liquors. Pours a clear red color with a medium frothy white head. Average head retention and lacing. The oak notes come through strongly in the aroma, particularly maple and vanilla with a bit of caramel and light fruitiness. Taste is citrus, raisin and other fruit notes with strong oak, maple and vanilla. Slight alcohol warmth. Full bodied. Very nice beer.
Bov (10485) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - FEB 2, 2010
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
from crackedkettle.com - pours a hazy ruby-brown colour with a modest head retention; shows a robust oak character with woody and vanilla tones, notes od prunes and black currant marmalade; solid malt body and with a robust sweetness partially balanced by a fair bitterness, sticky and oily palate, moderate carbonation, some warming alcohol presence in a long hoppy and woody finish with more notes of red fruits - a beautiful one
KimJohansen (10347) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - DEC 5, 2009
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Clear amber with a medium off white head. Sweet aroma with roasted malt, caramel and and wood. Sweet and vinious flavour with roasted malt, port, caramel, overripe fruits and vanilla. Finished sweet.
faroeviking (10284) - FAROE ISLANDS - DEC 7, 2009
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Botella. Barbie beer, good one Gitte :-) Clear red-brown colour. Pleasant roasty malty and caramel vinious aroma. Good mouthfeel. The flavour is quite sweet , but also quite pleasant, with a deep maltiness, caramel, dark fruits, some chocolate and bitter hops.
daknole (10281) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAR 27, 2009
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Brown/amber pour. White head. Yeast, malt, fruit, caramel, sugar, and vanilla on the nose. Flavor is ok wtih fruity and yeast notes abounding. Malty and flavors of wood are also present. Above average, but not by much.
Maria (10191) - Thisted, DENMARK - MAR 11, 2010
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
It’s brown with a red hue and a huge, creamy, lasting and golden head. The aroma has notes of oak, vanilla, caramel, light alcohol, it’s vinous. The flavour is sweet with notes of oak, vanilla, caramel, dark fruit, light citrus, and it has a dry, slightly bitter finish. It’s vinous, soft and harmonic.