Theydon_Bois (16873) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - OCT 20, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared at the Bishops Arms Gustav Adolf Tors Malmo, RBESG ’15 day 2, 21/08/15.
Light black with a tan covering that dissipates quickly.
Nose is peated malt, spice, dark fruits, rich fruit cake, light peppery nores.
Taste comprises subtle peat, spice, toffee, dark fruit, light smoke.
Medium + bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close peppered with light charr.
Desverger (8293) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 7, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sample during RBESG2015, Day 2, Malmö, Sweden - black pour with tan head. Dark roasted malty aroma and taste with peaty charred smokey notes, chocolate, some more burnt malty notes, roasted finish.
brnandersen (3272) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 21, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sample from 33 cl. bottle. Pitch black, no head. Roasted aroma with peat, dark malts, smoke, wooden notes. Taste is bitter-roasted. Full body, flat carbonation. Finishes dry and smoky with peated notes. Rather peated, not so balanced.
Ratman197 (13275) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUN 19, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle poured a clear dark reddis brown with a lingering ring of tan foam. Aromas of smoke, roasted malt and light dried fruit. Palate was light to medium bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of smoke, roasted malt and light coffee with a smooth dry lingering smokey finish.
MattiasA (862) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 20, 2014
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Backlog. Dominated by peated smoke coffee, chocolate, dark bread and licorice.
VsXsV (3928) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 16, 2013
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle. Dark brown liquid with small to medium light tan head. Aroma of coffee, barnyard, horseblanket, bread, chocolate and peat. Obviously brett infected. Taste is dry and light to medium bitter with notes of coffee, smoke, barnyard and wood. Very, very bretty. Medium bodied with medium carbonation. Infected in a not entirely unpleasant way, but still bad.
blomster (288) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 23, 2013
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Looks like a pop, a bit of peaty aroma, not very good. Dissapointing beer. Don’t really like this
SaintMatty (6805) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - OCT 25, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
330ml Bottle (Thanks Svesse) - Black with a small tan head. Liquorice, plain chocolate, leather, whisky and some smoky hints in the aroma. Roasted, chocolatey and slightly smoky taste with notes of Bournville chocolate, salty liquorice, peat and smoked malt.
Svesse (7850) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - JAN 8, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Bottle) Very dark brown colour, almost black, with hints of ruby. Brief bubbly beige head. Roasted, smoky nose with notes of dark fruit, tar, prunes, raisins, coffee and dark bread. Roasted, malty taste with caramel, dark fruit, raisins, chocolate, dark wort bread, vanilla, hints of tar and a finish with a balanced bitter-sweet touch. Almost full body, smooth and rounded, with a gentle sweetness. Well balanced and tasty. Very nice.
Plovmand (7850) - Helsinge, DENMARK - NOV 20, 2011
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours dark brown with a medium to small tan head. The aroma is peat, chocolate, swet dark fruit and roast. The flavour is peat, soy, hard roasted malt and chocolate.