laiti (5960) - Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 6, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
50 cl bottle, BBE 12.10.2012
Aroma has lots of malt with some caramel, chocolate and hints of hay. Flavour is malty with chocolate, some coffee, bread, hints of alcohol and berries. Nice and rich doppelbock, even though there is some dry element that disturbs me.
HenrikSoegaard (10775) - Randers, DENMARK - FEB 6, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught. Creamy off-white good mostly lasting head. DArk red-amber colour. Moderate malty and light hoppy aroma. Moderate bitter flavor. Some caramellic notes. Average moderate bitter finish. Oily palate.
thewolf (11254) - Kolding, DENMARK - FEB 5, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, bought @ Bierzwerg.de.
Pours deep chestnut with red edges. Lovely, creamy, off-white head. Aroma has rye bread, caramel, light vinious. Lowish carbonation, creamy and light fat mouthfeel. Flavour is sweet and vinious, caramel, light toasted, rye bread, softly vinious. Mild sugary caramel finish with some roasted bitter notes.
Theis (13780) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 21, 2012
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught at Ølbaren. Clear brown - offwhite head. Bread. Ryebread. Nutty. Light sweetness. Light acid notes. Caramel. Not fresh fresh but ok.
Pinball (10926) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 17, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
clear brown, smooth large light brown head. caramelly nutty dry malty aroma. Flavor is dry malty, sweet but not too sweet from malts. Slightly flowery solid bitter hoppy balance (not american) great doppelbock.
yespr (32032) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JAN 16, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
From tap Ølbaren. Pours clear and golden brown with a huge tan head. Aroma is breadish and dark roasted malty. Sweet caramelish, light fruity and toasted breadish malty. Bitter, toasted and almost breadish malty finish.
Kristall-König (2312) - Oldenburg, GERMANY - DEC 26, 2011
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Voluminös getreidig süßlicher und appetitlicher Geruch. Süßmalziger Start. Mitte liquide, malzsüß, rosinig, Marzipan. Abgang dunkelmalzig, bittersüß-prickelnd. Guter Doppelbock.
Embrouille (2830) - SWITZERLAND - DEC 23, 2011
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottled 50cl. Ordered from www.bierzwerg.de. It pours very dark beer with a medium sized beige head. A lot of DMS throughout. Sweet. Apple and marmite are very present. Some icelandic moss sneaking in. Low bitterness. I didn’t enjoy this beer at all. Overrated.
jfb (4072) - Freising, GERMANY - DEC 23, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
(bottle) pours a clear dark copper-ruby colour with a frothy beige head. aroma of dark fruit, burning embers, hazelnuts, roasted malts, milk chocolate and a little too much yeast. flavour is mostly the same, roasted malts, dark fruit and yeast, quite sweet, with a medium herbal-hoppy finish. medium to strong-bodied with average carbonation.
TBone (12992) - Pori, FINLAND - DEC 22, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled 500ml (BZ, BB 10/2012)
Dark brown color, small beige head. Toasted, woody aroma. Medium-bodied. Dark malty, chocolaty, toasted malts. Light grassy bitterness and some alcohol. Smooth and balanced.