Brewed by St Peters (UK)
Style: Old Ale
Bungay, England


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RATINGS: 553   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Cask; Seasonal - Winter. Also available brewery conditioned and cold filtered in 500ml bottles.
A deep ruby red strong ale with an excellent balance of malt sweetness and hop bitterness. A classic example of a ’winter warmer’; high in alcohol and rich in taste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (43888) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 17, 2006
Bottle. Black color with no head. The aroma is rich coffe and chocolate. The flavour is coffe, lighlty bitter but generally rich.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (40417) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 6, 2008
50 cL bottle, thanks to BelJohansen. Pours dark brown with red hue. Toffee dark fruity aroma. Flavour is sweet dark malty and solid fruity. Light liqourice note. Light chocolate note underneath. Ends lingering light roasted and caramel malty finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ungstrup (34322) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUN 24, 2004
A black beer with a brown head. The aroma is sweet malty with notes of chocolate. The flavor is of chocolate and malt with hints coffee on a nice sweet background. A really nice beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (25926) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 5, 2005
Brown colour with a small fast disappearing head. Malty aroma with notes of caramel and roasty notes. Low carbonated. Roasted sweet flavour with notes of caramel and coffee. Bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oh6gdx (25327) - Vasa, FINLAND - DEC 22, 2005
Bottled. Dark ruby red, small beige head. Plum, a bit alcohol and some malts and chocolate in aroma. Plum, roasted malt and weak alcohol in flavour. Very sweet aftertaste of sugar, plum and weak hops. A bit sticky palate.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 7, 2006
(Bottle 50 cl) Pours a warm, reddish mahogany with a small, off-white head. Plums and prunes in the aroma - very delicate. Medium body - the alcohol is surprisingly well hidden - it just appears warming. Notes of roasted malt, dried fruit and perhaps some wood. Discreet bitterness. Extremely characterful and flavourful beer. 010806

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
omhper (23429) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - OCT 1, 2006
[Bottled at Stockholm Beer Festival] Clear dark brown. Acidic nose. Sour and roasty with tart lingonberry flavour. Medium bodied with clean mouthfeel. Similar to an Oud bruin. Interesting.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (23012) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 18, 2006
Bottle. Pours a dark brown colour with a tan head. Malty fruity aroma with some spicy hints. Also some hints of dark fruits. Sweet malty hoppy flavor with hints of dark fruits. Dry malty finish with some bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
madmitch76 (22063) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JAN 30, 2011
30th April 2009
Clear dark brown beer. Soft semi dry palate. Mildly spiced malt with some banana notes. Dry finish with a trace of bubblegum.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
cgarvieuk (21585) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 1, 2007
UPDATED: JUL 21, 2008 very very dark but not quite black, with a malty nose,a nd a chocolaty roast flavour thats too burnt,1.8
TK2 deep brown ...peaty woody malt nose ... smooth chocolate roast ... little charcoal (not as burnt as i thought first time thought the burntness builds over time)

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