Leini (1740) - SWEDEN - DEC 14, 2013
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
330ml bottle. Brownred body with a white low/medium head. Some roasted malt, dirt & spices. A really thing palate, making it all watery. Some metallic notes in the finish.
Beerhammaren (1582) - Jyväskylä, FINLAND - AUG 3, 2013
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Pours clear dark copper with low head. Aroma is roasted malts, hay, some herbs. Flavor is a bit watery. Roasted malts, hay, sweetish.
HopfenWeisse (1445) - - APR 23, 2012
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Dark amber colour with minimal head. Aroma is sweet, malty. Flavour is malty, sweet, caramel.
Beerheart65 (1356) - Pori, FINLAND - SEP 9, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
light aroma has caramel and some grass. Dark brown, hazy, short head. Basic flavor is sweet malting. In background some crisp hoppiness. Finish is roasted coffee. Full bodied, low carbonation, crisp and dry. Yeah..this has some christmas spirit, easy to drink, ok.
Nordcore (1264) - Lyngen alps, NORWAY - JAN 4, 2011
2.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle 33 cl. Black with a nice lightbrown head. Aroma; little, but light roasted malt sence. Taste; Now it gets better, the roasted taste come more clear with some chocolate, but still quite sweet taste. Mabye to cold.. ok.
Dermi (1075) - Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 16, 2011
2.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
UPDATED: JAN 13, 2012 33 cl, bottled. Pours clear red with a white lace. Aroma: Toasted caramel malts, garden berries and cereals. Taste: Balanced sweetness. Nutty, roasted malt in flavour. Bread and caramel. Palate: A bit thin, light body. Med-low carbonation. Decent.
austone (1062) - Turku; Pori, FINLAND - MAR 23, 2008
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Dark brown, small beige head. Nose is a bit sweet & malty, some burned notes. Flavor quite dull, some dark malts with little hop bitterness. Light bodied, watered palate. Fortunately this one doesn’t have that typical finnish metallic tinge. Dull but drinkable.
kalervo (962) - FINLAND - DEC 11, 2011
3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Quite good finnish grocery store -beer. Warm and quite sweet, still got some character.
raymondwave (931) - FINLAND - NOV 21, 2010
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle 0,33 l. Brown amber, smallish but staying white head. Nose has malts, some earthiness, hops. Flavor is amazingly powerful for 4,7 %. Very malty, some roastiness, a bit on the syrupy sweet side, but there is a good hoppy twist in the end. Very nice and very drinkable.
BitchPls (728) - FINLAND - NOV 28, 2012
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Colour is cola mixed with water. Brief dark brown head. Mild aroma of dark bread. Body is light. Malty and sweet like a dark lager is. Mild coffee notes. This beer offers no big surprises. Where’s the christmas?