Rune (6905) - Tromsø, - OCT 10, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
500ml bottle picked up at Kihoskh in Copenhagen. Frothy, fawn-coloured head. Nice lace pattern to the glass. Near-clear, dark amber coloured body. Hoppy aroma with dark fruits alongside hints of earthy malts. Fruit hoppy taste mixed with dark malts. Nice bittersweet ending Oily palate. Not a typical version of the style. Pleasing, anyway. Shared with Finn (Tromsø, 04.10.2012).
StoutHead (381) - DENMARK - AUG 20, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pours a hazy brown with an off-white head. Aroma is of malt, caramel and spices. Taste is of roasted malt, dark fruits, a bit of citrus and spices. Body is medium and has a slightly bitter aftertaste. Nothing too special, but above average for a brown ale.
anders37 (14720) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUL 6, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft @ DØE Ølfestival 2013. Pours a dark brown color with a longlasting off-white head. Has a roasted malty hoppy aroma. Fruity roasted malty hoppy caramel flavor. Has a roasted malty hoppy caramel finish.
gnoff (7030) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - APR 20, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sampled bottled at "En öl & whiskymässa" in Göteborg, on April 13, 2013.
Slight bit hazy copper color, tan head. Sweet, white pepper, spicy, herbal scent. Sweet, hoppy, herbal, citrus taste. Spritzy mouthfeel, low bitterness. A bit roasted and coffee aftertaste.
mikkellund42 (430) - Vejle, DENMARK - MAR 5, 2013
2.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle. Pours dark reddish brown with small light brown head. Aroma is grapefruit peel, grape seeds and hints of soap. Aroma hints of a very bitter taste. Taste is initial sweet then medium bitter and light acidic. Body is oily with good carbonation. Finish is long and bitter with notes of bitter grapefruit, ripe fruit, hints of soap and caramel and faint chalky. A bit disappointing.
Benfi (406) - DENMARK - MAR 2, 2013
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours reddish brown with a creamy dense light beige head. The aroma is highly fruity with notes of toasted malt, caramel and fruity hops. The flavour is citrus, peach, toasted caramel and malt. Well brewed fruity brown ale.
jaghana (3264) - Strasbourg (France), FRANCE - FEB 8, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle 50cl from Henrick thanks ! A dark beer with medium head, nose is roasted and on dark malt, aroma is on dark malt too, dry with coffee and light ash notes, lot if licorice and anise touch, long coffee and dark chocolate aftertaste.
Niller (340) - Hammel, DENMARK - JAN 6, 2013
2.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle.Super Best, Hammel. Pours brown with a off-white head. Aroma is citrusy and piney hops as well as some malt. Taste is bitter with a hint of chocolate, hops and toasted malt.
Finn (3089) - Tromsø, NORWAY - JAN 2, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Flaske 0,5l spandert av Rune og delt under rateseanse i WCveien 4 Okt 12. Mørk brun. Veldig høyt kremaktig skum som klamrer seg til glasset. Skummet varer. God sitrusaroma. Myk munnfølelse. Smaken er sitron. Tilløp til malt. Greit øl men ikke noe typisk brown ale.
Bamsen78 (1959) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - DEC 8, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pours clear dark amber with airy off-white head. Hoppy and fruity aroma. Watery and bitter, but pleasant taste of hop amd possibly elderflower. Slightly dry finish. OK.
oh6gdx (19630) - Vasa, FINLAND - OCT 18, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled@SBWF2012. Small brown head on an ambery brown body. Aroma is hoppy, caramelly, mild earthyness as well as some fruityness. Flavour is fruity, floral, mild toffee and toasted notes. A bit thin palate, otherwise nice balance.