Theydon_Bois (14316) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 25, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Keg at The Old School, Oostvleteren, 21/11/15.
Black with a decent tan head that retains well.
Nose is roast malt, toasted brown sugar, minimal barreling notes, chocolate, trace of dark fruit.
Taste comprises roast malt, toffee fudge, chocolate, raisens, light spice.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, light charring and a rising sweet level in the close.
Ok stuff but lacks depth for the ABV and not getting much barrel.
The_Osprey (4235) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 25, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Keg at the school, Oostvleteren. Very dark brown, small foamy tan head. Aroma is spicy bourbon, coffee, earth and dark bread. Body is medium, tingly carbonation, smooth. Taste is chocolate, cookies, bread, yeasty with a dry finish. Pretty nice stuff.
DSG (9343) - Tel Aviv, - OCT 18, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
[9/19/15] Draught at the brewery in Oostvleteren. Dark reddish brown. Aroma of malt, caramel, dark fruits, cookies, a bit of chocolate, vanilla, and a bit of alcohol. Sweet flavor with caramel, dark fruits, a bit of chocolate, a bit of cookies, and some alcohol. Medium to full-bodied.
JorisPPattyn (8798) - Ursel, BELGIUM - OCT 18, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught No head left; muddy brown beer. Sweet-vanilla, vanillabeans, milkchocolate, Bourbon. Sharpish onset towards more sweet-vanilla flavour. Not too well-bodied, long lasting vanilla sweetness. Not the best of samples - yet well enough.
Wim (3279) - Weelde, BELGIUM - MAY 8, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
ath zythos beer festival along with Yves dark brown black coloured body with off-white head and with a coffee malt hops aroma a coffee chocolate malt sweet fruity alcholic dry bitter taste with a alcholic bitter finish
jfb (4857) - Freising, GERMANY - MAY 1, 2015
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(draught) deep ruby-brown colour with a frothy light-beige head. aroma of raisins, grass and sugar icing, with a very light hint of vanilla, some alcohol and toffee. flavour is mostly caramel, vanilla and pale malts, with lots of fudge, some light alcohol, green apple and milk chocolate. heavy-bodied with soft carbonation.
Trappist1 (646) - Diest, BELGIUM - APR 27, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
from tap at ZBF 2015. a lot of oak, wood, fruity, chocolate, a lot of punch, bitter sweet chocolate fruity, coffee. complex. very nice beer.
mike_77 (4326) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - APR 27, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Aroma of fruity red wine and some chocolately malts. Sweetish with some chocolatey notes coming through in the finish. Seems quite boozy.
Yves (2614) - Turnhout, BELGIUM - APR 25, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Shared with wim at Zythos bierfestival 2015. Dark brown colored beer with almost no head and no carbonation visible. Alcoholic malty aroma. Full sparkling palate. Finish is fruited sweet bitter malty alcoholic.
Martinus (4285) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - APR 5, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Black colour. Warm alcoholic aroma, chocolate, caramel, quite fruity, lots of wood. Flavour chocolate, caramel, sweet notes, brown sugar, mocha, hint of vanilla. Sweet malty finish, wood, chocolate. Nice!
(from draught @ ZBF 2014, Leuven)