Kr1zz (428) - BELGIUM - APR 18, 2016
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle bought at De Gebrande Winning in Sint-Truiden.
Pours dark amber with a medium beige head. Notes of butterscotch, bourbon, biscuit, gingerbread, mettalic, alcoholic warmth, dried fruit, caramel.
Rubin77 (1099) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - APR 10, 2016
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
F: not very big, off-white, average lasting.
C: dark amber, reddish against the light.
A: sweet malt, fruity, syrupy, yeasty, caramel, molasses, alcohol, honey, pineapple, grassy.
T: malty, dark fruits, alcohol, candy, caramel, sugary, a lot of yeast, strawberries, pineapple, cherries, spices, full body, low to medium carbonation, good BSA, worth to try, 0,33l bottle from De Caigny near Essen.
MMR (682) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 30, 2016
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Again an incredible beer by the Struise brewery. Very impressive and highly aromatic strong blond beer.
Maarten1993 (1007) - Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS - MAR 22, 2016
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Drank with Rik 21-3-2016 at my place. Good beer. Had the barrel aged ones before but the original is impressive as well. Very rich and good taste, not plain sweet but really rich, with lots of complexity.
k92488 (391) - NORWAY - MAR 5, 2016
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
DWF 2013 . brun uklar litt grå skum som vare. Aroma ubestemmelig karamell.smak karamell. Tror eg begynne å bli full. Co2 middels
kajser27 (1404) - Zagreb, CROATIA - MAR 2, 2016
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Amber to copper colored, hazy, small non lasting beige head. Aroma is of caramel, spice, peach fruity, yeast. Taste is medium to very sweet malt, caramel, bit sugar, fruity, peachy, spicy, yeast, very well hidden alcohol. Medium to full bodied, soft carbonation, oily. Actually very light and almost non alcoholic for a 10%.
(bottle, Bierhalle Deconinck, Vichte)
pils70 (124) - - FEB 20, 2016
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Color rame scuro. Malto, frutti di bosco, frutta secca, prugne. Ottima birra anche se mi aspettavo maggiore complessità.
Percy0103 (649) - MEXICO - FEB 19, 2016
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle, 330ml. An opaque copper beer with a small head. Aroma is of dried fruits, caramel, alcochol, spices and sugar. Taste is bitter with a somewhat sweet alcoholic finish. Medium bodied with some carbonation and astringency. Rich and complex with a full Belgian Ale character.
Sdaniel90 (937) - Mexico City, MEXICO - FEB 19, 2016
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle, 33cl, 2015 edition. Deep copper with a minimal tan had. Stunning roasted caramel, dried fruit and alcohol aromas. Robust bodied with moderate carbonation. Sweet and heavily bitter, with a strong roasted and fruity character and a stinging bitter and alcohol finish. Astonishing beer.
JBPortland (1490) - Hampton Roads, Virginia, USA - FEB 2, 2016
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
330ml bottle opens with a big gush, pours murky red brown with a finger of fizzy head. Believe this bottle is a couple years old. Nose is sweet dark fruit, bready caramel, grape, some citrus, plum, maple. Taste is creamy, soft, dark bready fruit, light spice, caramel. Finishes semi sweet, earthy bread, pear, crust, plum, grape, light raisin. Enjoyable.