Stuu666 (10566) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 15, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at craig’s. Pours deep amber, nose is toffee, caramel, taste is dry, toffee, sweet, light fruit.
humlelala (1306) - DENMARK - NOV 29, 2015
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
(33 cl bottle from Christiania’s Indkøbscentral; BBD: May 8th 2015; Likely a Strubbe version) Poured at fridge temperature into a footed tulip from Aarhus Bryghus reveals a dark brown beer with one finger of off-whie head. Decent retention and lace. Aroma has notes of metal, toffee, chalk, banana and bread. Oily texture, medium carbonation, medium body and a toasted finish. Flavour is toasted and slightly sweet. Not terrible.
Skinnyviking (8684) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 8, 2015
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
33 cl. bottle at home. High fluffy long lasting off-white head. Clear very dark red brown body. Solid base of malt and caramel in the aroma which also has notes of candy sugar. Mild and relatively sweet roasted malt caramel flavor with little hops bitterness, low carbonation and a short finish.
Maakun (3881) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 16, 2015
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle shared at home. Clear dark brown with barely any head. Roasted malts, brown sugar, light chocolate, some cardboard, light spices. Medium sweet and light bitter. Medium bodied with slick feel and low carbonation.
jandd1983 (3831) - Wentzville, Missouri, USA - OCT 13, 2015
2.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle. It poured a dark brown color with an off-white head. The aroma was of malts, caramel and nuts. The taste was similar to the aroma with more malts, caramel and some bitterness. Not bad.
deanso (8909) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - SEP 27, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
33cl bottle as a gift at Pre-Borefts tasting, Thanks (forgottten your Ratbebeer name). Sorry!
Thin off white head,. Clear amber pour. Quite malty. decent
trapped (2231) - New York, TURKEY - SEP 20, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle thanks to Kerenmk. Pours reddish dark amber with medium sized spongy beige head, caramel aroma, high carbonation, slightly sweet roasted malt taste, long finish with roasted malt aftertaste. Not bad.
mmahut (1843) - CZECH REPUBLIC - JUL 17, 2015
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle. Dark body, no head. Aroma has caramel, nutty, brown sugar. Taste has medium tabacco sweetness, high short lasting bitterness. Body full, medium carbonation.
Borup (11604) - Albertslund, DENMARK - JUL 16, 2015
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
33 cl. bottle. Dark amber colour with an off-white head. Aroma and flavour of malt, caramel, hops, fruit and bread.
gunnfryd (14109) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUL 7, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
KRS 311214. Dark brown colour with a beige head. Aroma is roasted malt, hop, coffee, caramel. Flavour is roasted malt, hop, coffee, sugar, chocolate, dried fruits. Medium body. Ordinary beer.