anders37 (14720) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle @ Sour & Bitter 2012. Pours a dark brown almost black color with a tan head. Has a slightly roasted malty spicy nutty aroma. Sweetish weak roasted malty spicy nutty cedar flavor with weak milky hints. Has a roasted malty spicy clove nutty cedar finish.
tkrjukoff (3772) - SWEDEN - MAY 16, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
S&B 2012. Pours dark murky brown with a small tanned head . Aroma is roasted malty a bit sweet fruity, a bit like a porter. Flavor is sourish acidy phenolic malty hoppy and spicy hmmm cloves. Finishes with a nice peppery and spicy aftertaste.
kappldav123 (4289) - Nordhausen, GERMANY - MAY 16, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle sample at Sour&Bitter 2012 Copenhagen. Beer in the glass deep balck, small head. Malty-smokey aroma. Fruity-woody hints. Starts malty-prickly, more and more smokey. . Light notes of cinnamon and plum. A bit chrismaslike. Smokey notes less dominant in the finish. Dry-malty aftertaste. Good!
DSG (4677) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAY 16, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
[5/10/12] Bottle sample at Sour & Bitter. Very dark brown to black with a light brown head. Aroma of roasted malt, sweet spices and a bit of licorice. Sweetish spicy flavor of roast, pumpkins, cardamon, nutmeg and other spices. Medium-full-bodied.
yespr (28618) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAY 16, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
75 cl bottle. Pours dark black to brown with a small tan head. Spiced, dark malty and roasted malty. Bitter, spiced and dark roasted malty. Bitter and roasted finish. Spiced ginger into the far finish.
Aniela (2228) - Skövde, SWEDEN - MAY 15, 2012
2.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Sour & Bitter 2012, Copenhagen. Black beer with a offwhite/beige head. Caramell, ginger, floral and spicy aroma. Spicy and hoppy flavour.
rlgk (8445) - Skövde, SWEDEN - MAY 15, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at Sour and Bitter 2012. Amber/brown beer with a nice brownish head. Malty aroma, spicy, licorice notes, chocolate, citrus, roasted, woody notes. Malty spicy flavor, chocolate, sweetish, woody, roasted, toffee notes. Roasted finish with spicy notes.
Plovmand (6022) - Helsinge, DENMARK - MAY 15, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at Sour & Bitter. Pours jet black with a creamy tan head. The aroma is cedar, spices, sweetness, chocolate and clove. The flavour is cardemon, cedar wood, light roast and lots of spices. Bubbly texture. Highly spiced chocolate stout.
Theis (12123) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 14, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at Sour & Bitter 2012. Black - brown head. Spicy, ok burned, nelliker (cloves), cedar tree, nice bitterness, milkey notes, pumpkin spices, way too spicy.
Christian (10354) - Odense, DENMARK - MAY 14, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sour & Bitter Festival CPH 2012. Black with a small, but lasting tan head. Heavy spiced aroma of cinnamon, clove, cardemum and pepper, along with some nutty and chocolate character. Sweet, spiced and nutty flavour with a white pepper finish. Decent balance - for a spiced beer, this could be worse...