badlizard (5537) - Berkeley, California, USA - MAY 30, 2012
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle courtesy of Ruby. Thanks. Black with a creamy light brown head. Chocolate pumpkin cinnamon nutmeg and light vanilla aroma and taste with a woody caramel finish.
jcwattsrugger (11217) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - MAY 27, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
750ml-thanks to Blazer06 for sharing-pours black with a big tan head. Aroma is dark malt-chocolate, wood. Taste is dark malt-chocolate, lactose, wood, 2nd earthy hops.
madsberg (10458) - Søborg, DENMARK - MAY 20, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled. Black coloured. Dense light brown head. Aroma of ginger, sweetness, orange, herbs, light roast, Flavour is sweet and milky. LIght roast, some caramel, some oak, some vanilla/ginger. Meidum bodied. Ends sweet and roasted with light bitterness.
anders37 (17520) - 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 (4101) - 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 (5163) - 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 (6333) - 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 (32032) - 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 (2462) - Göteborg, 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 (11463) - Göteborg, 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.