SudsMcDuff (5824) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - SEP 23, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Have a bottle of the original so i was happy to try this .. . Deep amber .. . Light foam .. . Barrel and dirt .. . Easy enough mouth .. . . Novelty Grills!?!!!
rlgk (10510) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - SEP 13, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draught at Mikkeller&Friends, Copenhagen. Hazy orange/grey beer with a small head. Malty caramel aroma, raisins, dades, peach, white wine, woody, biscuits, Flavor brings raisins, dades, caramel, warming alcohol, citrus, mano notes, woody,biscuits. Full bodied and with alcohol quite well hidden. Nice barley wine.
haukur (1305) - Reykjavik, ICELAND - SEP 8, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
reddish brown with a small film of a head. Caramels, wood, vinegar, brown sugar and a little booze dominate the aroma. Taste is subtle, big palate but very balanced between sweet and bitter. Barrels kick in. Good stuff.
k0mpsa (1139) - Järvenpää, FINLAND - SEP 8, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap a mikkeller and friends. Hazy dark reddish brown color, white head. Sweet malty aroma, licorice, suryp, caramels. Balanced sweet malty taste, licorice, wood, spices, plums.
Dr_Fellini (411) - Norfolk, Virginia, USA - AUG 31, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle to glass. Pours a cloudy reddish brown with a tan head. Aroma is hot, with sweet wine notes and strong barley wine characteristics. Flavor is a sweet hotness, with tangy barley notes on the tongue. Medium body with a oily creamy mouth feel. Very complex and tasty beer.
Bov (9492) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - AUG 28, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
courtesy of Toni Flükiger - clear reddish beer with a little chaotic foam; notes of oxidation and madeirization, caramel; sweet, full-bodied and solidly bitter; long burning alcohol finish with notes of apples and caramel
Ughsmash (7135) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 24, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle thanks to Bill! Poured deep burgundy with a creamy beige head. The aroma picked up rich vinous notes, molasses, and herbal notes with a bit of citrusy accent.. warm and welcoming. The flavor found warm molasses, caramel, and fruity notes with peppery , oak, and vinous accents.. spicy and oaky on the edges.. finished hot and spicy. Heavy-bodied with low carbonation.. thick. Solid stuff.
MIBRomeo (2559) - Wisconsin, USA - AUG 24, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Brownish pour small tan head nice lacing. Full well coated sticky pal ate.aroma is lightly sweet caramel a hint of head some oak wine notes. Flavor is sweet swallow shows the warmth of the alcohol finishes clean and a touch bitter
Ratman197 (9794) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - AUG 15, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 13/20
375 ml green bottle poured a clear amber with a lingering ring of amber foam. Aromas of carmel, vinous notes, oak and light metallic notes. Palate was medium bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of carmel, oak, vanilla and light vinous notes with a smooth dry lingering oak finish.
badlizard (5538) - Berkeley, California, USA - JUL 27, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Hazy golden brown with a fizzy tan head. Sweet caramel, brown sugar, cereal grain, muscat, and oak barrel. Bright creamy medium bodied palate. Tastes of creamy salted caramel, muscat, brown sugar, tart citrus, cereal grain and musty oak barrel.