Pyrmir (5201) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - FEB 4, 2016
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
330 ml bottle at home. Reddish brown with thin off white head. Aroma is malty, bready and some burnt sugars. Taste is bready, burnt sugar, sweet malt, light hop profile with medium bitterness. Nicely balanced.
Dave_Smith (3) - Kyiv, UKRAINE - JAN 26, 2016 does not count
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Appearance: dark-brown, clear, minimal head (I poured carefully).
Aroma: caramel, coffee, dark bread.
Taste: coffe, dark bread, malty
Palete: medium to full body, soft carbonation and long finish
Overal: very drinkable Scotch Ale as it should be
craftbeersweden (507) - SWEDEN - JAN 24, 2016
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear, dark mahogny colored beer with a beige, two finger high, head.
Nose: Sweet caramel malt, dried fruit, plum, brown sugar and some tea.
Taste: Again caramel malt, nuts, fudge, chocolate and bread. I get some Coca Cola here also! Strange...
Mouthfeel: A bit light... Light carbonation. Medium to light body. A light bitterness at the end.
Smooth and very drinkable!
UXO (1252) - CANADA - JAN 18, 2016
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Appearance: clear deep amber with a short dense light beige head, good retention and patchy lacing. (3/5) Aroma: dark malt, dried fruit, wood. (7/10) Taste: moderate-high sweet, mild bitter. (7/10) Palate: medium-full slightly creamy body, soft carbonation, bittersweet finish. (4/5)
Another decent brew from Traquair house. Not overly sweet, and decent depth of flavour. These guys might be able to change my opinion on wee heavies… (14/20)
Brentv (601) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JAN 16, 2016
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
From bottle. Pours a dark brown with a one-finger white head. Aroma and taste of caramel and malts. Taste has all the qualities of a Scotch ale, caramel and lovely. Nicely sweet, but not too much. Medium full mouthfeel. Nice bitter sweet finish.
SVD (1209) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 13, 2016
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle at home thanks to ShivanDragon who gave this to me for Secret Sinterklaas. Dark brown almost black beer, small head. Aroma is malt, caramel, fruit, wood. Taste is the same quite sweet.. nice one.
NallePalle (416) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JAN 13, 2016
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, 33 cl. Decent ale, full aroma, warming. Pleasant finish and carbonation.
Leini (1650) - SWEDEN - JAN 9, 2016
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
330ml bottle. Datk copper body with a low head. Chocolate, hint of peat, spices.
FunkyF (706) - Örebro, SWEDEN - JAN 9, 2016
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Flaska från SB. Mörkt brunröd med beige skum. Doft av bränd karamell. Smak av karamell, lite vanilj och brödig beska.
Pedro_Pinho (85) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JAN 8, 2016
2.7 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
Overrated beer! Plain ale, not bad or outstanding. Just regular, not really my cup of "tee".