GarethYoung (1109) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - JUN 27, 2007
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
[Cask from Blackfriars] Deep brown, moderate head. Estery fruit, toffee, roast, touch of smoke. edium bodied, caramel, more roast on the palate, dry.
downender (5842) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 9, 2007
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On gravity at Reading BF 5/5/2007. Extremely dark, near black with no head. Aroma of summer berries with a touch of malt. Flavours of red fruit followed by hint of roast coffee. A bit if dryness in the finish. Not bad.
DonMagi (5596) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 23, 2007
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark fruits, peachy, nicey juicey fruits in the finish, really balanced, really good session ale.
Rune (7242) - Tromsø, NORWAY - OCT 19, 2006
2 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Very dark, garnet coloured body. Small white layer. Has not got much in neither aroma nor taste, besides a touch of dark fruits and a short bitter finish. Medium palate (Half on gravity at The St Albans Beer Festival, 28.09.2006).
anders37 (15300) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 29, 2006
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask @ Volunteer Arms, GBBF 2006. Dark amber colour with an off-white head. Fruity malty aroma with some hoppy hints. Salty fruity and malty flavor. Has a long malty finish.
RoyceH (1196) - Hesperange, LUXEMBOURG - AUG 6, 2006
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark brown, hazy, thin tan head. Aroma of malts, some limey hops, summer fruit. Palate is fruity and then dry.
Joeh (2038) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - MAY 11, 2006
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask Conditioned at Ealing Beer on Broadway Festival, 2006. Black coloured with ruby hues. Eggy, sulhpric aroma with a bit of fruit. Malty, sweet flavour with dark berries, sulphur/boiled eggs anda touch of sourness. Some dryness in the finish.
Miksu (4801) - Jyväskylä, FINLAND - APR 14, 2006
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at Helsinki beer festival 2006. Dark ruby color. Sweet licorice and apple aroma. Malty, slightly toasted flavor with licorice notes. Enough bitterness for a good balance. Malty and roasted finish. Suprisingly tasty and malty session beer.
oh6gdx (19933) - Vasa, FINLAND - APR 11, 2006
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask. Dark ruby red colour, no head. Sweet fruits, malts and wooden hints in aroma. Flavour is hayish, wooden and weirdly sweet. It could do with more sourish hints... Still a pleasant beer, which has a smooth aftertaste of wood, hops and some fruits.
TBone (11738) - Pori, FINLAND - APR 9, 2006
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Dark brown color, no head. Fruity hoppy nose, wheat bread -yeasty. Soft palate, hoppy, tasty, good malt character backed with hops.