Svesse (7700) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - AUG 12, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Draught at U Tří Růží, Prague, 18 July 2013) Ruby red colour with frothy, beige head. Malty, slightly roasted nose with nuts, dark bread and dried fruit. Malty taste with notes of toast, dried fruit, dark bread, raisins and treacle toffee. Gentle spicy bitterness. Medium body, with a certain sweetness. Tasty and well balanced. Quite nice.
gunnar (7599) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JUL 31, 2013
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
On tap at the brewpub. Pours clear dark ruby with a huge frothy off-white head. Aroma of dusty malts, light fruits. Taste is light sweet, some light bitter wood towards the end, creamy mouthfeel, not impressed.
jfb (5355) - Freising, GERMANY - JUL 29, 2013
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(draught) pours a clear ruby-amber colour with a frothy beige head. aroma of roasted chestnuts, bread dough and light cherries, with a light buttery tartness. flavour is more roasted malts and chestnuts, some dark fruit and light butter. full-bodied with average carbonation.