Stuu666 (10296) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 27, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Keg at borefts. Pours deep amber, nose is burnt toffee, caramel, taste is roasted, burnt, sweet.
cgarvieuk (21106) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 25, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap at Borefts 2015... Dark copper red... Thin tan lacing.. Soft sweet toffee fruit nose. Soft sweet malts.. Soft toffee fruit soft dry fruit.. Light dry fruits
Tonkun (1296) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 23, 2015
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Tap. Dark brown pour with a nice head. Caramel, chocolate, smoke. Medium body with malt and bitter finish
BuckeyeBoy (5844) - Boise, Idaho, USA - SEP 8, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at upright brewery Portland. Pours out a brown with some rudy highlights topped with a small head. Nose is roast malt caramel and chocolate sweetness along with a little smoke. Taste is more of the sweetness malts and a little ashtray.
VastActiv (5603) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 21, 2015
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle at Stadin Panimobaari, Helsinki. Colour is reddish brown with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Chocolate, some herbs and malts. Simple and way too carbonated.
mjs (6395) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 21, 2015
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Bottle, 0.65 l, at Stadin Panimobaari, 20150821) The beer poured deep brown and hazy. Its head was medium sized and white. Aroma had sweet rye bread, malts and caramel. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were malts, caramel, sweetness, molasses, grass and bitterness. Aftertaste was malty and bitter. A malty and fizzy brew.
dmac (5479) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - AUG 14, 2015
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
750ml of old beer. Poured an ugly brown bidy with lots of visible floaties and a fizzy beige head. Aroma of old fruit cake, bad dates and fig, chocolate and dough with a tinge of alcohol. Flavor is lots of cardboard, newspaper, old dates, bad figs, dough, chocolate and some bread crusts. Blah, wase of $$$.
pineypower (3051) - Ocean County, New Jersey, USA - AUG 14, 2015
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, pours out a decent darker brown color with a small off white head. Aroma is of candi sugar, dried fruit, soy sauce, and some chocolate and peppery notes. Taste is of some syrup, chocolate, grains, peppery notes, dried fruit, some sweetness.
MrHangover (3902) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - JUL 27, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ Camping RateBeers 2015; Nat & Winderig, courtesy of the crew! Pours a hazy amber beer with a small off white head on top. Aroma of rye, red fruits, bread and a faint amount of older hops. Flavor is a bit dull, tarty with yeasty notes, accompanied by some red fruits. Not sure what to think of this, but it’s okay.
Borresteijn (6322) - Zaandam, NETHERLANDS - JUL 27, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
At Camping Ratebeers. Brown colour, beige head. Aroma of malts, rye, spicy rye, some caramel, light hoppy. Flavour is medium sweet, malty, rye, spicy, fruity, some caramel, light hoppy finish. Light to medium bodied, firm carbonation. OK-ish.