kraddel (3337) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - SEP 29, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle at pre-borefts tasting .
Pours black/brown , small white head .
Smell is oaty , bit sweet, roasty .
Taste is Bitter , roasted malts and oats-bitter . Way to high carbo . Some coffee .
kermis (5270) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - SEP 25, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared at the Pre-Borefts Tasting. Pours dark brown with a tan head. Aroma of raisins, overripe dark fruits, caramel. Flavour is moderate sweet and bitter. Medium bodied with light carbonation.
jmgreenuk (4475) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - SEP 25, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Botttle at the pre Borefts tasting, Den Haag. Poured a clear dark brown with a frothy tan head. The aroma is rich liqourice malt. The flavour is strong bitter with a big alcoholic liqourice floral bitter palate. Medium bodied with average carbonation.
sic1314 (3405) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - SEP 25, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Poured deep dark brown with a tan ring. Aroma of liquorice, treacle, dark fruit, roast malt. Full body, flavour as the aroma, coffee grinds, dark chocolate.
deanso (5370) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - SEP 25, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
bottle shared @ Pre Borefts tasting
thick creamy tan head. Clear black pour. A lovely imperial stout
caesar (5185) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - SEP 25, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Het Biermoment, dated 28-04-2014, large sample, served in a tulip glass. Hazy dark brown color, short frothy brown head. Aroma of roasted malts, quite fruity as well, slight sweet caramel, hint of raisin, some coffee and chocolate. Medium bitter in taste, mostly from the malts, some sweetness. Very malty, but also quite fruity for a RIS, without having too much yeast esters or too much carbonation. Soft to medium carbonation, medium body. Nice stuff.
anders37 (16789) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 6, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle @ RBESG Grand Tasting. Pours a dark brown black color with a small tan head. Has a roasted fruity malty caramel aroma. Roasted malty caramel flavor with weak hints of chocolate. Has a roasted malty caramel finish.
goozen (2973) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - SEP 5, 2014
3.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle with cork 0,75ltr: Black coloured brew with an dry bitter taste with some booziness. Hints of coffee, chocolate and roasted malts, very nice beer from Light Bulb City aka Eindhoven.
rlgk (10854) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - SEP 4, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
RBESG 2014 in London, grand tasting. Black beer with a beige head. Roasted earthy aroma, dry,fruity, chocolate, cocoa notes. Roasted tar and coffee flavor, smoked, licorice, some alcohol. Quite ok.
Travlr (11983) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - SEP 2, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Clear ruby maroon color, fluffy beige head with good retention and solid lacing. Aroma of licorice, dark chocolate. Taste has coffee grounds, cocoa, dry finish.