fonefan (37873) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 18, 2007
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Clear light dark red brown color with a average, frothy / creamy, good lacing, mostly lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate to light heavy malty, roasted, caramel, oak, dark / dry plum / raisin, brown sugar, vintage, light alcoholic. Flavor is moderate to light heavy sweet and light to moderate bitter with a long to average duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. (141107)
yespr (33872) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 8, 2008
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
ZBF2008, RB#3200: From tap. Pours dark brown to black with a little lacing off-white head. Spiced and roasted malt, light wineous aroma. Flavour is dried and overripe fruit with solid caramel malt base. Lingering yeasty and fruity finish.
Papsoe (25074) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 27, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle 33 cl. Pours a cloudy, murky brownish with a dense and creamy beige head. Some overripe dark fruit in the nose with a little phenols. Rich body, heavy carbonation, overripe dark fruits, a little chocolate and a slightly tart edge. Subdued bitterness. 271212
joergen (22632) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 10, 2008
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Hazy red brown coloured with a small beige head.
Sweet aroma of dried fruits, liquorice, fruits and spices.
Flavour of dried fruits, liquorice, yeast and spices.
oh6gdx (21963) - Vasa, FINLAND - FEB 24, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled (from beerplanet.eu). Slightly hazy deep brown colour with a mediumsized beige head that leaves quite rich lace. Aroma is caramel malts, some dark dry fruits, spices as well as mild yeasty and bready notes. Flavour is bready and rather sweet maltyness along with some fruits, spices and mild wooden notes. Smooth carbonation.
omhper (20606) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - OCT 20, 2008
3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottled. Clear rubym, creamy head. Papery nose. Sweetish with plenty of dusty cardboard, some dates and salt. Near full bodied with compact mouthfeel. Fruity and lightly vinous, but cardboard prevails.
anders37 (18767) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 26, 2006
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Dark amber with a tan head. Sweet roasted aroma with some spicy hints. Sweet malty flavor with some roasty and caramel hints. Sweet warming finish.
madmitch76 (17158) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JAN 17, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
17th February 2009
Cloudy brown beer. Rich and complex. Some sour notes but also malty chocolate. A vague underlying fruitiness. Touch of marmite. Dry malty finish. Hard to pin down but flavoursome and drinkable.
cgarvieuk (16663) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 15, 2009
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at home ... Deep brown ... thin tan head ... sweet caramel malt nose with a little plum ... rich toffee and deep dark fruits plum and cherry ... little yeast ... little licorice... really tasty ...
fiulijn (16044) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 13, 2009
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark brown color, hazy; nice head, reducing to a thin layer. Chocolate aroma and strong chocolate flavor, very good; the body has a medium strength; the bitterness is low; the final is a bit nutty; there is some caramel and the malt is never burnt. Not complex but well brewed chocolate beer.