Bov (8989) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - MAY 9, 2009
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
courtesy of Laurent Mousson (WBA) - bright dark ruby-brown colour with a fair creamy beige foam; nice lace; some diacetyl in the nose, caramel and biscuity maltiness; creamy mouthfeel, low carbonation, moderate malt body; aftertaste of cookies with a light metallic touch - a good one
anders37 (15299) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 14, 2009
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pours a dark amber bron color with a small off-white head. Has a sweetish roasted malty caramel aroma. Smooth malty and slightly roasted caramel flavor with some hints of chocolate. Has a sweetish roasted malty caramel finish.
Papsoe (25094) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 16, 2008
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle 50 cl. Courtesy of Grovlam. Clear reddish brown with a beige head. Aroma of sweetish roasted malt. Light body with sweetish roasted malt and an edge of cardboard. Subdued bitterness. 260708
jfb (3431) - GERMANY - SEP 14, 2008
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(bottle) black, ruby-tinged colour, fine tanned head. aroma of roasted malts, chocolate, cherries, light floral hops. flavour has wonderfully smooth roasted malts and chocolate, light coffee, dark fruits and light floral hops. smooth carbonation, light to medium sweet body, a little watery.
ThomasE (5176) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 5, 2008
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Deep brown colour with a tan head. Light roasted aroma with fruity sweet notes. Light roasted, dark fruity flavor with hints of earth.
DSG (4922) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - AUG 9, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(6/26/08) Bottle on the train from Beroun to Plzen (thanks oh6gdx!). Very dark brown with a medium beige head. Aroma of toasted/roasted malt, light grains and notes of coffee. Sweetish flavor, quite malty, with a bit of caramel and some coffee. Medium-bodied. Finishes slightly drier with faint roastiness. Medium-body.
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - JUL 27, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Clear brown with medium beige head. Sweet aroma with roasted malt and caramel. Sweet flavor with roasted malt and mild coffe notes. Ends sweet.
yespr (29421) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUL 27, 2008
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
50 cL bottle. Pours dark brown and with a minimal lacing tan head. Mild malty aroma. Flavour is sweet and mild raisin fruity. Light malty and vague chocolate note. Ends sweet and light cornish.
Grovlam (4152) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 26, 2008
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. [Sk8viking great American blind tasting] Average creamy beige head that mostly lasted. Fair display of lacework. Dark mahogany color. Aromas of sweet malty and chocolate feel with dusty hoppy notes as well. Some underlying biscuit and light iron and mild dried fruit notes. Medium bodied with an average carbonation and light thick and dry texture. Moderated sweet flavor with mild bitterness. Light lingering malty roasted sweet finish.
thewolf (10701) - Kolding, DENMARK - JUL 14, 2008
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ Pivovarsky Klub, Prague.
Pours black with soft brown edges. A nice, creamy, beige-brown head. Aroma is sweet, quite roasted with some sweet, soft chocolate. Light and pleasant mouthfeel. Flavour is really great, good tart fruitiness, raisins, plums and lots of roasted malts. Ends sweet with good chocolate notes. Nice.