CharlieFields (11) - Barcelona, SPAIN - MAR 11, 2015
4.9 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
Bottle from El Corte Inglés (Barcelona, Spain). Appearance: Dark amber color. Clear body. Medium carbonation. Medium, compacted, creamy, pale brown and lingering head. Aroma: Toasted malts. Caramel, nuts, fruits and spices. Taste: Lightly sweet. Palate: Medium and thin body. Dry, caramel and fruity aftertaste.
alkolord (241) - - MAR 3, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Leuchtend schwarz, solider kaffeebrauner schaum, würzig in der Nase, süßlich im Antrunk, wenig süßlich malzig, dadurch relativ leicht
AgentAle (1113) - Alberta, CANADA - FEB 23, 2015
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Aroma is caramel, toffee, cream, roasty malts and biscuits. Taste is rich almost chewy mouthfeel with rich and sweet malts with dark sugar and a pale and well balanced bitterness. Appearance is a clear dark amber with a thin pearl head that retains fairly well.
hank37 (188) - banksia grove, AUSTRALIA - FEB 7, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Aroma is spicy, with some date and raisin, the latter of which carries through in the tasting dept with raisin, toffee, and brown sugar. Finishes with a burnt-sugar bitterness that fades quite quickly and leaves surprisingly dry
fdomig (554) - München, GERMANY - FEB 6, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
330ml bottle at Riedelsbach. Aroma is malt, coffee, caramel. Appearance is red-ish black with a frothy brown-ish foam. Taste is bitter sweet with a light dryness in the end. Almost no carbonation. Gorgeous.
rederic (3211) - montréal, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 4, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
500ml bottle, dark brown color, with a thick bubbly beige head, with a nice sweet grainy toasted, caramelized, biscuity, bread, roasted malty, toffee, bran muffin nose, with a faint sponge toffee, granola bar, brown chocolate, buckwheat pancake accent, and a dark dried fruit, chocolate pie crust, nutty note in the aroma follows through on a medium-bodied palate with a good sweet grainy cerealic roasted, caramelized,toasted, bready, biscuity malty, toffeeish character, with some brown chocolate, molasses, fruitcake, spicy, chocolate pie crust, faint coffee, nutty, burnt bran muffin flavours, leading towards a sweet grainy roasted, toasted, biscuity, caramelized maltiness, bitter dark brown chocolate, toffeeish, lingering molasses, spicy dark dried fruitiness finish.
rouhlas (1298) - GREECE - JAN 29, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
500ml bottle at Bierhof, Athens. Black color with beige head. Roasted malty aroma, caramel, coffee and light chocolate, dark fruits. Sweet and bitter taste like aroma. Medium oily body with soft carbonation.
tom10101 (4010) - Quebec, CANADA - JAN 25, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle (500 ml). Split 4-ways with Minderbinder, the brother in law and the lady.
Appearance: Dark reddish-brown with a medium creamy beige head dand some lacing.
Aroma: Toasted malts, burst of caramel, red fruits, mineral notes, light spiciness and nutty notes.
Taste: Toasted malts, caramel, hints of red fruits, moderate/medium sweetness (never cloying) mineral notes and light bitterness.
Palate: Medium to full body. Moderate to medium carbonation. Fruity and caramel finish. A tad warming too.
Overall: Rich and ultra tasty Dopplebock with an impressive balance. Beautiful malt depth. Superb!
joe19612 (2195) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - JAN 18, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours a dark brown colour nearly black with a thin beige head, rich malt aroma, taste is bitter plenty of malt, with a dry bitter finish.
Cerbier (485) - - JAN 10, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
0,5l Flasche. Dunkelbraunes Bier mit kleiner heller Schaumkrone. Riecht nach Röstmalzen; schmeckt auch so mit Nuancen nach Toffee und Schokolade.