olio (5125) - Tampere, FINLAND - NOV 10, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
50 cl bottle.
Pours clear golden color with a large frothy head. Aroma of malts, stuffy grain, some caramel notes and.flour Flavor of grain, flour, hay and mild malts. Dry flourish palate, soft carbonation.
ration (1886) - Tampere, FINLAND - NOV 10, 2012
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
101112. Bottle at home. Pours clear copper with a frothy head. Aroma malts, butter, hay. Low palate. Like a lager almost. Nothing special.
Kavu (1896) - Helsinki, FINLAND - NOV 9, 2012
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
0,5 l bottle from Alko. Pours clear golden with a high head. Aroma is mostly grassy malts, as is the flavor. Quite normal and boring.
Beerheart65 (868) - Pori, FINLAND - NOV 9, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Mild aroma has sweet malt, dark fruits. Clear deep amber/copper, 2 finger frothy white head. Sweet, malty flavor, medium body, malty finish, bit sherry, slightly fizzy carbonation. Nice for winter, good flavors, easy to drink.
RexTalionis (2083) - FINLAND - NOV 9, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle 50 cl. Pours clear amber in color with a frothy fast disappearing white head. Dark syrup, bready malts, roasted malts and slightly burnt wood and live fire in aroma. Some bready malts and sweet dark syrup in taste at first. Slightly metallic in taste too, perhaps a bit cold at first. Later on nice malty and even a bit nutty in aftertaste.
lusikka (5175) - Tampere, FINLAND - NOV 8, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
500 ml bottle.
Pours a golden colour with a white head. Aroma of toasted malts, bread and fruitcake. Rich flavour of toasted malts, brown sugar, raisins, cherries and some caramel. Medium bodied, smooth mouthfeel and soft carbonation. Good.
hawanna (1765) - GERMANY - NOV 5, 2012
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
0,5 l bottle. Best before 08. July 2013
amber, clear, minimal head, white foam
citrus, bread, roasty, medium sweetness, lightly sour, medium body, average carbonation,
Sizzler80 (412) - Dublin, IRELAND - OCT 25, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Rusty pour with a frothy white head. Aroma: quite fruity, mostly orange citrus, toffee, slight hops and wet grass. Taste: malt, hops, citrus mostly. Slightly bittersweet on palate with medium carbonation.
kevnic2008 (6920) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - SEP 20, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Yellow-amber colour. Moderate malty aroma, caramel. Easy drinkable, citrus and malt dominates the palate.
hawthorne00 (2211) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - JUL 13, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, 11C. Golden amber with a white head. Aroma of caramel, grass, light spices. Sweet but not all that rich caramel with some nuts. Dry finish with modest spices, modest but distinct bitterness. Not exactly what you’d call powerful flavours, but it has charm and fine balance.