hopscotch (8367) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - OCT 7, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle... Murky brown ale with a small, creamy, mushroom-colored head. The bouquet is a successful marriage of Belgiany dark fruits and spices, white oak and vanilla beans. Medium to full-bodied with a slick mouthfeel and tingly carbonation. The flavor provides gobs of sticky caramel blended with mocha, dates, figs and oak. Well-balanced. Finishes moderately bitter and roasty with a nice kiss of vanilla. Bottle courtesy of burg326!
Strykzone (4195) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - OCT 4, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Saled at anesbls tasting. Dark red brown and opaque. A small tan head is little more than a ring. Big toasty malts in the nose. Chocolate, yeast, malts, fruit all combine. Just a bit of wood. Not bad at all.
faroeviking (10299) - FAROE ISLANDS - SEP 13, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Botella. Red-brown colour, hazy, small off-white head. Aroma is sweet with dark fruit, spice, vanilla and wood. Good mouthfeel. Sweet flavour, dark fruit and spices with vanilla and wood along with dark malts.
anders37 (14720) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 10, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours a brown color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty spicy yeasty caramel and vanilla aroma. Fruity malty spicy vanilla flavor. Has a fruity malty spicy yeasty vanilla finish.
Strangebrewer (734) - Chatham, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 8, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
bottle. Poured dark ruby with a creamy tan head. Sweet molasses aroma. Mouthfeel is thick and syrupy. Full toasty flavour with vanilla notes. Really nice.
jesperhammer (2511) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 7, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
27-AUG-2012, bottle @Papsø.
Dark amber with tan head.
Hoppy and malty. Vannilla and wood. High carbonation, a little sweet.
Almost an American Strong Ale. The dubbel is well hidden under the wood and hops.
madsberg (9310) - Søborg, DENMARK - AUG 28, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled. Dark amber coloured. Dense beige head. Aroma of caramel, spice, dried fruits, some chocolate. Flavour of caramel, heavy spice, alcohol, sweetness, light grass. medium bodied. Ends on a fruity and alcoholdense note.
joergen (18846) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 28, 2012
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at Papsø.
Hazy red-brown coloured with a small beige head.
Sweet and fruity aroma of caramel, spices and dark chocolate.
Sweet and fruity flavour of caramel, dark chocolate and spices with notes of vanilla and oak.
JanLaursen (2487) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 27, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle, 65 cl, at Papsø. Reddish brown with a small off white head. Caramel, slightly spicy, malty nose. Cinnamon? Flavor has the same spicey notes, it’s sweet malty, slightly alcoholic, dark fruits, leading to a quite dry, woody finish. Odd, but interesting - in small doses.
yespr (28627) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 27, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
22 fl oz bottle. Pours hazy brown with a small tan head. Aroma is fruity, toasted malty and caramelish. Sweet, vanilla and toffee malty. Caramelish. Light bitter and toasted malty. Medium carbonation. Dry phenolic finish.