yespr (30631) - 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.
Ungstrup (29018) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - AUG 27, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Drunk to celebrate my rating number 24,5000. Bottled. A hazy dark red beer with a lazing yellowish head. The aroma has notes of caramel, alcohol, and malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, alcohol, bread, and dusty hops, leading to a dry alcoholic finish.
Papsoe (25090) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 27, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle 65 cl. Pours a cloudy dark amber with a small off-white head. A rough oakiness - clearly not Bourbon - and a touch of vanilla. Medium body, lively carbonation, some dark dried fruit but the toasted oak and vanilla dominate. A dry finish with some hops. 270812
TBone (12323) - Pori, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled 650ml (vPBF, bottled 02/2012)
Dark ruby color, small brownish head. Bready, dark fruity aroma. Medium-bodied. Ryeish, vanilla, dark fruits, some cardboard.
laiti (5407) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2012
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: NOV 10, 2012
65 cl bottle @ vPBF
Aroma is sweetish with brown sugar, some toffee, vanilla and hints of licorice. Flavour has vanilla, spices, some brown sugar and dark fruits. A bit too much on the sweet side, but not bad still.
lusikka (5927) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
650 ml bottle @ vPBF 2012.
Pours a dark brown colour with a small head. Aroma of dark fruits, some vanilla and nuts. Flavour of strong toasted malts, chocolate, dark fruits, vanilla, stinging citrus and some spiciness. Medium bodied, soft carbonation and a dryish, malty, spicy finish. Good.
olio (5854) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
65 cl bottle @ vPBF.
Pours hazy deep dark ruby red color with small head. Aroma of sweet dark berries, malts, caramel, some yeast notes and some grass. Flavor of yeast, malts, mild ripe fruits, caramel, mild toffee notes and some spice notes. Sweetish and quite spicy palate with a dry spicy finish.
oh6gdx (20216) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottled@vPBF2012. Rubyish, close to black, colour with a small off-white head. Aroma is wood, sweet malts and mild alcohol. Flavour is alcohol, vanilla, some roasted notes and quite sweet ripe dark fruity notes.
tiong (3610) - Espoo, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2012
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
660ml bottle @ vPBF
Pours dark brown with a white head.
Aroma of vanilla, some maltiness, hints of oak, roastiness and spices.
Taste is malty and sweetish with some vanilla notes, oak, hints of spices and roastiness.
Roasty and sweetish finish with hints of vanilla and spices. Okay, quite tasty Belgian style ale.
mile (2853) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 2, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Dark brown, average mostly lasting light brown head. Moderate malty and sweetish aroma, caramel, lots of vanilla/oak. Body is medium, malty and sweetish flavor, some caramel, light fruitiness with vanilla, light alcohol. Finish is average, malty and lightly sweetish, light caramel, lots of vanilla, some alcohol. Nice one, but also quite one-dimensional.