maniac (3800) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - FEB 24, 2006
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Very dark brown color with a thick creamy off-white head. Aroma of caramel malts and hints of spice. Light flavor of caramel malts with hints of Candi sugar and light spice.
Fin (7805) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 24, 2006
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: APR 2, 2007 330ml Dark Chocolaty brown with a slightly brown head that lasted for some time, plenty of flavours swishing around malty, fruity and a little sticky. Excellent!
jujubeast6000 (854) - Houston, Texas, USA - FEB 21, 2006
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
330mL: Pours a dark brown/black, medium sized tan head, lasting. Aroma of malts, molasses, perfume, flowers. Taste of malts, perfume, alcohol. Aftertaste of perfume & alcohol.
JudgeDread (16) - Minnesota, USA - FEB 19, 2006
3.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Lightly spicy beer with plenty of carmel and dark fruit flavor. Light carbonation and malty, very little hop.
Padron4KM (582) - Chandler, Arizona, USA - FEB 19, 2006
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
33cl bottle. Bottle code 05/04/07.
Pours cloudy, murky garnett, with a thick 1/2 inch lasting head. Lacing coats the glass in a thin sheet.
Dark fruits and banana dominate the aroma, with a little vinous quality in there as well.
flavor is sweet, with fruits like dried apricot coming to mind, a little yeast, and some mild dry hops on the finish.
Finn (4454) - Tromsø, NORWAY - FEB 16, 2006
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle 0,33l. Deep brown. A tanned lasting head. Fruity smell and aroma. Complex flavour with some sweetness. You notice it’s strength in the aftertaste. Very good. A lot of sediments in the bottle.
thewolf (11289) - Kolding, DENMARK - FEB 14, 2006
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Very good. Big steady head in white with slight brown undretones. A great brown/red colour. Very sweet and fruity flavour. A bit lacking in the aftertaste, but still great.
BrideOfFrankenkitty (44) - Illinois, USA - FEB 12, 2006
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Damn this was a good one. The aroma was sweet, fruity, and the alcohol was apparent. Yummy! It poured an amber brown that was almost ruby colored, very dense. The head was full and the color of smoke stained sheers. The flavor was fruity with currant in front (damn again!)
ha1ag (739) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - FEB 11, 2006
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: MAY 10, 2007 bottled, Color: Dark brown and murky. Head: light brown. Highly carbonated, malty. Palate bitterness, alcohol comes through
Hazmatt (363) - Virginia, USA - FEB 11, 2006
4.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
UPDATED: FEB 13, 2007 Bottle. Dark color with creamy, tan head. Deep aroma with smoky, fruity yeasty character. Roasted malt flavor, complex, malty with a buttery bread finish. Very good.