stravale (2315) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - DEC 25, 2014
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle from Drinkstore, Dublin 
Caramel brown, bit murky, beige head that dissipates
Aroma of sweet fruity caramel, a bit musty, dab of of red berries, some alcohol
Taste - Sweet toffee malts, soft fruits, dab of red berry, some coffee, alcohol prominent at only 6%, malty
Palate - Medium carb and body, bit over fizzy, rather sweet. Finish is a bit too dry, alcohol, some bitter bit metallic coffee in the finish, a tad harsh
Overall - Not a great palate in this beer. Disappointing. Didn’t finish it.
Beersiveknown (3431) - NORTHERN IRELAND - JAN 9, 2014
2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Bottle at home from drinkstore
deep ruby with nectarine and oats on nose. Pillowy dense offwhite head. Medium body, spiky carbonation, vegetal astringent hops, sweet malt burst and slightly acrid drying finish. Slightly soapy caramel and bitter coffee.
garthicus (2745) - Dublin, IRELAND - DEC 29, 2012
3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Appearance: Ruby red, small dirty white head. Aroma: Toffee/Caramel, a little spice and coffee, quite sweet. Flavour: Caramel and spices, a little metallic, tiny hint of alcohol with raisins and malt in the finish.
culchiem (2698) - Berlin, GERMANY - DEC 24, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Clear ruby amber with a thin head. Aroma is mild ale. Flavour is spice and berry, dry mouthfeel, tangy on the tongue. Light smoke in the finish