gnoff (7030) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - NOV 24, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at restaurant 2112 in Göteborg, on November 24, 2013.
Clear dark red color, small brown head. Hoppy, a bit of citrus, malty, caramel scent. Hoppy, bitter, grainy taste. Dry, grainy, bitter aftertaste. Fizzy mouthfeel, medium high resin like bitterness.
Martinus (2517) - Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS - NOV 22, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear brown colour, fluffy beige head. Malty aroma, caramel, floral hops, light citrus, milk chocolate. Malty flavour, caramel, milk chocolate, light hops. Finish floral hops, carame, chocolatel and malts with hints of coffee. Quite nice!
(33cL bottle @ home. From trade with Cunningham. Thanks!)
gunnar (4291) - Sandnes, NORWAY - OCT 29, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from a trade with Cunningham. Pours very dark ruby with a big creamy beige head. Aroma of dark fruits, caramel, roast. Smooth mouthfeel. Taste is dark hops, liquorice,piney and resiny hops at the final.
VsXsV (1618) - Linköping, SWEDEN - OCT 17, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Opaque black liquid with small to medium tan head. Aroma of citrus, pine, chocolate, ash, raw sugar and grass. Taste is light sweet and light to medium bitter with notes of chocolate, caramel, tangerine and citrus. Bread. Medium bodied with medium carbonation. Quite nice but not that hoppy.
Svesse (5660) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - OCT 12, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
(Draught at Stockholm Beer Festival, 28 Sep 2013) Very dark brown colour, almost black, with dense beige head. Malty, roasted, hoppy nose with notes of pine needles, resin and coffee. Malty, roasted taste with dry black coffee, pine needles, cocoa, black rye bread and a generous roasty, piney bitterness in the finish. More than medium body, quite dry. Well made and tasty black IPA. Very nice.
omhper (18314) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 8, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught at SBWF. Black, small beige head. Aroma of licorice and tobacco. Mid swee twith medium body and clean mouthfeel. Pleasant flavours of black currant and licorice. Mid bitter finish.
finol (1866) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 6, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap at SBWF 2013.
Pours black with a beige head.
Sweet licorice, citrusy hops, chocolate and an unfortunate medicinal note.
Pyrmir (2362) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - OCT 4, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap @SBWF13. Dark brownish amber beer with beige head. Aroma is hoppy, fruity chocolate and liquorice. Taste is hoppy leather, chocolate, coffee and some roasted malt.
SaintMatty (4277) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - SEP 28, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught (Stockholm Beer Festival 2013) - Black in colour. Liquorice and coffee in the aroma. Hoppy and roasted taste with blackcurrant, liquorice and pine. Not bad at all.
jookos (1300) - FINLAND - SEP 27, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught@sbwf13. Black in colour. Sweet citrusy hops, very clean, with licorice and roastyness in the back. Full bodied, clean and nice. A very nice bipa.