HoppyBudgie (232) - SOLA, NORWAY - APR 23, 2013
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Color dark brown with beige head. Aroma, roasted malt ,grain, caramel. Taste, caramel, popcorn, roasted malt. Sweet finish.
Martinus (1777) - Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS - APR 10, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Dark brown colour, clear white head. Aroma of malts, quite sweet, caramel, some apple and roasted malts. Malty flavour, wort, roasted malts and chocolate. Sweet finish, roasted malts and chocolate.
Not bad, but just not coming together.
(From 0.5L bottle @ WW II tasting, Amsterdam. Thanks for sharing, Rob!)
TheJvd (167) - NETHERLANDS - APR 7, 2013
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle @ WWT II. Pours dark brown with a tanned head. Aroma has some roast and "drop". Taste also has some roast, and a hint of chocolate. Quite a thin body.
MrHangover (1096) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - APR 7, 2013
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle @ pre WWT II. Clear dark brown, small tanned head. Slight chocolate aroma. Flavor has some dry coffee with a moderate sweetness. Quite decent dunkel. Watery palate, easy drinkable.
Borresteijn (3641) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - APR 6, 2013
2.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
50cl Bottle from Carrefour Bratislava, at WWT II. Clear dark brown colour, dense light-beige head. Aroma of milk chocolate, caramel, toffee, cola, minerals. Flavour is medium-sweet, light malty, milk chocolate and caramel, light metallic finish. Light-bodied.
Benzai (4329) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - APR 6, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle shared by Borresteijn @ pre-WWT II. Opaque black color, small to medium sized beigeto light brown head. Smell and taste malts, lightly sweet, a hint of chocolate. Smooth texture, easy drinkable.
mmahut (101) - CZECH REPUBLIC - MAR 24, 2013
1.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 1/20
Can, 19. 09. 2013 Dark to medium ruby color with two finger head. Taste is very sweet with roasting background. Smell is weak, mostly malty with some choco notes. Balance is little bit into the sweet side, very low darkness. Low carbonation. Thank you Heineken for added Sacharin, bleurk.
argo0 (10338) - Washington DC, USA - MAR 24, 2013
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft. Medium tan head atop clear cola-brown body. Aroma is moderately sweet, milk chocolate, some caramel, light coffee. Taste is moderately sweet, caramel, milk chocolate, light earthy, coffee. Light-medium body, light stickiness, low carbonation.
artyom (215) - Osijek, CROATIA - FEB 27, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
0,5l can. Taste is low to medium bitterness, and it has lower level of carbonation. For me, this is very good beer i would like to drink again.
zvikar (2017) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - FEB 20, 2013
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Pours red to Black with a nice beige Head, aroma of metal, Chocolate, caramel and marmalade, flavor is relatively sweet, caramel, Chocolate and nuts, medium bodied