DCLawyer (2914) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JUN 12, 2015
Bottle->stem. Clear brite red with no head. A: berries, clove, honey. T: definite blackberry, with sour notes, cloves. Sweet, with hint of pepper in the aftertaste. Like. Holmen1 (6476) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JUN 10, 2015
Fra flaske på rbhd-treff hos Sigmund, juni-15: klar rubinrød, nesten uten skum. Intens aroma av bjørnebær, bringebærbrus, nellik og honning. Sprudler lett på tunga, og smaken er en dessertorgie. doublebock (558) - California, USA - JUN 8, 2015
Appearance: Dark clear copper color with little to no head
Aroma: Raspberry, clove and malt
Taste: Sweet with honey, berry and coriander with a sour body and a big clove finish
Overall: Almost more of a sour than a mean. Great complexity with a great balance from the different adjuncts used. Consider me a mead fan now. Sigmund (7919) - Tau, NORWAY - JUN 7, 2015
Shared 500 ml bottle at local tasting. Deep red colour, low pink head. A slight carbonation. Aroma of blackberries, raspberries and raspberry leaves, hints of cloves and other spices, also orange zest. Medium sweet flavour, notes of blackberries, honey and spices, esp. cloves. gunnar (9697) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JUN 7, 2015
RBHD gathering at Sigmunds place 7.6.2015. Pours clear deep ruby red with a tiny pink head. Aroma is fruity, red fruits mixed with cherries. Taste is sweet blackberries/raspberries, high carbonated, lingering sweet, with notes of honey, very good.
abemorsten (3683) - Mosterøy, NORWAY - JUN 7, 2015
Delt 0,5 l flaske på RBHD-samling på Tau juni 2015. Klar rubinrød kropp med en tynn lys rosa film. Kirsebær og mandelekstrakt. Moreller, bjørnebær, bringebær først og deretter honning. Lett kropp. kort men deilig ettersmak. Holmen2 (4038) - NORWAY - JUN 7, 2015
Shared bottle at RB/HD at Tau 07.06.15. Dark ruby. Pink, white head. Fine aroma of raspberries, cherries, black currants and clove. Similar, and superb taste. Complex and easily drinkable. Scotty001 (573) - Portlethen, SCOTLAND - MAY 26, 2015
Purple with an off white ring. Aroma of candy sweet berries. Medium body, flavour as the aroma. Meh. Inbreak (6532) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - MAY 15, 2015
14.05.2015, 0,5l bottle @ home:samsmith33 (772) - - MAY 9, 2015
Small bubbly shortlasting head, nice deep red color. Aroma is slightly dry fruity, rich red berries, honey, hay, grass, soda powder, weeds, cloves, hints of citrus. Taste is slightly fresh fruity, red berries, grass, cloves, honey, berry skin, cherry stones, weeds, honey. Medium bitterness, slightly dry mouthfeel. Nice.
Appearance: Deep Ruby red color, clear,no head.
Aroma: honey, grass, strawberry, raspberry.
Taste: plum, strawberry, BlackBerry, . Similar to flat Champagne.
Feel is sticky. Light carbonation. Refreshing up to about 5-6 oz, then too much sweet. They should make these bottles 8-10 oz instead of 16.
Fun. Not great. Limited.