Nonshaugen (661) - Fetsund, NORWAY - DEC 4, 2015
33 cl bottle. Deep red-brown copper mahogany colour, thin beige head, low carbonation. Aroma of dark roasted malt, dark fruits, bitter chocolate and tobacco smoke. Thick to medium body with nice carbonation. Flavours of caramel, toffee, chocolate, licorice and roasted malt. Nice beer, but a bit too sweet for me. asimeow (292) - Sandsli, NORWAY - NOV 6, 2015
0,33l bottle from Vinmonopolet 2015. Dark brown, with caramel medium head. Aroma: caramel, toast, grass, leaves, licorice, smoke. Thick mouth feel. Creamy. Softly carbonated. Flavour is heavy on sweet licorice. heavy cloying sweetness, lightly bitter, lightly sour. Pleasant, but a little too well-rounded. fellebag (1552) - Oslo, NORWAY - JAN 31, 2015
Bottle 33cl. Small cream colored head. Clear amber brown color. Aroma is caramel, berries and wood. Taste is very sweet of wood and sugar. Holmen2 (4031) - NORWAY - JAN 9, 2015
Bottle shared with IH 09.01.15. Dark ruby. Relatively persistent beige head and lacing. Aroma of dark berries and dark caramel. Similar taste, with sweet dark malt. Quack-Duck (9533) - Down South, GERMANY - DEC 28, 2014
bottle, kindly sent to me by my secret Eurosanta Gunnar - thank you! Deep brown, almost black, with a beige head. Roasted malts, coffee, some dark chocolate and some dark honey. Smooth palate. Well balanced, good porter.
arsol (1241) - NORWAY - DEC 25, 2014
Klar rødbrun farge med beige skum. Aroma av malt, karamell og noe alkohol. Noe bitter avslutining. Kort. medium med kullsyre. djoeye (5207) - Tromsø, NORWAY - DEC 7, 2014
tandembrauer (1617) - Stavanger, NORWAY - DEC 7, 2014
clear dark brown ruby body (rosewood?),
crocheted carpet lacing.
Aroma; malts, nuts, leaves, bread, small hops, cigar leaves.
Taste; juicy malts, juicy nuts, roasted caramel malts, roasted chestnuts.
Feels well bodied, slightly flourish.
Finishes somewhat dry, dark malts, nutty syrup, chocolate notes, lingering and nice.
Overall; in the late xmas evening, calm down with this and a bowl with nuts.
[33cl emerald btl, abv6.5%, #280 BB:APR16, [email protected]
Tromsdalen, 5€, [email protected]
Bottle at home. Pours dark ruby with big beige head. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, dried dark fruits, alcohol. Sweet with some roast bitterness; coffee, chocolate, fruity yeast. Humlehode (846) - Oslo, NORWAY - NOV 28, 2014
UPDATED: NOV 27, 2015 Pours almost black with tan head. Aroma of roasted malts and caramel with hints of coffee and hops in the background. Fairly dry. Smooth. Balanced bitterness.
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone BAE (60) - NORWAY - NOV 20, 2014
Smakt hos Berentsen Brygghus. En av de aller beste juleølene. Fin bitterhet og sjokoladesmak.