The_Osprey (7881) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 8, 2014
375ml bottle #6676/9987, cork, 11.5%. Black, small ring of white head. Aroma is sherry, raspberry, tulip flowers, some alcohol. Body is medium, smooth, not foamy. Very smooth body. Taste is tangy coffee syrup, malty, semisweet, tannic, no bitterness. Nice red wine character. Smooth as you like. One of the best I’ve had in the Abstrakt series (not that that’s saying much, but this one is smooth and drinkable). Stuu666 (13019) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 15, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours black, nose is fruity, roasted, taste is sweet, berries, roast malts. lusikka (7813) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 11, 2014
375 ml bottle. Pours a black colour with a small head. Aroma of roasted malts, salty licorice and some bread. Flavour of roasted malts, some licorice, bread, vanilla, dark chocolate and some cream. Full bodied and oily mouthfeel. Good. olio (10163) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 11, 2014
375 ml bottle. Bottle No. 8617/9987. Bottled on 20.06.2012.laiti (8373) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 11, 2014
Pours dark red color with no head. Very vinous on the nose, dark berries, some sugary notes and vanilla, maybe some distant port notes. Sweet caramel and plums on the flavor, faint licorice, port wine notes with vanilla, alcohol comes through but keeps at bay. Smooth palate. Better than I expected.
37,5 cl bottle @ lusikka. Bottle #8617/9987, bottled 20.06.2012
tiong (7193) - Espoo, FINLAND - OCT 11, 2014
Aroma has licorice, spices and some ripe fruits. Feels medicine-like. Flavour is rather medicine-like with strong licorice tones, some saltiness, sweet malts and spicy tones. Also quite strong woody tones – and perhaps porto tones. Not the most typical ASA and also too sweet. Smoothness is nice here anyway.
375ml bottleLubiere (13771) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 27, 2014
Bottled 20.06.12, bottle #8617/9987 - Pours pitch black with no head. Aroma of red wine, malaga, oak, medicinal notes, some malts and spices. Taste is sweet, vinous, woody and malty with some oaky notes. Finish is sweet, syrupy, oaky and vinous with some woody notes. Quite heavy and vinous.
A dark brown ale with a very thin mocha head. In aroma, loads of dark fruits, candy sugar, grassy British hops, vinous character, very nice and smooth. In mouth, a beautiful vinous malt, raisins, surranated hops, licorice, alcohol warmth, beautiful and delicious. #OttBottShare. Thanks Marissa. Vighals (3901) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - SEP 26, 2014
Mørk brun, nesten svart med minimalt skum. Mørk sjokolade, lakris og modne bær. Bittersøt smak av mørk sjokolade, kaffe og noe salt. Fyldig med lite kullsyre. Vinøs gyllenbock (9096) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 31, 2014
Bottle bought at Systembolaget in September 2012.
Almost black with a small head. Sweet with raisin, chocolate, malt, oak and some red wine. Potent with warming alcohol. A pleasant one to sip. SirLimpsalot (4161) - SWEDEN - AUG 30, 2014
@ Eddan 14-8-30: ganska söt doft. Tydlig smak av russin och alkohol. Fin fyllighet med en något tung eftersmak.
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