EvanFriend (643) - Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 7, 2017 henrikb (1264) - Aarhus, - JUN 28, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear dark brown body, big bubbled head; Quite good fruity nose, redbrown aromas, very nice; Huge carbonation in lightly sweet body, pleasant; Long finish with lots of aroma. Quite good and very well made, but nothing more then that.
Flavor is dark dry fruit, heavy spice, a bit of alcohol (but not too boozy). Effervescent mouthfeel. Good. gripweed57 (2917) - Hamilton Square, New Jersey, USA - NOV 2, 2017
750 ml corked and caged bottle. Hazy garnet color topped by a small creamy tan head. Sweet toasted malt nose has yeasty, dark sugar notes. Smooth, dryish dark malt flavor. Notes of cocoa and figs. Warming alcohol in middle. Subtle nutty, earthy, dried fruit and herbal hop finish. Hermod (8419) - Vantaa, FINLAND - OCT 27, 2017
From bottle @ Olutexpo 2017. vanvenlo (1913) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - OCT 27, 2017
Poured deep brown color with a thin brown head.
Sweetness, brown sugar and raisins.
Malty sweet, brown sugar, Belgian wibes, spices. Good drinkability, alcohol warmth.
Leo's Hartwell bottle(2rrrry7-Oct-17) Sweet cheery malt aroma. Dark colour, brown typology head and ring lacing. Sweet cherry malt flavour. Light spirit malt finish and cherry herbal aftertaste. adamnase (935) - Kronoby, FINLAND - OCT 21, 2017
75cl bottle shared at home with brother. Pours hazy dark brown coloured with a mediumsized beige head. Aroma and flavour has herbal notes, chocolate, spices, hints of coffee. Medium-bodied, low carbonation
jookos (7072) - FINLAND - OCT 21, 2017
Bottle. Brown ambery hazyy, good set of sediment in the. 75 bottle. Belgy yeasty, light cakeynose. Spicy, clove at least, bunch of others too. Brown sugar. Med bodied, kinda essy. Flavorful. Decent. nihtila (3955) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 20, 2017
A third from bottle at Ushers. Clear reddish brown. Nose is molasses, sweet, dark fruits. Tastes similar but a bit thinner than expected. Wixie (677) - BELGIUM - JUN 21, 2017
Hazy brown/orange liquid, small head. Average strength aroma of malt, with hints of wood. Medium body, strong carbonation. Taste is sweet, with hints of iron. Bozo_skeleton (1165) - Grenoble, FRANCE - APR 19, 2017
Brune bien foncée, faible carbo, petit collet.
Aromes marqués sur les fruits noirs, le caramel, le sucre candy.
Généreuse, caramel, finale assez longue sur les fruits noirs (pruneaux ) reglisse. KevinReddirt (227) - Midland, Texas, USA - MAR 21, 2017
The cork to the 750 ml bottle came out with a distinct pop. Great appearance, a very dark body with a red tinge through the light and a frothy beige top, long lasting. I smell yeast, cane sugar and a little floral. A great entry. The taste is less so. I get some maltiness and a light touch of ripe fruit. It finishes with a surprising dry bitterness. You could do worse with a Belgian style, just not real thrilling here.