Holmen1 (5975) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JAN 27, 2015
Fra flaske på Cardinaltreff jan-15: kort storboblet skum over en mørk rubinrød øl med en portvinsaktig aroma og smak, drapert i en slank og elegant kappe av maltsødme og humlebitterhet. Stor drikkeglede i 5,2%. Holmen2 (3696) - NORWAY - JAN 26, 2015
Shared bottle at Mi2 at Cardinal 26.01.15. Nutty brown. Beige head. Fine aroma of dark caramel, dried berries and English hops. Similar taste and aftertaste. Complex and good. gunnar (9178) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JAN 26, 2015
Shared bottle at Cardinal. Pours clear dark ruby with a small white head. Aroma is vinous, aroma reminds me of a good barley wine, lots of earthy malts. Taste is fresh inviting red fruits, lots of rich malts, very nice. tandembrauer (1492) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JAN 26, 2015
Shared bottle at Cardinal, Stavanger. Pours copper brown with small head. Aroma of caramel, some coffee - reminds me to Karo Kaffee, a German malt coffee. Sweet, but no heavy malt body. Almost dry, fruity finish, with a nicely balancing bitterness. Very drinkable. SarkyNorthener (4673) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JAN 26, 2015
BeerViking (4907) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 26, 2015
avion, aldridge. Brown beer with small head and patchy lacing. Aroma of malts and caramel. Taste is malts, dark plums, fruity and a sweet finish. Ok beer.
Deep dark red-brown with a lasting head, dark plummy and lightly winey nose, palate is fruity and roasty with a burnt caramel edge. Rob_D_UK (1369) - Madrid, SPAIN - JAN 6, 2015
Pours a dark chestnut with a cream head. Notes of alcohol on the aroma and taste with a bitter finish. Beerdedone (3408) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 28, 2014
Bottle. Pours dark brown with a thin beige head. Malty aroma with fruit,caramel,and grains. Flavor was sweet with caramel,dark fruit,toffee,sweet malts and had a slightly bitter finish. Danev76 (505) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 27, 2014
Malty and hoppy aromas. Very dark ruby colour with ok head. Nice malty flavour, hints of smoked malt and caramel with a smooth finish.Medium to heavy body with low carbonation. shrubber85 (11448) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - MAY 29, 2014
Bottle. Herbal raisin and toffee malt aroma. Dark brown with minimal head. Slightly sweet raisin and toffee malt flavor. Decent body. Good - straight forward.