swoopjones (7020) - Buffalo, New York, USA - JUL 26, 2012 skortila (5966) - Baarn, - APR 22, 2012
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
@ PINT WBF ’12. The aroma has lots of raisiny, roasty malts, fruitiness. Dark brown coloured beer with a thin, off-white head. The taste is sweet, slightly bitter, has roasty malts, lots of fruits, some chocolate, woody tones. Good, full mouthfeel. Nice one.
Sample at the festival, darker cola pour. Toffee, with whiskey, barrel aging. Sweet malts , toffee richness, great flavor . Hides 12% jredmond (8508) - New York, New York, USA - JUN 24, 2012
Draft poured at the festival with Andrew. Pours a nearly pitch black body with thick oily texture. Aroma is wood, dark fruit, brandy, and wood. Mouthfeel is oily with notes of oak, bourbon, chocolate, sweet dark fruit, and molasses. Thanks Menno for another fantastically aged beer. joes (93) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - FEB 16, 2012
Tap @ WBF Gouda. Dark Brown beer, beige head. Aroma of liquorice, alchohol, spicy wood, a hint of tar or soya-sauce and chocolate. Smooth mouthfeel, a bit low carbo. Taste: sweet cherry, liquorice, mocca/chocolate, wood, roasted. Nice winterwarmer. Benzai (16500) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - FEB 2, 2012
Sampled @ PINT Winterbierfestival, Gouda 2012. Very dark brown color, lightly a red glow coming through. Small off-white head. Smell roasty, alcohol, slightly sweet and some coffee. Taste roastyness, coffee, slightly alcohol and wood. Great mouthfeel: full body and perfect carbonation.
erickok (6037) - Leuven, BELGIUM - JAN 22, 2012
Dark orange, cloudy body. Chocolate, whiskey, liquorish and dried fruit. Barrel aging doesn’t reveal too much, luckily. Barley wine like smooth, strong dark hops, some alcohol. (At Pint Winterbier Festival 2012)