fonefan (49369) - VestJylland, DENMARK - APR 23, 2008
Bottle @ <a href=http://www.ale.dk/index.php?id=4638 target=_new> Sour ale Tasting - DOE Holstebro. Clear medium red brown color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate malty, roasted, wood. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and light vinegar with a average duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. (250308) yespr (45464) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 25, 2008
UPDATED: JUL 7, 2008 25 cL bottle. Pours almost clear golden amber/red with a lacing tan head. Sweet malty, breadish and brown sugar aroma, mild note of fruit. Flavour is light breadish, subdued fruit note and a very mild sourness/tartness. Ends with a very minor metallic note and a dry malty flavour. Very minor berry fruit note too.6-5-7-3-13=3.4Ungstrup (37625) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - OCT 8, 2004
75 cL bottle from 1982. Pours clear and golden orange with no head. Dry overripe fruity and light alcohol note. Sweet and light metallic with a nice fruity accent. Solid metallic notes too.6-3-6-3-13=3.1 - I guess only appearance didn’t age well.
UPDATED: JUL 26, 2009 Vintage 81 sampled 2008: A hazy red-brown beer with a thin beige head. The aroma has notes of metal, oxidation, fruit, and cherries. The flavor is sweet with notes of oxidation, metal, over ripe fruits. Too old, but still nice.joergen (28148) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 29, 2005
An unclear brown beer with a small head. Both the aroma is sweet and sour. Not the best of the type, but a still a nice beer.
Reddish coloured with an off white head.
Acidic aroma with notes of wood, dried fruits and some sweetness.
Sweet flavour with acidic notes and notes of wood and dried fruits. oh6gdx (26488) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUL 10, 2008
Bottled (vintage 1982). Amber colour, small white head. Aroma is acidic and oxidized and has some wooden and slight vanillaish notes. Flavour is papery dry, semi-sour wood and some tart fruityness. Very nice.
omhper (25138) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - MAY 26, 2002
Sampling of the 1998 version in 2002. Very dark brown. Wonderful balsamic, slightly acidic aroma. Medium bodied, vinuous. Perhaps not the most complex of beers, but I just love it. Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2005
UPDATED: JUL 9, 2005 (Bottle 25 cl) Almost black with a warm, reddish hue. Both figs and dates in both aroma and flavour. No bitterness but a pronounced underlying sourness with some sweetness on top. Lovely 250997 and 010998 Travlr (24841) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - DEC 21, 2008
Cloudy brown with thin white head. Aroma of raisins and plums. Lots of sourness with dark fruit background. slight bitter finish. Interesting. madmitch76 (24807) - , Essex, ENGLAND - AUG 21, 2010
31st July 2010. ChrisO’s ’Raise The Roof’ tasting. cgarvieuk (24515) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 6, 2008
Hazy brown beer. Only lighlty sour. Offset by some good generic fruit. Finishes crisp and dry.
UPDATED: AUG 10, 2010 Bottled at RBESG 08 ... Deep brown coloured ... sour an tart and im getting some cherry....3.2
bottle at Chris o’s bring the house down tasting ... copper brown ... toffee malt nose ... fizzy toffee ... blackcurrant fruit ... very juicy ... nice soft fruits 3.2