Russo (2011) - Hemhofen, GERMANY - SEP 24, 2013
Light red color with an small off-white head. Aroma is Slightly malty and hints of hops. Flavor is quite sweet candy with alcohol hints. Low carbonation and bodied, alcoholic finish. beerandbeyond (708) - ISRAEL - APR 1, 2014
330ml bottle poured into a tulip glass.
Clear deep mahogany color with reddish hues and a decent off white head.
Sweet nose, caramel, sugar, some malt, faint floral notes.
Sweetish malt flavors, lo bitterness, lots of caramel and light toffee notes. alcohol is present. Medium bodied, somewhat medicinal, OK at best.
deanso (10132) - Chiang Mai, THAILAND - JUL 8, 2014
Thick white head. Clear amber pour. Slight bitterness. Not bad but not great either Icedwarf (1655) - Etten-Leur, NETHERLANDS - JAN 18, 2015
Helder roodbruin bier met weinig schuim. Smaak is sterk en licht kruidig, caramel en drop. Blijft helaas niet lang hangen. jamaty (2141) - Madrid, SPAIN - JUN 10, 2015
Ambar oscura, cobriza. Aroma a malta y caramelo. Sabor algo metálico y bastante alcohólico en lo negativo, y caramelizada y lupulada en lo bueno. En conjunto no está mal, para comer. Sola puede resultar bastante cansina.
Grumbo (2946) - Ipswich, Suffolk, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2016
On tap at a restaurant in Genoa. Pours red/brown with a small off white head. Aroma is spiced, malt, and caramel. Medium sweetness, somewhat tart bitterness. Medium body, sticky texture. Heavy going really and seems to punch above its abv - would perhaps work better on a park bench than with good Italian food... fly (1486) - austin, Tejas, Texas, USA - DEC 6, 2004
SWEET initially, malt way up front & sugary with hops on the distant hillside waving as if to say we may be there eventually. Adult candy - tricked or treated? Not really unpleasantly sweet, but edging up to it. Perhaps ever so slightly better than I’m implying, but not by a great measure. (and unlike the % listed here, this bottle says 6.6%) lachesis (757) - St Idesbald, BELGIUM - JUN 23, 2005
Shiney red-amber beer with small ivory colored head. The smell is slight sweet, malty, nutty and has a faint spicy accent in the aroma. The taste is smooth, light sweet with some caramel notes. Also touches of nuts and the bitterness of nut-peel. It has hints of sugared ginger, and some bitter herbs. The aftertaste reminds me a bit of SUZE = a Frensh apperitief. GarethYoung (1111) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - JAN 15, 2006
Earlier Rating: 5/17/2005 Total Score: 2.5
From a 50cl cann. Intens warm amber color with small light beige head. Sweet caramel nose with light malty accent and some alcohol sweetness in the" smell. Taste is light malty and on the sweet side, the body is a bit thin and in the afthertaste there is a slight metallic accent with a fait alcohol bitterness.
[bottle from beers of europe]Aroma is malty, plums, orange peel, a little port. body is totally dead and crap, sweet finish. Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 15, 2006
(Can 50 cl) Clear and very dark amber golden with a small, off-white head. Odd, perfumy nose. Medium body with sweet, malty accents and - again - perfume. Very alcoholic finish. Odd, but not that bad. 130806
Earlier Rating: 1/24/2006 Total Score: 2.9
(Bottle 33 cl) Beautiful, reddish amber colour with a delicate, creamy, beige head that leaveas a pretty curtain of laces. Aroma of malt and alcohol. Full-bodied with a very sugary sweetness. Some slightly perfumy, fruity notes are hiding in the flavour making this a rather unusual strong lager. Rather discreet bitterness. 240106