metalspice (1196) - Jevnaker, NORWAY - FEB 25, 2018
Mørk colafarget. Mye tørket frukt, spesielt fiken sammen med karamell og høy. Må lete litt etter nyansene, men sitter bra mot slutten. KnutAlbert (6837) - Oslo, NORWAY - FEB 23, 2018
On tap at Håndslag, Oslo. Deep red/brown, harmonious, soft and smooth. Malty, but discreet hops gives a good balance. Well crafted. Beer5000 (6944) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JAN 5, 2018
330 ml bottle. Good looking, clear deep red body with a dense, medium sized tan head. Aroma is caramel and toast. Flavor is sweet caramel, candy sugar, some toast and a slightly alcoholic heat. Fine body and long lasting aftertaste. A well made Dobbelbock. mjs (7884) - Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 30, 2017
(Bottle, 0.33 l - batch #73 - BBE 02/2037, thanks Rune, 20171230) The beer clear and dark reddish brown. Its head was medium sized and white. Aroma had malts, molasses and earth. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were malts, molasses, sweetness, earth and bitterness. Aftertaste was sweet, malty and bitter. A nice balanced strong bock. tmrmwel (2340) - Bergen, NORWAY - DEC 23, 2017
larsga (7690) - Oslo, NORWAY - NOV 3, 2017
Bottle, twenty years before bbd. Pours slightly hazy mahogany, with a small creamy head. Aroma is roasted malts with grains, kandi sugar and dark fruits, as well as leather and wood. Medium to full body, with soft carbonation. Flavour is roasted malts with cereals, dark fruits and muscovado, as well as leather, cocoa and wood.
Medium beige head. Hazy deep dark reddish body. Deep caramelly earthy syrupy aroma with spicy notes. Sweet juicy earthy spicy caramel taste with toasty grainy notes. Full body. Mild, soft mouthfeel with some alcohol heat. Dryish roasty sugary aftertaste with spicy herbal notes. Balanced, drinkable, full, and rich. An excellent beer. (0.33l bottle, from wine monopoly, I think Strømmen.) bergstaden (3453) - Røros, NORWAY - SEP 30, 2017
Dark amber with off white head - Malt aroma with hints of caramel - Malt body with caramel flavour with small hints of bitterness - The malt flavour goes into the finish - This was good Inbreak (7036) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - SEP 28, 2017
28.09.2017, 0,33l bottle @ home:gunnar (10083) - Sandnes, NORWAY - AUG 26, 2017
Big fizzy-creamy mediumlasting head. Aroma is slightly sweet mineraly, weeds, roasted grain, raisins, fruit stones, minerals, almonds, hay, paper, burnt toast, caramel, alcohol. Taste is slightly sweet yeasty, raisins, weeds, grass, caramel malts, yeast, alcohol, bark, fruit stones, roasted grain, almond essence, toast, chocolate. Medium bitterness, slightly harsh roasted mouthfeel. Not really my cup of tea.
Bottle from Vinmonopolet, Kvadrat. Pours deep hazy brown/red with a small creamy tanned head.Good malty aroma, toasted caramel. Taste is mild dark malty,weak roast, dark bread with a light bitter long finish, a delicious dark bock.
Skinnyviking (9859) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 14, 2017
33 cl. bottle at home at the courtesy of Rune. Medium high creamy lasting white head. Clear and good looking red brown body. Sweet roasted malt caramel straw aroma. Solid base of roasted malt cocoa and caramel, rather sweet but with a suitable amount of hops bitterness. Low carbonation, long sweet finish. Alcohol nicely hidden by the sweetness of the beer.