AndySnow (8370) - Huddinge, SWEDEN - SEP 11, 2017 AcctError151190 (26) - - MAR 13, 2012
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
50ml bottle from Vinmonopolet Vika.
Pours a dark, almost black colour, but with a slightly reddish hue. Pours imediately a huge head but settles fast as a small off-white head. Aroma is roasted malt, coffe, toffe, licorice. Taste is chocolate, nuts, roasty, slightly vanilla, licorice, raisin, butterscotch.
Really nice velvety mouthfeel and it’s easy to drink. I’ve bought several bottles of this one.
How: Bottle.Marduk (8840) - Reval, ESTONIA - AUG 8, 2017
Where: RBESG 17 Grand Tasting.
Appearance: Dark brown colour with a tan head.
Aroma: Chocolate, fruit, a bit acidic, some vinegar, caramel.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Chocolate, acidic, vinegar, some alcohol, malt, some dried fruit.
500ml bottle (RBESG 2017, Grand Tasting). Murky brown color. Huge size, tan head, stays. Nutty, rum, raisins, sweet, rye in aroma. Nutty, raisins, bready, rye, alcohol in taste. Nutty and bready in aftertaste. Despite of alcohol feels light. Solid brew. Rubin77 (2876) - Brussels / Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - AUG 5, 2017
F: thin, off-white, not long lasting.
C: dark brown, opaque.
A: malty, grassy, oxidized, cocoa, chocolate.
T: malty, chocolate, cocoa, bit of dark fruits, medium body, low carbonation, good, Batch 262, bottled, 02/02/10, sample from 50cl bottle @ RBESG 2017, Grand tasting in Tallin, Estonia.
VamboladeTolly (2187) - Tartu, ESTONIA - JUL 29, 2017
RBESG 2017, Grand Tasting, sampled on July 22, 2017. Bottle. Pours mahagon small yellowish head. Aroma : chocolate, chestnut,. Taste :caramel, rye. gnoff (11241) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 27, 2017
RBESG 2017, Grand Tasting, sampled on July 22, 2017.
martjoobolut (5468) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUL 22, 2017
From bottle 50 cl at 7.5%.
Hazy dark brown color, lots of foam in the bottle, very small head. Roasted, raisin scent. Sweet, roasted, malty taste. Some raisin aftertaste. Medium mouthfeel, low bitterness.
Bottle. Pours dark brown. Aroma roast, rye, malt. Flavor is sweet and bitter, roast, malt. Body is thin. Overall: good. VastActiv (8088) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 22, 2017
Sample from the bottle at RBESG 2017, Tallinn. Color is clear brown with small white head. Aromas and flavors: Wood, dryness, raisins and malts. OK. kermis (15164) - The Hague / Amsterdam / Zaandam, NETHERLANDS - JUL 22, 2017
6 3 7 3 14Stuu666 (15536) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 2, 2015
Bottle shared at RBESG Grand Tasting ’17 at Sori brewery. Slight gusher. Dark brown with a tan head. Aroma of malt, toffee, caramel and herbal notes. Flavour is moderate sweet and bitter. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours dark brown, nose is roast chocolate, taste is sweet, roasty, bitter chocolate. VT (2526) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 27, 2014
500 ml bottle. Pours rather dark with a resilient beige head. Aroma is dark berries. Flavor is fruity, oldish, vinegar and tart. Finish is earth, caramel, sweet and dry. Medium body, light to average carbonation.