VastActiv (6876) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 31, 2015
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle 0.33l from local Alko, Vantaa. BBE 15.09.16. Colour is black with very small white head. Aromas and flavours: Some coffee, some chocolate and roasted malts. Not bad.
mlady (337) - Prievidza, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - DEC 22, 2015
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
0,5l bottle,deep red in colour with a sweet caramelly nose,flavor is moderately sweet,lightly bitter,light soft body.
jamesie1857 (2066) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 11, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
500ml bottle from Lidl - Near black body with a lasting beige head. Aroma is roasted malts, hints of caramel and dark fruits. Taste is roasted malt with some liquorice, coffee and nuts; finish is mostly dry. Don’t have many dunkels or tmavý these days, but this on is a corker...
danlo (3000) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - NOV 30, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
500ml bottle from Lidl, Darlington. Black colour, beige foam head leaving some spotty lacing and aroma of roast malt, chocolate & coffee. Taste is roasted dark malts, sweetish, molasses, with powdered chocolate, coffee, liquorice, some bitterness. Smooth mouthfeel, medium bodied, soft to medium carbonation, dry earthy finish. Quite drinkable.
rouhlas (3495) - GREECE - NOV 30, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
500ml bottle. Dark brown color with beige head. Roasted malty aroma, caramel, bready, chocolate, licorice, coffee. Sweet and bitter taste. Light to medium oily body with soft to average carbonation.
mike_77 (6367) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - NOV 8, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Very dark brown with thin head. Aroma has some toasted dark malts leaning towards coffee. Flavour is bittersweet with dark, roasted malts dominating.
Beers0mniac (133) - Joensuu, FINLAND - NOV 4, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Black color with mininal head. Roasted malts, chocolate. Sweet and burned taste with bitter end. Excellent for its price value.
mjs (7103) - Helsinki, FINLAND - OCT 30, 2015
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Bottle, 0.33 l - BB 15.09.16, 20151030) The beer poured black. Its head was medium sized and nearly white. Aroma had chocolate, roasted malts and molasses. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were burnt mals, molasses, sweetness, grass and bitterness. Aftertaste was malty and bitter. A nice sweet schwarzbier. Too burnt for a dunkel.
BeerViking (4615) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 30, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Lidl, near-black with a tan crema, hints of coffee and red wine on the nose, palate is chocolate, then dry and burnt-bitter with a light umami note and a little coffee in the burnt-bitter finish. Like a cross between Schwarzbier and a dry stout.
Dermi (1180) - Helsinki, FINLAND - OCT 30, 2015
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
33 cl, bottled. BB 15.09.16. Pours black with a decent tanned head. Aroma: Roasted malt, mämmi. Old potatoes. Taste: Medium sweet, pleasant mämmi flavour. Palate: Medium body, semi-dry finish. Pleasant balanced dark lager. Enjoyable.