k_gadeberg (219) - Århus, DENMARK - SEP 4, 2017
On bottle. MiP (15981) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - JUL 31, 2017
It pours red/brown, with white beige foam.
The smell of smoke is intense. Notes of spices, especially pepper.
Draught at KØ17. Good malty aroma. Cloudy dark amber colour. Small creamy tan head. The flavour is malty and roasted. Has some lactose. stouby (4820) - Holbæk, DENMARK - JUL 18, 2017
Sample at Eriksen. Slight hazy brown with a beige head. Aroma heavy malty (caramel, roasted, dark fruits, spicy, coffee), medium hoppy. Flavor medium sweet, fruity and spicy, ending bitter. Medium+ body. NosirIwont (2604) - Husum, DENMARK - JUN 15, 2017
Bottle. 9.0%. Best before 12.12.19. Pours a clear, deep reddish amber, with a tan head. Good lacing. Sweetish, hoppy aroma, with a dusty, (dark) fruit note and a light tart overtone. Light malt in the background. Spicy notes as it warms; cloves, anise and fledgling hints of mint. Flavour is hoppy, with (dark) fruits, light malt and notes of cloves and anise. Bitter finish with a light sugary/molasses note. Lingering bitter coffee note followed by ashy, berry and grassy notes. Hints of chocolate as it warms. A wee bit too much carbonation. Overall good; a lot of different things going on in this one, but it’s fairly well-balanced. 15.06.17. Skinnyviking (9728) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 27, 2017
Draught at DØE Beerfestival 2017. High creamy lasting off-white head. Hazy amber body. Sweet fruity roasted malt caramel aroma and flavor with spicy and smoky notes. Fair amount of hops bitterness. Low carbonation, long finish.
fonefan (51574) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 20, 2017
anders37 (27237) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 19, 2017
Bottle 750ml. corked @ home.
[ As Hornbeer Julegris(k) 2 ].
Clear medium to dark brown color with a large, frothy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, chocolate, dusty, cacao, light roasted, moderate to heavy yeasty, spicy, belgium yeast. dark fruity - dried fruit. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and light moderate bitter with a long duration, spicy, chocolate, belgium yeast, anis seed. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. Works very nice together with a meal of Christmas duck *<:o) 
Bottle. Pours a dark amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty spicy caramel aroma. Fruity malty smoky spicy caramel flavor. Has a fruity malty spicy caramel hoppy finish. chrisv10 (18576) - DENMARK - JAN 18, 2017
Bottle, 9%. Clear dark brown with big beige head. Aroma is malt, caramel, yeast, dark fruit, hop and spices. Flavour is malt, caramel, yeast, dark fruit, spices, sweet, warming, notes of alcohol, little bread and medium bitter. DwarfeD (3539) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - JAN 18, 2017
75cl bottle shared with friends. Pale dark brown with a medium beige head. Medium to full body with moderate carbonation. Nice bitter and sweet tones. Caramel, malts, spices and ripe fruits. Nice. jesperhammer (4942) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - DEC 30, 2016
24-DEC-2016, bottle @home, from Boxbeers.
Dark Brown with a lasting tan head.
Malty and very hoppy for an X-mas brew. Very bitter with grape fruit and pine following the bready malty stuff. Some sweetness but never cloying. OK.