sebletitje (10080) - Enghien, BELGIUM - DEC 14, 2008
courtesy of ibrew2or3
pours hazy brown with tan head.
Aroma is caramelized / sugary malts.
Taste sugary, thick mouthfeel, lots of malts and dark fruits.
bottle read 9.6abv and was not overbearing. michael-pollack (4959) - King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 21, 2009
750ml Bottle: Sweet aroma of malts, caramel, dark ripe fruit, honey, toffee, slight orange, slight fruit, figs, plums, slight yeast, and maple syrup. Poured brown with a bit of amber in color and medium-sized, beige head that diminished but lasted throughout. Cloudy. Opaque. Sparkling. Flavor is medium sweet and slightly bitter. Tastes of malts, caramel, honey, toffee, slight chocolate, light wood, oak, light vanilla, and figs. Full body. Thick, tingly, syrupy, coating texture. Average to lively carbonation. Sweet, malty, caramel, wood, and vanilla finish is sticky and dry. 10%ABV is totally hidden. travita (5006) - Dallas, Texas, USA - FEB 9, 2010
Bottle thanks to jkwalking05. The look is amber to red in color with an off white head. The smell is toasted marshmellow, roasty, malts, fruits, alcohol, caramel, and good. The taste is malts, fruits, caramel, and alcohol. Rciesla (5499) - Exit 15W, New Jersey, USA - DEC 14, 2010
Bottle. Pours a hazy bruin body with a huge off white head, 4 fingers plus. Malty with lots of caramel and toffee notes, a bit chewy. Fruity tone, caramelized apples, and a fruit latent warming. A mild woody tannic tone, apricots and oak. Soft fruit tones and a mild warming. Nice. BenH (3439) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 19, 2011
Aroma is caramel toffee with slight fruitiness. Taste is fairly sweet with slight leather. Fairly high carbonation
theyshookhands (243) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - JAN 22, 2012
Pours a clear amber with a small off-white head. Aroma is of roasted malts, fruits, some hops and notes of citrus. Sweet, fruity, a nice balance, some alcohol. yespr (45447) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAY 8, 2012
12 fl oz bottle. Pours hazy orange with a small tan head. Aroma is toasted caramelish. Sweet, toasted caramelish and smooth malty. Toasted and caramelish. Sweet and light phenolic. joergen (28142) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 9, 2012
Bottle at yespr.
Hazy orange-red coloured with a small off-white head.
Sweet and fruity aroma of caramel and dried fruits.
Sweet and fruity flavour of caramel and dried fruits with notes of oaka nd vanilla.
Sweet finish. madmitch76 (24807) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 3, 2012
14th November 2009jkwalking05 (4740) - Arlington, Texas, USA - MAR 15, 2013
Cloudy chocolate brown beer. Light frothy and soft palate. Rich chocolatey malt, soft and frothy. A little repressed hop coming through at the end with some minerals. Super soft well brewed barleywine.
Tasted in 2009 (backlog). Amber in color with a good sized off-white head. Aroma is of caramel, brown sugar and malt. Taste is of malt, booze and brown sugar.