anders37 (23793) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JAN 11, 2006
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Deep amber colour with longlasting off-white head. Malty aroma with hints of licourice. Malty flavour with hints of licourice and caramel. Some hop flavor too. Malty aftertaste.
pivo (2667) - GERMANY - DEC 22, 2005
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Raisins and toffe nose, dark brown color, foamy head. Heavy sweet molasses body, like Coke at times. Light peaty, toasted malt end. Nice thick body. Alcohol warms going down. Excellent Danish Julöl.
YogiBeera (2570) - New Jersey, USA - DEC 18, 2005
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Thanks Secret Santa Joss - that is a wonderful Gift! Deep red colored with a medium forth head on top. Cranberry, raisons and port nose - medium intense. Milkchocolate taste, again Cranberry in the beginning also roasted malt with a great hoppy finish. Nice Julöl!
Moz (613) - Gothenburg, SWEDEN - DEC 13, 2005
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle, Dark brown. Aroma of raisins, honey and the usual "smell of Jämtland". Sweet taste, much of everything, some taste of liquorice in the aftertaste.
screwball (1099) - Motala, SWEDEN - DEC 11, 2005
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Dark red with a off-white head. Malty sweet and caramel aroma. The taste is malty and has a graet bitternes. Hoho, mary X-Mas!
stouby (4506) - Holbæk, DENMARK - DEC 3, 2005
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, at home.
I bought this beer because of Rick Gordon - thanks! Redbrown with a large light creamy beige head, good lacings, mostly diminishing. Aroma moderate to heavy malty and hoppy (caramel, vanilla, licorice). Flavor moderate to heavy sweet and bitter, long duration, well balanced. Medium body, oily, soft carbonated.
hammenlind (737) - Sundbyberg, SWEDEN - NOV 28, 2005
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours dark amber with a thick, creamy tan head. Yeasty, toffe-ish nose with the usual Jämtlands house character. Some nuttyness is present. Spicy, slight hoppy flavour with some notes of yeast. Acidic and bitter in finish.
MrWalker (926) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - NOV 14, 2005
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Finally I got down to rate this. Have had it every year and enjoyed it. A rich head and the house aroma we all love is there. Very good balance of malts and hops. Fullbodied and moreish.
Dixen (1465) - Flagstaff, Arizona, USA - AUG 9, 2005
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
2003 edition. Malty and sweet nose, with some spices. Dark borwn beer, with a small off-white head. Malty flavor, sweet and buttery.
ThomasE (5174) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 20, 2005
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
2003 edition. Amber reddish beer with a small off white head. Malty and fruity aroma with a light buttery note. Malty and nutty flavor with a light caramel sweetness.