Benzai (16768) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - MAR 1, 2012
37,5cl bottle at Joes’ La Trappe Oak Aged Vertical, February 25 2012. Clear dark ruby red color, no head. Aroma is malts, sweetness and pretty winey, though not as much as O.A. batch 5. Taste malts, light to medium sweetness, winey and some alcohol. Medium carbonation, medium body. Ferris (16726) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 19, 2014
Draft - Vintage 2011 - Prunes, date and brown sugars. Cloudy amber with a thin head. Brown sugar, oak and dark fruit. These are sublime. bhensonb (15852) - Woodland, California, USA - JUN 9, 2014
Bottle shared by Marcus. Pours hazy brown with no head. Aroma is winey treacle. Med body. Flavor is lightly oxidized wood, mild treacle and grape berry. Well blended. Tasty. kermis (14718) - The Hague / Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - APR 21, 2012
Bottle shared at Arendsnest. Mostly clear brown pour with off white head. Aroma of banana, caramel, oak and alcohol. Sweet woody flavour with caramel, vanilla and light fruit notes. Low carbonation and medium bodied. Alcohol noticeable in the finish. bierkoning (13747) - La Tropica/Doarp, NETHERLANDS - AUG 1, 2011
Corked bottle. dark amber color. White wine aroma (Sauternes?) Just hints of oak, nothing more. Malty sweet, vinous and alcoholic flavor. More alcoholic as less oak as #5, but has the same vinous intensity.
bu11zeye (13239) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - NOV 29, 2011
(375ml bottle, Batch 6) Pours a murky orangish-brown body with a medium beige head. Aroma of raisins, brown sugar, oak, vinous, and vanilla. Flavor of raisins, dates, vanilla, oak, angel food cake, and brown sugar. j12601 (13189) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - FEB 27, 2014
Bottle I took to Max’s for his birthday celebration. Pours a hazed amber brown with a medium sized tan head. Big sweet caramel, oak, soft toffee, a bit of banana and sweet malt. Medium-bodied, sweet with some big caramel. Some sweet caramel and a bit of chocolate. Warm and smooth, nice oak touches on the finish. hopdog (13102) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 30, 2014
Caged and corked bottle. Poured a brown color with a small sized off white head. Dark fruits, wood, vanilla, and subtle white wine (not sure I would have guessed that if I did not read it first). thewolf (12855) - Kolding, DENMARK - JUL 28, 2013
Bottle. Pinball (12421) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 8, 2012
Pours deep brownish red with a small, creamy, off-white head that fizzes away. Aroma has lots of raisins, mild chocolate, mild oak, grape, light tannin. Low carbonation, fine dry and oily mouthfeel. Flavour has lovely grapes, red wine, vinious, walnuts, caramel, raisins and plums. Lovely warming finish.
cloudy brown, small white head.
woody aroma, malts, faint tart note.
flavor is malts, white wine, wood, quite wineish and boozy.