Martinus (4701) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - AUG 14, 2015 DutchDrebus (6196) - Oirschot, - NOV 15, 2012
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle @ Benzai. Hazy amber colour with no head. Smells like a barley wine, sweet, hay, fresh, hops, caramel. Tastes like its smells. Lovely sticky sweetness, some pine, round taste, some wood and cognac. Quite an amazing beer. Full body, soft and slightly silky, soft carbo.
Light amber colour, white head. Aroma of coconut, caramel, malts, light coffee. Sweet flavour, malts, raisins, cocos. Full body. Finish malts, coconut, vanilla.yespr (47567) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 30, 2014
(from 25cL bottle @ RBESG ’14 London Grand Tasting, Moncada tasting room)
25 cl bottle. Pours cloudy orange to brown with a small tan head. Aroma is fruity and roasted malty. Bitter, phenolic and roasted malty. Dry and phenolic finish.
mR_fr0g (13509) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 20, 2014
Bottle shared at the RBESG 2014, grand tasting 09/08/2014. Thanks to AndySnow. Muky caramel borwn coloured pour with a thin greyish head. Aroma is mint caramel, oak and vinalla. Flavour is composed of more caramel, mint and warming alcohol. Palate is sticky sweet and a bit cloying, low carbonation. pivnizub (10811) - Bochum, Porï¿½Å™ï¿½, GERMANY - SEP 13, 2014
Bottle (RBESG 2014): Amber coloured, hazy, small off-white foamy layer; wood, raisins and other dried fruits in the sweet nose; solid sweet flavour and pretty full bodied; some wood, some warming alcohol and some tartness in the otherwise sweet-fruity finish. Nice, but a bit too sweet... anders37 (27062) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 4, 2014
Bottle @ RBESG Grand Tasting. Pours a hazy orange color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty spicy dark fruit aroma. Fruity malty spicy weak dark fruit and caramel flavor. Has a fruity malty spicy dark fruit finish.
Sledutah (7839) - Utah, USA - AUG 23, 2014
RBESG grand tasting Theydon_Bois (20632) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - AUG 17, 2014
Cloudy amber with a small beige head, some lacing. Aroma is woody, toasted malts and caramel. Flavors of toasted malts, woody and hot alcohols
Bottle shared at RBESG ’14 Grand Tasting thanks to Andy Snow, Moncada Brewery, 09/08/14.
Murky orange amber with a moderately appointed light beige covering that soon dissipates.
Nose is sweet toffee, bread pudding, light booze, grain.
Taste comprises toffee fudge, brown sugar, sweet licks.
Medium + body, fine carbonation, warming alcohol in the close.
Ok stuff. Leighton (22307) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 17, 2014
Bottle shared during the RBESG 2014 London Grand Tasting - Moncada Brewery. Pours hazy orange with a frothy, off-white head. Hugely sweet with some bread, rich fruits, jam, alcohol, caramel, stewed berries. Full bodied with fine carbonation and chewy mouthfeel. Warming finish with gooey sugars, ripe fruits, dates. Hefty and tasty. SlackerMads (3523) - DENMARK - AUG 17, 2014
Bottle. Murky orange, no head. Booze, sugar, red berries, honey. Medium body, oily/sticky texture, near flat carbonation, close to heavy sweet with little bitterness. Sugary and boozy. planky84 (3429) - Lee, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2014
Bottle at RBESG, 2014’s Grand Tasting at the Moncada Brewery. Cloudy orange pour with a white head. Heavy malt nose with a splash of caramel. Sweet toffee and orchard fruit flavour. Interesting.