Marsiblursi (3083) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 22, 2007
(Bottle) Pours amber. Light roasted aroma with, grain, cheap milk chocolate, toffee and crisp bread Hoppy with tones of flowers and grass. Light roasted flavour with toffee and caramel. Hoppy with a medium bitterness. Some smoke and fruitiness both the in the aroma and in the flavour. Light to medium body. charlotte (5497) - rødovre, DENMARK - FEB 27, 2008
Dark reddish colour with medium head.Aroma is malty and fruity with note of berries,strong flavor and well balanced. Cunningham (8581) - Halden, NORWAY - OCT 24, 2011
UPDATED: MAR 1, 2012 Amber colour with a white head. Some caramel sweetness in the nose with some hopps. Fruity, sweet malty and light hoppy flavour. Papsoe (25054) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 5, 2006
(Bottle 33 cl) Pours a clear, dark amber with an off-white head leaving a discreet lacework. Fresh, fruity, hoppy nose. Medium body, some caramel malt with a slightly burned edge and a rather distinct, hoppy finish. Solid and welll crafted beer. 020706 skortila (6025) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - SEP 10, 2006
[2nd Low Countries RateBeer meeting] Heavy aroma of hops and malts. Clear, amber coloured with an off-white, medium head. Taste is sweet, bitter, malty with fresh hops. Medium body. Not impressive.
ClarkVV (7050) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - JAN 11, 2007
2006 bottle from Engelsmann drunk on 12/2/06Moz (613) - Gothenburg, SWEDEN - MAR 31, 2007
Very light for a vienna. Only tinges of copper and auburn throughout mostly an orange-amber body. Usual small, but dense and creamy off-white head sits well atop. Light lacing and high clarity with large bubbles drifting lazily upwards.
Thick honey and sweet dough in the nose, backed by a bit of orange and tart cherry. Growing almost astringently spicy and letting up on the smooth sweetness. Cinnamon-like, almost. Medium strength of aroma, with no alcohol or brewing flaws. The grains are well-extracted but while I’m no stickler for style, the dry spiciness and odd fruity-honeyish malts just come across strangely and don’t seem to correctly balance or complement the malts.
Very sweet for a vienna, not surprisingly, being from Nils Oscar. More phenolic-like cinnamon and/or nutmeg that really almost reminds me of a Belgian ale. But watery, also, which seems to be a recurring theme from Nils Oscar. Undercarbonated and what is there is loose. I understand it’s not easy to bottle lagers, but this needs crispness very badly. Grainy, lightly hay-like hops are lost to the strong malt sweetness. No alcohol noted.
Bottle. Amber colour with a medium tan head. Roasted malty aroma with a light sweetness. Flavour is roasted with a small dose of dark fruits. TorbenJensen (1599) - Valby, DENMARK - SEP 19, 2015
Very nice and welcoming crest of this Swedish vienna. It has a nice sweet flavor with slight flower and lots of malt and hops. The taste is slightly sweet, but only briefly occur quickly hopped bitter taste which is renewable.
It may not have quite the malted Viennese flavor as I expected, but tastes rather, as a well-made luxury lager with a small IPA touch. Maria (10211) - Thisted, DENMARK - APR 7, 2007
The color is beautiful like dark amber and the head is nice. The aroma is malty with notes of flowers. The flavour has notes of malt, flowers, a bit of fruit, caramel and a nice bitterness. The body is nice and full, and it’s a very refreshing beer, ideal for an Easter lunch. 1989 stouby (4872) - Holbæk, DENMARK - JUN 13, 2007
Bottle at home.
Copper color with a fluffy white head leaving nice lacings. Aroma moderate malty (caramel) and hoppy. Flavor moderate sweet and bitter. Light/medium body. Nice.