Ratman197 (13634) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - FEB 21, 2008
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
500 ml bottle poured a clear dark brown with ruby highlights and a lasting tan head. Aromas of coffee, carmel, bitter chocolate and a hint of nuts. Palate was medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of chocolate, carmel, light nuts and a hint of fruitiness with a smooth bittersweet finish.
argo0 (13421) - Washington DC, USA - AUG 23, 2005
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
(RBESG05, 500ml bottle) Hazy dark brown body topped by a beige head. Aroma is medium sweet, chocolate, nutty. Taste is medium sweet, chocolate, nutty, light caramel. Watery light-medium body.
HenrikSoegaard (13361) - Randers, DENMARK - MAR 15, 2008
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle. Creamy white good mostly lasting head. Brown colour. Heavy maly light hoppy aroma. Light bitter caramellic flavor. Average light bitter fisnih. Oily palate. Boring brown ale without power.
Lubiere (13049) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 25, 2008
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
A nice brown ale with a thick moka head. Caramel and chocolate in aroma. In mouth, a good coffee, chocolate and burned toasts, nice and roasted, with light acidic points. For a style I find boring, this is quite interesting.
Christian (12988) - Odense, DENMARK - JUL 26, 2009
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Dark amber with a small, off-white head. Aroma is floral and fruity with caramel. Dry and fruity flavour with chocolate.
bu11zeye (12837) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - MAR 2, 2007
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Bottle) Pours a brown body with a medium creamy beige head. Aroma of chocolate, caramel, and nuts. Flavor of chocolate, caramel, mild hops, and nuts with light bitterness in the finish. Descent brown ale; easy drinker.
bierkoning (12669) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - NOV 24, 2006
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Found, to my utter surprise at Van Erp Dranken in Groningen. Bottle Deep dark brown color, small but steady head. Chocolate, roast and grapes in the aroma. Roastbitter flavor with chocolate. malty, medium bodied. Creamy, velvety mouthfeel. Very likeable and tasty brown ale. Batch nr. 201.
Drake (12433) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 22, 2008
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle. Pours dark ruby red with a medium sized head. Decent retention. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate and green apple. Taste starts off nicely with chocolate notes but quickly devolves into a thin and slightly chemically taste. Disappointing.
Borup (12402) - Albertslund, DENMARK - APR 18, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
From tap at Tap 10, Copenhagen. Dark brown colour with an off-white head. Aroma and flavour of roasted malt, caramel, hops and chocolate.
BeerandBlues2 (12326) - Escondido, California, USA - OCT 2, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at home. Pours clear dark brown with a large, frothy beige head, long retention with excellent lacing. Aroma is toast and cookie malt, dates and earthy hops. Flavor is malt dominant with light hops and bitterness, light esters and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.