larsga (7508) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 11, 2012
Huge beige head keeps rising, eventually growing a foam hat out
of the glass. Clear amber body with strong carbonation. Earthy
dusty burnt caramel aroma with milky peas notes. Dry-sweet
roasty wooden earthy taste with notes of burnt peas. Mid-bodied.
Mild, soft mouthfeel. Dry earthy licorice and burnt caramel
aftertaste with wooden milky notes. Unusual, vivid and clear,
and highly drinkable, with lots of flavour. (0.5l bottle,
Systembolaget Nordstan, Göteborg.) hackobock (4007) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 29, 2013
On tap at Kings Head. Brown with a small off-white head. Aroma has grain, caramel, earthy hops and som roasted notes. Taste is light bitter and medium sweet with roasted notes finishing. Soft carbonation and slick/oily mouthfeel. Theydon_Bois (19193) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - APR 12, 2014
Bottle, thanks to Ronny, split at Colin and the Vikings tasting "After Party", Nol, Goteborg, Sweden 22/03/14.
Clear dark amber with a good sized light beige head that retains well.
Nose is biscuit malt, caramel, light hop presence, vanilla.
Taste comprises caramac bar, woody tinges, bsicuit malt, more vanilla, bitter orange notes.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close.
Ok stuff, not sure the style category is quite right here, not quite strong enough IMHO! jookos (6743) - FINLAND - NOV 16, 2014
[email protected]Borup (14318) - Albertslund, DENMARK - MAR 22, 2017
, järntorget. Darkish amber, clear. Very english strong bitter/esb aroma: Light nutty bready malts, herbal hops, some earthyness. Dry body, bready herby finish. Darker caramels, dry hazelnuts. Ok bitter. English seems to be ocean’s trademark.
Sample at Malmö Öl & Whisky Festival 2017. A clear dark brown coloured beer with an off-white head. Aroma and flavour of caramel, grain, fruit, molasses, malt, hops, grass and bitterness.
Aniela (4216) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 30, 2011
Draught at Bishop Arms Skövde. Grass, chocolate, brown, minimal head, No suprises but I enjoyed it. tkrjukoff (4335) - SWEDEN - AUG 12, 2011
Tap @ Green Lion Malmö. Pours hazy brown with a small beige head leaving some lace. Aroma is hoppy, mallty, bready and roasted.. Flavor is roasted, hoppy, spicy and malty. Finishes a bit dry, malty and bitter. hirigalzkar (3127) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 20, 2011
Draught @ Glenfiddich Warehouse. The use of the american cascade hops makes this (otherwise) classic English Strong Ale a bit different. Quite fresh and drinkable. Ungstrup (37284) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 18, 2011
Draft. A dark amber beer with a fluffy off-white head. The aroma has notes of dusty hops, caramel, and malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, dusty hops, butterscotch, and carmel, leading to a bitter finish. Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 25, 2012
On tap. Clear amber with a small off-white head. Fairly discreet aroma, a little roast perhaps. Medium body, notes of nuts and roast with a discreet bitterness. Clean but plain. 200412