Miksu (5053) - Jyväskylä, FINLAND - AUG 7, 2008
0.5 l bottle. Dark reddish brown color with small tan head. Sweetish, tart, fruity, floral, medicinal and herbal aroma with licorice, ginger and cola very much like Jägermeister. Medicinal flavor with fair amount of woody licorice, spicy bitterness, some flowery honey, some sharp alcohol. Very, Interesting bitter tonic like beer, spicy and herbal but not overboard. Grovlam (4252) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 26, 2008
Bottle. [Sk8viking great American blind tasting] Large beige creamy head that mostly lasted. Good display of lacework. Black color. Aroma of herbal and spicy notes, burned malt, coffee, chocolate. Medium bodied with an average carbonation and mild alcoholic texture. Balanced sweet and bitter flavor. Lingering spicy – herbal sweet roasted malty finish. sunevdj (4096) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - MAY 25, 2008
Pours a clear brown with a small off-white head. Sweet with alcohol notes. Alcohol notes. Aromas of anis. Medium carbonation. Medium bodied. Dry finish with more alcohol notes. hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 1, 2010
Bottle at chriso’s pre-GBBF ’Raise the Roof’ Shindig ’10, labelled ’Pinse Sol’. Dark brown with a small off white head. Sweet leathery aroma. Slightly medicinal taste, sweet and alcoholic. Some bitterness. planky84 (3345) - Lee, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 1, 2010
Bottle at Chris O’s ‘Raise the roof’ tasting. Dark brown pour with a tan head. Caramel, toffee, licorice and malts in the nose. Cinnamon, caramel and licorice flavours. Smoky, woody malt finish.
Erasmus_ro (3102) - Alabama, USA - FEB 19, 2016
Bottle. Pours a dark auburn brown with a small, beige head. Aroma is caramel, slight cacao, dried fruit, slight roast, some spiciness, slight cinnamon. Taste is caramel, cacao, some spiciness, dried fruit. Fairly medium. bager (2120) - Copenhagen N, DENMARK - JUL 22, 2008
Bottled. Very dark brown in colour with a medium sized off-white head. Somewhat malty with notes of vegetabels, spices, herbs, fruits and cocoa. Not too well balanced. sm89walt (2073) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - AUG 11, 2010
Bottle as ’Pinse Sol’ @ Chriso’s pre-GBBF ’Raise the Roof’ Tasting ’10. Fine, fizzy tan head & a dark brown body. Cakey, dried fruits, spicey, earthy aromas. Sweet and lightly roasty with dried, yeasty fruits and a herbal bitterness. Medium body, light to medium carbonation and a lingering warmth & bitterness.