BoBoChamp (5755) - Gent, BELGIUM - APR 6, 2014
50cl, as Ambassadörs Porter Imperial 2013 (with sticker ’Ekfatslagrad’), new exclusive Swedish brew, thx to Nils!, complex Porter, roasted/sweet and slightly woody/alcoholic/fruity, yet not to heavy, balanced, hazy, small head, good brew Sledutah (7487) - Utah, USA - FEB 17, 2014
Bottle shared on the RBWG bus GT (10000) - San Diego, California, USA - FEB 14, 2014
Dark brown with a medium sized tan head and some lacing. Aroma is woody and roasty. Flavors of vanilla, woody, roasted malts and oak
[ Bottle ][ RBWG Bus ][ 500mL? ][ RBWG Globe ][ Free ][ 2/7/14 ]madmitch76 (24360) - , Essex, ENGLAND - FEB 12, 2014
>> Thanks blomster for the muffdive. Pours a cloudy reddish brown, okay foam. Nose is savory, soy, molasses. Taste is rich vanilla, browned butter, fudge. Palate is oily, rich. Very nice.
25th January 2014jtclockwork (16436) - , New Jersey, USA - FEB 11, 2014
Bamberg Bash Day 2. Cafe Abseits tasting. Very dark brown beer, little pale tan head. Light touch of dark malts, no roast or bitterness. Good vanilla and light spice. Touch of caramel. Dry finish. Delicious!
Bottle shared by Blomster on the crazy bus. First beer opened about 10 seconds after pulling out of Aloft. Pours dark brown with brown head. Nose and taste of coffee, light dark fruit, old chocolate and touch of alcohol. Medium body.
italarican (1546) - Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 9, 2014
Bottle shared on the RBWG bus tour. Dark chocolate pour. Aroma is vegetal with plenty of barrel notes. Flavor is oak heavy, like licking a barrel, with drops of soy sauce. Thin body overall. drsordr (2630) - Loveland, Ohio, USA - FEB 7, 2014
Bottle pour opaque brown Nose dank and earthy, caramel malt. Taste light roast, toffee and caramel. Hip show up more inn bitterness alexsdad06 (10262) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 7, 2014
Bottle shared on the bus @ RBWG. Pours a cola brown color with a small khaki head. The aroma and flavor have roasted malt, dark fruit, oak, chocolate, good body, barrel notes are well integrated. Nice. BeerandBlues2 (13199) - Escondido, California, USA - FEB 7, 2014
Bottle shared by blomster. Pours clear dark brown to black with a small, frothy beige head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is plums, figs, dates, chocolate and roast malt, oak, vinous notes, vanilla. Flavor is dark malt with earthy hops, dates and prunes, wine and a sweet finish. Full body and medium carbonation. Theydon_Bois (19189) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - FEB 5, 2014
Day 2 of the post Xmas Bamberg Jolly, Cafe Abseits Tasting bottle (2013 vintage), big thanks to Ronny, rlgk 25/01/14.
Dark mahogony brown with a moderate beige covering.
Nose is dark toffee, earthy cocoa, booze, chocolate, musty undertones.
Taste comprises rich chocolate, dark malt, toffee fudge, roasty underpin, very subtle oaky booze, simple but tasty.
Medium bodied with bite, fine carbonation, drying finale with a splash of booze.