madmitch76 (27181) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JAN 31, 2018
12th December 2017The_Osprey (10000) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 19, 2018
Bodney Towers bottle share. Thanks to Leighton. Almost opaque dark brown beer, good tan head. Smooth and slightly soft palate, modest fine carbonation. Smooth malts, a light creamy sweetness. Spicy licorice and spicy red and black berries. Semi dry finish. Unusual and tasty.
December 2017 - Tasting in Hackney. Bottle shared with big thanks to LKS. As 'Shiga Kogen Isseki Sancho', 9.5%. Very dark brown with a red hue, foamy brown head leaves dotted lacing. Aroma is earthy, sugar syrup and mint. Body is smooth with soft carbonation. Taste is again quite sweet sugar syrup, oily mint, just very sugary-minty up front with a woody, spicy, boozy finish. Decent. (6-4-7-4-15=3.6) Scopey (16784) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 14, 2018
Bottle at Bodney - thanks to Leighton! It pours near brown - black with a beige head. The aroma is soft, sweet, oily, candy, dark fruits, toasted nut, roasted malt, cocoa and milk chocolate. The taste is soft, sweet, sticky, toasty, roasted malt, earth, oiliness, resin, cocoa, spice, dark fruits and some warming alcohol with a dry finish. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Interesting stuff. mR_fr0g (14430) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 31, 2017
Bottle shared at Leighton's place at the Ktwse tasting, 12/12/2017. A clear mahogany brown coloured pour with a loose beige head. Aroma is semi sweet, brown sugars, plum. Flavour is composed of brown sugars, praline, cakey malts, , toffee. Palate is medium sweet, moderate carboantion. Nice praline. MrTipple (7490) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 31, 2017
12Dec2017 Sweet, dark malts, dark chocolate, dry, bitter, dark wood. Clear, dark brown, tiny, creamy, beige head. Light bitter. More, dark sweet fruits, sweet, dark malts, caramel, soft carbonation, full bodied. Decent. Bottle shared at Leighton's - thanks to Leighton!
PotjeBier (3941) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - DEC 29, 2017
Bottle @ home, most likely from an IP trade with TimE, thanks! Color is very dark, almost black, looks like a stout. Dense beige head, with short retention. Aroma's: sweetish fruit, light vegetal, a bit poop. Retronasal it's sweetish, boozy (at first), fruity, a bit woody, light herbal. Flavor is light moderate sweet with light wood and light bitterness. Medium bodied. Finishes with some wood, light bitterness. Leighton (23401) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 12, 2017
Bottl shared in Hackney - many thanks to TimE for the trade. Pours deep brown with a small, creamy beige head. Nice aroma, some burnt wood, honey, butterscotch, toffee. Medium to heavy sweet flavour, some chewy toffee, more brown bread, berries, low bitterness. Medium to full bodied with fine carbonation. Sweet finish, lightly warming, more dried berries, earth, toffee. Nice depth, pretty good balance. Very good. Ktwse (5876) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 12, 2017
Pours cloudy amber with low white head. Aroma of toffee, booze, medicinal. Taste is boozy, bitter, mellow sweet finish. Light to medium bodied and smooth carbonation. douglas88 (9895) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUL 2, 2017
Bottle thanks to TimE. Pours a dark brown color with a medium brown head. A big fruity vinous nose. The flavor is sweet banana, anise, wood, brown sugar. Quite German. Big sweet BA beer. A bit like a HOTD tderoeck (11110) - Gent, BELGIUM - FEB 2, 2017
7/XII/16 - 33cl bottle from a trade, shared @ Yet Another Trillium Tasting (home) - BB: n/a, bottled: 16/7 (probably July 2016) (2016-1453) Thanks to BrokenShoulder for the trade!
Clear reddish brown beer, small irregular creamy beige head, little stable, bit adhesive. Aroma: sweet, lots of dried fruits, caramel, pretty yeasty, alcohol, lots of banana. MF: soft carbon, medium body. Taste: banana, sweet, bit sugary, malty, caramel, yeast. Aftertaste: soft bitterness, bit sourish, sweet and sugary, some alcohol, yeast, bit spicy.