ozzy70 (1148) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - APR 14, 2017
12 oz. can. 5.3%. Pour was clear copper with a foamy off white head. Aroma was herbal, light nut, toasted. Taste was moderately sweet, watery, toasted grain. Evilkniamhel (955) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 13, 2017
Bottle from appellation wines comely bank. Pours cloudy brown. Aromas of toffee, malt loaf, berries, raisins, fruit. Taste is dry, earthy, orange peel. AshtonMcCobb (6613) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 9, 2016
Bottle from Appellation Wines Comely Bank.
Appearance - deep brown with orange tints. Decent head.
Nose - nuts and sweet malt.
Taste - toffee and nuts.
Palate - close to medium bodied with a creamy texture and a fairly good finish.
Overall - decent example of the style. BeerViking (4801) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 10, 2016
Bottle from The Best in Hanwell, pours deep brown with a lasting crema, caramel-toffee and a little gingerbread on the nose, malty and dryish with a light bitterness. Hints of earthy bitter herbs, sultanas and toast. Good, but more muted than the label implies. olsvammel (7226) - Örebro, SWEDEN - OCT 5, 2016
Sample at SBWF 2016. Malty smell with some caramel. Similar taste. Malt focused.
allmyvinyl (10629) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 3, 2016
355ml bottle from Brewdog Online Shop. Pours clear pale brown with a thin beige head. Aromas of chocolate and nuts, something creamy. Taste is sweet, sugary. Cold milky coffee. Thin finish. rlgk (18850) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - APR 20, 2016
Draught at The Rover, Göteborg. Clear deep amber beer with a nice beige head.malty bready aroma, caramel, some chocolate. Malty swedish chocolate flavor, caramel, grapes, some cocoa. Lacking attitude. snoworsummer (5698) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - NOV 27, 2015
From a bottle. Pours dark nut brown with a fizzy beige head. Tastes like sweet nutty malt, toast, caramel, toffee, and a hint of dark chocolate. Light/medium body and low carbonation. Smells like sweet nutty malt, toasted, caramel, toffee, and a hint of dark chocolate. sonnycheeba (5988) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - NOV 27, 2015
Bottle. Pours nice, clear brown. Aroma is toasted malts, slight nuttiness, caramel, pale chocolate, and faint roast. Flavor is a well done malt forward brown with nice complexity that matches the nose. Medium body. SirLimpsalot (4244) - SWEDEN - OCT 12, 2015
@ SBWF 2015: Små små kolatoner, något för tunn i smaken - ok men inget mer.