Gr0ve (2177) - Oslo, NORWAY - DEC 23, 2006
500 ml bottle. Copper coloured and crystal clear. Small white head that subsides quickly. Raisiny raspberry aroma. Crisp bitterness balanced by a gentle roasted sweet maltiness. Hints of chocolate and toffee. Extremely well-balanced. Not partcularly complex, but mellow and smooth. Lovely yule beer. screwball (1099) - Motala, SWEDEN - DEC 16, 2006
Amber in colour and white head.Grassy armoa and taste. Also some nutfeel and caramel in the flavor. To thin! mabjork (692) - Vasa, FINLAND - DEC 12, 2006
Bottled. Copper brown in colour with a minor beige head. The aroma has malts and caramel. The flavour is malty, roasted malt, some fruits as well. There is a sweet aftertatse. jacobwennbom (357) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - DEC 11, 2006
Dark, malty, bready and almost yeasty. Spicy as well. Not as much sweetness as theese kinds of christmas beers usually have. There is a fine bitterness in the finnish along with a warming sense of alcohol. A bit thin. Rune (12770) - Tromsø, NORWAY - DEC 7, 2006
500ml bottle. Deep, copper brown body with declining beige foam. Momentary aroma of anise and caramel. Sweet malty and dried fruity notes in taste. A bit smokey. Highly carbonated and rather anonymous for a julöl (Nordic Sea, Stockholm, 01.12.2006).
thomat (3863) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 20, 2006
Amber color with an off-white foam. Unmalted barley and malty tones. Light body with a barleysweet finish. Terrible ! anders37 (26625) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 18, 2006
Bottle. Clear amber colour with a small fast disappearing off-white head. Malty caramel aroma with some hoppy hints. Sweet malty caramel flavor. Dry malty finish with a bitter aftertaste. Marsiblursi (3076) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 18, 2006
Pours red/brown. Wet malt and grain in aroma. Lingonberries. Dark sour bread and green pees. Discusting grainy taste with a light body. Veer (362) - Landskrona, SWEDEN - NOV 7, 2006
UPDATED: NOV 24, 2006 Aroma: bitter, old-fashioned, soap, sourish, cloves, julmust, Seville orange, worty. Appearance: lingon & brown, pretty light, appetizing. Brown beige head. Flavor: mm, some cocoa, malty, ginger, some sweetness, thin but complex. Palate: fooddesigned, no dessert beer. But it is what it should be! bager (2120) - Copenhagen N, DENMARK - NOV 5, 2006
Bottled. Brown with a medium sized head. A bit too thin and sterile. Malty and notes of christmass spices.