rickgordon (3870) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 11, 2009
1.8 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Mahogany colour. Medium-sized beige head. Sweet malty aroma with diacetyl. Pretty malty at this abv-level with slight suggestions of grains, toffee and earthy hops. Lively mouthfeel and low body.
larsniclas (6891) - Billdal, SWEDEN - MAR 29, 2008
2.7 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Dark amber with a medium, tan head.
Dry and cereal, slightly hoppy aroma.
Sweet and malty flavour with notes of dark toffee and some chocolate.
ekstedt (6609) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 15, 2008
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle (50 cl) at a Göteborg RB tasting. Clear copper, medium off-white head. Honey, roasted aromas, and earthy hops. Dry with a light bitter finish. A quite good 3.5 abv beer.
gnoff (9866) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - MAR 14, 2008
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
At a Göteborg gathering
(50 cl bottle)
On March 14, 2008
BB September 2008
Clear copper color, medium sized tan head. Slight hoppy but mostly sweet scent. Thin malty and grainy taste, also apples. Spritzy mouthfeel, low bitterness.
Furseth (2145) - Kungälv, SWEDEN - MAR 14, 2008
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle: Thanks to rigk: Deep red clear colour, with a flat head. Aroma of malts, cooked vegetable, some dry hopynes in the end. Flavor ia almost the same, fruitynes is there to, and a anonymius smooth mouth feeling. Thin body short fnish.
rlgk (18837) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 2, 2008
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle from ICA Kvantum, Sickla. Amber color, offwhite head. Malty, sweetish aroma. Malty flavor, sweetish and with a little too much of that folköl-feeling.
ante (3374) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JAN 2, 2008
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottled. Clear amber colour with a large beige foam. Nutty and metallic aroma with touches of sweet licorice and hay. Light-bodied with notes of caramel, nuts, soap and hay. Low itterbess in the finish with notes of nuts and straw.
TBone (16618) - Pori, FINLAND - OCT 7, 2007
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottled (BB 12/2007)
A bit hazy amber color, good cloudy beige head. Metallic with licorice-malty, barley-grainy nose. Very smooth carbonated mouthfeel. Lightly hoppy, rye bread notes. Watery. Some hoppyness in the aftertaste.
oh6gdx (26035) - Vasa, FINLAND - OCT 3, 2007
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
bottled (thanks omhper!). Copper colour, mediumsized beige head. Aroma is caramel, some malts and bittering hops. Flavour works the same way, but is really dry hoppy in the finish.
omhper (24380) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 16, 2007
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottled. Clear brownish amber, rich but brief head. Buttery malt aroma. Sweet and lightly roasty. Some soapy grassy hops, clean mouthfeel. The light body gives it a very slight metallic edge. Finishes with balanced bitterness. Good, ambitious folköl.