MrHangover (4693) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - OCT 26, 2012
Bottle. Clear brown colour, beige head. Aroma of molasses, caramel and malts. Flavour has hints of cookies, sweet and a light alcoholic overall flavour. Quite decent. stevoj (5585) - Boise, Idaho, USA - SEP 3, 2012
Slightly astringent finish on this brune, leaves sour taste on palate. Wine/cola aroma, dark but clear brown, with airy head that leaves lots of lacing on the glass. Taste...prune juice? The sweetness sets this one apart from the pack of Belgian brunes.... tkrjukoff (4334) - SWEDEN - AUG 30, 2012
Bottle 25 cl. Pours clear ruby brown with a small tanned head leaving some lacing. Aroma is heavy malty sweet spicy prunes a bit yeasty dark sugar. Flavor is like the aroma, very nice maltyness and bitterness with a similar pungent touch as the blonde. Finishes sweet malty and bitter pungent. lusikka (7833) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUN 29, 2012
250 ml bottle @ Gastropub Tuulensuu, Tampere.laiti (8513) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUN 29, 2012
Pours a dark amber colour with a white lacy. Aroma of toasted malts, caramel and some herbs. Flavour of sweet toasted malts, sweet, marron and some dough. Medium bodied, slick mouthfeel and a finish of sweet marron, nuts and some malts. Way too sweet.
25 cl bottle @ Gastropub Tuulensuu, BBE 09.01.2014
ration (2263) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUN 29, 2012
Aroma is really sweet with brown sugar and toffee typical to aged belgian ales. Flavour is sweet with lots of brown sugar, some toffee and hints of malt. Fels like a sugar candy. Way too sweet and sticky stuff.
Bottle. Pours clear amber with a small head. Aroma brown sugar, belgian yeast. Sweet sugary taste. Medium palate. Not Bad. olio (10550) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUN 29, 2012
25 cl bottle @ Gastropub Tuulensuu, Tampere. BBE 09.01.2014.Svesse (8803) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - APR 16, 2012
Pours clear copper color with small head. Aroma of ripe fruits, caramel, mild malts and sugar. Flavor of sugar, sweet malts, caramel and ripe fruits. High carbonation, malty and mild fruity and surprisingly dry palate.
(Bottle, Monk’s Café Wallingatan, Stockholm) Dark brown colour with frothy, beige head. Malty, fruity nose with dried fruit, raisins, prunes, crisp-bread, brown sugar and hints of chocolate. Malty, fruity taste with notes of raisins, prunes, dark bread, brown sugar, liquorice and a mild spicy bitterness. More than medium body, with a certain sweetness. Hardly exceptional, but solid and well made. Quite nice. BelgBeerGeek (1307) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - APR 3, 2012
From backlog pivnizub (10811) - Bochum, Porï¿½Å™ï¿½, GERMANY - MAR 17, 2012
Head: offwhite/espresso, large, foamy
Colour: chocolat dark brown
Smell: roasted malts, yeast, some chocolat, candy sirup
Taste: start is sweet and yeasty with a dry roasted undernote, end is a bit sticky ,candy sirup like , aftertaste is malts
Bottle: Deep reddish-amber coloured, clear, small off-white foamy layer, sweetish caramelly-toasty nose with a fruity tinge; moderate sweet flavour, sticky MF; lingering sweet toasty-fruity finish with a slight bitter touch in the aftertaste. Too one-dimensional…