mickmac (484) - Ngunnawal, - JAN 16, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Clear red-brown body with a sparse tan head. Aroma/taste: caramel, chocolate,raisins with bitter-sweet body and a bitter finish. Medium bodied, moderate carbonation.
kerenmk (4572) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAR 26, 2016
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared at a tasting at Alexey’s. Thanks Vipinvelp! As Herfstbockbier. Clear dark brown with a beige head. Plastic and raisins aroma, sweet molasses taste, medium body, syrupy, raisins finish and a little toffee.
DSG (12576) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - FEB 25, 2016
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle sample at a tasting at Alexey’s place. Thanks kerenmk. As "’t Goeye Goet Herfstbock". Dark brown with a beige head. Aroma of caramel, toast, fruitiness, lots of cardboard, some nuts. Sweet flavor with caramel, cardboard, toast, nuts. Medium-bodied. Oxidized.
markschiedon (656) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 31, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Drinking from a 33 cl bottle.
In the aroma nuts, wood, strawberry, butter.
The clear brown beer has a medium off-white head.
In the taste caramel, coffee, chestnut.
Cuso (8165) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JAN 19, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from trade with Douberd, many thanks Christos. Dark brown color with thick light beige head. Dark malt, caramel, yeast, hints of coffee in aroma. Taste, coffee, sweet caramel, dark malt, dark chocolate, dark fruits. Sweet finish. Alcohol is well hidden. Good.
mmahut (1854) - CZECH REPUBLIC - JAN 2, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, shared by Aja. Pours in hazy dark body, ruby againts the light, low head. Aroma has yeasty profile with hints of caramel, light roasty, hints of coffee too. Taste has high coffee sweetness, evident alcohol, medium earthy bitterness. Body is full, high carbonation.
langeveld12 (492) - NETHERLANDS - DEC 21, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
This beer is a bit watery in the texture and there’s not a lot going on in the aroma’s and flavors. Acidic all the way, hardly no sweet or bitter. Sweet dried fruits and apple, orange and lemon. Average.
Maarten1993 (1052) - Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS - NOV 29, 2014
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Drank with Rik and Lennart in Samson 28-11-2014. Not a beer that I will remember. Weak taste. Sour notes. Not really to my liking.
turbothy (1141) - Bonn, GERMANY - OCT 13, 2014
2.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle labeled "herstbock" bought at the museum. Pours dark brown with minimal head. Malty aroma. Pleasant enough flavour but somewhat watery mouthfeel. Average.
MarcoDL (4497) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 20, 2014
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Average Dutch bock beer. Taste like a mix between a German and a Belgian bock. Caramalt and dark fruits and most of all sweet.
vipinvelp (4107) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - DEC 25, 2013
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Clear dark brown ruby with light brown foam head. Light caramel aroma, sweet taste. Caramel, light coffee, not too sweet. Short aftertaste. (Velp 201312)