mjs (6919) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 6, 2017
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(Keg at Valmiermuiža bar, 20170105)The beer poured dark brown and hazy. Its head was medium sized and nearly white. Aroma had molasses, caramel and grass. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were malts, caramel, molasses, grass and bitterness. Aftertaste was sweet, malty and bitter. A rather nice dunkel.
Holmen2 (3347) - NORWAY - SEP 24, 2016
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
From tap at Valmiermuiža Alus Tirgotava with Kl, AMH, TS and SHS 24.09.16. Chestnut brown. Beige head. Aroma of and taste of sweet malts. Soft bitterness and sweetness is balancing each other.
alusdievs (68) - LATVIA - MAR 12, 2016
3.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
From tap. Dark coloured. Caramel malt.Hazy colour.without head.light bitter and long aftertaste.
Fspirit (54) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - SEP 24, 2015
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at restaurant. Small white head, brown. Caramel, dark fruits, malts, chocolate. Lightly sweet, lightly bitter. Was good with the beef shank sauteed in the same beer.
vickey9 (999) - Brussels, BELGIUM - AUG 1, 2015
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
UPDATED: OCT 10, 2015
Dark with a brown head. Nose is earthy with grains notes. Body is medium, carbon high, texture thin. Taste is bitter. Palate namely herbs, malts, coffee and caramel. [email protected]
alex_alkis (419) - SWEDEN - AUG 13, 2014
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
A pretty okay dark beer with reasonably pleasant flavors in it. Drunk on tap.
visionthing (5076) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - APR 19, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at the restaurant next to the brewery. Hazy caramel brown with a tan head. Medium malty aroma with notes of dark fruits, caramel, dark bread and hints of spices. Medium to moderate sweet with nice malty flavours and a fairly light bitterness. Balanced and easy to drink.
Vells (1764) - Rīga, LATVIA - JAN 19, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Not very dark as it states in name. Thou quite pleasant with decent malty ground built up by nice breadiness, some caramel, bit yeasty, even smoked, some hops for balance. Well.. quite interesting well balanced brew.. thou I got headache from this X)
Marduk (7022) - Reval, ESTONIA - JAN 13, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap. Hazy dark copper color. Small size, off-white head, forms a ring. Bready, raisins, grainy, toffee, slightly buttery aroma. Toffee, grainy, dark chocolate, ashy roast in taste. Nice roasty bitterness in aftertaste. Slightly rubbery mouthfeel.
Snegurochka (395) - Tromsř, NORWAY - DEC 20, 2013
2.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
330ml [email protected]
alus tirgotava, with Stefan. Brown body with beige layer on top. Dried fruit, apple, figs and dates. Rather weak aroma on these Valmiermuiza brews. Tastes a hit better than it smells, roasted coffee, charcoal, dates, burnt bread crust. Too carbonated! Leather finish.