Theydon_Bois (18963) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - AUG 30, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap at Victory, Downington PA - 25/05/12.
Dark amber with white head.
Sweetish malts at the fore of the nose, backed up by a little hops and straw.
Taste follows nose with a little fruit and a puff of smoke in the mix.
Medium bodied decent representation of the style.
rlgk (18846) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 5, 2014
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle from Systembolaget. Clear deep amber beer with a decent offwhite head. Malty caramel aroma, bready, grapes, citrus, toffee notes. Roasted malty flavor, caramel, sourish notes.
TBone (17316) - Pori, FINLAND - OCT 8, 2007
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled (BB 01/2008)
Clear amber color, small off-white head. Bready, hoppy, light aroma. A bit sweetish, some late bitterness. Nicely balanced, good sweetish malty profile. I like it, stylish.
Oakes (17172) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 12, 2001
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Nothing special about this one. A little malty, and for some reason a bit of fruit in there as well.
jtclockwork (16242) - , New Jersey, USA - OCT 27, 2015
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Pours orange amber white head - nose/taste of stale bread, light toast and light soured candy - medium body.
FatPhil (15826) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - NOV 12, 2016
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Tap (Bier Bier, Helsinki)
Pale orange, keggy head. Sweet malty aroma. Full smooth palate, almost slick. Sweet malty taste, sticky. Bland and keggy. Not much aroma can escape the keggy head, and it messes up the mouthfeel too. Even lagers can be killed by keg.
bhensonb (14986) - Woodland, California, USA - NOV 30, 2009
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from BevMo. Pours amber with a small beige head. Aroma of roasted caramel. Medium body with creamy carbonation. Flavors of malt and grassy/herby hop. Nice.
Tmoney99 (14292) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - OCT 15, 2006
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle sample at Clifton Beer Fest. Poured clear copper color with an average frothy white head that mostly diminished with fair lacing. Moderate toasted sweet malt aroma. Medium body with soft carbonation. Medium sweet flavor with a medium sweet finish of moderate duration.
argo0 (14124) - Washington DC, USA - OCT 5, 2002
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Copper body with small beige head. Mild caramel aroma. Easy-drinking medium caramel flavor, no bitterness. Very mediocre beer.
Lubiere (13701) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 16, 2007
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
A hazy lager, with orange amber colour and a light thin off white head. A sweet caramel aroma, with light fruity esters. In mouth, a lightly spiced sweet nutty malt, bready, with faint hopping. A quaffable beer. Bought in the Fall 2006.