ClubGonzo (4374) - Bergen, NORWAY - JAN 6, 2012
1.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 5/20
Bottle. Pours a clear amber body with a big foamy white head. Faint hints of rosewater and caramel. Taste is caramel, hints of dry hops and slight metallic hints. Pretty goddamn boring, even for a bitter.
swooper (1247) - Cambridge and Kladno(Czech Rep.), Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - JAN 4, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
can, average hoppy aroma, classic amber colour, clear, white foam, medium bitterness, light sweetness, medium body, slick feel, bitter, long finish, not bad but The Bitter was better
pilsnerrogge (2566) - Finspång, SWEDEN - DEC 31, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Clear copper colour. Thick, pillow-y head. Floral, soapy, perfumy nose. Flavour is a bit watery and has notes of soap, fudge and some roastiness.
rosenbergh (7642) - Tampere, FINLAND - DEC 26, 2011
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
500 ml bottle. Finland.
Murky brown colour with small off-white head.
Fruity and floral hops, plums and citrus in aroma.
Flavour is floral hops, mild bitterness, some sweet caramel, dark fruits and mild grass. Decent Bitter.
Cunningham (5085) - Halden, NORWAY - DEC 17, 2011
2.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: MAR 1, 2012 Can. Orange golden colour with a white head. Light hoppy nose. Medium caramel flavour with hoppy notes.
screwball (1099) - Motala, SWEDEN - DEC 16, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours darker orange with a a off-white head. Aroma got lots of metal. Also some sweet caramel.
Flavor got caramel, some citric hops, cola and finishes with a pleasant soft bitterness.
LordCorkscrew (1774) - Ronco Scrivia (GE), ITALY - DEC 16, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Una piccola grande bitter, di buon valore fra le bottle conditioned che arrivano in Italia; forse un pelo monocorde ma di buona piacevolezza, di bell’amaro.
TEJA (1414) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 11, 2011
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Can from Systembolaget.
Lasting light beige head. Clear orange color. Fine caramell aroma with some hops Dry taste with some caramell and medium body. Small to medium bitterness that makes it easy to drink.
_angst_ (3214) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - DEC 10, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
500 ml can bought @ Systembolaget and consumed on December 10. Pours clear amber with a big fizzy white head that slowly dissipates leaving some lacing on the glass. Smell is malty sweet and slightly hoppy with caramel, pine and lemon zest. Taste is sweet and slightly bitter with caramel, metal, orange zest and hints of resin. Finish is slightly sweet and slightly bitter.
esox (1156) - Oulu, FINLAND - DEC 2, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Clear, dark amber beer, frothy/lacy head. Fresh, sweetish herbal and fruity yeasty nose, hints of lemon, fresh peach, orange and pollen. Some caramel notes. Starts fruity, slightly caramelly and bitterish, finishes dryish woody and medium bitter and slightly woody with light notes of caramel. Soft, lust texture, medium body. Nice, fruity bitter.