Nordcore (907) - Lyngen alps, NORWAY - OCT 30, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
bottle 50 cl. Dark orange, hazy with minimal white head. Nice fresh fruity aroma with some floral, citrus and bread sence. Sweet taste with light bitterness, with a hoppy and yeasty end. Medium body, quite nice.
khhoeie (42) - NORWAY - OCT 12, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
This beer looks so good. It doesn't taste as well as it looks, but still it's good. As always with the wonderful beers of Ægir.
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
abstractbeer (223) - NORWAY - OCT 2, 2012
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, from Vinmonopolet. Has been in my fridge for weeks. This is my first rating in quite a while. Let’s see if I remember how to do this...
Poured into a glass, it gives me a rather small, somewhat rocky/bubbly head. It goes away after about a minute. Could be the fault of my glass, which has been through a dishwasher. Anywho, the color is copper red/brown. There’s a multitude of small hop and/or yeast particles floating around.
The aroma is mostly sweet caramel and piny hops, and those two go together like the proverbial hand in the glove. The mouthfeel is quite full, with a carbonation level in the lower-middle end of the scale. The flavor is just great if you ask me: the hops and the malts play together very well, and not one single thing stands out as The Flavor. There’s a good amount of hoppy flavor, yeah, but it’s very well balanced against the malt. There’s a hint of slightly roasted malts coming through in the finish, leading me into perceiving "parmesany", slightly nutty flavors. The hops still linger in the background. Tastewise it’s also very well balanced - slightly bitter, but also a bit of sweetness in the aftertaste.
Pretty good stuff!
Gr0ve (2077) - Oslo, NORWAY - SEP 29, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
500 ml bottle. Hazy dark amber colour. Gets cloudier as one poors the bottle because of sediments. Small off-white fine head. Smoky floral malty aroma. Fairly low carbonation level. Bready malt flavours. Some smoke in the flavours as well. Soft and velvety texture. Nice peppery hoppy bite in the finish.
ABS (343) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - SEP 23, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Dark brown. Malt, with quite a bit of hop nose. Thick mouth feel. Rich, sweet taste. Some bitterness in the ending. Malt, chocolate and hop aroma.
Arve_Christian (2470) - Oslo, NORWAY - SEP 22, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On bottle from Vinmonopolet Stovern, Oslo.
Dark golden, good foam.
Nice fruitiness combined with well integrated hops.medium body & complexity .
Good bíter esos & carbonation, well balanced
kafka79 (10) - - SEP 21, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Vinmonopolet Alta. Strong aroma of both hops and malt. Colour is hazy and amber. The taste is bitter, but with some sweetness, some floral hops and yeast. Mouthfeel is quite thick, soft carbonation, bitter finish. This beer is very well balanced, very drinkable. Good work Ægir!
Simonsen (413) - NORWAY - SEP 21, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
En øl med mørk farge og lite skum. Smaker mye av humle.smaker friskt selv om fargen ganske rødlig
Holmen1 (1683) - Stavanger, NORWAY - SEP 15, 2012
3.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: NOV 22, 2012 Flaske delt med medbrygger Ovesen sep-12: behagelig men diskret aroma. God munnfylde, lett forfriskende. Antydning til appelsin. Flaske alene nov-12: flott skum som blir som et slør. Deilig bitterhet og lang ettersmak. Et friskt og meget velsmakende øl.
Bathory (386) - Bryne, NORWAY - SEP 8, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bread, yeast and pine is the first thing that comrs to mind. Taste is a good balance. Nice beer