HoppyBudgie (833) - SOLA, NORWAY - JUL 29, 2013
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Tap in Riga restaurant. Slightly more malty than its littlebrother. Some tones of noble hops in this one. And taste last mutch longer.
visionthing (3767) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 7, 2013
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
50cl bottle from Riga Airport. Pours pale golden with a small white head. Mild malty aroma with hints of cooked vegetables and hops. Moderate sweet with a mild bitterness. Boring, but drinkable.
larsga (6816) - Oslo, NORWAY - APR 28, 2013
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Biggish offwhite head. Clear yellow body. Light papery aroma
with very faint spicy herbal notes. Sweet-dryish papery strawy
taste with earthy grainy notes. Mid-bodied. Mild, slick
mouthfeel. Dryish minty spicy grainy aftertaste with earthy oily
notes. Not bad, in fact, it’s kind of nice. (0.5l bottle from
Stockmann, Riga. Labelled "Aldaris Luksus Originalais", not clear it’s the same beer. ABV 5.2%.)
saxo (15094) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 27, 2013
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Can. Nice head with good duration. Color is golden. Aroma and taste are malt, soap, grass, straw and hops.
Rasmus40 (14419) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 27, 2013
1.7 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Can @ Aarhus tasting. Clear yellow with a small white head. Aroma is sweet, light malty and grainy. Flavor is medium sweet and light bitter. Sweet finish. Watery. 270213
chrisv10 (13131) - DENMARK - FEB 27, 2013
1.5 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 5/20
Can, 5.2%. Clear golden with medium white head. Aroma is malt and grainy. Flavour is malt, grainy, cardboard, little sweet and a little watery.
Marduk (4203) - Reval, ESTONIA - FEB 2, 2013
1.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 5/20
500ml bottle. Clear golden color. Small white head, somewhat stays. Vinegar, malty, papery aroma. Malty, cardboard, watery flavor. Nahhh....
imdownthepub (11663) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 29, 2012
1.9 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Bottled, 500ml from East European Supermarket, High St. Banbury. Gold with short white head. Sharpish, grainy, corn like beer with a slightly odd boiled veg note, either that or the Christmas sprouts are repeating. Some sweetness, but basically this is not too good.
Vells (1089) - Rīga, LATVIA, LATVIA - NOV 30, 2012
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
UPDATED: DEC 29, 2012 Clear light golden wirh medium white head, that disappears fast. Lacing nicely.
Aroma.. fruity, bit malty, grainy. some hops.
From sweet to low bitterness. Waterly metallic finish.
Drinkable thou not enjoyable.
thorongil2 (1860) - , Ontario, CANADA - OCT 15, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
(tap) clear pale gold with medium tall white head; aromass of noble hops, wheat; clean, balanced flavour with long light bitter finish; quite good - most likely because it is fresh in Riga