Serapac (328) - CZECH REPUBLIC - JUN 22, 2016
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
On tap, Le Pilier des Anges, Strasbourg. Although the menu claimed 'bière artisanale', this turns out to be standard, decent, but unremarkable pils.
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Tokyo9 (250) - GERMANY - JUN 5, 2016
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Good malt and hop aroma
Herbal hop flavour strongly in the finish
Special kind of pils with the herby hop. Very good.
madmitch76 (21191) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAY 13, 2016
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
9th May 2016
Bottleshare at Lancaster Gate. Thanks to Fergus. Almost clear gold beer, small white head. Palate is light, semi dry and has modest fine carbonation. Sweetish pale malts, light German nutty tang. Sweetish floral mid. Trace of citric peel. Light semi dry finish. Decent pils.
sharkydodson (1023) - St. Petersburg, RUSSIA - MAY 12, 2016
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
the aroma is malty and hoppy with shades of grain, herbs and some spices... the taste is very clear and refreshening, malty and herbal with smooth hoppy bitterness... dry and bitter aftertaste...
teorn88 (5858) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 10, 2016
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
50cl bottle shared at Leighton’s May tasting. Many thanks to Fergus for this one. It pours a clean golden color with a small white head. Aroma is medium sweet and lightly dry crispy grainy with light grassy notes. Taste is more sweet with plenty of caramel toffee and grainy starch. Light bodied with OK carbonation. Overall, meh
Theydon_Bois (16227) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 9, 2016
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle at Bespin, thanks to Lando, 09/05/16.
Pale golden with a decent off white covering.
Nose is grain, cereal, straw, pale malt, faint lemon.
Taste comprises pale malt, grain, straw, lemon drizzle, touch of bread.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, crisp close.
The_Osprey (5545) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 9, 2016
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle share at Leighton’s, with thanks to Fergus. As ’Alpirsbacher Klosterbräu Pils’. Dark yellow, clear, still, small foamy off-white head. Aroma is corn, honeyed multigrain bar, flapjack. Body is smooth, soft carbonation. Taste is biscuity, soft malts, multigrain bar, soft bitterness. Very solid for style.
mR_fr0g (8283) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 9, 2016
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared at Leighton’s place 09/05/2016. From toon. Clear pale yellow coloured pour with a lasting fine white head. Aroma is pale bready grains, grassy Nobel hop, hint of diacetyl. Flavour is composed of light cereal grains, decent Nobel hop. Palate is hint of sweet and then crisp, moderate carbonation. Pretty drinkable.
Leighton (17767) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 9, 2016
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle shred in W2 - thanks to Fergus and his box. Pours clear yellow with a slight, foamy head. The nose holds dry cereal, light dough, faint paper, straw. Light sweet flavor, quite dry, with more simple grainy cereal, bitter grass and hay. Light bodied with average carbonation. Dry on the finish, with more crispy grains and hay. Not bad.
Scopey (11759) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 9, 2016
2.5 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle thanks to Fergus. It pours clear pale yellow with a small white head. The aroma is dull, muted pale grain, paper, cheap white bread and grass. The taste is crisp, soft of sweet, buttered white bread, grassy bitterness, paper and peppery spice with a dry finish. Light - medium body and fine, foamy carbonation. So-so.