blackisle (969) - IJburg, - AUG 18, 2014
3.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle 50cl. Hazy deep golden to light amber color, small frothy off-white head, recedes quickly, thin layer remains, good lacing; aroma malty grain, bready, basement, straw, hint of caramel and citrus; moderate sweetbitter taste, hint of caramel; medium body, light creamy texture, lively carbonation; finish as in the taste but with more bitterness.
bartlebier (2235) - Belchium im Biersgau, GERMANY - DEC 29, 2014
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
50cl bb06/2014, Edeka Bamberg. Grain husky nose, cow fodder style. Soggy bread malts, cheap honey, sawdust traits, dead yeast. Hm.
3fourths (8344) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - NOV 23, 2014
2.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle best by July 2015. Lightly hazed honey gold with a short white head. Grain husks, potato starch, metal and dead yeast in the nose with touches of faint apricot jam. Medium body, lightly sweet, low bitterness, creamy carbonation delivers syrupy malt. Brown banana and chalk finish. Simple beer.
motelpogo (7068) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - SEP 7, 2014
1.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
bottle from a bamberg getraenkemarkt. dull golden with a shortlived head; frothy texture; dull aroma of cardboard and old leaves; light tinny bitterness, nothing kellerbierish about it, just that it’s a bit unclean
Jonb5 (403) - Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 30, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Half litre bottle, poured into handled Alt Bamberg handed mug. A: Pale amber, hazy, medium head, moderate retention, plus a few floaters. S: Cork with real farmyard style aroma, lots of hay. T: Very bready, notes of wheat and slightly sour fruits. M: Minimal carbonation, smooth, slightly thick texture. O: Nothing overly memorable but a fairly solid offering.
Russo (1719) - Hemhofen, Baden-Württemberg, GERMANY - AUG 24, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Hazy orange color with a nice white head. Aroma is yeasty, malty with a sweet note. Flavor is sweety, bready with hints of hops. Lighto medium body with low carbonation with a nice sweet finish.
culchiem (2741) - Berlin, GERMANY - AUG 17, 2014
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle picked up in Bamberg train station. Light amber with a solid head. Aroma is a little nutty. Flavour is grainy and a bit metallic. Finish is again metallic.
imdownthepub (10875) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 5, 2014
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottled, 500ml from Manger, Bamberg, Bavaria. Gold with thin white head. Well this was totally flat and lifeless, thin, slightly fruity. A bit of a mess.
mR_fr0g (4391) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 2, 2014
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bamberg jolly day 3 26/01/2014. Bottle shared on the train. Golden coloured pour with a lasting white head.. Aroma is nutty, grainy malts with light metal notes. Flavour is metalic, wet grassy hops. Leafy vegetal hops.
ThirstyBird (1880) - Düsseldorf, GERMANY - MAY 14, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours a dull dark orange with a hint of haze. The smell is toasted malt, dull earthy sweetness. The taste is toasted malt, dull earthy sweetness and a hint of marshmallow. Medium body with active fine carbonation.