itsmax (103) - Sydney, - DEC 2, 2001
1.2 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 4/20
Only to be drunk when in Bali, and nothing else is avalable!
mR_fr0g (3938) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 19, 2014
1.7 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 6/20
Bottle share at RBESG 2014 day 0 opening dinner. Indonesia tick! Aroma is worty, paper, spicy veg. Some cooked corn. Palae yellow coloured pour with no head. Flavour is papery, banana, corn. Light palate, lowish carbonation.
R4N5H (127) - SINGAPORE - SEP 15, 2014
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
33cl bottle purchased in Bali. Clear golden colour with good carbonation. Small to medium sized head. Aroma of malt and hops which follow through on tasting. Light body and flavour with some sweetness.
Grumbo (630) - Suffolk, ENGLAND - SEP 5, 2014
1.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
Bottle from unrecorded source on historic notes. Poured a bright yellow colour with an average white head. Aroma of sweet malt, and grass. Medium sweetness, lightly bitter, light body, thin feel, lively carbonation.
AndySnow (4068) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 26, 2014
1.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Where: Shared during RBESG 14.
Appearance: Light golden colour with a white head.
Aroma: Bad vegetables, some malt.
Body: Light body, medium carbonation.
Flavour: Malt, some grain.
Martinus (3049) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - AUG 24, 2014
1.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Clear pale golden colour, white head. Malty aroma, straw, adjunct. Quite sweet malty flavour, adjunct, rice. Sweet finish, adjunct.
(from 33cL can @ RBESG 2014 welcome dinner, CBC Clapham. Thanks for sharing, Benzai!)
Benzai (8924) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 16, 2014
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Can shared with Scopey and Martinus. Clear golden color, small white head. Smell and taste malts, corn, straw, lightly grains. Low body, low carbonation.
Leighton (11855) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 16, 2014
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Can shared during RBESG 2014 opening dinner - CBC Clapham. Pours clear yellow with a bubbly white head. Papery stuff with light rubber notes, simple sugars, hay. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Faint bitter hay on the finish with cereal and further restrained paper. Meh.
Danev76 (506) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 15, 2014
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Slightly stale aroma. Clear golden colour with little head. Hints of honey throughout with a slightly bitter finish. Light to medium body with medium carbonation.
minutemat (1878) - Ford, Shropshire, ENGLAND - AUG 10, 2014
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Can @ RBESG Aug 14 CBC Clapham, thanks to Benzai. Pours light yellow, sweetcorn aroma. Sweet and grainy pilsner taste, some straw, not undrinkable but was never going to be a highlight of the tasting.
madmitch76 (16111) - , Essex, ENGLAND - AUG 7, 2014
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
7th August 2014
RBESG pt 1. Craft Clapham. Can courtesy of Rene. Very light haze on this pale gold beer, small white head. Sweet pale malts, very.sweet. Superlight citric hop. Touch of paper. Light finish. If this was ice cold, probably perfectly quaffable but more by accident than design.