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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 2.24/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.32   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
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2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
blackisle (658) - IJburg, - MAR 1, 2014
Can 50 cl. Clear golden, small fluffy white head, settles down quickly, good lacing; sweet malty toasted nose, corn, grass, caramel, fruit syrup, some card board, alcohol; very sweet taste, hint of bitterness, toasted, alcoholic; heavy-bodied, creamey texture; bittersweet and alcoholic finish.


1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
DSG (5730) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - AUG 19, 2014
Can. Clear golden with a big off-white head. Aroma of cereals, alcohol (some vodka) and a some honey. Sweet alcoholic flavor, kinda sugary, grainy and a bit honey-ish. Mouthfeel is somewhat sticky. Unpleasant.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Borresteijn (4634) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - AUG 19, 2014
50cl Can from AH. Clear golden colour, dense white head. Aroma of sugar, cheap alcohol, pear, metal. Flavour is sweet, pear, raspberry candy, alcohol, oily, hot sweet alcohol finish, candy and fruit. Medium-bodied. It’s sweet, but could be a whole lot worse. It’s not undrinkable. Still not very good though.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
HenrikSoegaard (10480) - Randers, DENMARK - AUG 1, 2014
Can. Frothy White mostly deminishing head. Yellow colour. Light malty and hoppy aroma. light bitter flavor. Some alcoholic notes but not as much as feared. Short finish. oily palate. Not so bad as expected but then Again not that good either.

1.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Bov (9443) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - JUL 27, 2014
canned; from a supermarket in Bollène, France - clear and bright bronze beer under a solid creamy white foam; aroma of grain, oranges and apparent alcohol; full-bodied, sweet and sticky; light spicy finish with more notes of alcohol and ripe fruits

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
jbtallguy (125) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 25, 2014
In blik van 500ml. Oranje van kleur met een goede schuimkop. Karamel/fruitig van smaak.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
fonefan (34743) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 3, 2014

Can 500ml.

[ As Bavaria 8.6 Extreme ].
Clear medium orange yellow color with a small to average, frothy, good lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, cabbage water, sweet malt, alcohol, vegetables. Flavour is moderate sweet with a long duration, fruity malt, sweet malt, alcohol. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft, finish feel is light to moderate alcoholic. [20140222]

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
GBZ59 (1116) - BARCELONA (Catalonia), SPAIN - JUN 15, 2014
Lata de 500ml. Copa Globo. Color oro brillante con espuma blanca que conforma una corona tupida pero fugaz. Aromas de hierbas, trazos de costra de pan, notas de disolvente y barniz, azúcar y alcohol, caramelo y leve diacetilo. Entrada dulzona redondeada por matices afrutados, de albaricoque y pera, con toques de anís y comino. Cuerpo medio/pleno y carbonatación moderadamente alta. Textura densa y untuosa. Los sabores de fruta madura con alcohol evidente y fenoles, permanecen en el prolongado final dulce. Persistente retrogusto afrutado. Una cerveza bastante correcta con un alto ABV bien integrado que, aunque no resulta áspero, es peligrosamente dulce. 500ml can. Snifter glass. Bright gold headed by white froth. Close but brief crown. Herbs, hints of bread crust, solvent-like & polish notes, sugar & alcohol, caramel & some diacetyl to the nose. Sweetish upfront rounded by fruity hues- apricot & pear- & as well as anise & cumin touches. Medium to full body. Moderately high carbonation. Oily & buttery texture. Ripe fruit flavors, evident alcohol & fenol notes linger into a long sweet finish. Extended fruity aftertaste. Pretty correct beer where high ABV is well integrated - even though not harsh -but dangerously sweety.

1.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
dEnk (3779) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - MAY 11, 2014
Can @ tasting, yeah thanks. Aroma is alcohol metallic malt and caramel. Flavour is about the same although "better" then expected.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
jaghana (3818) - Strasbourg (France), FRANCE - MAY 2, 2014
Can 50cl, nose is intense on barley sugar and apple notes. Aroma is quite alcoholic,lot of barley sugar and corn sugar, berries and strawberries notes, some hops, very sweet, burning alcohol, finish is sweet and astringent.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Calisky (601) - ALSACE, FRANCE - APR 29, 2014
Couleur orange, forte mousse blanche. Nez pas trop bon, malté, agrume et alcool. Gout pareil.... fin amère


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