fiulijn (17990) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 11, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at Mikkeller Bar, Viktoriagade, 8.5% ABV
Muddy orange-light amber color with creamy persistent head. Nice fresh fruity hops in the aroma, tropical and pungent, typical Nelson Sauvin but also a bit of feety yeast. A bit too much carbonation, with negative impact on the mouthfeel; the malt profile is lean, but the earthy/manure touch should be avoided; spicy: strong bitterness, according to expectations, with some orangey resins in the long final.
Good, but unclean, and unexciting; in 2014 one would expect some evolution.
ramboraffe (1682) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - APR 25, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at Tullen. Cloudy hazy copper with small white head. Sweet slightly hoppy smell. Taste is deep bitter with dried fruit hops. Balanced and fresh.
AndySnow (6240) - Huddinge, SWEDEN - APR 1, 2014
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Where: Ölstugan 1892 Tullen Lejonet, Göteborg.
Appearance: Hazy amber colour with an off-white head.
Aroma: Caramel, malt, hops, citrus, fruit.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Fruit, herbs, citrus, hops. Bitter finish.
Theydon_Bois (15650) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - APR 1, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at Ölstugan 1892 Tullen Lejonet, Gothenburg 21/03/14.
Hazed orange amber with a moderate off white covering.
Nose is caramel malt, floral hops, bitter citric rind, orange pith, candied fruit peel.
Taste comprises orange pith, bitter tropicals, grapefruit, straw, tangy citrics, hop bite.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, drying close laced with hop bitterness.
Solid enough DIPA but a little too restrained to be a great.
Defreni (2919) - Husum, DENMARK - MAR 23, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Fad: Drukket ved siden af Mikkellers kommer denne ud som vinderen. Igen klassisk Nelson Sauvin men med en del mere sødme og ikke så meget bitterhumle gør denne øl langt mere drikbar. Dejlig øl.
Nisse666 (5851) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 21, 2014
2.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 6/20
Bottle at Lejonet cons 2014-03-21 Göteborg
AR: tropical fruity, pine,
AP: hazy dirty coppery, no head
F: smooth tropical citrus, aceton, not gooood
omhper (22635) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - MAR 21, 2014
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottled at Ölstugan 1892 Tullen Lejonet, Gothenburg. Hazy pale amber, small head. White currant and grapefruit up front. Mid sweet, mediumbody, clean rounded mouthfeel. Peppery, fruity. Heated bittter finish.
Ungstrup (32999) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAR 20, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft. A hazy amber beer with a yellowish head. The aroma has notes of straw, lemons, and malts. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, petroleum, straw, and spicy hops, leading to a bitter finish.
thewolf (11847) - Kolding, DENMARK - FEB 12, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap @ Mikkeller Bar, Viktoriagade. Pours murky orange with a small, staying, creamy white head. Aroma has sweet resiny hops, light yeast, oranges. Medium carbonation, fine dry and quite creamy mouthfeel. Flavour has fine maltiness, light grainy, a bit aggressive viniousness in the centre, very resiny, some wheat-like sweetness that feels kinda misplaced. Very bitter finish though. Hop - lovers rejoice, elegance-lovers, not so much.
LoFi (1702) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - FEB 9, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at Red Lion.
Hazy orange, white head.
Nice hoppy fruitiness, tropical fruits and citrus dominate, camel, sweet and malty.