Franzen (290) - SWEDEN - APR 19, 2014
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Typical galaxy aroma with candy/tuttifrutti aroma
Fruit candy like taste with bitterness and some rye spicyness.
medium body, average carbonation, dry
Don’t really care much for those candy like hops but rye is nice
ansalon (1280) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - APR 17, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sampled at Gothenburg Beer & Whisky festival, April 12th. Pours a cloudy apricot with a compact cream white head. Aroma is peach, apricot, caramel and kiwi. Taste is likewise fruity with peach, apricot, kiwi, honey and caramel. Mouthfeel is creamy with medium carbonation. Aftertaste is tropical fruit and caramel.
Theydon_Bois (7935) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - APR 2, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Keg at Olrepubliken, Goteborg, 21/03/14.
Hazed dark orange amber with moderate eggshell white covering which clears to pondwork and edgeing. Good lacing ensues.
Nose is caramel malt, pine, orange pith, red grapefruit, Ribena berry pangs, earthy hops.
Taste comprises red grapefruit, satisfying mineral wonderlust, light spice, earthy hop underlay, pine, pithy citrics.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close.
Solid earthy hopped number.
Speciality grain - what a stupid fucking non style!
It’s an IPA with rye in it !!!
_angst_ (2588) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 24, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught @ Haket. Pours very hazy reddish pale brown with a frothy offwhite head that slowly dissipates while leaving lots of trace and lacing on the glass. Smell is malty and fruity with white crisp bread, biscuits, pineapple juice, grapefruit juice, soil, pine, grounded black pepper, yellow winegums, freshly cut grass, pine needles and hints of cat piss, lemon zest and rye bread. Taste is bitter and fruity with rye bread, roasted grains, white crispbread, grapefruit juice, pineapple juice, freshly cut grass, pine needles, black pepper corns, almost overripe mango, yellow winegums, lemon zest and hints of wood. Mouthfeel is soft, astringent and medium bodied. Finish is bitter and fruity with rye bread, crispbread, grapefruit juice, freshly cut grass, pine needles, unripe tropical fruits, yellow wine gums, lemon zest and black pepper corns. Solid Rye IPA.
AndySnow (2907) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAR 23, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Where: Ölrepubliken, Göteborg.
Appearance: Hazy light brown colour with a beige head.
Aroma: Citrus, hops, caramel.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Hops, flora, perfume, citrus.
omhper (19218) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - MAR 21, 2014
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Keg at Ölrepubliken, Gothenburg. Murky copper colour, creamy beige head. Tropical fruit and hay. Mid sweet with medium-full body and rounded mouthfeel. Pepper and dough, some caramel. Light tropical fruit. Mid bitter finish.
jmgreenuk (4074) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAR 20, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap at Stearin, Gothenburg. Poured a hazy medium amber with a thin white head. The aroma is big grassy hop. The flavour is medium bitter with a citrus spice pepper palate. Medium bodied with average carbonation. More of the hops and less of the rye!
gnoff (7671) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - MAR 19, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Hazy copper oxide to brown color, big lasting yellow head. Sweet, hoppy, citrus, caramel taste. Smooth mouthfeel, medium bitterness. Sweet, some alcohol, hoppy scent. Very nice.
rlgk (10091) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - MAR 8, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: MAR 20, 2014 Linköping Beer Expo 2014. Hazy orange/golden beer with a nice offwhite/yellowish head. Malty caramel aroma, toffee, citrus, grapes, pine apples, butter notes, some hay. Fruity hop flavor, candy, floral, citrus, toffee, hay notes. A bit sweet but still drinkable.