tricksta_p (2665) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - JAN 18, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours a murky amber colour with a thin off-white head. Aroma of malts, caramel, chestnut, spices. Flavour is much the same, subtle sweetness. Overall a bit on the thin side, but I enjoyed my bottle. Speaking of bottles, I really appreciate the presentation this brewery has chosen for its beers.
Martinus (4317) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - NOV 26, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Clear amber colour, white head. Aroma of malts, nuts, quite fruity, light herbal notes. Sweet flavour, chestnut, mint and some nutty notes. Finish liquorice, laurierdrop and brown sugar. Decent brew!
(From 75cL bottle @ ZZT VIIIb, Oirschot 2013. Thanks for sharing, Benzai!)
daje (2819) - NORWAY - NOV 26, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Amber body, good sized white head. Thick and nice body for the strength. Aroma of caramel, hops, nuts. Taste is sweet, brownies, grass, toasted malt, flowery biscuit ending. Not among Borgos most exciting beers but absolutely a drinkable one.
ansjelaah (1746) - Westelbeers, NETHERLANDS - NOV 23, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Zzt’13, oranje/bruin, niet helder, kleine witte schuimkraag. Ruikt en smaakt mout, bitter, beetje kruidig. Lekker maar niks speciaals.
DutchDrebus (5243) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - NOV 23, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle @ ZZT9 thx to benzai. Hazy, murky orange colour with a small off-white head. Smells herbs, coriander. Tastes herbs, malts, fresh. Thin to medium body, soft to medium carbo.
Abijen (2243) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - NOV 23, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours a golden orange beer with a good white head. Smells orange and floral. Tastes malts, floral. Average carbo, medium body and a sticky texture
Benzai (11794) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - NOV 23, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared @ ZZT 8. Hazy orange color, medium sized off - white to beige head. Aroma is a bit sweetish with a touch of herbs. Taste lightly malts, sweetness, lightly herbs. Medium body and carbonation.
Countbeer (5722) - Best of E-Town mit 2 Brauhausen, NETHERLANDS - NOV 16, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle: Served in a Chouffe glass:
Medium sized sticky fluffy white foamy head on top of a beautiful hazy orange colored beer.
Aromas of nuts, peppers, some cloves, yeast, some malts and something bark/chalk a like tones.
Flavour has some good tones of spices and herbs, yeast, bitters, some hints of cloves, white pepper, some malts, some hops, light peach, saison ish tones, raisin, plastic, hay and some wood.
Aftertaste bitters, spicy, malts, some wood and yeast.
Low carbo, creamy mouthfeel, good medium bodied and a light creamy texture.
mkel07 (4664) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - OCT 26, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
750ml bottle from Archive Beer Boutique. There is an earthy finish to this beer that takes something away from the flavour. Pretty decent beer though as are most of the beers I have had from this brewery.
Palme (3604) - Bergen, NORWAY - SEP 16, 2013
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
A lovely looking 0.75l bottle that makes those funky clunky sounds when you pour it. Top score on the sound! It actually has a deep bronze chestnut colored body this, absolutely packed with lots of floaters and sediments, with a nice big really lacing light beige top. The nose is present and it kinda smells like you would imagine it would to be honest. It had some brown sweetness - like brown sugar, wet leafs, some yeast and traces of something slightly sour-ish. Fair enough. It has a nice light oily mouthfeel with a gentle small prickling carbonation level. The taste has chocolate paper with nutty brown candied sugar sweetness. I get again soft yeasty tones here. I was not expecting it to taste like this. It’s actually quite good is. The nuts make a nice appearance towards the finish here. I was expecting another slightly generic, and dare I say boring Italian food-beer, but this was actually a bit interesting. I don’t mind a bit that it’s a large bottle. 09.08.2013