Lore (1429) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAR 7, 2015
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
hazy orange colour, huge, slightly yellowish off-white head; aroma of barnyard, earth, some minimal citrussy and sulphurous notes and hints of overripe sweet fruits; taste of malty-overripe fruity sweetness, earthy notes, bread, minimal bitterness, spicy notes and some alcohol; great Saison, though it could be a bit less sweet
Jorn69 (1658) - Ängelholm, SWEDEN - MAR 7, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
@ Havregatan 150307. Bottle (750 ml) from Systembolaget. Yeasty and fruity with light funky notes, some light estery and spicy notes as well, medium body with an oily texture. The finish is dry, yeasty and fruity.
andrepintado (1909) - Lisbon, PORTUGAL - MAR 1, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
75cl bottle from cerveteca lisboa, portugal. Hazy dark orange color. Head is thin to medium. Body is fizzy as it should be. It finishes long and dry. Lovely aftertaste. Taste is light sweet, medium to high sour. Aroma is brett, fruity, cellar, wood, cheese, yeasty. Nice!
axl (172) - Lund, SWEDEN - FEB 27, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
750ml bottle. Peach colored with white head. Aroma of mainly dough and yeasy but also some citrus, pepper and funk. Taste also mainly of dough and yeast but citrus and some pepper here as well as maybe hints of saisony funk. Light and refreshing with medium carbonation.
hackobock (2172) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - FEB 26, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
February 21 2015. Bottle at home.
Clear amber with a large frothy off-white head. Aroma is marzipan, ripe pear, grass, spices and alcohol. Taste is sweet with marzipan and pears, finish is light bitter spicy and a touch of alcohol. Medium bodied, fizzy carbonation.
marazzurro (1) - catania, ITALY - FEB 25, 2015 does not count
3.2 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Birra di corpo intenso , non filtrata dal colore arancione denso .
Presenta traccia di lieviti che ne caratterizzano sia l aspetto torbido che il gusto .
Schiuma abbondante molto compatta e persistente di colore chiaro .
Si presenta molto frizzante ,
Poco profumata con sentori fruttati,cereali e frutta secca .
Finale piacevole ma moderato
A mio avviso per godersela si dovrebbe far riposare nel bicchiere qualche minuto ,meno frizzante rende di piu sprigionando I vari aromi.
beer_est_deus (860) - örebro, SWEDEN - FEB 23, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dimmig, guld-orange med ett stort, orange-lite khaki färgat skum. Doft: Jäst, vete, belgo, hårda karameller, tulsi, nyklippt gräs, sommar i skogen. Smak: Belgo, jäst, vete, knäckebröd, gräs, örter/växter, humle, söt malt, apelsin marmelad. För kraftigt kolsyrad, får skvimpa runt ölen för att smakerna ska komma fram och inte bara en massa kolsyra i munnen.
erickok (4248) - Tours (and Paris), FRANCE - FEB 22, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Shining amber body with, depending in the amount of yeast poured, clear to misty body. Fruity aroma, more so than most beers nowadays called Saison. Also has farmy yeast, French bread, some darker grains. Quite a crisp body, helped by the heavy carbonation. I think this would age and improve greatly, as there’s not much hop but a superb body, rustic and full of potential. In all honestly it’s far from the collaboration they did with Hill Farmstead, but then again, that way my favourite beer of 2014. This is still great. (75cl bottle from Bière Révolution)
Cunningham (5463) - Halden, NORWAY - FEB 21, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Nice hazy dark golden color with a fine off white head that last. Good lacing. Some yeast, banana and wheat. Nice smooth body with a fine carbonation that made it easy to drink. Was worried that it was a bit to high carbonation because the enormous head. But it was very pleasant to drink. Moderate sweet and an ok bitterness. Somehow it felt like a hefe weisse. Lovely balanced flavor with some yeast, mild banana, whaetish and mild spiced. Really lovely ale.
[Bottle from Systembolaget web order, Sweden]
Gaultier (900) - SWEDEN - FEB 21, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
@ Agards väg 20/2-15. Yeasty and fruity with some spicy notes. Body is medium, the finish is dry, yeasty and fruity.