Erzengel (7324) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - JUL 21, 2015
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
50cl / 1pt 0.9 fl.oz. bottle. Sweetish-sour herbal aroma. Like dry coke in a beer without sugar. Malty herbal body. The honey is in the background, herbal malt there as well. Somehow strange with no bitterness.
beerbill (3601) - Laurel, New York, USA - DEC 8, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
750 ml corked and caged bottle. Pours a lightly hazed golden amber with a thin-moderate off-white head that lasted through the first two sips and left scant lace. Mild aroma of citrus and honey. I really didn’t pick up much of the basil in the nose. The flavor is malt and honey with some mild honey sweetness, orange, and very noticeable basil. Very mild bitterness at the finish. Light-medium bodied.
MrChopin (4303) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - OCT 27, 2013
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
murky amber, totally still, thinnest white ring. Nose is basil and tea, light citrus lingering. Flavor is more basil, stinging wheat and light citrus, sticky through end.
GT (9923) - Oceanside, California, USA - OCT 21, 2013
3.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
500mL. Pours clear tea amber with weak foam, bubbles. Nose is excellent fresh herbal tea. Taste is weak tea, bland. Palate is lemon tea with mild acid. Huh.
nimbleprop (7096) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 21, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
50cl bottle pours a hazy orange amber with some spitty, white head. Nose has plenty of basil, almost a little basil seed, a little tarragon, licorice, some sweetness. Flavor is nice, sweet, herbal, licorice, tarragon, basil. Clean finish.
argo0 (12928) - Washington DC, USA - OCT 21, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
50cl bottle, thanks nimbleprop. Clear amber body with minimal off-white head. Aroma is moderately sweet, orange, basil, some honey. Taste is moderately sweet, basil, some orange, light honey. Light-medium body, low carbonation, light stickiness.
radagast83 (6943) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - OCT 20, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared by Nimbleprop, thanks! Poured a clear amber color with a small off-white head. Aroma is honey notes, some basil notes. Flavor is nice sweet malts, malts, basil character, basil is quite nice.
Travlr (20275) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 20, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Cloudy golden amber color, white edge head. Aroma of light herbs. Taste is similar.
BeerandBlues2 (11831) - Escondido, California, USA - OCT 20, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle shared by Nimbleprop. Pours clear amber with a small, fizzy white head, short retention with spare lacing. Aroma is honey, biscuit malt, basil, and spices. Flavor is malt forward with basil, light hops and bitterness with a sweet finish. Medium body and carbonation.
Lukek1231 (2) - - AUG 25, 2012 does not count
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
16.9 oz bottle from Northport Farmer's Market tent: overall this beer was different and great. The honey and basil come in equally and balance very well. Also a very refreshing brew for a BBQ. Always a pleasure to have a blind bat beer.
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