jfb (4081) - Freising, GERMANY - OCT 26, 2012
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
(bottle) pours a clear copper-amber colour with a frothy off-white head. aroma of light caramel, strawberries and herbal hops, with a hint of peaches, cornflakes and a hint of roasted malts. flavour is heavy cardboard, with light hints of dark fruit, caramel, roasted malts and a medium-bitter finish. light to medium-bodied with average carbonation.
Russo (1690) - Campinas, BRAZIL - OCT 12, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Amber Color with an off-white head. Both aroma and flavor are sweet malty and dominated by caramel. Mouthfeel is quite sweet bitterness.
Cuso (5092) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - OCT 6, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from bierzwerg.de. red brown color with medium white head. Roasted malt, yeast, toasted bread. Sweet, malty fruity taste with light bitterness in long finish. Drinkable.
cfrancis (2510) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 21, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Fairly solid alt. Pours clear with a dark mahogany and a white top with good lacing. Aroma is caramel and lightly toasted grains. Taste is soft caramel with toast and grass. Nice.
Idiosynkrasie (4099) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - AUG 28, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
500ml bottle. Clear amber colour with average to huge, microporic frothy, well lacing, off-white head. Moderately toasty, minimally spicy, dark malt aroma with slightly grassy hop note. Taste is grainy, grassy, slightly bitter; collapses a bit to a relatively thin, slightly watery, minimally sweet malt lemonade.
chrisv10 (11390) - DENMARK - AUG 10, 2012
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle, 4.9%. Clear Clear brown/ dark amber with small off-white head. Aroma is malt, bread and fruit. Flavour is malt, bread, medium sweet, hop, little caramel, little dry and herbal.
Rasmus40 (11899) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 10, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle from a getränkemarkt in Düsseldorf. Clear amber with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and moderate hoppy - straw and herbal. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. 100812
rosenbergh (7408) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 25, 2012
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
500 ml bottle. 4.9%. From bierzwerg.de.
Reddish brown colour with small off-white head.
Bready malty aroma with some sweetness and
Flavour is also bready malty with mild sugary sweetness and metal.
KnutAlbert (6267) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 23, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from the BierParadies kiosk in Düsseldork Altstadt.
Quite malty, a little bitterness in the tail, not very impressive.
Bierkrug (2133) - - JUL 10, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
500 ml in Germany, picked up at Wasanas. Is a ruby red brown color with a slightly off white head. Aroma is sweet, figs and bread. Taste is nuts, malt, and toasted bread. Moderate carbonation and smooth with a medium mouthfeel, perhaps a bit thin at the end. Really late bitter aftertaste. Good altbier.