haukur (1185) - Reykjavik, ICELAND - MAR 16, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dust, chees , peppers and funk in the aroma. Medium bodied, loads of funk in this one. Very fruity with a dry spicy finish. Very nice
Leighton (9646) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 28, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared at the chriso 2013 pre-GBBF shindig - London. Pours hazy yellow-gold with a light, white foam head. Funky nose with dank apple notes. Light sweet flavor, definitely dank and funky, with some dried out tropical fruits. Light bodied with average to lively carbonation. More dry tropical fruits to finish and moderately dusty brett. OK.
jackl (3786) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JAN 7, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ Chriso’s Pre-GBBF Shindig. Gold pour with a small white head. Honey lemon tea nose. Some earthy grass. The taste is on the lower end of the funk spectrum. Light acidity. Lemon, pear, honeyed cereal. Dry brett finish. Light body, soft carbonation. A pleasing change of pace.
olio (5131) - Tampere, FINLAND - JAN 4, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
33 cl bottle @ wPBF’14.
Pours hazy golden color with a small head. Aroma is very grapey and grape fruity, some yeast and gooseberries also. Flavor of citric fruits, yeast, spices and herbrs and mild wood. Refreshing.
TBone (11753) - Pori, FINLAND - JAN 4, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle 330ml (WPBF)
Hazy, murky orange color, small white head. Grapefruity, a bit tart aroma. Light to medium-bodied. Tart, citrus and grapefruit, some spicey notes. Nice tart Saison like beer.
laiti (4804) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 4, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
33 cl bottle @ wPBF’14
Aroma is a bit musty with citrus and bretta. Flavour has citrus, some rather bitter lemon notes and grapefruit. A bit too foamy palate. Decent.
Nische (514) - Saltsjö-Boo, SWEDEN - NOV 14, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Hazy pale golden with a small white head. Soft aroma of fruit, light brett and some yeast. The taste was refreshing with notes of mango, light brett, some yeast and some citrus. Easy to drink with a light tartness.
brokensail (9855) - Orange County, California, USA - OCT 12, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Anders. Opened @ the AirBNB Palace. Hazy golden pour with a tall white head. Aromas of tart apple, mango, and some sweet candy. Peach, musty funk, wet straw, and yeast. Flavor has a nice fruitiness to it. Mango, peach, and apple. Some lemon, green apple, and must. Lemon candies on the finish. Interesting beer.
mR_fr0g (1798) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 17, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at Chrisso’s pre-GBBF tasting 2013. Aroma is nice horsey musty with a little green apple. Cloudy orange pour. Flavour has sharp lemon, tart cherry with a some good funk Brett.
gEUS (873) - Linden, BELGIUM - SEP 6, 2013
4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
330 ml bottle - thanks to astropjutet and deflagro. Pours smudgy light yellow with a white hue. Clear white fine bubbly head. Aroma if funky apple, hay and malt. Agreeable light body with a nice subtle sourness in the beginning, some sweetness as well, and a medium dry finish. Nice. Taste is tart and bits of apple. Very nice beer. Cheers guys!