Japalo (1146) - DENMARK - JUL 26, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle@bbno brewery. Haze yellow. One finger foam. Yeasty spicy notes. I guess catpiss on a gooseberry leave. Dry peppery bitter taste. Some sweetness in the end. Complex. Like it.
yngwie (13219) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUL 17, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. It pours a hazy golden body topped with a dense, finger-thick white head. The aroma has tropical fruits, citrus peel and a good dash of black pepper and saison yeast. Black pepper, saison yeast, pink grapefruit and tropical fruits. Full body with a pleasant carbonation, quite dry. Lasting bitter finish with lots of nice flavors. Not very complex this one, still it is. And it’s damn fine too. 140717
Geokkjer (5595) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUL 17, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Pours golden with a big white head. Aroma of peach, some fruitiness, grapes and malt. Flavor is sweet and fruity with some peppery notes, citrus, some banana and peach. Medium body, average carbonation.
Meilby (7280) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUL 17, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle 330ml @ geokkjer
Pours clear golden with a white head. Aroma has notes malt, yeast, pepper and grapes. Taste is light sweet and light bitter with a long yeasty, peppery and slightly fruity and dry finish. Body is light to medium, texture is thin to oily, carbonation is soft.
JohnCook101 (304) - - MAY 24, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Light amber, good white head. Aroma is zesty and sour. Palate has Korea sweet malt than expected initially, leading to a distinct sourness. Flavour of stone fruit, lemon, pineapple. Lovely.
DanielBrown (3748) - Birmingham (via Leicester), West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAY 11, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines, Brum. Very pleasant indeed. Tart, fresh, bitter. Reinvigorates my enjoyment of Saison - an enjoyment which has been dormant lately.
Fin (7278) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 2, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Cambridge Wine Merchants, Mill Road, Cambridge, Sunday 27th April consumed at Hastings Touring Park, Hastings 2nd May 2014 Pours orangey, yolky yellow with large white fluffy head. Fresh, clean nose, soft in mouth, fruity with the Nelson Sauvin tasting great but not as tropical as expected. A jolly nice beer. A7 A4 T8 P4 Ov15 3.8
RichardW (1461) - Carlisle, Cumbria, ENGLAND - APR 13, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle Rehills Newcastle. Dusty gold, fruity and yeasty aroma, with spices. Reminds me of a Garibaldi biscuit, with a lemon finish. Loads of flavour on the tongue, long sweetish finish
AndySnow (2942) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - APR 8, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Where: Tasting at Colin and the Vikings. Courtesy of _angst_.
Appearance: Hazy golden colour with a white head.
Aroma: Hops, citrus, yeast, floral.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Citrus, caramel, spices, some perfume, grapefruit.
chrisv10 (10832) - DENMARK - APR 8, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle, 6%. Clear deep golden with medium white head. Aroma is malt, yeast, hop, elderflower, grapes and a little floral. Flavour is malt, yeast, fruit, hop, elderflower, spices, spicy, little over carbonated, medium, grapes dry and a medium bitter.