Beershine (5224) - The Sunshine State, Florida, USA - SEP 24, 2010
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask @ Bannerman’s (cool college rock bar in Edinburgh). Straw turned to gold with a tight sparkler head. Stale but clean hop aroma. Soft palae. Dry hop flavors suggest dang quai. Clean and good but not special.
Leighton (18661) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 24, 2010
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap at Bree Louise, London. Pours clear gold with a faint head. Hoppy aroma with grapefruit and pine. Has caramel and citrus sweetness with piney hops and fruit. Medium in body with soft carbonation. Finishes with earthy bitters. Very good.
Brandman (2844) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 24, 2010
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
330 ml bottle. HAzy golden body, white head. Aroma has fresh hops, sweet yeast, little peach and yoghurt. Very strong hop flavour, little on the harsh side. Some apples. Lots of bitterness, yeasty mouthfeel - good though.
Steely (241) - , SWEDEN - SEP 21, 2010
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Golden yellow color with a nice off white head. Aroma is fresh and loaded with grassy hops. Flavor is lightly malty with a good load of splendid, raw and bitter hoppiness.
AlbertC (277) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 17, 2010
3.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: OCT 10, 2010 Aroma is fresh, hops, citrus, grass, terpentine. Taste is oranges, a lot of oranges, grass, good body, bitter finnish.
chrisv10 (15501) - DENMARK - SEP 13, 2010
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Clear golden with small lasting white head. Flavour is malt, dry, grainy, bitter and hops.
douglas88 (8446) - Portland, Oregon, USA - SEP 12, 2010
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
12 ounce bottle. Pours a clear golden color with a large thick white head. The aroma is hops, some malts and honey. The flavor is a smooth hoppy bitter; floral and perfumy hops, some sweet dry malt, bitter in the finish.
KyotoLefty (9388) - Kyoto, JAPAN - SEP 4, 2010
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cloudy blond color with lace. Huge aroma of noble, grassy hops. No sweetness foreseen. Light malt flavor with huge hops. Dry, earthy, dirty and raw. No sweetness left. Light, dry, and clean. Interesting.
daje (4123) - NORWAY - SEP 3, 2010
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
UPDATED: OCT 29, 2014 Bottle. Semiclear golden body with a white head. Aroma is piney with malt and wet clothes. Taste of passion fruit, pale malt, grass. Sharp bitterness, earthy hop finish.
rosenbergh (10610) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 29, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
330 ml bottle. From Sweden. Courtesy of Brandman. (HHOK7).
Hazy golden colour with small foamy white head.
Aroma is floral bitter sweetish hops, acidic and crisp.
Fruity bitter hops, crispiness in flavour with malty body.
Good and taste with such a low ABV.