gunnar (5457) - Sandnes, - NOV 18, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Vinmonopolet. Pours hazy golden with a huge firm white head. Aroma is fruity hops, pine and marmelade. Taste is fresh, well balanced piney and citrussy hops, grapefruit and mango,crisp & fresh mouthfeel. Nice lingering bitter finish, moreish and tasty.
bax (1147) - Hasselager, Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 13, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
(bottle 13/10-14) low white head, clear orange color, hoppy slightly sweet aroma, medium co2, some bitterness, rather long hoppy taste, full body. BB date 30.05.15.
Ernest (6257) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - OCT 9, 2014
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Head is initially small, frothy, white, mostly diminishing.
Body is dark yellow.
Aroma is lightly malty (toasted grain), lightly to moderately hoppy (resin, apricot), lightly to moderately yeasty (dough), with notes of butter, spoiled orange juice.
Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly to moderately acidic, lightly bitter.
Finish is lightly sweet, lightly to moderately acidic, moderately bitter, slightly unclean.
Medium body, syrupy/watery texture, lively carbonation, lightly to moderately alcoholic.
Obvious diacetyl and infection characteristics in this sample. A drain pour.
Ratman197 (9946) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - OCT 6, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle poured a clear amber with a lingering ring of amber foam. aromas of bread, peach, melon, light tropical fruit and light grapefruit. Palate was medium bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of bread, grapefruit, pine and light melon with a smooth dry lingering bitter finish.
Baramba (123) - ITALY - OCT 5, 2014
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draft @ Terminal. Hazy amber with medium white head. Fruity aroma of hops, grape fruit, pine notes. Long bitterness persistence. Exciting
Smalle (142) - Leuven, BELGIUM - SEP 30, 2014
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap at Craft Clerkenwell. Aroma: very subdued at first... getting a bit more expressive when it warms up. Fruity and hoppy.
Taste: very nicely balanced between sweet fruitiness . Grapfruit, a bit spicy too. Some resin, some honey. Bitter finish
Pretty good: balance is the key word here.
RasmusOtt (1199) - Aalborg, DENMARK - SEP 29, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap @ BBF 14. Pours golden with a white head. Aroma is kinda tropical with some classic IPA citrus notes, some grape fruit, mandarin, tangerine, orange and just overall a nice and hop forward aroma. Taste has those same hoppy and tropical west coast notes. Also some pine and some weak resin. I slightly malty backbone as well. Really good!
Borresteijn (4778) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - SEP 28, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at Borefts ’14. Hazy golden orange colour, white head. Aroma is fruity, hoppy, tropical fruits, cabbage, weed. Flavour is medium-sweet, light malty, fruity, hoppy, decent bitter finish. Light-bodied. OK IPA.
SimplySike (922) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - SEP 27, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: SEP 28, 2014 Draft at Borefst. Hazy orange. Aroma tropical fruits, caramel. Caramel sweet, nice big bitter. Great
StilleStorm (753) - Stavanger, NORWAY - SEP 20, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
DAA; Bottle 33 cl. Pours hazy golden, amber with a large frothy, lasting and lacing off-white head. Aroma is intense, malt, caramel, tropic fruit, citrus, floral and spice. Taste is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter, balancing with a lasting sweet sitrus finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.
pricey290483 (314) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 20, 2014
4.8 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
on tap at the craft beer co in covent garden. really liked this beer nice amount of hops and a good bitter finish hope i get to see this beer again as i loved it