Papsoe (25113) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - NOV 18, 2008
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Bottle 50 cl) Clear amber golden with an off-white head. Aroma of nuts and caramel. Medium body with sweet fruits and caramel. Rather clean and lightly bitter finish. Solid and classical ESB. 021108
oh6gdx (19631) - Vasa, FINLAND - SEP 30, 2008
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottled@Monks Café, Stockholm. Ambery golden colour, small head. Aroma is fruits, earth, some mild notes of wood as well as yeasty "mouldy" notes. Flavour is bitter grass along with some flowery and caramelly notes. Ends in a wooden dryness.
MiP (12839) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - SEP 21, 2008
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle, 5% at EBF08. Clear golden colour. Small white head. The flavour is weakly fruity, not very bitter.
evilsoc (191) - WALES - SEP 19, 2008
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Somewhere between golden and amber with a nice fluffy whiteish head. Sweet malt aromas with fresh peppery hops. Lovely mouthfeel with some vanilla like sweet flavours and some citrus and leafy hops. Nicely put together.
thewolf (10532) - Kolding, DENMARK - SEP 6, 2008
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ Kolding Vinhandel.
Pours a clear, dark golden with a fine, small, creamy, off-white head. Aroma is sweet, crisp maltiness, some banana notes and a fine dose of flowery hops. Great mouthfeel. Flavour is softly hopped, pleasantly dry and a very crisp and precise malts profile. Very nice.
Skinnyviking (6221) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 3, 2008
2.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle. High creamy and lasting off-white head. Clear amber body. Sweet apple honey aroma. Mild and smooth flavor with surprisingly little hops bitterness, low carbonation and a short aftertaste.
Quack-Duck (7209) - Down South, GERMANY - SEP 1, 2008
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
bottle from Darts Farm. Clear amber-copper colour, mid-sized beige head. Fruity and hoppy nose. Rather light-bodied and "light-flavoured" for 5%. Shy malty base with some rather shy hoppy notes, hints of lemon and orange peel. Dry and hoppy finish.
HenrikSoegaard (9748) - Randers, DENMARK - AUG 31, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Creamy white good mostly lasting head. Yellow colour. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. Moderate bitter flavor. Average moderate bitter finish. Oily palate. Standard nice but boring ESB
FrankJohansen (3599) - Sabro, DENMARK - AUG 31, 2008
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Clear light amber colour with a small white head and some lacing. Mild malty fruity taste and aroma.
fonefan (31713) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 6, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Clear medium amber color with a average, frothy to creamy, good lancing, mostly diminishing, off-white to beige head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, moderate hoppy, toffee. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. (170508)