Bullit (4159) - Burgos, SPAIN - SEP 5, 2009
2.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
65cl bottle from Sainsbury’s. Pale yellow colour, white head. Aroma is soft malty. Flavour is malty, hint of hops. Smooth and soft.
fonefan (38685) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 3, 2009
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle 65cl. w. swing top @ RBESG 09 Grand Tasting @ [ The Harlequin, Sheffield, England. ]
Clear medium yellow color with a large, creamy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, fruity. Flavor is moderate sweet and light bitter with a average duration. Body is medium to light, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. 
joe19612 (2107) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - AUG 31, 2009
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Pours a cloudy yellow colour with a good head. Real faint bready type aroma, the flavour is a spicy fruit taste. The finish is a dry citrus finish.
cgarvieuk (17022) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 25, 2009
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle @ RBESG 09 Shefield ... golden yellow ... grassy hop nose ... yeasty lager
DonMagi (5595) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 1, 2009
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at the RBESG09, Grand tasting, sheffield. Alround rating: Pale sweeter malts, some brown ale like caramel, bit of lemon but not really balancing hop.
bierkoning (11044) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - JUL 27, 2009
2.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Bottle @ RBESG Grand Tasting 2009. Blonde. Grainy aroma. Grainy flavor with apple, citrus and a hint of butter. Loads of citrus in the aftertaste. Not good.
Borresteijn (5320) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - JUL 23, 2009
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
RBESG Sheffield 2009 Grand Tasting at the Harlequin. Clear golden colour, white head. Aroma of hay, grain, sweet floral malty notes. Flavour is sweet, grainy, bit of hay, a bit dusty, light dry bitter finish. Not so bad.
bhensonb (12322) - Woodland, California, USA - MAY 6, 2009
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
650 ml bottle from Monoprix, swingtop. Poured pale gold with a five finger white head. Light dusty aroma, sort of floral. Medium body with lots of fine bubbled carbonation. Flavor is light malt with notes of citrus. Finishes clean and dryish. It’s an excellent light beer. Really thirst quenching and refreshing.
imdownthepub (11294) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 1, 2009
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottled, 650ml. Hazed gold with light head. After the Cuvee de Noel, this was pretty bland. Herby, flowery hop with a thin malt body, some carbonation and a slight papery note. Not too much to recommend it.
Yves (2525) - Turnhout, BELGIUM - JAN 17, 2009
2.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Hazy gold coloured beer with medium carbonation and small white head. Sweet little herby aroma. Full palate. Finish is bit bitter, herby and slightly dry.