Calisky (2343) - ALSACE, FRANCE - OCT 9, 2014
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Couleur ambrée, mousse qui disparait. Nez doux fruité caramel, orge, notes miel/ananas. Gout doux fruité caramel, note miel/ananas. Assez legere et buvable.
mR_fr0g (7846) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 9, 2014
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle shared at Chriso’s mid-week lasting 03/07/14. Clear golden / straw coloured pour with a alsting white head. Aroma is big belgian yeast, straw, sweet base malts. Flavour is pale malts, somewhat sweet, under fermented. Some oxidation, carboard. Palate is tingling carbonation, semi- sweet. Not great.
gegwilson (2737) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 2, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from a French supermarket. Blond with a white head. Starts fairly sweet before plenty of spice kicks in. Some citrus too. Light and refreshing. Not bad.
Theydon_Bois (15555) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 6, 2014
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle at Chriso going Dutch tasting, 03/07/14.
Ever so lightly hazed golden with a moderate off white swirl and edgeing.
Nose is toffee, dark fruits, spice, pear skins, light nail polish, boozey tones.
Taste comprises malty notes, spice, bready, caramel, hint of vanilla.
Medium bodied, fine carbonatin, semi drying close with sweet pangs.
madmitch76 (20818) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUL 6, 2014
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
3rd July 2014
Craig on Heat Tasting at ChrisO’s. Almost clear gold beer, fluffy pale cream colour head. Palate is airy and light. Modest fine carbonation. Sugary sweetness in the airy malt. Some floralness and candy fruits. Smooth light finish. A bit sweet, even for me.
harrisoni (16587) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUL 3, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at Craig on heat tasting. Clear gold lasting white head. Sweet biere de garde. Fine. Quite drinkable.
Leighton (17227) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 3, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared at chriso’s. Pours clear gold with a creamy, white head. Sugary pale bread nose, white sugar, hay, tangy citrus. Medium to big sweet flavour, some melon, white grape, tangerine, white bread, mild yeast. Medium bodied with fine to average carbonation. Sweet finish, a little boozy, with more melon, white grape. I actually like it.
cgarvieuk (19760) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 3, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at chrisOs... Golden amber... Small white head... Soft zezty orange nose sweet fruits... Soft salty orange
Gurthnar (4484) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - MAY 31, 2014
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Aroma is very mild over all, honeyish, lightly lemony. Clear golden colour. Taste is sweet, sugary, caramel. Overall malty. Lacks spices, is too sweet, but overall drinkable and IMO without off-flavours. Okay beer.
Cuso (7227) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - MAY 31, 2014
2.1 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle from friend, many thanks. Deep golden color with huge white head. Ugly malty aroma. Malt, yeast, corn, syrup. Bad.