Foffern (1643) - Bodø, NORWAY - FEB 25, 2016
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at home. Pours a hazy amber color with a big creamy off-white head. Aroma of dry hay, Belgian yeast, pepper and some citrus. More Belgian yeast in the flavor along with apricot, grass, dry hay and some spices. Has a slick mouth feel, medium body and a balanced bitterness. A fruity and nice Belgian ale.
Simonsen (1097) - NORWAY - FEB 13, 2016
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Flaske. Strågul,uklar farget. Moderat karbonert med stor skumtopp. Smaker høy,sitrus og gjær. En meget bra belgisk ale
djoeye (3439) - Tromsø, NORWAY - FEB 8, 2016
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Look; off white persistent head, clear deep golden body, fluffy lacing.
Aroma; wort, caramel, leafy hops, barbeque meat notes, floral notes, honey notes.
Taste; caramel, modest and soft hops, wort, bread, dark candies, grains
- finishes with soft roasted malts and strawy hops, lingering and nice.
Palate; fine, soft, good.
Overall; belgian ale, this didn’t fail.
[33cl be.btl, 6.5%abv, BB16.10.17 #22]
Meilby (10934) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 6, 2016
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle 330ml @ home
Pours hazy golden with a white head. Aroma has notes of malt, yeast, floral and citrus. Taste is light to medium sweet and light bitter with a long yeasty, floral and a weak hint of pepper in the finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.
larsga (7242) - Oslo, NORWAY - FEB 6, 2016
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Big white head. Hazy amber body with lots of floaties. Fruity mealy aroma with herbal notes. Dry-sweet herbal mealy fruity taste. Mid-to-light body. Fizzy mealy mouthfeel. Mealy fruity aftertaste with herbal notes. Either my nose is screwed, or this is not really a very interesting beer. (0.33l bottle, from wine monopoly, Strømmen.)
k92488 (389) - NORWAY - JAN 30, 2016
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
DWF 0.33 flaske fra polet. Aroma karamell gjær. Smak karamell fruktig søt. Middels co2.
smmaaren (533) - NORWAY - JAN 29, 2016
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
33 cl bottle from Vinmonopolet. Pours hay orange with a huge white head. aromas of yeast, hay and fruits. Taste is bittersweet. Good.
kokkenrolv (277) - Bergen, NORWAY - JAN 28, 2016
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Aroma is slightly floral, some apricot, lime zest, hints of light malts, hints of belgian yeast tones. Deep orange, hazy, small white head. Medium sweetness, light bitterness, taste is some floral and herbal hops, ripe fruits, hint of banana. Medium body, soft carbonation, medium long dry and bitter finish. Nice blonde on the hoppy side.
Douberd (4751) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - JAN 25, 2016
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
(Contreras Valeir Blond) Stubby bottle 330 ml at home, served into a big tulip, ABV 6.5%
Deep orange colour on the body, small but thick white head on top, with very good retention.
Nice fruity aroma, with apricots and peaches, light sugar.
Taste follows, sweet, honey-like flavours, peaches, apricots.
Medium body, carbonation on the high side.
Very good, and highly drinkable.
bergstaden (2328) - Røros, NORWAY - JAN 24, 2016
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Golden with a white head - Malt aroma with hints of yeast - Nice malt body with some hints of hops and some yeasty notes - the malt and hops goes into the finish with some hints of spicy yeast - This was nice