Iphonephan (2260) - McLean, Virginia, USA - SEP 24, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at la fine mousse in Paris. Pours a cloudy amber with a thick white head. Aroma of passion fruit. Rounded flavor of light caramel and mild hops. Quite tasty.
madmitch76 (12237) - , Essex, ENGLAND - SEP 23, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
4th August 2012
ChrisOs Marvellous Pre GBBF Mega Tasting. Clear gold beer, little white head. Light dry and airy palate. Nice floral notes with a little sweet pale malt. Trace of citrus. Dry finish. All right.
Leighton (8749) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 9, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at Chriso’s 2012 Pre-GBBF Shindig, London. Pours clear gold with a strong, white foam head. Grassy hop nose. Medium sweet flavor with melon, pineapple, herbs, bubblegum. Light to medium bodied with average, creamy carbonation. Sweet finish with spicy, grassy bitterness .Decent stuff.
brinehart (187) - Colorado, USA - AUG 28, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle in Paris. Fresh, floral (dandelion?) and herbal hops. Very drinkable beer. Plenty of hop character, but complex in ways that usual IPAs are not...spicy and estery. Peppery. Very dry. Bottle conditioned. Done.
JoeinEscazú (1325) - San Jose, COSTA RICA - AUG 21, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Big tropical-and-berry fruit hop aroma and flavor, with moderate bitterness and light sweetness. Interesting, quite hoppy, highly drinkable.
Lebesgue (5) - FRANCE - AUG 18, 2012 does not count
4.7 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 19/20
Bottle. Golden colored. Citrus and hop nose. Lemon and grapefruit taste, with a middle bitterness. A nice refreshing beer.
planky84 (1786) - , Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 17, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at Chris O’s pre GBBF shindig 2012. Pours a straw colour with a white head. Lemon sherbet and wheat aroma. Malts and yeast dominate the flavour.
jackl (3477) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - AUG 17, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ Chriso’s Pre-GBBF Shindig. The pour’s ligt gold with a small white head. The nose is light saison yeast and some golden delicious apple. The taste is light apple, more yeasty funk. Some cobweb. Delicate. The body’s medium. Overall, not a bad effort.
oh6gdx (19677) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 15, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled@chriso pre-gbbf shindig 2012. Golden colour, small white head. Aroma is fruity, yeasty, earthy, grassy and mild sweet maltyness. Flavour is fruity, herbal, spicy with some mild toffee, caramel and toast as well.
BeerViking (1822) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 19, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, pours golden with a big off-white head and aromas of tropical fruit, honey and grassy hops. Big hoppy and biscuity body with yeast and gfrapefruit notes, leads to a firmly bitter finish.