hopdog (7732) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 15, 2013
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
750ml, caged and corked bottle. Slightly hazy golden color with a smaller sized head. Aromas of citrus, manure, barnyard, moldy cheese, and some fruitiness. Tastes of citrus, funky, barnyard, and fruity.
fredrik_ (57) - SWEDEN - MAY 30, 2013
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
2009 bottle @ home. 1997 bottle @ Akkurat.
This is an amazing lambic. Karel is a great blender. Very elegant with a nice sourness to it.
jfb (2633) - GERMANY - MAY 16, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
(draught) pours a hazy golden colour with a small white head. aroma of bread dough, yeast, vanilla and nettles, with a hint of butter and sweatsocks. flavour is mostly the same, herbal hops and nettles are dominant, with a hint of green tea, lemons and yeasty bread dough. light to medium-bodied with very soft carbonation.
Geokkjer (4311) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 10, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle bottled January 2009. Pours cloudy golden with a small off-white head. Aroma of lemon, sour berries, some funk, some leather and malt. Flavor is sour lemon with some malt, berries, leather and funk. Medium body, soft carbonation.
Meilby (4524) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 10, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle 750ml vintage 2009 @ Geokkjer
Pours slightly hazy copper/amber with a small off-white head. Aroma has notes of malt, tart, barnyard, some fruits. Taste is light to medium sweet and light to medium sour with a smooth and sour finish. Body is medium, texture is thin to oily, carbonation is flat.
mcberko (4146) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 9, 2013
4.7 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
750mL bottle at Grote Dorst, pours a cloudy dark orange with a medium white head. Aroma of incredibly complex barnyard funk, dry leather, and dry notes. Flavour is incredibly complex, with insanely complex barnyard funk, leather and more barnyard. Amazing depth, with such a deep complexity. The funkiness is of such a remarkably complex level. Very drinkable and a pleasure to drink. Amazing stuff.
jackl (2829) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 25, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample @ TdG ’13. The pour’s slightly hazy gold with a tiny head. The aroma’s of apple skin, lemon orchard, brett. The taste is more of the same. A bit of cobweb and brett. Smooth lemon sherbet. Notes of hay and dried grass. Soft carbonation, light body. Pretty solid.
Ludvig (74) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - APR 20, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
nice lambic! clear amber color. nicely tart not that dry but ofc some dryness. funky and fresh! really nice stuff!
olio (4156) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 6, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
75 cl bottle @ Gastropub Tuulensuu. Bottled on 10/2000.
Originally rated on 20110318.
Pours golden color with a minimal head. Aroma of sour fruits, grapes, some grassy notes and yeast. Flavor of yeast, fruits, earth and some leathery notes. Nice.
Bart (2938) - Brussels, BELGIUM - MAR 17, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
37,5cl Bottle @ home. Dark blond to light amber coloured beer some light carbonation and a very small white head. Lovely sweet sour fruity grainy balanced aroma. Full palate, rather smouth. Finish is fruity grainy, sour-tart noted. Nice unblended lambic.