MoritzF (8250) - Bochum, GERMANY - OCT 22, 2011
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(bottle, 33cl) Hazy, pale golden colour with a blond medium-sized foamy head. Belgian yeast and slightly bready malt-character with subtle notes of citrus. Mildly sweet and slightly bitter flavour, medium to light bodied with a moderate carbonation. Slightly bready (cara-)malty taste with notes of baking yeast and a moderately bitter hoppy bite towards the finish, accompanied by delicately spicy notes. 01.X.11
DutchDrebus (3483) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - SEP 28, 2011
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle @ benzai. Witbier colour with a small white head. Smells like an overload of coriander. Tasts yeasty and fresh, but there’s quite a lot of coriander in there. Okay carbo, medium body.
Benzai (6421) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - SEP 14, 2011
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle @ home, shared with Dutchdrebus and Thompson. Hazy pale yellow color, small white head. Smell and taste spices, koriander I think. Decent carbo, low to medium body. Not really nice.
oh6gdx (20004) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 20, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled@Tuulensuu, Tampere. Hazy yellow colour, small white head. Aroma is citrus, mild sugar, some slight honeyish ntoes as well as some spices. Flavour is fruits, nectar, some honey, wood and mild spicy notes.
olio (5277) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 20, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
33 cl bottle @ Gastropub Tuulensuu, Tampere.
Pours hazy yellow colour with small head. Aroma is soapy citrus, apricot and spices. Flavour is spices, apricot, peach, citrus, some honey and caramel. Strong carbonation with a mouth drying palate.
laiti (4947) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 20, 2011
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
33 cl bottle @ Gastropub Tuulensuu, no clear BBE info
Fresh aroma with citrus and spices. Rather spicy flavour with citrus. Also some alcohol comes through. Nice, but too spicy.
suprchunk (1952) - Crestview, Florida, USA - AUG 6, 2011
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Hazy dark straw color. Little white bubbly head, surprising since it started gushing out when I opened it. No lacing left behind. Smells spicy - coriander. Tastes the same. Sweet and spicy. Carbonic bite. Thin. Not overly bad.
wekker84 (1420) - etten-leur, NETHERLANDS - JUL 15, 2011
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
330 ml bottle a golden yellow colored beer with a white head aroma malts some sweetness fruit spicy and some hop flavor malts some sweetness fruits citrus spicy and some hops
altonbrownd (4615) - Brussels, BELGIUM - JUN 1, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Bier Paradijs. Bold yellow body with top head. Nose of malts, fruits, citrus and yeast. Taste is quite yeasty, sweet, floral. Pretty good blonde, this one. Nice prickly texture.
Travlr (9999) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - APR 17, 2011
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft at Goblin Pun in Pavullo nel Frignano, courtesy of Umberto - grazie signore! Hazy yellow orange color, medium white head. Aroma of baking bread. Taste is straw and orange peel. Nice.