abemorsten (3565) - Mosterøy, NORWAY - MAY 7, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Shared bottle courtesy of Ivar. White, disappating film on a hazy, golden body. Malty, spicy, dried light fruits, fresh tobacco, caramel and honey on the nose. Malty sweet, spicy and light bitter flavors. Medium to full body. Juicy. Smooth. Light acidity in the finish.
SinH4 (3069) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - SEP 22, 2016
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap. Hazy orange color with white head. Aroma is spicy, peppery, yeasty. Taste is spices, some grains. Silky mouthfeel. Quite boring, but the spicing is fun.
PotjeBier (2701) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - MAR 6, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
500ml swing op bottle, thanks to Secret Santa. Dark blonde color, mostly clear. Firm off white head with reasonable retention. Aroma’s of grain, malts, (sour) fruit. Sweet malts, sour fruit, grain and spices (ginger, possibly anise) retronasal. Flavor is moderate sweet, caramellish, a bit herbal spicy. Medium bodied. Finishes rather dry and herbal with moderate bitterness. Not shocking but well crafted.
Abijen (2497) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - OCT 18, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours a golden slightly unclear beer with a good white head. Smells sweet, syrup, bit orange and yeasts. Tastes vanilla, very smooth and orange. Nice bitter finish. Low carbo, thin body and a dry texture.
NoiZe (2323) - Zeist, NETHERLANDS - JUN 19, 2010
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap @ Brouwerij de Hemel. Amber colored brew. Malty, fruity aroma. Some hops, malts, fruits. Sweet.
jerohen (2169) - Bussum, NETHERLANDS - MAR 28, 2004
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Hazy orange coloured, small head. Spicy and yeasty like all De Hemel brews, very peppery. No my favourite kind of beer.
Zlotta (2086) - Hagen, GERMANY - MAY 5, 2016
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Sampled from tap at the brewpub. Clear, golden amber with a white to tan head. Sweetish-malty aroma of caramel, brown sugar, nuts and licorice root. Sweetish-malty taste of caramel, brown sugar, nuts and licorice root, followed by a short, slightly bitter, spicy finish. Medium body, slightly creamy mouthfeel, soft carbonation. Okay!
RW80 (2014) - Hoogeveen, NETHERLANDS - SEP 26, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle 500 ml,
Appearance: Deep golden orange hazy body, with a 2 fingers mostly thick white head, with very good retention. Head leaves moderate lacing on the glass. Aroma:light fruity, with some floral notes and grains,
Taste: Spicey sweet,fruit notes, some yeast and clear malts cardamon seeds, little bit of an orange peel. Medium thin body, good carbonation.
Even being past it’s prime. It’s probably the best Hemel bier.
tarjei (1954) - Bryne, NORWAY - AUG 5, 2008
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
50 cl bottle at Carlsens Kvarter, Odense. Dark golden to amber color, disappering white head. Aroma is wild berries and yeast. Flavor is wild berries, orange, malt, some hoppy bitterness. Fresh and very nice, but a bit thin.
OllieBBommel (1462) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 16, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle@home. Nice head, shrinking but lasting. Color Golden. Aroma anise. Taste anise, little sour. Palate dry, long lasting. Overall just for a try.