Skinnyviking (6287) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 24, 2009
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. High creamy and long lasting off-white head. Hazy milky amber body. Fruity caramel hops aroma. Hops caramel fruit flavor with a good deal of acidity: Low carbonation. Long bitter aftertaste. Alcohol well hidden by the bitterness.
ryan (3187) - Beltsville, Maryland, USA - JUN 23, 2009
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
on tap @ Biercafe ‘t Arendsnest. Very hazy amber body with a medium sized off-white head, nice retention and lace. Big hoppy amarillo nose with lots of citrus, apricot, some sugar, very fresh. Medium/light sweetness, Medium bitterness with apricot, grapefruit and a hefty dose of caramel. Medium body is very soft with gentle carbonation.
Fin (6933) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 20, 2009
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Bierkoning, Amsterdam, 07-06-09 Pours mid/dark brown, hazy but with a good cushion of slightly off white foam. Aroma is quite a citrus burst but there is also pine as well, wonderful. Taste is soft and sweetened lemon and grapefruit peel, this really takes the edge of the initial sweetness, lovely fruity stuff, nice bitterness at the end. A8 A3 F8 P4 Ov16 3.9
mirjukka (752) - LOHJA, FINLAND - JUN 14, 2009
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
bottle 330ml EXP 14/04/11 at Pikkulintu 10.06.09 shared copper few bubbles no carbonation at all. Sweet at first fruity then in aftertaste tiny kick of hops I was screaming something dark malts and over hopped after that. Anyway worth of re-rate.
JK54B (1535) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUN 11, 2009
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
A 0.33L bottle tasted at Pikkulintu 10.6.09. Nose of toffee and syrop. Hazy copperbrown colour. Not very foamy. Syropy taste. SOme alcohol in the nose. Sligh hints of smoke in the taste.
mjs (4202) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUN 10, 2009
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Bottle, 0.33 l, at Pikkulintu, Helsinki, on 2009-06-10) Brown and lightly hazy. Very small head. Sweetness, lightly strawberries, malts, alcohol and fruitiness in aroma. Medium bodied and bit dry palate with medium carbonation. Malts, sweetness, fruitiness, hops, strawberries and bitterness in taste. Fruity and bitter aftertaste. Fruity, malty and bitter aftertaste.
leftsmall (6) - USA - JUN 8, 2009 does not count
3.2 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Di colore ambrato velata con una schiuma persistente e di colore beige con bollicine fini
.al naso si presenta intensa
complessa con profumi di agrumi, in bocca risulta equilibrata persistente calda
amara secca e beverina.
bitbucket (2155) - Kirkland, Washington, USA - JUN 8, 2009
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
750, corked and baled. Thanks, After4ever! Pours cloudy light amber with a white ring of foam. Soft citrus aroma. Medium body and minimal carbonation. Lightly sweet taste of citrus, oxidized apples and peaches.
after4ever (5859) - Brier, Washington, USA - JUN 8, 2009
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
750, corked and baled. Thanks, Thewolf! Pours a murky dark amber with bright caramel highlights. Dense, creamy tan head. Gorgeous big peach/floral nose. Creamy, medium body. Peach, light nuts, light flowers, and a little bit of caramel on the mid-palate. Mild peachy finish. A little sweet, but not bad for a DIPA. Very refreshing for 9.2.
anders37 (15300) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 26, 2009
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours a clear orange color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty hoppy bitter piney grapefruit aroma. Fruity malty hoppy bitter piney flavor with some hints of grapefruit. Has a fruity malty hoppy bitter finish with a long bitter aftertaste.