cgarvieuk (12238) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 18, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
bottle at home ... funky sweet juicy fruits nose ... little brett up front ... soft fruits ... light lemon and grapefruit ... some gooseberry ... this is ok... not a big one for me ... but ok
gunnar (4322) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JUL 14, 2011
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Shared bottle at local tasting, thanks to Ole Anders. Pours cloudy golden with a small white head. Aroma is sour, acidic this is brett talking. Taste is fresh and dry, light toffee malty with a sour note, quite refreshing beer.
Sigmund (4510) - Tau, NORWAY - JUL 14, 2011
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Corked bottle, shared at local tasting. ABV is 4.8%, 30,4 EBU. Bittering hop is Premiant, late hops Cascade and Amarillo. Golden colour, moderate white head. Fresh aroma of brettanomyces, farmhouse, oxidised apple cider, hints of oak. Dry flavour, brettanomyces character, oaky notes, notes of dry cider, moderately sour but not vinegary. Decent hops in the finish. Light bodied, very refreshing.
Pinball (10136) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 13, 2011
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
cloudy orange, smooth white head.
hoppy and bretty and fresh aroma. nice bretty twist on a hoppy beer.
flavor is bretty, hoppy, dry. ends hoppy and bretty. the hops are dry, and aromatic, not overly bitter. well balanced with the brett. Also tastes like if a belgian yeast was used.
Ungstrup (27682) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUL 13, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled. An unclear golden beer with a lazing off-white head. The aroma has notes of malt, caramel, and spices. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, brettanomyces, and a bit of caramel, leading to a tart finish. Thanks pinball for sharing.
Papsoe (25113) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 13, 2011
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle 75 cl. Courtesy of Pinball. Pours a cloudy - almost murky - golden with a white head. Tart fruity, citrusy aroma. Fairly light body, dry fruitiness, a light sweetness - Brett right? No real bitterness. A very easygoing and quaffable Sour (well, to be honest it’s only tart). 130711
chrisv10 (9443) - DENMARK - JUN 25, 2011
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Slightly hazy golden/orange with medium off-white head. Flavour is malt, brett, little bitter, hops, little white wine, citrus and a little sour.
Benzai (5754) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JUN 18, 2011
2.3 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Hints of a lot of things in the smell, but the sourness in the smell dominates all the way. Not my kind of beer.
Koelschtrinker (9488) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - JUN 3, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Ausgewogen säuerlich-hopfiger Antrunk, in seiner Art mild aber bestimmt, vollmundig. Stimmig, erfrischend, bitter-trockenes Finish. 11/11/12/11//11
Borresteijn (4144) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - JUN 3, 2011
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
75cl Bottle from De Bierkoning. Hazy amber colour, dense rocky off white head. Aroma of Brettanomyces, apple, bread, flowers, vanilla/oak. Flavour is light sweet, malty, vanilla, apple, Brettanomyces flavours, light sourness, bitter hoppy finish with a light sour twang. Light to medium bodied. This beers screams Orval. Great.