Benzai (11312) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - MAR 2, 2012
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
33cl bottle @ home. Clear golden color, big mostly lasting white head. Don’t smell much. Taste malts and a some weird sweet-bitterness. Not a really triple-like beer imo. Soft carbo, low body.
Drake (11116) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - DEC 30, 2008
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
750 mL bottle courtesy of cletus. Thanks! Best by August 2010. Pours a hazy orange color with a large, frothy head, good head retention and lacing. Very bready and fruity aroma with notes of pear, peach, candi sugar and banana. Taste is bitter and fruity, with peach, candi sugar, banana, unsalted potato chips and bread. Full bodied.
BeerandBlues2 (11048) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 19, 2008
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared by ratman. Pours hazy orange with an average, frothy, off-white head, somewhat lasting with good lacing. Aroma is heavy malt (cookie, meal), average hops (perfume, grass), heavy yeast (barnyard, earth) with notes of plum, apple, pear, and ginger. Medium bodied, sticky texture, lively carbonation, and a bitter finish. Long duration, moderate sweetness, light acidity and bitterness.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - JAN 18, 2009
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Date: January 03, 2009
Source: Tasting, Cellar Party
Appearance: hazy yellow, wispy white head
Aroma: sweet spicy aroma, candy sweetness is nice balanced by the phoenolic spicyness
Body: big body
Flavor: big sweet malt flavor
Overall: sweet candy malt flavor, nice balancing spicyness
Aroma: 7/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 7/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 14/20
KimJohansen (10404) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - MAR 4, 2008
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
[Bottle, Tasting @ Papsoe - courtesy of Ungstrup/yespr] Clear deep golden with medium white head. Sweet yeasty aroma with orange peel and coriander notes. Sweet fruity flavor with yeast and coriander notes. Ends sweet and dry.
faroeviking (10284) - FAROE ISLANDS - MAR 12, 2010
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Botella. Unclear deep golden colour. Grande white espuma, fairly well lasting. Fruity yeasty and dulce aroma. El sabor is dulce, fruity and yeasty con un poco de spice. Hides the alc. bien.
pivnizub (9517) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - OCT 13, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle: Clear, deep golden, small persistent white head, sweet pale-malty nose, bisquits underneath, some nutty traces and orange-peel as well; solid sweet flavour with a slight bitterness; slightly drier sweet-bitter finish, orange peel and hops detectable. O.K., not very exciting......
GT2 (9412) - Oceanside, California, USA - MAR 15, 2010
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Tap at ZBF. Poured a barely hazy yellow with a thin yet persistent white head that had good retention. Aroma of spices, orange peel, light vinegar. Taste is light-bodied, weak spices, stale light fruits.
gnoff (9191) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - MAR 8, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
75 cl bottle thanks to Dunbar72! Sampled on March 7, 2015.
Slight bit hazy golden color, big white head. Mild, sweet, malty scent. Spicy, herbal, bitter, grainy taste. Herbal, spicy aftertaste. Fizzy mouthfeel, medium to medium high bitterness.
rosenbergh (9144) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUN 23, 2011
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
330 ml bottle. From bierzwerg.de.
Cloudy golden colour with small white head.
Toffee, berries and Belgian yeast in aroma.
Berry sourness, some yeast and some sweetness in flavour.
No good. Arend Blond was much tastier.