chrisv10 (9691) - DENMARK - JAN 29, 2011
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Hazy amber with medium off-white head. Flavour is malt, caramel, fruit, pine, grass and hops.
lusikka (5175) - Tampere, FINLAND - JAN 16, 2011
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
500 ml bottle @ Gastropub Nordic.
Pours a hazy reddish brown colour with a large lacy head. Aroma of sweet fruits, caramel and floral hops. Flavour of floral hops, caramel malts and strong pine needles. Medium bodied, thick mouthfeel and a lingering bitter finish. Good.
esox (951) - Oulu, FINLAND - DEC 10, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle @ Pikkulintu. Amber colour, creamy head. Fresh, intense hop aroma. Lots of resins, pine needles, some sweeter mango. Just enough caramel to balance it a bit. Dry and very bitter has sticy reisns. Smooth maltiness in the finish some caramel. Also a hint of yeastiness, maybe due to the pour. Good and intense IPA, a bit rough on the edges.
BoBoChamp (5014) - Gent, BELGIUM - OCT 10, 2010
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
50cl, at 7.7%Vol, Danish brewery, from De Hopduvel Gent, complex bitter brew, yet easy to drink, balanced, cloudy, rocky head, good brew
mjs (4168) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 31, 2010
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(Bottle, 7.4 % version - batch RØ79, at Pikkulintu) Poured reddish brown and hazy. Head was quite large and brown shaded white. Aroma contained hops, fruitiness and malts. Palate was medium bodied and dry with medium carbonation. Flavours were malts, fruitiness, pine, resin, solvent, mild sweetness, molasses and bitterness. Aftertaste was malty and bitter. .
omhper (18757) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - JUN 6, 2010
3.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught at Copnhagen Beer Festival. Hazy amber, small head. Sweaty grapefruit aroma. Quite sweet with medium body and rounded mouthfeel. The hops turns somewhat resiny in the finish, possibly a clash between intense bitterness and sweetness.
DJMonarch (9158) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUN 1, 2010
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On Tap at TAP 1, Copenhagen 08/05/2010
Big hop aroma. Golden amber coloured hoppy and fruity with a pineapple flavour. Crisp bitter and slightly dry in the finish.
oh6gdx (19933) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUN 1, 2010
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught@CPH BeerFest 2010. Amber colour, small beige head. Aroma is fruits, wood, mild yeast as well as some slight honeyish notes. Flavour is fruits,wood, quite brutal floral and grassy bitterness as well as some mild notes of honey. Brutally bitter and hoppy.
SaintMatty (4499) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAY 20, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Copenhagen Beer Festival 2010 - Amber in colour. Hoppy aroma with pine, grapefruit and caramel. Bitter and hoppy taste with notes of grapefruit, caramel and a hint of aniseed. Tasty and enjoyable.
gnoff (7328) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - MAY 9, 2010
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
At Copenhagen Beerfestival, on May 8, 2010. Draught.
Hazy copper color, off-white head. Weak hoppy scent, a bit sugary. Hoppy, bitter, citrus, harsh, solvents taste. Medium to moussy mouthfeel. Medium high harsh bitterness.