Garrat (1258) - Suffolk, ENGLAND - JAN 4, 2006
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle.Dark hazy amber,small head,aroma of sour fruit and yeast,taste is smooth and fruity with a light sourness.
MesandSim (7119) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 2, 2006
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
a sim rate: (bottled at Bier Beertje in Bruges, Belgium)
Very drinkable amber ale. Hoppy aroma with some lemon. Good head. Peachy, slightly sour. Pretty standard, but nice.
JonMoore (1858) - Loughborough, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - DEC 7, 2005
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Orange with floaties and a slim off-white head. Spicey aroma with fruit, caramel and some hops. Quite a nice sweet, spicey and dry taste, with a nice bitter finish. Medium bodied, moderate carbonation. Nice.
pivo (2566) - GERMANY - OCT 30, 2005
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Corriander in the nose, clear orange gold color, white spongy head. Soft fruity malt - orange and apricot notes. Like spice end, pepper and some hop. Good blend of sweet and spice, really. Quick and clean body. Straight forward beer. A little thinner than I wanted, though.
YogiBeera (2475) - New Jersey, USA - OCT 30, 2005
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Medium intense koriander and orange nose. Light amber color, small head. Very fizzy carbonation. Intense sage and lavender taste - lot*s of herbs. Finishes very bitter. Get’s sweeter as it warms up.
Bart (2940) - Brussels, BELGIUM - SEP 19, 2005
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
dark amber colour, normal head, aroma is malty, some caramel, drinks easy, nice taste, but nothing special.
Otje (677) - Veendam, NETHERLANDS - SEP 7, 2005
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
copper colored ale with almost no head. spicy, yeasty nose. taste: caramel, fruity, sweet, metallic. some hopbitterness in the finish. drinkable.
TBone (12547) - Pori, FINLAND - JUL 26, 2005
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Golden, small creamy head. Yeasty, spicey nose, some fruits (apricot) too. Sweet, liquerish, metallic taste. Some hops in the finish. A bit too much candi sugar added.
rauchbier (3605) - Isle Of Beer, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - JUN 3, 2005
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, Paters Vaetje in Antwerpen. Amber, moderate white head and gentle condition. Pleasant mix of sweet yeast and caramel maltiness in the aroma. Good solid hoppiness in the mouth reminiscent of an English bitter, some muted caramel notes and a low Orval brettiness. Soft sweet finish with a trace of hop bitterness.
Papsoe (25085) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 24, 2005
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(Bottle 25 cl) Nice deep golden colour - almost amber. Fairly decent head with some lacing. Some initial sweetness quickly balanced with a rather hoppy finish. 290695