caesar (5045) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - JUN 30, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled @ RBESG 2013 Grand Tasting. Dark reddish color, short head. Aroma of loads of cherries and cherry pits, marzipan. Soft sourness, quite fruity. Got some bitterness as well, but mostly lots of fruity sweetness. Little too much carbonation. Lots of fruit, could have used a bit more sourness.
thebeertourist (4778) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 11, 2009
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
75 cl bottle, vintage 2006, at Moeder Lambic. Ruby red with a pinkish head. Kriek aroma, somewhat sweet, but not excessively so. Sweet "mon cherie" flavours, ending dry. Quite refined cherry taste. Nice.
nimbleprop (4758) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - APR 14, 2010
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
750ml bottle pours a translucent, purple red with a little creamy, pink head. Aroma is fruity, musty, sweet, strawberry, cherry, lightly cheesy. Flavor has an intense cherry pie flavor, strawberry jam. Heavy carbonation, medium bodied. Not too tart/sour.
Borresteijn (4620) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - JUN 30, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
75cl Bottle at RBESG’13 Grand Tasting. Hazy red/amber colour, pink head. Aroma of sweet cherries, cherry skin, acetone. Flavour is medium-sweet, acetone, almonds, bitter cherry skin, acetic finish. Light-bodied. OK I guess.
jackl (4560) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - AUG 17, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle @ Chriso’s Pre-GBBF Shindig. Massive gusher, this bottle. Pours deep hazy red with a medium white head. The nose is loads of cherry, strawberry, sweet sugar. The taste is light tart cherries, a bit of funk and yeast. Light body, fairly soft. Decent.
tderoeck (4490) - Gent, BELGIUM - SEP 3, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
10/VIII/13 - 75cl bottle @ RBBSG II, my place - BB: XI/2013 (2013-725) Thanks to 77ships for sharing the bottle!!
Little cloudy purplish pink beer, irregular pinkish big bubbled head, bit stable, non adhesive. Aroma: lots of chloride, some red fruits, cherries, bit sweet, citrus. MF: ok carbon, light to medium body. Taste: bit metallic, citrus, cooked cherries, bitter touch. Aftertaste: little bitter, metallic, jam, lots of chloride.
Countbeer (4372) - Best of E-Town mit ein Brauhaus, NETHERLANDS - JUL 4, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ RBESG’13 Grand Tasting @ De Molen: Served in a Molen taster: Thanks for sharing 77ships:
Some creamy white bubbles on top of a murky pink red colored beer.
Aroma is vinous, lots of red of fruit, cherry, cranberry, raspberry, wood, yeast.
Flavours of red fruit, cranberry, cherry, raspberry, yeast, cheese, some grains, lovely sour.
Aftertaste is a mix of cheese, red fruit, sour and grains.
Low carbo, smooth creamy mouthfeel, medium to fuller body and a balanced creamy texture.
Bery nice approacj o a fruit beer. Res fruit, sour and creamy. Yummi.
Grovlam (4154) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAR 16, 2008
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. [Thanks to yespr for bringing it back to DK] Large reddish bubbly head that mostly lasted. Good display of lacework. Muddy reddish color. Aroma of light barnyard, soap and perfume. Over the palate came fruity notes, not as sour as expected from the initial sniff. Hint of citrus, flower. Medium bodied with an average carbonation and light dry texture. Light to moderated sweet and sour in a good mix. Light sour fruity finish.
DutchDrebus (3956) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - MAR 10, 2012
2.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle thx to joes@zzt3. Deep purple to red colour woth a pinkish head. Smells sour, fruity, sharp. Tastes cherry, sharp, sour but also a bit watery. Thin palate, watery, okay carbo.
dEnk (3774) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - AUG 6, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ RBESG. Aroma is cherry, somewhat tart and acidic, some flowers, red beet. Flavour is tart cherry and other red fruits. Nice.