JefVerstraete (2883) - Oosterzele, BELGIUM - MAR 7, 2016
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle as a gift from my brother. Clear honey/apple juice colour. Sweet and spicy with nose of flowers and honey. Very well balanced. Very pure. Nice mead!
tderoeck (8127) - Gent, BELGIUM - MAR 4, 2016
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
20/II/16 - 750ml stone bottle @ RBBWG V (Ben’s place) - BB: n/a, bottled: IX/26/15 (2016-203) Thanks to JefVerstraete for sharing the bottle!
Clear dark amber to purple liquid, high viscosity. Aroma: alcohol, sweet, caramel, honey, sugary, bit oxidized, sugary. MF: no carbon, full body. Taste: lots of honey, caramel, bready touch, sugary, spicy, very oxidized. Aftertaste: toasted, more oxidation, sugary, syrupy, lots of alcohol.
kraddel (6162) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - FEB 27, 2016
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Sampled at RBBWG16 . thnx for sharing everyone ! Pours dark, yet clear amberbrown. Smell is sweet. Metallic, walnut . taste is sweet, oxidized, Honey, oak, booze. Sharp, very full. Nice !
Zlotta (2154) - Hagen, GERMANY - FEB 21, 2016
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at RBBWG 2016 in Antwerpen. Minimally hazy, reddish amber. Sweetish, slightly boozy aroma of dark ripe fruits, caramel and honey. Sweet, slightly fruity, rather boozy taste of caramel, dark ripe fruits, brown sugar, honey and strawberry jam, followed by a medium long, rather boozy finish. Medium to full body, oily mouthfeel. Very nice!
Benzai (14074) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - FEB 20, 2016
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sampled from bottle @ Ratebeer Belgian Winter Gathering 2016. Clear light red color, no head. Aroma is sweet, honey, light candy sugar. Taste sweetness, honey, alcohol, sugar, alcohol. Medium body, sticky texture. Quite nice.
erickok (5396) - Leuven, BELGIUM - FEB 20, 2016
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Dark brown, headless. Heavy sweetness, honey, super deep, super rich, raisin and sticky fruit. Liquoir and desert wine sweetness. Thick, sweet, sticky, decilious. What a mead! Heavy and rich and sticky and sooo good. Amazing. (Sampled during RBBWG 2016)
ElManana (1889) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - FEB 20, 2016
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at RBBWG, thanks for sharing seb! Honey, apple pie, very sweet, nice desert.
Hansen (8410) - Assentoft, DENMARK - SEP 27, 2015
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Deep amber coloured and crystal clear. Sweet aroma, honey, faint hazel-nuts, fruity. Heavy sweet flavor, syrupy texture.
EHSRanders (2006) - Tjele, DENMARK - SEP 26, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Clear amber colour with No head. Sweet honey aroma and flavor. Creamy palate. Very good.
HenrikSoegaard (13145) - Randers, DENMARK - SEP 26, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Ceramic 100 ml bottle. Dark amber colour. Moderate sweet powerfull herbal aroma. Long great Honey/herbal flavor. Long finish. Creamy palate. Fantastic mead.