Gerbeer (1662) - Vancouver, British Columbia, - APR 27, 2012
2.7 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
330 ml botttle at de Wiering in Leuven. Pours a hazy brown with medium persistent head. Very light nose - hops, malt and caramel. Hoppy taste up front wtih bitter finish. Some malt and floral notes. A bit acidic - perhaps too cold. A bit off balance.
sharkydodson (151) - St. Petersburg, RUSSIA - JUL 2, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
the aroma is caramel and yeasty with shades of honey, resin and spices... the taste is malty and fruity with notes of citrus, resin, wine and honey... noticeable light hoppy bitterness... bitter spicy aftertaste...
Idiosynkrasie (3574) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - JUN 19, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
330ml bottle. Hazy amber colour with average, frothy to creamy, fairly lasting, moderately lacing, of-white head. Fruity aroma has notes of plum, cherry, red berries. Taste is slightly dry, moderately sweet fruity, notes of plum, raisin, a touch of cherry, red berries; lasting dry to bitter finish. Compact, integrated, solid.
AdiBeer (867) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 18, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Aroma: caramel malts honey, fruity hops. Appearance: hazy pale gold, small white frothy head. Taste: medium sweet. Palate: mild fruity hops, not bitter, sweets carry on, tropical fruits, mango, very light carbonation. Overall: fantastic Belgian Strong Ale, great palate. Bottle from Beer of Belgium, Ypres.
miquelcrush (1073) - Granollers, SPAIN - JUN 18, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bona cervesa, equilibrada i gustosa.
Buena cerveza, equilibrada y sabrosa.
pdoorr (50) - - JUN 7, 2014
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle 33 CL.
Aroma is not perceivable... My nose?
Pours Amber with a thin persistent head.
Taste is bitter and a little watery.
Low to medium body with high carbonation.
Bitterness in the aftertaste.
deanso (5018) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 29, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
33cl; bottle from ABCBeers.
Thick creamy white head. Hazy amber pour. A bit sweet and bitter. Quite a nice brew.
Lore (968) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAY 25, 2014
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
hazy amber colour, moderate yellowish off-white head; aroma of dried fruits (raisin, figs), apple, some caramel, honey and hints of alcohol; taste is the same - excellent Belgian strong ale
dEnk (3680) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - MAY 11, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle @ home. Aroma is caramel, spices, clove, dark forest fruits and a spicy yeast note. Flavour is light dry and sweet, malty herbal note and some liquorice in the finish.
kerenmk (2162) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAY 6, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle sample at a tasting at Dima’s. Thanks Stas and Vova. Murky amber with white ring. A little bubblegum, guava, honey and yeasty aroma, yeasty bitterness in the mouth, slightly flat, medium-bodied and long, yeasty finish.
Otterdance (164) - Norwich, Norfolk, ENGLAND - MAR 17, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Murky deep amber with a lovely foamy head. Sweet malty cheesecake biscuit base, woodland spice and hops, tart fruit. Twang of heat from the alcohol isn’t quite masked by the sugar. Medium body and carbonation.