DutchDrebus (4528) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - NOV 10, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ home. Dark orange to amber colour with a decent white head. Smells pine, hops, resin, grapefruit, lovely. Tastes bitter, fruity, fresh, grapefruit, hops, some pine. Lovely beer! Medium body, soft carbo.
kraddel (4464) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - NOV 4, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
hope i’m rating the right one. they told me the beer was ’ apollo hops’ but it doenst exist so it could onley be this i supose?
smells very hoppy, tastes very veggie ( weird )
jackl (5404) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - OCT 11, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap @ Borefts 2012. The pour’s hazy orange with a medium white head. The nose is herbal hoppy mango, some pineapple and spun sugar. The taste is melon, bitter green shoots, salty pineapple cake. Somewhat medicinal. A bit astringent. Medium body. OK.
Vaiz (3739) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - OCT 8, 2012
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Tasted at the 4th BBF @ De Molen. Hazy golden pour. Aroma is floral, fruity, resin and pine. Very full. Flavor is hugely hopped bitter, aromatic. Amazing balance. A bit heavy but very nice.
Christian (11551) - Odense, DENMARK - OCT 7, 2012
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Boreft Beer Festival 2012. Cloudy orange with a small white head. Fruity tangerine aroma with yeasty and grassy notes. Dry, fruity and yeasty flavour
Benzai (9653) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - OCT 6, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sampled @ Borefts 12. Hazy orange color, small to average sized, lightly creamy, lightly frothy, decently lasting off-white head. Aroma is moderately malty, heavily hopped, mostly bitter hops only a little bit fruity, lightly resin, moderately yeasty. Taste moderately bitter, lightly sticky hops and grapefruit. Medium to full body, sticky texture, medium carbonation.
gunnar (6129) - Sandnes, NORWAY - OCT 4, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at Borefts 2012. Pours hazy golden with a big creamy off-white head. Aroma of spruce,wood and herbs. Taste is strong bitter, resiny lingering orange and citrus, liquorice and mint, delicious.
Countbeer (5048) - Best of E-Town mit 2 Brauhausen, NETHERLANDS - OCT 3, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Medium sized vast and slow disappearing white head on top of a hazy orange colored beer.
Smell hops, lemon, citrus, cactus, grassy, floral, some herbs and a hint of malts.
Taste lemon, citrus, sweet, light spicy, floral malty, hops, herbs.
Aftertaste is a good mix of bitter tones, some fruity and malts.
Low carbo, creamy mouthfeel, good medium to a lightly fuller body and a creamy texture. Very nice but not surprising.
bierkoning (10877) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - OCT 3, 2012
3.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: MAR 2, 2013 Tap @ Borefts 2012. HBC 342 version. Floral hops and dried tropical and citrusfruit in the aroma. Firm floral grassy hopbitter flavor with dried tropical and citrusfruit and an earthy, almost medecinal finish. (8 3 7 2 13 = 3.3)
Bottle. Galaxy version. Orange amber color. Melon, lychee and citrus in the aroma. Firm earthy medecinal hopbitter flavor with lychee, melon and citrus (7 3 7 2 14 = 3.3)
Theis (14114) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 3, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at Borefts BeerFest 2012. Cloudy amber - white head. Cheese, spicy, forrest, light wooden, peppery, caramel, nutty, ok bitterness, grassy, light light piney notes. OK - not fantastic.