tricksta_p (2422) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - NOV 22, 2015
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle at home. Aroma of dark malt, hint of roast, hint of coffee, hint of liquorice. Flavour is light sweet with a light to moderate bitter finish. Body is light, weak, watery. Feels unfinished, unstable. Not impressed.
Zupastan (157) - Kortrijk, BELGIUM - NOV 11, 2015
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
33 cl bottle @ Stijn’s place, shared with Stijn. Dark brown beer with a small, beige head, non-adhesive. Aroma is roasted malts, herbs, grains, earthy notes. Medium carbonation. Taste is grainy, roasted malts, chocolate, quite watery, sweet. Aftertaste is bready, chocolate.
vipinvelp (3162) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - SEP 27, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear dark ruby red, lacing light brown foam head. Nice aroma, light, some coffee, chocolate notes. Light bitter taste, great gift from Han, thanks. (Velp 201509)
DutchDrebus (5110) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - SEP 20, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle @ home. Dark brown to black colour with a medium sized beige to light brown head. Smells roasty, iron, floral, slightly soapy. Tastes liquorice, quite sweet, slightly caramel, slightly roasty, slightly coffee, floral and slightly soapy. I like the roastyness (but it?s kinda weak) and dislike the floral/soapy aspect. Thin to medium body, soft carbo.
Douberd (3728) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - MAY 4, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
(Epe Bier Collectief Afschot) Bottle 330 ml at home, served into a dimpled mug, ABV 5.4%
Deep mahogany brown colour on the body, one full finger of thick, beige head, with quite good retention, leaving light lacing behind.
Aroma has milky chocolate, light roasted malts.
Taste also of light chocolate, cold cocoa, light roasted malts on the finish.
Medium thin body, low carbonation. Creamy and smooth.
Good, pleasant to drink.
DwarfeD (1932) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - MAR 28, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
33cl bottle at home. Dark brown with a small off-white head. Light to medium body with low to moderate carbonation. Quite sweet with some bitter tones. Malts, caramel, brown sugar, coffee and spices. An ok but somewhat watery brew.
Leighton (15383) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 26, 2015
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle shared at chriso’s Post-GBBF Shindig 2014 - London. Pours clear amber with a big, thick tan head. Light tangy berries, mild infection, some earth. Light in body with lively carbonation. Finishes with some leafy bitterness and tart berry fruits. The infection has taken hold. Shame.
RW80 (1469) - Hoogeveen, NETHERLANDS - DEC 25, 2014
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
33cl bottle shared. Apperance: Dark brown with a off-white head with a decent retention. The head is slightly below 2 fingers sized.
Aroma: light roast, grass and a hint of coffee.
Taste: watery with a mild bitterness thanks to the roasted malts, some light coffee and a hint of fruit.
thin body , slighly overcabonated for it’s body.
BobEvers (366) - NETHERLANDS - DEC 22, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
kleur: donker zwart, flinke bruine schuimkraag, veel koolzuur
geur: geroosterd mout.
smaak: koffie, gebrand mout, fris/fruit (lijkt op rivella) prikkeling koolzuur
Niet erg scherp, eigenlijk wel aangenaam
mR_fr0g (6536) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 11, 2014
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle shared at Chriso’s post GBBF minidig, 16/08/14. Light amber / orange coloured head with a lasting cream head. Aroma is tart apple, musty, light caramel, dusty. Flavour is composed, tart fruit, apple and caramel. Palate is light watery hgh chalky carbonation. Light infection in this bottle.