lusikka (5324) - Tampere, FINLAND - DEC 22, 2012
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
650 ml bottle.
Pours a cloudy yellow colour with a small foamy head. Aroma of grassy hops, grainy malts and some hay. Flavour of grainy malts, hay, floral hops, citrus and some caramel with notes of gooseberries. Medium bodied, slick mouthfeel and a finish of grainy malts and floral hops. Good.
tiong (3068) - Espoo, FINLAND - DEC 22, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours clear golden color with a tiny head. Aroma of grassy hops, hints of biscuity and bready malts. Taste is malty and hoppy with hints of grass, hints of biscuits and breads. Finish is hoppy and malty. Okay, quite hoppy lager.
olio (5260) - Tampere, FINLAND - DEC 22, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
33 cl bottle.
Pours hazy golden color with a small head. Aroma of grassy hops, fruits, goose berry bush and some clove. Flavor of grass, mild hops, caramel, some malts and mild buttery notes. A bit too grassy.
laiti (4941) - Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 22, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
65 cl bottle (5,0%) @ lusikka. Release #5
Aroma has grassy hops, some grainy malt and butter. Flavour has lots of butter, some grassy hops, grainy malt and hints of honey. Sweet, lots more than the ABV promises. I would take this as an imperial pilsener.
gsmitty80 (1741) - Washington DC, USA - DEC 19, 2012
2.6 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Not a bad beer but really nothing to it. Was it trying to be a lager or a pale ale? Little bit of an identity crisis, still not sure.
rumproasts (2549) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - DEC 5, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
bottle .golden with small head. grassy lager with an pleasant but unusual hoppy finish. could probably push the hops even a bit further, but this is a nice twist on what would otherwise likely be a pretty standard lager.
jsquire (3336) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - NOV 22, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pale golden color out of the bottle with a fizzy white head. Fresh citrus hop nose. Very hop forward beer with flavors of orange rind and red grapefruit over a firm buscuity maltiness. Long hop finish. This is a very hoppy lager.
joergen (19639) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - NOV 17, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at Papsø.
Cloudy yellow coloured with a small white head.
Malty aroma of hops, grass and pine needles.
Malty flavour of hops and grass with notes of grapefruits.
Dry hoppy finish.
Ungstrup (28448) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - NOV 13, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottled. A hazy yellow beer with a white head. The aroma has notes of straw, malt, and lemons. The flavor malt, lemons, and straw, leading to a to a dry finish.
Pinball (10605) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 13, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
cloudy light yellow, small white head.
flavor is malty, hoppy, good blance, nice dry sipping pub lager.