Svesse (5716) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - APR 27, 2011
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
(Draught at Monk’s Porterhouse, Stockholm) Amber colour with lasting, beige head. Fruity, hoppy nose with notes of grapefruit, apricots and orange. Fruity, malty taste with caramel, pink grapefruit, orange peel, black-currant, resin and generous amounts of citric, earthy hops in the finish. Lots of malt to support all the hops. More than medium body, slightly sweet and fairly bitter. Very nice beer, quite impressive actually.
SaintMatty (4296) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAR 26, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
330ml Bottle (Bishops Arms, Vasagatan, Stockholm) - Amber/copper in colour. Pine, grapefruit and spruce in the aroma. Bitter and hoppy taste with pine, grapefruit and malt detected. The finish is hoppy and lingers, although it’s not overwhelming.
anders37 (14818) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 21, 2011
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours a clear golden color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty hoppy sweetish citrus aroma. Sweetish malty hoppy bitter piney citrus flavor. Has a fruity malty hoppy bitter citrus finish.
omhper (18371) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - FEB 6, 2011
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at the brewpub. Deep golden, small head. Huge lychee aroma. Mid sweet, rather fruity, Packed with tropical fruit-like hops. Not subtle, just saturated with aromatic hops. Long really bitter finish,. A powerful and quite impressive double IPA.