pilsnerrogge (2351) - Finspång, SWEDEN - NOV 7, 2010
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Monk’s Porter House, Stockholm:
Pours a rusty brown colour with a creamy head. Gooseberries, lychees and grapefruit on the nose. Flavour has more gooseberries, lychees an grapefruits.
SaintMatty (4279) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - NOV 2, 2010
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught (Monk’s Porterhouse, Stockholm) - Brown in colour. Hoppy aroma with pine, grapefruit and toffee detected. Tangy, fruity and hoppy taste with grapefruit, caramel and dried fruit. Fairly tasty.
Svesse (5679) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - SEP 25, 2010
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Draught at Monk’s Porterhouse, Stockholm, 15 Sep 2010) Reddish amber colour with huge, firm, beige head. Malty, fruity nose with notes of black-currant, caramel and orange peel. Fruity, malty taste with black-currant, caramel and dark fruit. Solid malt backbone, rather dry, generous hoppy bitterness. Very nice and tasty.
Rune (6905) - Tromsø, NORWAY - SEP 18, 2010
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
100ml draught, one of five in a sample tray at Monk’s Porter House. Patchy surface atop of a clear, dark body with ruby highlights. Smell of grapefruit and oranges with underlying malts. Orange fruity taste supplied with toffee malts. Sharp bitter fruity ending. Soft on the swallow. Well balanced and pleasant to drink (Stockholm, 13.09.2010).
caesar (4505) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - SEP 17, 2010
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap @ Monk’s Porterhouse. Brownish color, short head. Malty, cooked meat, hoppy. Quite bitter. Ok.
ante (3374) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - SEP 11, 2010
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at Monks Porterhouse, Stockholm. Pours out in a hazy reddish amber colour with a low firm off-white head. Really hoppy aroma of blond grapefruit, lemon-zest and resin. Medium-bodied with notes of red grapefruit, wet grass and mild ink. Grainy mouthfeel. Long dryish and grainy bitter finish of grass, orange-peels, red grapefruit and pine. Tasty yet a bit harsh mouthfeel.
omhper (18326) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - SEP 7, 2010
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at Monk’s Porterhouse, Stockholm. Hazy ruby, creamy head. Aroma of cherries and licorice. Mid sweet with clean, rounded mouthfeel and above medium body. Plenty of grapefruit and aniseed. Dry and richly hoppy with growing bitteness.