DJMonarch (9158) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAY 30, 2010
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: AUG 22, 2010 1. From the Bottle at TAP 1,Copenhagen 07/05/2010
Some hop aroma. Golden coloured hoppy and a little sweet on the palate with a slightly dry malt finish.
2. From the Bottle at Chris O’s pre GBBF tasting, Kensal Rise 31/07/2010
Fruit and malt aromas. Amber coloured and hoppy with a hint of dryness and bitterness in a malt finish.
FatPhil (8995) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - AUG 3, 2013
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
500ml bottle (K Kamppi, Helsinki)
Pleasant fruity hop aroma. But this is a pretty pissy lager underneath. Watery palate. Meh. Touch plasticky malts in the late finish.
TwoSipDip (8878) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUL 12, 2012
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Tap @ brewery. A bit hazy, golden appearance with a white head. Somewhat fruity, citrusy, straw aroma. Carbonation seemed a touch sharp. Flavors of oranges, citrus, grass, and straw.
Rune (7760) - Tromsø, NORWAY - APR 13, 2014
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
500ml bottle bought at Eide handel. Large, frothy white head with fine retention and fair lacing. Near-clear amber-gold body. Discreet aroma of pale malts and herbal hops. Blended flavours of caramel malts, wheat and orange fruit. Fresh fruit bitter ending. Medium bodied. Easy to drink and food friendly (shared with frau Eva, Tromsø 13.04.2014).
Meilby (7189) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - SEP 26, 2012
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught @ Fanø Bryghus
Pours clear deep golden with a small off-white head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel and floral hops. Taste is light to medium sweet and light bitter. Body is medium, texture is thin to oily, carbonation is soft.
Skinnyviking (6733) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 7, 2009
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught. Low but lasting fluffy white head. Clear yellow body. Weak malty honey aroma. Sweet and mild malty honey flavor with low carbonation and a short aftertaste.
Hansen (6429) - Assentoft, DENMARK - MAR 13, 2010
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Light golden colour, hazy. Has a white head, mostly lasting. Aroma is light malty, light bread. Flavor is moderate sweet and fresh, real nice. Faint bitter finish.
Plovmand (6301) - Helsinge, DENMARK - OCT 14, 2010
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Bit hazy deep golden with a big white head. The aroma is quite hoppy for the style with notes of peach, light citrus and some flowers. Bitter hoppy flavour with citric notes and some caramel. Nice session beer.
larsga (6120) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 16, 2010
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Medium white head doesn’t last. Amber body. Sugary strawy malty aroma with grainy notes. Very harmonic. Dry-sweetish strawy earthy grain taste with honey notes. Mid-bodied. Mild mouthfeel. Dry grainy perfumy malt aftertaste with wooden notes. Nice, aromatic, harmonic. (0.5l bottle, Gammel Strand Øl og Vin, Copenhagen.)
KnutAlbert (5999) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAR 6, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, shared by OleR.
Clear amber. Soft, well balanced. Flowers, pine, full body, nice bitter finish.