DSG (11600) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - SEP 17, 2016
1.4 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 4/20
Can sample at a tasting at Tom L’s place. Thanks Shmupi. Clear golden. Aroma of acetone, graininess, fruity hint. Sweet flavor with honey, graininess, acetone, and an alcohol hint. A bit sticky.
Leighton (18525) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 15, 2016
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Jumbo can shared at the chriso and Ruth pre GBBF Shindig 2016 - London. Day 1. Pours totally clear gold with a creamy, white head. The nose holds cereal, light dough, and hay. Medium sweet flavour with suggestions of tangerine, alcohol, more dough and hay. Light to medium bodied with smooth, massaging carbonation. Sweet finish, simple and straightforward. Solid malt liquor.
SinH4 (3069) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - SEP 9, 2016
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Can. Orange color with white head. Aroma is sweet malts, quite sugary. Taste is the same, a bit spicy, a bit wet paper/cardboard. The alcohol is well hidden. Not as bad as expected.
teorn88 (6455) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 9, 2016
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pre-GBBF 2016 tasting at Chris&Ruth’s, Day-1. It pours a clean golden color with no head. Aroma is tangy starchy sweet with some grand and alcohol. Light bodied with light carbonation. Overall, meh
kamil3ds (27) - POLAND - SEP 6, 2016
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bardzo mocne piwo, wyraźnie słodki aromat. Piana słaba, średnio nagazowane. W smaku słodowe, niewielka gorzyczka. Alkohol dobrze ukryty.
madmitch76 (22055) - , Essex, ENGLAND - SEP 3, 2016
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
6th August 2016
The great ChrisO pre GBBF gathering. Can. Bright clear gold beer, tidy white head. Palate is light, semi dry and has decent carbonation. Very sweet malts. Banana esters. Little dried fruits. Light dry finish. Clunky but not terrible.
bjakk (714) - Skagafjordur, ICELAND - SEP 1, 2016
1.7 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 5/20
UPDATED: SEP 2, 2016 light, bronze, clear, with white head. Mild aroma of caramel and grain. Sweet, caramel, with strong alcoholic aftertaste. High in carbon.
rlgk (18187) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 16, 2016
2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Chris and Ruth’s Shindig 2016, Saturday. Clear golden beer with a small offwhite head. Malty vegetable aroma, bready, hay notes, some cardboard. Malty bready flavor, fruity, cardboard. Boozy finish. Expected it to be a lot worse.
mR_fr0g (9220) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2016
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle shared at the pre GBBF chriso’s tasting day 1 06/08/2016. Many thanks to Ian for this one. A very clear golden coloured pour with a fading white head. Aroma is harsh alcohol, sweet grains, solvent, granny smith apple. Flavour is composed of harsh alcohol, bitting, bitter biting alcohol palate is solvent, moderate carbonation, semi sweet. Harsh.
RichTheVillan (6669) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 11, 2016
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Can shared at Chris and Ruth’s pre GBBF shindig; monster sized can, clear yellow pour with a bubbly white head, aroma has lemon, taste has some strong malt action along with hints of citrus.