Theydon_Bois (16615) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 13, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Keg at the Rake, 07/02/14.
Very lightly hazed golden with a moderate off white covering.
Nose is light yeast, straw, citrus, lemon rind, bread dough, light spice.
Taste comprises yeast esters, lemon zest, straw, caramel, bread dough, tangy citrics.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying grass laced closure.
Decent enough Belgian affair.
maneliquor (3483) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - FEB 8, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap at Rake. Cloudy yellow pour with a firm white cap. Nose is straw, honey and grass. Touch candied and bubblegum. Loads of bubblegum and sherbert in the taste with mild straw and lemon tang. Nice enough quaffer
thomat (3295) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JAN 26, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap @ Haket Pub. Cloudy golden with a small white head. Fruity and flowery tones, Fruit, malt, flowers spice and hops. Medium body with a balanced finish.
Rob_D_UK (1366) - Madrid, SPAIN - JAN 7, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours a murky copper with a white head. Smell is yeasty and banana. Taste is slightly tart.
mansquito (5181) - Nueva York, New York, USA - DEC 22, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pizzeria Paradiso, Alexandria tap ($7): Pours copper with a white head. Aroma is slightly funky, vinous, fruity, bready, with some honey. Nice complex Belgian ale. Taste is slightly sweet. Kind of dry and tart. Wine all around. Flowers all about. Quite Nice.
Butters (4039) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - DEC 14, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On draft at mekong. Clear yellow pour with ample white head. Very grapey and musty. Bright. One of the most winelike beers that Ive had. Enjoyable, but not something I need again.
snoworsummer (4530) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - DEC 8, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft. Pours clear copper gold with a thin white head. Tastes light, crisp, like grains, malt, sour, apples, cider, musk. Light body and low/medium carbonation. Smells like musk, grains, light banana, bubblegum, and citrus.
jredmond (7402) - New York, New York, USA - DEC 7, 2013
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Draft at pony bar HK with streets. Pours a clear golden body with light white lacig. Aroma is banana and spicy yeast. Mouthfeel is medium with lots of spice, yeast, banana, clove and alcohol. Not a fan.
beernbourbon (1534) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - DEC 6, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at The Pig in DC. Pour is almost clear gold with a small white head. Aroma is biscuit malt, lightly floral, faint white wine, and very distantly bretty. Flavor is lightly malty up front followed by notable white wine components and a faintly earthy finish. Finish is also just a touch bitter. Flavor improves as I drink more.
sonnycheeba (4954) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - DEC 2, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at Meridian Pint. Pours clear gold with creamy white head. Aroma is bready malts, ceral, floral hops, oranges, banana, and faint herbs. Flavor is dry malts, citrus fruit esters, fresh hop bitterness, and light caramel sweetness; semi-sweet finish. Medium body and carbonation.