Theydon_Bois (9909) - The ’Sham, Surrey, - OCT 5, 2012
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at Open Baladin, Roma - 04/10/12.
Clear golden blonde with a big frothy off white head.
Nose is very vegetal, peas, corn, grain a little hops and citrus and also slightly nutty.
Tastes of malts, grain, a little vegetal but not so much to put you off drinking also a little peppery.
Medium bodied with fine carbonation leading to a bitter finish.
fraz (36) - Castiglioncello - Livorno, ITALY - JUL 5, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: SEP 30, 2013 Serving - Poured from a 33cl bottle into a TEKU glass.
Appearance - Lasting off-white head, fine to creamy bubbles. Hazy deep golden color.
Aroma - Intense and persistent. Primary aromas of hop. Secondary aromas of citrus, white flowers, grass, pepper and spicy notes.
Mouth - Intense and persistent. Bitter entrance with some malty notes. Rather astringent. Hop and earthy tastes. Long lasting bitter at the end. Low carbonation. Fair body. Low to medium alcoholic warming.
Overall - Refreshing and bitter. Unbalanced towards the bitter Bitter resinous residual at the end. Harmonic smell and taste.
Beer and food - The bitter is well present. Can be a very effective cleaning mouth beer accompanied with pork meat or fatty fish. Good also as session beer, if one likes the bitter.
Labove (427) - Rome, ITALY - MAR 20, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Non male, apa un po’ sciacquetta ma dissetante. Devono farne di strada ma sono già a buon punto.
Dorqui (2110) - Brescia, ITALY - FEB 9, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled 0,33L. Very fraught amber/orange color, fomay and resistant head with an elegant bubbly aspect. Very hop aroma, dried flowery notes and little burned wood final. Realy crisp and lively taste, much fresh at start with an arid and very hoppy body. Good and balanced alcoholic perception, pleasant cotex and resin final.
joergen (21468) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 10, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at Sune.
Hazy orange coloured with a medium sized white head.
Sweet and fruity aroma of hops, grass and honey.
Fruity flavour of caramel. hops, grass and pine needles.
sunevdj (3271) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - OCT 6, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at home with T, M and J. Pours an almost hazy golden. Bitter and sweet with aromas hops and some honey. Medium bodied. Soft carbonation. Bitter finish.
Theis (13777) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 6, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at Sune's - Thanks. Cloudy amber - white head. Hashish hoppy aroma. Light to medium malty. Amber malts. Ok bitterness. Citrus. Fruity. Ok hoppy. A bit wierd.
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daniele (5748) - ITALY - AUG 25, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
ambrato scarico poca schiuma piuttosto persitente agruamta floreale lievito poco gassata mieloso leggero bilanciato da un buion amaro medi asechezza