Rune (8044) - Tromsø, NORWAY - DEC 19, 2010
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask, half hand pull at Cask & Barrel Southside in Edinburgh. Nitro creamy, white head atop of a clear, copper coloured body. Mid sweet malts and herbal hops to the nose. Flavoured with malts and leafy hops. Nice bitter tail. Drying palate. Satisfying, 30.11.2010.
DruncanVeasey (7191) - NUNEATON, Top 18, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - OCT 22, 2009
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask handpull, The Malt Shovel, Northampton. Still but lacing straw. Slight peach, cherrystone and alcohol aroma. Dry and woodsy; plenty of alcohol presence. Still and slight with fruit and wood, abrupt dry finish. Unrounded.
DJMonarch (9159) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - AUG 16, 2009
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
From the Bottle at Chris O’s, GBBF Week 09/08/2008
White head. Fruity aroma. Bronze golden coloured and hazy in appearance with a little dryness in a crisp malt finish.
johndoughty (3974) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 6, 2009
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Slightly cloudy and yellow appearance. Some bitterness and left lots of lacing. Slightly acidic which was a bit off putting.
MiP (13598) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - SEP 9, 2008
1.3 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 1/20
Bottle, 4.8%. Citric/sour aroma. Cloudy/muddy orange colour. Sour flavour, strangely bitter lemon
ante (3374) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - SEP 5, 2008
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottled at Monks Cafe, Stockholm. Pours out in a hazy orange color with afluffy white foam. Rounded aroma of lemon, soil and mild spices. Medium-bodied with notes of honey, Seville oranges, almonds lemon-peels and grapefruit. Dryish finish of grass and lemon with touches of almonds and soil.
omhper (19370) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - SEP 4, 2008
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottled at Monk’s Café, Stockholm. Cloudy deep golden, minimal head. Milky lemony nose. Dry and tart, quite hoppy with lots of grass and grapefruit. Somewhat smokey with citric bitterness that starts early. Bears signs of infection in it’s infancy.
MesandSim (7119) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 31, 2008
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
A Mes rate: bottle at Chris O’s Post GBBF Tasting.
Cloudy orange with a thin white head. Spicy, fruity and infected. I’m done.
oh6gdx (20313) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 31, 2008
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottled@Chris O Post GBBF tasting. Golden colour, mediumsized white head. Aroma is sweet fruits, some peas, nectar and mild notes of cardamom. Flavour is fruits, acidic notes as well as soe mild leatheryness.
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - AUG 9, 2008
1 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 1/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 3/20
Hazy amber with medium white head. Cardamum in the aroma. Sour flavour that is clearly infected.