TH28 (285) - - JUN 13, 2015
2.3 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
330 ML bottle. No production date. Appearance: pale yellow, crystal clear, with a white foam head.
Aroma: A bit papery and stale, some grassiness and light fruitiness. Overall, not pleasant. Sulphur also present v
Taste: Stale, papery, grassy. Hint of crackery malt. Moderate bitterness
Mouthfeel: Light body with moderate carbonation.
Finish: Moderately dry with some lingering bitterness.
Overall: Clearly not a fresh kolsch. This will be a drain pour but I would like to try a fresh version for comparison.
strap (612) - Seoul, SOUTH KOREA - JUN 12, 2015
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Pale yellow. Crisp with a bit of lemon flavor and subtle hops. Goes down fast and smooth
20107589 (573) - randers, DENMARK - MAY 29, 2015
2.3 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
pour pale with a frothy headt. light grassy aromas, light bitter taste. average carbonation, thin, crisp.
Armadill0 (321) - FINLAND - MAY 23, 2015
2.6 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Yellow, clear. Small white head. Aroma has grain and citrus, very weak.
Taste has grain and bitter pine. Mouthfeel is watery. Aftertaste is OK, nothing special.
anders37 (20445) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 22, 2015
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft @ Bierhaus, Malmö. Pours a slightly hazy pale yellow color with a smallwwhite head. Has a fruity grainy weak buttery aroma. Fruity malty grainy crisp weak buttery flavor. Has a fruity grainy crisp weak buttery finish.
pumpmaster (1290) - Pembroke Pines, Florida, USA - MAY 20, 2015
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
0.2l draft at Eigel Stein Caffe in Dusseldorf with Birgit 5/6/15. Very good.
ruigo (1807) - PORTUGAL - MAY 12, 2015
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
33cl bottle. Clear straw colour with a small white head. Malty and grainy aroma. Average carbonation and light body. Taste is light bitter. Overall, a refreshing beer.
rustbucket0873 (325) - Krikville, New York, USA - MAY 10, 2015
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours yellow with light white head. Aroma is grass earth, yeast. Flavor is sweet with grassy notes, more earthy, and somw caramel.
StueyD (1542) - Heacham, Norfolk, ENGLAND - MAY 6, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
A mid amber coloured beer with a weak white head. A dusty malt aroma with a light hoppiness. Dry mouthfeel. A dry malty taste, dusty, biscuity, then a sweeter caramel and buttery. This is backed up with a mild sour hop flavour that balances out the flavour in the finish.
KansaiBeerLvrs (3563) - Kyoto, JAPAN - MAY 3, 2015
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
On tap at GKBF. A deep gold with a sweet grainy malt aroma that has a rough earthy edge to it. Highly carbonated body that makes me burp. The taste is ok, sweet candyish grains, dry lightly bitter finish.