BVery (6559) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - NOV 12, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Slightly hazy yellow pour with a smaller soapy white head. Some retention. Nose is light citrus fruit (apricot, lemon) and belgian yeast. Medium palate. Taste is somewhat spicy, yeasty, and again mild citrus. Good brew.
Countbeer (4517) - Best of E-Town mit ein Brauhaus, NETHERLANDS - NOV 2, 2011
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle @ ZZT’11 #2: Thanks to Joes:
Small quick disappearing white head on top of a light cloudy yellow colored beer.
Smell malts, barleys, fruit, abricot, raisin and rose hip.
Taste malts, barleys, corn hint of fruit. Bit like a barley wine.
Nice malty barley, barley wine ish aftertaste.
Low carbo, full body, soft mouthfeel and a creamy texture.
Benzai (8523) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - NOV 2, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
75cl bottle thanks to Joes at ‘Zieke Zuiden Tasting II’. Hazy yellow color, no head. Smell too much malts, nothing more actually. Tastes flat, slightly sweet, light hops, light fruityness. Decent carbo, medium body.
TheCametron (1800) - CZECH REPUBLIC - OCT 29, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Golden with white head and lots of suspended sediment. Spicy and not over-empowering Belgian yeast nose. Familiar Belgian flavour. Not as bold as actual Belgian equivalent but nice anyway.
adnielsen (9247) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - OCT 28, 2011
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ home. Pours a fairly hazy golden yellow-orange appearance with a medium sized white head. Delicious sweet Belgian blonde ale aroma with some yeast. Yeasty light Belgian blonde ale flavor with some citrus notes. A little bit bitter but overall a delicious Belgian blonde flavor. [Had this rating under the wrong incarnation previously- rated on wednesday, january 19, 2011]
Fin (7538) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 26, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at Fin & Loz’s tasting with Jan, Charlotte, Craig, Stella & kids consumed Saturday 22.10.11 Jan brought this beer along, cheers Jan. Hazy gold with a medium sized white head. There are some warm vegetable peelings on the nose, i.e. sweet not unpleasant vegetable aroma. Warmth a little spice, it’s good, soft in mouth, bit of ginger. A7 A4 T7 P4 Ov14 3.6
BenH (2386) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 26, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
From bottle. Pours golden yellow with white head and lots of yeast. Slight soapy aroma with citrus lemon hops. Slight spicy yeast esters, honey, American hops. Refreshing on the palate. I could drink a few of these
cgarvieuk (14652) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 22, 2011
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle at fins ... light hazy yellow ...thinwhite hed ... soft cani suger and vegetable nose ... light grassyness ... sweet honey fruits ... ok but not great8...some herbs
chrisv10 (11234) - DENMARK - OCT 22, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Clear golden/yellow with medium off-white head. Flavour is malt, sweet, hops, bitter and spices.
Rasmus40 (11339) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 22, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Light hazy yellow with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, fruity and yeasty - yoghurt. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and light bitter finish. 221011