Skinnyviking (8630) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - APR 25, 2009
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. High creamy and lasting off-white head. Slightly hazy peach coloured body. Pleasant hops dominated aroma with fruity notes in the background. Flavor with a good balance between the malt and the hops. Dry bitter and long lasting. Low carbonation. Alcohol level seems just right.
Pwn3d (1962) - Manhattan, New York, USA - APR 24, 2009
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at 123. A nicely hopped ale. Better than most in the style. I have yet to try a GI i didn’t like
Defreni (2979) - Husum, DENMARK - APR 22, 2009
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Flaske: God kraftig bitter duft. Blomstret smag på en meget bitter øl. Rigtig fin IPA men ikke speciel.
SphinxTX (2875) - Mata Gorda, Texas, USA - APR 19, 2009
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours a hazy amber with nice white head. Aroma of some pine, pineapple, and some malt. Flavor of some malt, hoppy pine, nice small bitter that lingers a bit. Mouth feel is medium body with high carbonation. Over all, pretty good IPA, easy drinking and tasty!
gary07734 (500) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - APR 19, 2009
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours copper with an egg white head. Taste and aroma are good hops, citrus and sweet orange flavours with a good bitter-sweet finish. Very lttle alcohol apparent. A good beer.
Block (2165) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - APR 7, 2009
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Orange pour with a white head. Pleasant aroma of hops and sweet malts. Very easy to drink. Great hop flavor throughout but not overly potent. Very balanced and sessionable.
gunnar (7666) - Sandnes, NORWAY - APR 4, 2009
2.7 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Pours deep brown, hazy with a minimal white head. Strong hoppy aroma. Powerful taste, starts quite sweet malty. slightly bitter mouthfeel.
ApisAles (1575) - Greenbelt, Maryland, USA - APR 3, 2009
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at The Hairy Monk in NYC. Poured a nice orange yellow color, crystal clear with lots of carbonation. Aroma was mild hops and malt. Flavor was a bit hoppy, but nothing extreme. Perfectly serviceable session beer, if a bit high on the ABV for a good sessioner.
Grovlam (4205) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - APR 3, 2009
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
bottle 33 cl. Small thick beige head that mostly diminished. Fair display of lacework. Clear amber color. Aroma of light sweet grass, light floral, caramel, toasted malt. Over the palade came light grapefruit, sweet fruity notes. Modium bodied, average carbonation, light dry texture. Moderated sweet and bitter flavor. Light dry bitter amd fruity sweet finish.
BiddleBrau (1130) - Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 1, 2009
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pale yellow with white head and faint citrus aroma. On the tongue, the hops step up in flavor and blend well with the malt. Finishes clean and makes for a very nice brew. On tap at Pour House in NYC