tiong (2926) - Espoo, FINLAND - JUL 2, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught @ Rotterdam, Helsinki
Pours light yellow with a smooth white head. Aroma of tart fruits, banana, spices, wheat and earthy notes. Taste is light and refreshing with notes of spices, tart fruits and wheat. Finish is slightly bitter and fruity. Nice, easy going summer beer.
suurjuust (809) - ESTONIA - JUN 25, 2012
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Hazy yellow, white soapy head. Nose is heavy on the coriander with citrus and wheat notes. Taste is slightly sweet citrus, more coriander, wheat, delicate hops. Not great, but pretty decent.
lusikka (5169) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUN 14, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught @ Black Door, Helsinki.
Pours a hazy yellow colour with a strong lacy head. Aroma of coriander, lemon and some dry maltiness. Flavour of sweet caramel, coriander, wheat, soapy citrus and grass. Light bodied, slick mouthfeel and a smooth, light sweet finish. Summery beer.
laiti (4788) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUN 7, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught @ Tulliklubi as "Grimbergen Blanche"
Aroma is rich on somewhat tart and rather soapy citrus. Flavour has lots of citrus and some spices. A bit watery and somewhat dry finish with some hops. Feels like a light tripel. A good summer drink.
Tide (1372) - Espoo, FINLAND - JUN 6, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught at William K. Yellow color, white head. Sweet taste with banana, citrus and grass. Pretty good brew.
Marduk (1925) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUN 4, 2012
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Small bottle as "Grimbergen Blanche". Hazy light brown color. Very thin head. Sour, grass, yeast in aroma, very faint citrus. Sour, sweet, thick dry body. Somewhat unclean (and unpleasant) aftertaste. Not bad but weird beer.
Kingi (440) - - MAY 31, 2012
2.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
There was a wierd sidetaste that i didn’t like and that’s why this is rated quite low, even though this should have been a decent beer.
altonbrownd (4578) - Brussels, BELGIUM - MAY 27, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap in Paris. Straw body with medium head. Nose is hops, coriander. Taste is floral, hoppy and nice spices. Perhaps a tad watery. Enjoyable.
thirstyrabbit (942) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - MAY 23, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Small bottle. Cloudy straw yellow body, small head. Yeasty aroma with citrus and bread. Taste has wheat with citrus and some sweet apple. Good balance. Nice and refreshing. But what’s with the miniature 250ml bottles? Save that for the minibars.
larsga (5892) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 20, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Medium white head. Hazy opaque pale yellow body. Strong soapy coriander aroma with citric mealy notes. Dry-sweetish mealy citric coriander taste with candy perfume notes. Mid-bodied. Mild, mealy mouthfeel. Dryish mealy coriander aftertaste with spicy notes. Nice, but a bit artificial. (0.4l draft at Manala, Helsinki.)