goozen (3284) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - JAN 20, 2013
2.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle at Winterbier Festival, Gouda: Clear orange coloured brew with an slightly taste of candy, cookie, banana and spices. No foamy head at all, i think to judge this beer later again.
Countbeer (5098) - Best of E-Town mit 2 Brauhausen, NETHERLANDS - JAN 4, 2013
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Medium sized vast but lively white head, change quick into a thin island lacing in top of an almost clear orange colored beer.
Smell garlic, apricot, cream, grains, close to the glue, speculaas, ginger.
Taste apricot, peach, grains, speculaas, spices, hint of bitter, something light ashy, herbs, yeast, spices, some hops and wheat.
Aftertaste is bitter, grains, dry, spicy, close to glue grainy nasty bitter.
Low carbo, soft mouthfeel, medium body and a creamy texture.
Apricot grain yeast is close to glue, but luckily it is not.
note666 (1195) - Eindhoven, NETHERLANDS - JAN 3, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
2013 - 01 - 03 330ml bottle. orange golden colour. small white head. banana and ginger in aroma. bit sweet aroma. not as sharp as most tripels.