Beese (2560) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 8, 2014
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at The Old Thames Inn, London on 10 Jun 2012. Poured a lightly hazy, pale golden colour, with a thin white head. Aroma of lager malt, soft fruit and hay. Biscuity malt flavours, with lemongrass and caramel. Finish was light residual citrus, caramel and grain.
berkshirejohn (4679) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 17, 2014
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
50cl bottle from Asda, Farnborough. A straw coloured pour with a white head; musty, honeyed aroma; full bodied grainy taste with some sweetness and a reasonable amount of grassy hops. A reason attempt at the Helles style.
AndySnow (4089) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 7, 2014
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Where: GBBF 2014.
Appearance: Clear golden colour with a small white head.
Aroma: Malt, vegetables, fruit.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Malt, hops, grass, some butter.
Benzai (8987) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 20, 2014
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Sampled @ GBBF day 3. Clear pale yellow color, small white head. Smell and taste malts, lightly hops, lightly bitter, slightly buttery. Average body and carbonation. Meh.
Philym (1003) - St Neots, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - AUG 16, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Appearance: Clear golden amber with cm thick white head.
Aroma: Pineapple, peppery, floral, light malt, caramel and subtle smokiness.
Tastes: Low /medium sweetness and bitterness with low sourness.
Palate: Medium thick smooth texture, light/medium body, average carbonation, fairly abrupt fruity, gentle malty caramel finish.
__Rb81 (282) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 16, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at home. Pours hazy golden with a small white head. Fruity aroma, wood, hops, bit of smoke. Taste is a bit thin, hoppy fruity, bit spicy.
Idiosynkrasie (4099) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - MAR 3, 2014
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
500ml bottle. Almost clear golden colour with average, frothy, half-way lasting, minimally lacing, white head. Hoppy aroma, slightly acidic, grassy, hints of chlorophyll. Taste is slightly grainy, strawy, dry hoppy overtones, grassy, slightly acidic, a touch of green apple.
olliejobbins (973) - Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 11, 2013
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
500ml bottle. pours a clear gold/light amber with thin pillowy white head. aroma is of citrus, hops and some hay. nice full mouth feel. refreshing and slightly bitter but a bit watery with a skunky finish.
wimpyjoe (4424) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 17, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Golden with no head. It’s slightly dry in texture but a fully hopped pale ale.
Pyrmir (3559) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUL 5, 2013
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
500 ml bottle. Hazy dark golden with white head. Aroma of caramel, green hops, orange and grain. Taste is medium sweet, caramel, green hops and grain, finishes fairly bitter.