g2bfry (49) - San Diego, California, USA - DEC 7, 2008
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 15/20
Deep brown color, with a large beige head that leaves intricate lace on the glass. Caramel, toffee, bready aroma. Sweet molasses, cola, flavor with dark tea notes. Light carbonation and smooth. Brown sugar left behind. I love the puffy chunks of head that stick around on the surface long after the initial head is gone.
DonMagi (5595) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2008
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at quinns with mesandsim. Aroma is malt dominated, but theres some herbal hops too. Taste is decent balanced stuff, well carbonated and quite drinkable.
Maria (10191) - Thisted, DENMARK - OCT 18, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
It’s a nice red-golden color and the head is huge and creamy. The aroma has notes of malt and caramel, The flavour has a light sweetness, notes of caramel, malt, dry citrus, that grows more dry throughout the entire finish.
Nekronos (3838) - Xalapa, MEXICO - OCT 10, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Very nice, a little sweet but very strong. i liked the colour considering it was more than a lager.
sirPino (883) - Zawiercie/Sosnowiec, POLAND - SEP 4, 2008
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle green, 500 ml
Appearance: Pours pure and perfectly clear, beautifull body colour and shiny, essentiall and deep amber colour of the body, carbonation is moderate to lively, saturation is quite high, head is isnitially deep, dense frothy, pillowy, off - white, bright beige, lacing is decent.
Aroma: Very strong aroma of herbal - flowery inviting hops quite similar in its profile to those used in Bohemian Pilseners so Zatec or Saaz hop style, juicy, lemon, gentle notes of lime, orange, at closer sniff it is sweet malty and grainy, very well balanced and fat in maltyness, reminding best Bohemian Pilseners, notes of herbs, truffle, leafes, decent, whipped cream.
Flavour: Front is very juicy and refreshing, fruity and floral accents of pine tree, resin, raisin, truffle, toffee, bark, gently woody, nice bitterness on palate biniding your tongue and releasing herbal noble slightly earthy hoppy nose, nice caramelly malt, pale malt, slightly toasty malt, gentle notes of almonds and pronounced note of marzipan, notes of wallnuts, finish duration is medium to long. A very refreshing beer.
Palate: Body is medium, texture is rather dry, carboantion on palate is moderate to high, finish feel is very clean, moderately astringent, dry and gently ascoholic.
DerWeg (1567) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 3, 2008
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Plain Jane beer (bottle, Irish pub in Leipzig) but impressive lacing and bubbles.Hops are fairly bitter. Likable though. Bartend lady gave me a free Radeberger to take home. Was she on crack?? I love her though still.
johndoughty (4525) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUL 19, 2008
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Bronze and surprisingly bitter. Very clear with no carbonation and some traces of citrus. Reminded me of a premium bitter. Pleasant.
MrRomero (1976) - Nolanville, USA - JUN 30, 2008
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
500ml bottle: poured clear orange. The head is beige and small. Very little aroma- just slight hops and a tad bit of orange perhaps. Flavor is pretty short as well. Just a bit of hops, slight citrus. Herbal notes with a light sweetness turning into a mildly sour finish. Decent.
gunnfryd (12932) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 10, 2008
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Amber colour with a beige head. Aroma is caramel, hop, malt. Flavour is caramel, malt, fruit. medium body. Ordinary beer.
detroitsteel (235) - Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 30, 2008
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle in Berlin, and what a nice bottle too: the flip top made an earshattering POP when flipped. Pours with lots of carbonation, but the head settles down into afairly loose head. A deep ruby red coloured body. Very dry, lots of hops and some limey citrus. Its like drinking a German version of a bitter, but served cold. Very light & refreshing with a long finish holding some sweet notes.