ekstedt (6489) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 27, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle (50 cl) from KeWe Getränkemarkt, Bamberg, Germany. CLear deep golden, creamy white head. Bready malt aroma, hrbal hops. Medium bodied, medium carbonation. Almost dry with low to medium bitterness. Very smooth and drinkable.
ThirstyBird (2587) - Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 4, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, pours a clear light amber color with cream colored head. The smell is toasted grain, biscuit. The taste is rich toasted malt, bread, mild sweetness and a bit herbal. The body is Light+ with some lushness and fine carbonation.
harrisoni (17149) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAY 12, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at Zapfhahn Bamberg. Clear deep gold colour lasting beige head. Clean malty aroma. Clean caramel malt in the mouth some sweetness some hoppy bitterness . good standard Lagerbier decent. no off bad flavours clean and defined if simple.
mikeyo1 (654) - Linköping, SWEDEN - FEB 13, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ home. Pours a slightly hazy, golden colored liquid. The head is thick and creamy in white clothing. Spicy and malty aroma with almonds, pine needles, licorice, herbs, bread, hay, some caramel. Medium carbonation and a bit grainy & oily texture. Taste has malt sweetness, rye bread and some caramel, spicy/herbal notes of licorice, pine needles, white pepper. Dry finish with lingering licorice & grass.
Martinus (4438) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - NOV 10, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Clear golden colour, white head. Aroma of malts and straw. Malty flavour, straw. Finish malts, light bitterness.
(from 50cL bottle @ a weekly tasting, Oirschot. Thanks for sharing, DutchDrebus!)
Cuso (7629) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - AUG 17, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, courtesy of pivnizub, Danke sehr. Golden color with medium white head. perfumed malty aroma with grassy hops. Bready malty taste with caramel, aromatic and bitter hops. Good.
blackisle (1975) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - AUG 17, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle 50cl. Clear shining amber color, nice frothy white head, bubbles down quickly, only foamy rim and some lacing remain; aroma malty, bit toasted, grainy, herbal hops; taste malty moderate sweetbitter; medium body, oily texture, soft carbonation; mild sweetbitter finish.
ansjelaah (1747) - Westelbeers, NETHERLANDS - AUG 17, 2014
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle @ benzai with dutchdrebus. Clear orange colour with a small white head. Smells and tastes malts, banana, boring, bit watery. Low carbo.
imdownthepub (13033) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 4, 2014
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottled, 500ml at Stilbruch in Bamberg. Hazy gold with white head. Sweet malty fruity beer, floral, thinnish, there is a hint of rose petal along with a juicy peach. Quite an easy drinker. It’s fine.
Svesse (7764) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - APR 18, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(Gravity cask at Akkurat, Stockholm, 10 March 2014) Golden colour with huge, off-white head. Malty nose with bread, hay, hints of ripe fruit and a soft malt character. Malty taste with notes of bread, grass, peaches, pineapple, a soft and rounded malt character with a certain sweetness and a gentle bitterness. Medium body. Tasty and well balanced. Quite enjoyable.