Moolesen (375) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 30, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle 50cl. Cloudy orange with a white head. Hoppy aroma, pine tree and somewhere in back malt. Nice flavour with heaps of hops. Very rich. Long bitter finish.
Benfi (692) - DENMARK - NOV 24, 2015
2.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 7/20
Hazy amber with medium off-white head. Aroma is malt, fruit, hops, citrus, peach and a little grapefruit.
Rasmus40 (15189) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - NOV 10, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Havnens, Vejle. Hazy orange with a lasting off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and moderate hoppy - fruity and citrus. Flavor is quite sweet and rather bitter. Dry and rather bitter finish with warming alcohol. Oily. 101115
SNL (522) - - OCT 31, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Slightly hazy caramel color.
Sweet Nose, with a clear hoppy note. Taste is full of hops, nice!
Medium body, soft carbonation.
DSG (9561) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - OCT 18, 2015
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
[9/24/15] Bottle sample at the pre-Borefts tasting at ABC Beers in Den Haag. Thanks everyone who shared bottles! Deep golden. Stale hops aroma. Flavor of sweetish malt and bitter stale hops. Medium-bodied.
madmitch76 (20046) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 4, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
24th September 2015
Pre Borefts Tasting at ABC Beers, Den Haag. Almost clear amber beer, small pale cream colour head. Airy malts, fluffy creamy sweetness, some caramel. Good pieny hop spice. Mild citric peel. Orange. More hop spice. Good one.
deanso (7406) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 1, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle sampled at ABC Beers Pre-Borefts Tasting, The Hague.
Decent creamy white head. Hazy golden pour. Slightly bitter. Needs more hope to be a good Imperial IPA.
Theydon_Bois (14958) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 1, 2015
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle split at the ABC Beers pre Borefts tasting, 24/09/15.
Clear golden copper with a decent off white covering.
Nose is caramel malt, mango, trace of spice, tangerine, apricot.
Taste comprises mango, peach, pine needle, caramel malt.
Medium + bodied, fine carbonation, semi aggressive hop bitterness in the close.
Decent enough DIPA ... good balance and drinkability.
kermis (8453) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - SEP 28, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at ABC Beers Pre-Borefts Tasting, The Hague. Pours clear amber with a medium off white head. Aroma of citrus, grapefruit, light fruits, caramel and cheesy malt. Flavour is moderate sweet and bitter. Medium bodied with light carbonation.
Koelschtrinker (14559) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - SEP 27, 2015
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Hell süß hopfig alkoholischer Antrunk, klebrig. Kaum besser im Mittelteil, dumpf, unrund. 10/9/7/6//6