Quack-Duck (9088) - Down South, GERMANY - MAR 21, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
bottle from Bierzwerg. Golden colour, creamy white head. Medium-bodied, solid malty base, hints of caramel, nuts, and nice resiny hops in the background. Smooth palate.
kappldav123 (5826) - GERMANY - FEB 16, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle looks very simple. Beer in the glass zippy, nice creamy head. Starts fine malty-spicy, notes of some herbs, a bit grasy. Finish not much milder, still fine spicy, intense malty. Really good märzen!
Idiosynkrasie (6070) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - DEC 21, 2013
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
500ml bottle. Clear dark golden colour with small, frothy, diminishing, minimally lacing, white head. Malty, malt-spicy aroma, cautious hints of caramel and marzipan. Taste is minimally strawy, grainy, minimally sweet malty, dry, strawy hoppy overtones; light and monotonous. Boring.
Usko (171) - Bavaria, GERMANY - NOV 16, 2013
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
0.5l bottle. Dark yellow color, thin white head. Aroma is mostly malty/fruity: bread, grain, apricot. Taste starts sweet, notes like the aroma. Low/medium bitterness.
jfb (5355) - Freising, GERMANY - SEP 24, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(bottle) pours a clear amber colour with a frothy off-white head. aroma of caramel, dark fruit, peaches, pale malts and a hint of grass. flavour is mostly the same, lotsof gently roasted chewy malts and peaches, with a hint of caramel, some earth and a light-bitter finish. medium-bodied with average carbonation.
Ernest (7213) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - MAY 9, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Head is initially small, frothy, white, mostly diminishing.
Body is clear dark yellow.
Aroma is lightly to moderately malty (toasted grain, cookie), lightly to moderately hoppy (apricot, orange, flowers), with a hint of honey.
Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly bitter.
Finish is lightly to moderately sweet, moderately bitter.
Medium body, watery/syrupy texture, lively carbonation.
Unexciting, but thankfully clean and nicely balanced. Mild and forgettable, but perfectly enjoyable.
hawanna (3017) - Freising, GERMANY - JAN 12, 2013
2.7 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
0,5 l Bottle. BB 02. Feb 13.
Dark golden, clear, minimal head, white foam, bread, cereal, citrus, medium sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, oily feel, slick feel, soft carbonation,
olio (8882) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 1, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
50 cl bottle @ Timo A. BBE 31.10.2012.
Pours clear copper color with a small head. Aroma of caramel, grass, some butter notes. Flavor of hay, caramel, mild toffee and butter, some malts too. Bitter and slick palate, sweetish finish. Quite generic.
laiti (7912) - Helsinki, FINLAND - OCT 1, 2012
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
50 cl bottle @ Timo A, BBE 31.10.2012
Aroma is somewhat sweet and malty with butter and grain. Flavour has nettles, some sweet, grainy malt and hints of corn. Slightly tart finish. Quite typical Märzen.
fonefan (43166) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 1, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle 500ml. @ home on the terrace.
Clear medium orange colour with a large, frothy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, grain, hay, toasted, fruity, pale bread. Flavour is moderate sweet and light bitter with a average to long duration, fruity. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.