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RATINGS: 98   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.01   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Extraordinary beer made only from malt-house, water from the granite historical wells of Jihlava´s brewery and from the soft hops products. The uniqueness is given extraordinally full taste, soft malt taste and scent. Even thought the alcohol content is 8,1% its taste is ranked among classical Czech beers - nicely bitter, with the stable foam and bread-taste. Also its colour distinguishes "Jihlavský Grand" from the others - it´s honey-gold.


1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
zvikar (3381) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - APR 5, 2014
Bottle sample at a tasting at Beer Market Jaffa. Thanks kerenmk. Pours deep yellow with a medium head, aroma is sweet with Vanilla and butter, flavor of alcohol, butter and some fruits, light bodied.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tony_gorilla (156) - Fiskum, NORWAY - MAR 27, 2014
Bottle from Maria bottle shop in Krakow. Enjoyed at home. Pours ambet color with a nice white head. Smells sweet malty. And tastes malty with som bitterness. Suprising little alcohol taste. Very good beer.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
HammerTroll (480) - Pula / Zagreb, CROATIA - MAR 10, 2014
0,5l glass bottle at Vrutak. Dark golden color, minimal white head. Medium sweetness and medium bitterness. Same finish, with longer lasting bitter touch. Well hidden alcohol. Decent, good for a price. Would buy it again.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
kerenmk (2371) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - FEB 15, 2014
Bottle shared at a tasting at Beer Market Jaffa. Clear deep gold with white head. Butter, a little grainy and honey aroma, a little alcoholic, faint butter taste. Smooth, medium-bodied, a little alcoholic and buttery finish.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
tomer (1697) - Rishon Le Zion, ISRAEL - JAN 29, 2014
at a tasting, thanks kerenmk, smallish head, clear deep gold colour, candy, vanila, slightly nutty aroma, sweet candy fruity aroma, quite alcoholic. Avoidable.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
DSG (5782) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - JAN 22, 2014
Bottle sample at a tasting at Beer Market Jaffa. Thanks kerenmk. Clear golden. Aroma of some graininess, malt, honey-ish hints and a bit of alcohol.Sweetish flavor with some malt, graininess, a honey-ish note, a bit of alcohol and a faint bitter note in the finish.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Roublard (170) - Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC - JAN 20, 2014
Bottled. Dark brown body with a very thin white foam. Aroma is interesting - sweet malts, even some hops, but a portion of alcohol in the aroma is a bit dissapointing, although not completelly. Tastes a bit thick, again, alcohol amount is overwhelming, could be done much better actually. There are caramels, malts there, slightly hopped finish, but alcohol... sooory.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
maekchu (2127) - Hirakata, JAPAN - DEC 21, 2013
Bottle from World Beer Museum (Osaka) Beer Marche bottle shop, labeled as "Merry X’mas Beer" and "World Beer Museum Original Label Beer." Sweet, slightly yeasty, peaches, and mixed floral notes. Clear bright straw color. Sweet initial, some alc. emerges right away, in mid palate also a bit of decent hopping, and then more alc. warmth. Medium body. Some interesting flavors, but not very integrated. The alc. really stands out.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tderoeck (4671) - Gent, BELGIUM - DEC 6, 2013
16/XI/13 - 50cl bottle @ home - BB: 27/XII/13 (2013-1070) Thanks to Marie for sharing the bottle!

Dark gold to orange beer, creamy off-white head, pretty stable, bit adhesive. aroma: sweet malts, bit sugary, some marzipan. MF: soft carbon, medium body. Taste: sweet start, pretty sugary, orange peel, bit of marzipan. Aftertaste: soft bitterness, grains, bit chemical, toast, caramel, bready, bitter ending. Just read the commercial description, don’t know where it came from but the tasting notes match with mine. I always find this intriguing when I find this out afterwards.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rasmus40 (11197) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 23, 2013
Bottle @ Aarhus tasting. Hazy orange with a small off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, fruity and light grainy. Flavor is quite sweet and light bitter. Sweet finish with lots of alcohol. 231013


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