sic1314 (959) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - OCT 2, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Noord Holland Bierfest 2008. Poured cloudy amber, off white head. Aroma is dark fruit and malt. Full body, flavour of sweet fruit and heavy malt. Moderate bitter aftertaste.
kermis (2460) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUN 22, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared from Deanso, 2010 vintage. Pours clear amber with an off white head. Aroma of malt, caramel, dark fruit and spice. Flavour has same aspects with a lot of raisin and a little alcohol, medium to high sweetness an light bitter. Medium to full bodied with soft carbonation.
Idiosynkrasie (1818) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - JAN 16, 2012
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
330ml bottle. Cloudy dark amber with off-white head. Sweet malty aroma with minimal spicy notes. Taste is sweet with lemon overtones. Quite alcoholic finish containing also a dry note.
POLK (1884) - HÝrning, DENMARK - JAN 4, 2012
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Amber color with fine size off-white head. Boring Aroma. Flavor of alcohol with some spicyness from the yeast.
suprchunk (1388) - Heinsberg, GERMANY - DEC 29, 2011
2.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Reddish toffee colored pour. Wispy white bubbles sit atop. Patches of bubbles stick to the glass. Smells like a Flanders Red. Sour sweet malt. Taste is sweet though. A little dry butterscotch with a slick mouthfeel. Not very good.
MaartenRF10 (1170) - Wageningen, NETHERLANDS - DEC 15, 2011
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Warm color, nice off-white head. Aroma is overripe fruit and cherries. Taste is also overripe fruit, some spices and you can taste some of the alcohol, though not very disturbing. Lots of carbo, full body. Slightly dry aftertaste. Nice christmas beer, not too sweet. Not very rich in taste either.
DSG (3926) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - NOV 29, 2011
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle sample at a tasting at Daganís place. Thanks troubles. Clear dark amber. Malty alcoholic aroma with caramel, honey, some fruits and a bit of chocolate hints. Sweet alcoholic flavor with malt, light sourness, caramel, honey and fruits. Medium-bodied, lighter than expected. Not great.
deanso (3185) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - NOV 17, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
33cl bottle a couple of months over the best before date.
good creamy white head. Clear amber pour. Nice smooth beer.
Benzai (4329) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - JUL 4, 2011
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Nice brown color. Donít really like the smell, but fortunately itís not too much present. The taste is pretty subtile for a 10% ABV winterbier.
Enjoyit (2912) - Vadum, DENMARK - MAY 23, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear brown of colour wtih a beige head. An aroma of sweets, liqurice and spice. A flavour of sweets, prunes, caramel, liqurice and spice.