sirPino (883) - Zawiercie/Sosnowiec, POLAND - JUN 29, 2008
1.5 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
Bottle brown, 500 ml, 11.7 P
Appearance: Body has a nice, dark golden colour, similar to orange, carbonation is rather weak, head is small, fizzy and quickly decreasing from very small to visually non - existant, head colour is weak - white, almost grey, body is clear, transparent.
Aroma: Heavy sweet, a hint of artificial wine grapes and chalk, alcoholic nose, malty sweetness is present to some extend, but hops content is rather low, what is interesting is that the aroma is similar to some Polish Strong Lagrs of a rather poor quality, a bit oily, a traces of honey are also blended in the aroma.
Flavour: Hoppyness is present at front, you can feel the addition of sugar and some artificial astringent, some kind of artificial honey and wine grapes, the fllavour reminds rather some kind of Polish Strong Lagers of poor quality where as it is consider still the light, pale lager in contrary the alcohol content is quite high and almost strong like whit its 5.7% vol., a hint of chalkyness in the aftertaste, finish is rather short and here is nothing valueable, a bit syrupy but watered, texture seem to be a bit oily.
Palate: Body is medium, textuer watered but oily, a bit syrupy, carboantion on palate is soft, finish feel is astringent, old, sweaty rugs, a kind of chalkyness.
estpiwo (1157) - ESTONIA - APR 23, 2008
1.7 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Bottled. Not so interesting. More malty than hoppy. Beer for summerday. But not bad.
tomciccateri (937) - Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA - MAR 27, 2008
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
500 ml can dated a few months out. Light-bodied, well-carbonated, slightly crisp hoppy flavor and bitterness. Dry pale malt flavor. An OKAY Pils.
Tranquillity (1378) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - JAN 2, 2008
1.3 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 4/20
Can. A bit sweet, malty aroma. Looks like any standard lager. Taste quite harsh, with some vegetable notes.