Meilby (7752) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 17, 2014
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle 500ml @ fonefan on the patio
Pours hazy golden with a white head. Aroma has notes of malt, grain, citrus, grass and hint of yeast. Taste is light to medium sweet and light to medium bitter with a long grassy finish. Body is medium, texture is thin to oily, carbonation is soft.
Skinnyviking (7133) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 18, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Swingtopbottle at YNWA. Low but lasting white fluffy head. Clear yellow golden body. Powerful sweet honey aroma. Dry sweet malt flavor with a heavy amount of hops bitterness. Low carbonation. Long finish.
rosenbergh (7034) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 9, 2011
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught at the Főzdefeszt, Budapest, Hungary.
Clear golden colour with small foamy white head.
Fruity bitterish hops and grass in aroma.
Grassy bitter hops and some sweetness in dryish flavour.
motelpogo (6700) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - AUG 31, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
bottle - big thanks to skykob for bringing this back from budapest. pale golden with a lasting white head; big doughy aroma - pineapple upside down cake; decent bitterness, some zesty citrus and tropical fruit; pretty drinkable
larsga (6240) - Oslo, NORWAY - DEC 31, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Medium white head. Clear amber body with carbonation. Dry-sweet resiny mealy orangey taste with herbal notes. Mid-bodied. Mild, mealy mouthfeel. Dryish mealy earthy resiny aftertaste with citric fruity notes. Very nice and highly drinkable. (0.5l bottle, If Café, Budapest.)
DSG (6106) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAR 21, 2014
2.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle sample at a tasting at Naama’s place. Thanks Naama. Clear golden with a white head. Aroma is a bit oxidized with grains, honey, floral hints, a bit of fruitiness and some stale hops. Sweetish flavor with honey, malt, a bit of alcohol, fruity notes and a bitter and herbal finish. Medium-bodied, a bit alcoholic. A bit too heavy and alcoholic.
ogivlado (5791) - Zagreb, CROATIA - MAR 21, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at Szimpla Kert, Budapest. Cloudy yellow coloured, small white head, light fruity and honey nose. Very bitter fruity-honey-hoppy taste with dry bitter finish. Drinkable but all in all nothing special here.
deanso (5461) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 15, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On draft at sorspecialista, Budapest.
Thin white head. Cloudy blond pour. Nice hoppiness with a hint of honey. Nice brew.
nimbleprop (4976) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUL 4, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
50cl bottle pours a hazy, deep gold with some thin, clumpy white head. Nose is sweet and sugary, honey, malt, a little cake icing, a little banana ice cream. Flavor is sweet, light grass, light honey, some light biscuit, a little light vanilla, some chewy grain, a little light citrus. Slightly sweet, slightly bitter, slightly silky finish.
Miksu (4948) - Jyväskylä, FINLAND - JUL 1, 2014
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
0.5 l bottle at Tuulensuu, Tampere. Slightly hazy deep golden color. Firm malty aroma with honey, pale caramel, earthy-herbal hops and candy shop raspberry. Malty and bitter-herbal taste with honey, pale bread, raspberry essence and candyish caramel. Firm taste but not completely in balance.