crossovert (9737) - Illinois, USA - SEP 15, 2013
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Marketed as a maerzen in the us. Deep amber pour. SMell a slight saaz hops, lager yeast, caramel malt, kind of stale. Flavor starts with tartness, ends with malty caramel and slight hops. Its decent
pivnizub (9482) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - NOV 18, 2007
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle: Amber coloured, slowly diminishing to a stable layer off-white head, dark-malty nose and toasted malty nose with a tinge of hops; sweet-bitter flavour, light to medium bodied, soft MF; becomes drier towards the malty bitter finish with a tinge of hops and cacao in the aftertaste. Reasonably crafted stuff..........
shrubber85 (9323) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - JUN 1, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle (labeled Eso-Märzen). Caramel malt and hay aroma. Amber with moderate head. Slightly sweet caramel malt and bitter hay flavor. Pretty good - a bit light.
gnoff (8931) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - APR 29, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
50 cl bottle at Gyllene Prag, Göteborg, on April 28, 2012
Marked 4.6% ABV, BB 06.06.12
Clear copper color, big fluffy lasting off-white head. Sweet, grainy, roasted, malty scent. Malty, roasted, grainy, dry taste. Dry roasted aftertaste. Medium mouthfeel, medium high dry bitterness.
Quack-Duck (8862) - Down South, GERMANY - JAN 6, 2008
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
bottle from Pivovarsky Klub. Dark amber colour, large head. Malty, hints of roasted malt, caramel and toffee, bitter-sweet, well-rounded by a good amount of aromatic hops in the finish.
kermis (7711) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 5, 2013
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft at Churchkey. Pours clear dark golden with a small tan head. Aroma is very bready, malt and fudge. Flavour is light moderate sweet and bitter. Light to medium bodied with soft carbonation.
motelpogo (7699) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - OCT 16, 2002
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
drinkable. found it a little thin and boring
gunnar (6720) - Sandnes, NORWAY - AUG 29, 2010
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from Cracked Kettle, Amsterdam. Pours deep amber with a big off-white head. Strong nutty malty aroma, also some caramel. In addition the taste has some roasted malts, and some hops towards the end. Also a nice medium sweet toffee at the end.
Geokkjer (6709) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 2, 2013
2.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Pours brown with with a small off-white head.Aroma of banana, toffee, butterscotch,malt and caramel. Flavor is sweet and malty with some toffee, butterscotch and caramel. Medium body, average carbonation.
Radek Kliber (6709) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - JUL 22, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Where and how: b 500 ml.
Aroma roasty burnt malts, tad peppery cardboard backing. Mild fruity feel on tasty backing
Top: medium sized Bright white cap with nice rings on glass.
Base: hazy amber.
Palate : medium lighter bodied with thinner walls. Semi dry, average carbonation.
Taste: tad metallic, dry roasted malts, with think somewhat chewy characteristic. Forgettable finish.< br>
Other notes rather poor. Czechs can do so much better.