hopscotch (10532) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - JAN 19, 2005
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled... Murky, golden ale with a lot of fine, dark sediment. Large, frothy, white head. Decent retention and spotty lacing. Nose of fuzzy fruit, mandarin orange, vanilla and white bread. Sweet, malty, yeasty flavor. Subtle hops. Medium-bodied and very creamy with light carbonation. Sweet, fruity finish.
darkstar (69) - Eureka, Missouri, USA - JAN 16, 2005
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Picked this up at the local Trader Joe’s. Cloudy orange color. Poured an enormous head which took forever to come down. Smells of pears. Sweet initial flavor with slightly bitter aftertaste.
Frank (3899) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 14, 2005
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
She’s a gusher, this one, so watch out. Hazy orange, slight white head. Nose of tart apple, pear and baby powder. Rather light bodied with frisky carbonation. Rather dry with a slight mineral character and a touch of bitterness in the finish.
ukoolaid (579) - Amherst, Massachusetts, USA - JAN 11, 2005
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle. Dark yellow color with a thick white head. The aroma is sweet malty with yeast. The flavor is sweet malty with notes of yeast and a slightly dry hoppy end. Nice Belgian Blonde.
heemer77 (5283) - Urbandale, Iowa, USA - JAN 10, 2005
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Large white head. A light gold, slightly cloudy body. The taste is orange peel zest with some hints of corriander and white bread. Motuhfeel is smooth and silky. Tastes of pears with a spicy nutmeg and clove finish. This also has a slightly dry woody character.
lachesis (757) - St Idesbald, BELGIUM - JAN 9, 2005
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: OCT 2, 2005 Very lively beer with hazy orange-yellow color and witth very big white head. It has light aroma’s of malts and honey and fine accents of tropical fruits and mango chutny. This beer also has a slight lemony sharpness in the nose. The taste is light malty, bready, with touches of cookie’s, honey, tropcal stonefruits some spices and faint lemon accents.
MAP (1133) - Lakewood, Ohio, USA - DEC 13, 2004
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Golden Yellow with a thick head sustained on top. The aroma is grassy, with a little bit of lemon and clove. The flavor is somewhat pequilar. It is sweet, then a bit bitter. A solid offering for a belgian session ale.
Sammy (10789) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 8, 2004
4.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 19/20
good yeast aroma and honey yeast in taste. Creamy lemon, bit grass, spicy vanilla, moderately aggressive carbonation concommitant with being well hopped. Mid sip mint, abundant good malts
Lubiere (12572) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 5, 2004
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Hazy light gold with citrus/lemongrass in aroma. Restrained sweet malts and bubblegum in taste with notes of coriander and orange peels. Medium bodied. Thanks to Dumdum.
MrRomero (1976) - Nolanville, USA - NOV 27, 2004
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: DEC 26, 2004 Delirium Cafe, Brussels 2004: Pours a cloudy yellow with a medium white head. Light banana aroma. Some citrus in the flavor. Finish is sweet. A nice beer.