mR_fr0g (6542) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 17, 2015
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
On tap the at the brewpub. 21/07/2015 two days after the Etape du Tour. Golden / orange coloured pour with a creamy frothy head. Aroma is grainy honey, citronella, custard. Flavour is semi sweet rrains, caramel, honey, cardboard, grainy and tangy. Simple blonde beer. Palate is medium / light body, semi sweet, moderate carbonation. Some fruity esters linger. Meh.
Rune (9661) - Tromsř, NORWAY - AUG 9, 2014
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught, 300ml as Classic Blonde at the brewpub. Next to clear pale golden body. Tiny white head. Vague citrus hints on the nose with herbs and pale malts. Bread, grass, and lemony hoppy flavours. Nice and mild bitterness to the ending. A little floury on the swallow. Refreshing (Strasbourg, 26.07.2014).
jaghana (4958) - Strasbourg (Alsace), FRANCE - JUL 17, 2014
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
On tap, a cloudy yellow beer with good head. Nose is a bit yeast like, body is medium to low, note of grain, light sourness, light lemon touch at the finish. Not the best of this brewery.
BeerandBlues2 (11063) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 10, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pours clear gold with a medium, frothy white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is coriander, light citrus, lavender, straw and hay malt, fragrant fruity esters and floral hops. Flavor is malt forward with spices, light fruity esters, hops and bitterness, and a dry finish. Light body, warmth, and medium carbonation.
sonnycheeba (4537) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - APR 10, 2012
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pours clear gold with thin, fizzy white head; short retention and minimal lacing. Aroma is oranges and citrus fruit, candy sugar, straw and cookie malt, floral hops, and some grassy notes. Flavor is sweet malt with supporting citrus esters and faint hops; sweet finish. Light body, medium carbonation, and low warmth.
cagou007 (620) - FRANCE - NOV 16, 2010
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Very trouble yellow colour. Some aromas of fruits and yeats, very sour finish.
larsga (6929) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 20, 2010
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Small white head. Hazy yellow body. Light floral mealy aroma with notes of oranges. Dry-sweet citric fruity oranges taste with mealy floral notes. Light body. Mild, mealy mouthfeel. Dry dusty grassy floral aftertaste with citric notes. Long lingering grassy chalky aftertaste. Nice, drinkable, and full of character. (0.25l draft at the brewpub.)
Quack-Duck (8931) - Down South, GERMANY - FEB 25, 2009
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
bottle from Village de la Bičre Strasbourg. Cloudy golden yellow colour, large white head. Dusty-hoppy nose with hints of fruit. Medium-bodied, light-feeling fruity beer with a nice malty background and hints of mango and lemon. Not too complex, an easy-going yeasty and fruity ale with low carbonation.
Bov (10941) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - JAN 29, 2009
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
from Village de la Bičre, Strasbourg - pours a cloudy orange colour under a persistent and firm off-white head; aroma of dust, ripe apricots and orange peel; soft and smooth mouthfeel, some sweetness and no bitterness; the finish is a bit yeasty and quite fruity - very drinkable but lacking of complexity