Nidaros (40) - - APR 12, 2014
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours a murky orange-straw colour, good frothy white head. Smells of ripe bananas, white bread, belgo yest with some brett lurking in the background. Taste is much the same, with focus on the bananas and brett. Nice bretty aftertaste. This beer went perfectly with mussels.
_angst_ (3146) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 30, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught @ All In Beer Fest 2014. Pours hazy brownish golden with a small creamy offwhite head that slowly dissipates while leaving some thick lacing on the glass. Smell is slightly malty, tiny fruity, tiny estery and slightly phenolic with rye bread, whole grain crackers, banana bread, grapefruit, pepper corns, hay, dry soil and lemon zest. Taste is bitter, tiny estery and slightly phenolic with rye bread, whole grain crackers, grapefruit, hay, dry soil, pepper corns, lemon zest and hints of rye flour, unripe banana and sheet metal. Mouthfeel is crisp, dry and light bodied. Finish is bitter with whole grain crackers, grapefruit, hay, dry soil, pepper corns and lemon zest. Solid refreshing saison.
Nisse666 (4557) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 17, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at AIBF 2014 session 3 cons 2014-11-15 Göteborg
AR: farmhouse funk, dough, white wine,
AP: hazy amber, stouthy cream beige head
F: fizzy, watery, flour, dry , stable
ramboraffe (761) - SWEDEN - NOV 17, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at aibf2014. Hazy pale amber with small white head. Smell is fresh herbs, grain and citrus. Taste is herbal, earthy, citric. Light body. Dry with medium bitterness and medium carbonation.
ekstedt (5652) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 16, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at All In Beer Fest 2014. Shady orange, low off-white head. Fruity, spicy, peppery, minty aroma. Light to medium bodied, medium carbonation. Dry, medium bitterness.
floydian1 (1083) - FNQ, Australia, - OCT 16, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap @ Mikkeller Bar, Vesterbro, Copenhagen (recommended). Hazy orange colour with loose white head. Sweet rye bread malts, sour citrus, straw, peppers, barnyard, and faint strawberries on the nose. Taste is sweet and sour with spicy notes and a refreshing dry hop finish. Medium body with smooth texture. A lovely saison.
rarbring (1603) - Linköping, SWEDEN - SEP 20, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Overall: Fruity, sweet, some spice.
Note: On-tap at a De Klomp tasting. Reviewed 2014-09-20.
gunnfryd (11429) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - SEP 16, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Cafe Sara. Deep golden colour with an off-white head. Aroma is yeast, citrus, orange , fruit. Flavour is yeast, citrus, orange, fruit, spices. Medium body. Nice/OK beer.
bbertels (136) - NORWAY - SEP 6, 2014
2.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap at Henriks in Bergen. Not really any head - aromas that hint of citra, grass, spices. Rich taste and a nice malty bitterness provided by the rye.
Lowenbrau (2339) - Asturias, Oviedo, SPAIN - SEP 5, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: NOV 13, 2014 750ml bottle @Cimmeria, Oviedo. 04-09-2014.
In short: funky spicy ale.
Pours hazy amber with some nice off white head. Fruity, ripe, caramel, so aromas. Short head retntion, some lacing. Medium body, average to hig carbonation, crispy texture. Taste follows the nose, sour, fruity, dry finish. Enjoyable.
Tap @Lion Beer Festival, 2014. 28-06-2014.
kappldav123 (5246) - GERMANY - SEP 3, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap at CBC 2014. Beer in the glass golden-yellow, nice head. Mild hoppy aroma. Starts malty-dry, light fruity notes of peaches and apricot. Finish less intense. Nice!