omhper (20606) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - OCT 18, 2011
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottled. Clear golden, small head. Plenty of pear and grapefruit up front. Light-medium body with clean, rounded moutfheel. Grassy anh hoppy. Elegant and quenchable US style amber.
gnoff (8173) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - OCT 16, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
33 cl bottle at the sampling night at omhper on September 30, 2011
Clear brown color, tan head. Sweet and hoppy scent. Bitter and hoppy taste. Malty, bitter taste. Moussy mouthfeel, dry medium high bitterness.
RichardW (1656) - Carlisle, Cumbria, ENGLAND - OCT 3, 2011
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle, Coppers8til8, Newcastle. Beautiful heady aroma of fresh hops, pine and grapefruit, with a hint of resin to it. Clean smooth palate, with dryness on the back of the throat, lovely rounded mouthfeel, some faint woody characteristics, overall a stonkingly good read ale from a fine brewery.
rlgk (12521) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - OCT 3, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at omhpers tasting 110930. Golden beer, offwhite head. Berry aroma, grassy and sweetish. Hoppy flavor, grassy and with metal notes, some berries.
tkrjukoff (4156) - SWEDEN - OCT 1, 2011
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sample @ omhper’s. Pours redish mahogany with a small bubbly off white head. Aroma is fruity malty caramel sweet. Flavor is bitter fruity peppery pungent a bit sweetness. Finishes longlived bitter.
anders37 (18758) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 28, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask @ The Craft Beer Co, Clerkenwell EC1. Pours a reddish amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty hoppy aroma with hints of caramel. Fruity malty hoppy bitter flavor with hints of caramel. Has a fruity malty hoppy bitter finish.
FatPhil (10090) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - SEP 20, 2011
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap (Southampton Arms, RBESG2011 Saturday)
Superfull sweet pungent hoppy aroma. Sweetness is balanced though. Full palate. Very fruity in the mouth. Long tingly bitter finish - very long. Good rich bitter.
shoulderbroken (2476) - Tokyo, JAPAN - SEP 15, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On cask at Southampton Arms. Ruby red with a small beige head. Aroma is hoppy bitterness pine or spruce maybe and strangely jam. Taste is bitter and fruity with a nice bitter after taste. Low carbonation and medium bodied. Very nice.
CraftBeerNick (1148) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 5, 2011
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask, Dean Swift, Tower Bridge. Gorgeous amber ale, would have again if I can find it on cask. Yet to try the bottle version
fonefan (37673) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 5, 2011
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask (handpump) @ Southampton Arms, RBESG Weekend, 139 Highgate Road, London, Greater London, England NW5 1LE.
Clear medium to dark red amber colour with a average, frothy to creamy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, moderate to heavy hoppy, grass, orange - citrus, dusty hops, moderate grapefruit nad pine. Initial flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter, finish flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and light heavy bitter with a long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat.