pojo41 (315) - Hattiesburg, Mississippi, USA - JAN 3, 2009
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Poured a slightly hazy yellow with an OK head. Slightly sweet aroma with a bit of grass. Grainy biscuity flavor of malt with just enough hops to keep it from being too sweet.
hobsch (251) - Cologne, GERMANY - DEC 20, 2013
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle 0.5l from P&M Bonn. Pours clear golden with white head. Aroma has grass notes with,l grains. Taste is medium bitter, medium sweet, grains, banana. Aftertaste is sweet, boozy. Ok Bock.
PotjeBier (1309) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - NOV 29, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap @ In De Wildeman. Crystal clear golden color. Dense white head. Aroma’s of caramel (malt), grassy hops, grain, hints of fruit. Flavor is light sweet, light bitter, some fruit. Medium bodied. Finishes with a subtle bitterness. Good - but I expected a dunkler Bock...
Chudwick (1577) - Cincyucky, Kentucky, USA - JUL 30, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
500ml bottle - pours dark gold with offwhite head and light lacing. Nose is a little skunky, grassy and caramel. Flavor adds bread. a little hoppy and moderately sweet. decent. If it weren’t so expensive, I’d drink this on a regular basis.
rlgk (8520) - Skövde, SWEDEN - MAR 27, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Zly Casy, Prague. Clear golden beer with a decent white head. Malty fruity aroma, bready, caramel, peach and grape notes, notes of brown sugar. Malty bready flavor, some warming alcohol, some nuts, sweetish, some caramel. Some alcohol in the finish, caramel and some bread.
Svesse (5716) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - MAR 4, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Bottle, Monk’s Café Wallingatan, Stockholm) Golden yellow colour with frothy, white head. Malty, hoppy nose with bread, grassy hops, a touch of honey and some citrus. Malty taste with notes of bread, tropical fruit, hints of citrus and a certain grassy bitterness in the finish. Medium body, with some malt sweetness. Quite tasty with a fresh hop character. Nice one.
mile (2475) - Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 28, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Golden, small to average and fully diminishing head. Moderate malty - lightly grainy and lightly sweetish aroma, light caramel and bread with light grassy hoppyness, light alcohol. Medium, malty - lightly grainy and lightly sweetish flavor, light caramel and light hoppyness. Finish is average, malty - grainy and sweetish, light hoppyness and light alcohol. Lightly sweetish bock with caramel - light bitterness in the finish. OK but nothing special.
swoopjones (4961) - Buffalo, New York, USA - JAN 7, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at blue monk, caramel colored pour. Fruity aroma with banana and clove notes. Fruity flavor, touch of stone fruit, wisp of peat. Very good
kiwianer (2990) - Otorohanga, NEW ZEALAND - DEC 10, 2012
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
The head is ok, the body light. The taste is malty, sweet, a bit hoppy. In the aftertaste sweet-creamy-alcoholic. Drinkable but less aromatic for a bockbeer. 11/10/10/9/11/10
darkseduction (509) - Zweibrücken, GERMANY - DEC 9, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle 50cl. Old fashioned label, quite nice! Deep golden coloured brew with dense firm white head. Easy drinkable brew, slight alcoholic burning. Malty body. BItter hoppy finish.
tcane7 (1366) - Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 7, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Draft at Alla Spina. Pours amber, little head. Some spice, nutty, underwhelming. Blah.