Douberd (3461) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - FEB 3, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
(Marble Lagonda IPA) Bottle 500 ml at home, served into an english pint glass. ABV 5%
Pale golden yellow to orange colour on the body, intense activity in it. Huge, thick white head sitting on top, very good retention. Medium lacing on the glass.
Very nice aroma, lots of citrus and grapefruit, grassy hops, orange peel.
Taste follows, lots of citrus, lemon pie, orange peel, light tangerine.
Medium body with good carbonation, very dry palate.
jfb (4762) - Freising, GERMANY - JAN 12, 2015
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(cask) clear golden colour with a frothy off-white head. aroma of orange peel and mango, with a hint of caramel, some light yeast, vanilla and a touch of banana. flavour is mostly grainy pale malts and yeast, slightly green, with lots of herbal hops, a touch of butter and a medium-bitter finish. medium-bodied with soft carbonation.
Countbeer (5505) - Best of E-Town mit 2 Brauhausen, NETHERLANDS - JAN 11, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught @ Van Moll: served in a small taster:
Medium sized white head, clear pale yellow colored beer.
Aromas of hops, hop fruits, minerals, mango, peach, apricot, some flowers and floral tones.
Flavour is deliciously clean hoppy with many typical hop fruits, some flowers and a subtle bitterness. Very tasty!
Aftertaste is fruity, bitter and hoppy, duh...
Low carbo, light creamy mouthfeel and more than medium (but a tiny bit thin) bodied.
mr_h (3874) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - JAN 3, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask by hand-pump at State Bar, Glasgow - clear golden, thin bubbly white head, grassy citrus aroma, good lacing, grapefruit, hoppy, oily, good carbonation, prolonged hoppy aftertaste
teorn88 (4024) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 23, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle from the brewery webshop. It pours a clean amber color with a small white head. Aroma is hoppy and fruity with medium malty background. Notes of grass, citrus peel, grapefruit skin, mango, grains, bread. Taste is medium sweet and fruity and medium bitter and resinous, with notes of grapefruit, mango, pine needles and pineapple. Finishes dry and bitter. Really tasty
sic1314 (4776) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - DEC 7, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Poured light amber with a frothy off white head. Aroma of sweet citrus and bitter hops. Medium body, flavour is medium sweet and moderately bitter.
Benzai (11048) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - DEC 7, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared by Erwin Van Moll @ Brewpub Van Moll. Hazy yellow color, small white head. Aroma is malts, lightly old hops, lightly fruity. Taste malts, hops, lightly fruity, some bitter. Average body and carbonation. Decent.
hackobock (2300) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 7, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
November 15, 2014. On tap at All in Beer Fest. Clear yellow with a small white head. Aroma is citrus, unfermented wort, floral and light cat pee. Taste is light to medium sweet. Light sweet fruity finis with a soft medium bitterness. Light to medium bodied.
ciaranc (1102) - Dublin, IRELAND - NOV 26, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle from The vineyard. Clear gold, frothy white head, medium lasting. Big, resiny pine nose, tropical fruits. Flavour is subtle enough, rising to a bitter finish. Light body, extremely drinkable, medium carbonation. Lush finish. Excellent.
rlgk (14695) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 16, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at All In Beer Fest 2014, Göteborg. Clear golden beer with a nice offwhite head. Hoppy citrus aroma, grassy, hay, some vegetables. Hoppy grassy flavor, hay, caramel, floral, some biscuits.