Garrold (3024) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 21, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Bier Huis, Ossett. Murky orange. No head. Minimal carbonation. Condition is dubious, but despite that, there’s plenty to like. Citrus pith. Fresh and dry, with light bitterness at the end.
Tselloufc88 (276) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - APR 8, 2014
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Beer Gonzo, Coventry. Slightly hazy and light golden in colour, lively carbonation. Aroma is of grapefruit and flowery hops. Small white head. Taste is initially hoppy, grapefruit and a slight marmalade note. Bitter dry end with some fizzle on the tongue. Very enjoyable and perfect for the upcoming great summer (I hope!) A tasty brew.
paologalloni (162) - ITALY - FEB 2, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
l’ aspetto è bello con una bella schiuma. aromi critici predominanti. l’amaro sovrasta i sapori. sbilanciata
BoBoChamp (5757) - Gent, BELGIUM - FEB 1, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
50cl, at 5%Vol, English brew, from De Bierkoning Amsterdam, complex bitter brew, malty/bitter and slightly floral/fruity, balanced, hazy, rocky head, nice brew
JonMoore (2033) - Loughborough, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - JAN 27, 2014
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle conditioned - clear gold with big white head. Light citrus hoppy aroma. Flavours are citrus floral, hops, grass. Nice dry bitterness. Quite lively, medium bodied. Quite nice.
ElectroMod (126) - - JAN 16, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Y Delyn Wine Bar, Mold. Pours a clear amber with a vibrant, fluffy head. Aroma is hoppy, pineapple and grapefruit. Taste is nicely hopped, and citrussy. Nice smooth bitterness on the finish and decent carbonation. Good.
VastActiv (4239) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 24, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at Gallow’s Bird, Espoo. Originally rated 21012012. Colour is clear golden with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, hops and malts.
JohnCook101 (457) - - DEC 14, 2013
3.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Slightly hazy pale straw colour with a large head. Very lively carbonation, perhaps a bit too much so, but good flavours. Plenty of hops, grass, citrus, light hints of tropical fruits. Nice.
kerenmk (3467) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - DEC 14, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Marble Arch, Manchester, September 2013. Hazy golden with a small white head. Hoppy, pine, grass and nettle aroma, refreshing dry bitterness, medium-bodied, lingering hoppy finish.
Svesse (7262) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - DEC 2, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Cask at Southampton Arms, Kentish Town, London, 20 Nov 2013) Golden colour with brief, white head. Fruity, hoppy nose with citrus, resin, grass, apricots and biscuity malt. Fruity, malty taste with notes of citrus, grapefruit, resin, dried apricots and an impressive citric bitterness in the finish. Medium body, with balanced sweetness. Tasty, fresh and quite bitter. Nice one.