fonefan (43533) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 5, 2009
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Clear medium amber color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is light to moderate malty, caramel - toffee, roasted notes, light hoppy. Flavor is moderate sweet and coffee / burnt roasted malt bitter with a average to long duration. Body is light to medium, texture is watery, carbonation is soft. 
Ungstrup (34214) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JAN 31, 2005
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
A hazy red-brown beer with a small white head. The aroma is sweet with notes of caramel. The flavor is sweet with caramel notes in the middle, leading to a very dry hoppy end. Boring.
harrisoni (17143) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUL 9, 2013
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Can from Terre de Boissons Calais. When I were a slip of a lad, back in the late 80s and early 90s I went to university in Liverpool and then subsequently visited it a couple of times a year to visit friends who’d stayed there afterwards. And I’d catch the train from that wonderful station of London Euston. I’d go searching for something to drink for the journey. Similarly when I was returning, normally on a Sunday so there would be engineering works and Liverpool to London would take 5 hours (seriously, L’pool via Manchester, Crewe, Brum/Cov with speed restrictions and then down to Euston), then I’d also look for a 4 pack to numb the tedium.
McEwans Export was sometimes/normally my beer of choice.
And I always liked seeing Scots going back to Scotland from Euston swigging from a bright red can at 9 in the morning.
So I know this beer well. That smiley face on the can, the bright redness of it, promised either a weekend of fun or the end of a weekend of fun back to miserable humdrumness.
And now after many, many years and many, many different beers its time to go back to a hero, a staple, a go to beer, a safe haven.
And it’s not as bad as I feared.
It’s rubbish, but not entirely horrible. In fact I even quite like it. A simple, sweetish, not very hoppy best bitter.
You know what?
So here’s to my youth, my hopes of a bright and successful future and to the wonderful people I met and still know when I were a slip of a lad.
yngwie (16478) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 11, 2005
2.2 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
UPDATED: JAN 5, 2007 Can. Distinct metal aroma. Copper colour with beige head. A slightly burned maltyness in flavor, but both flavor and finish is dominated by metal. Light bitterness in the end. (051011)
Beerhunter111 (16416) - Hasborn, GERMANY - FEB 15, 2014
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein bernsteinfarbenes Bier mit geringer Schaumkrone. Geruch malzig, Karamell, fruchtig. Geschmack trocken fruchtig, malzig, Karamell.
TBone (16079) - Pori, FINLAND - JUL 26, 2006
1.9 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Can (BB 04/2007).
Amber color, good big creamy head: skunky hoppy nose (eggs). Watery mouthfeel. Mild roasted malty flavor with off-balanced hops. Harsh, light finish.
Dedollewaitor (15469) - Odense, DENMARK - APR 12, 2014
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Can. Amber pour with a small white head. Fruit, caramel and bread. Mild bitter and dusty finish. Medium bodied.
MiP (15247) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - APR 19, 2014
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Can, 4.5%. Weak malty aroma. Clear chestnut colour. Small white head. The flavour is nicely malty, slightly spicy. A little too high carbonation and slightly watery finish, but better than expected.
gunnfryd (14043) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 24, 2008
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Can. Dark golden / brown with an off-white head. Aroma is fruit, malt, apple, hop. Flavour is fruit, malt, hop, dry, apple. Ordinary beer.
Benzai (13591) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - APR 12, 2013
2.1 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Can shared by Vaiz @ Jim is John tasting. Clear rusty orange color, small good lacing white head. Aroma is bad: malts and lots of butter. Taste malts and buttery. Slightly bitter but no, I really don’t like it.