BarbasA (30) - PORTUGAL - MAY 26, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Amber, aromas of pine with tropical notes, flavors of caramel, bread and some resine.
gunnfryd (12132) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 25, 2015
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
KRS 131214. Pale amber colour with a beige head. Aroma is fruit, malt, floral, yeast. Flavour is yeast, fruit, malt, floral, caramel. Too much yeast.
Scopey (8552) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 18, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Cerveteca Lisboa. It pours very lightly hazy amber with a thick off-white head. The nose is soft, juicy, fresh pine, peach, apricot and tinned pineapple. The taste is crisp, bitter-sweet, fresh piney action, lemon sherbets, grapefruit rind, touch of soap, varnish, brown bread, cereal, toasty grain and a touch of pepper with a dry finish. Medium body and moderate carbonation. A pretty alright APA.
karpik (137) - Sosnowiec, POLAND - MAY 18, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Nice aroma of tropical fruits, citrus and caramel. Pours amber colour, bit hazy with not tall white head. Taste is refreshing, fruity, bitterness is solid for an APA. Overall nice pale ale.
Finn (4710) - Tromsø, NORWAY - MAY 11, 2015
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Smaksprøve fra Rune. Mørk aprikosfarget. Uklar. Søt fruktaroma. Smaken anonym. Hint av mandler.
Rune (9111) - Tromsø, NORWAY - APR 23, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
330ml bottle, lote 10 14, trade with Knut Albert. Rocky off-white head leaving fragile lacing on the glass. Murky amber coloured body. Aroma of tropical fruits and caramel. Rounded taste character of fruity hops including grapefruit and orange, offset by mild caramel sweetness. Fruit bitterness to the ending. Refreshing thirst quencher with fine drinkability (Tromsø 22.04.2015).
Bubeer (65) - - APR 10, 2015
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Amber foggy colour, medium white head with some thickness. Ripe fruits aroma. Similar in the taste with some flowerish notes. Medium bitterness in the short finish. Light body. Carbonation is the weakest point. Some dryness. Good value for money.
Hops: Northern Brewer, Cascade
Grumbo (827) - Suffolk, ENGLAND - MAR 1, 2015
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from Supremo Cristal, Portugal. Pours a bright bronze colour with a long lasting just off white head. Aroma of oranges, hops and caramel. Bit too heavy on bitterness. Medium body, texture slick, average carbonation Enjoyable though bitterness a little too overpowering towards end.
anders37 (18914) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 2, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pours a hazy orange color with a small white head. Has a fruity grapefruit hoppy aroma. Fruity malty grapefruit hoppy bitter flavor. Has a fruity malty grapefruit hoppy finish.
brnandersen (2431) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 14, 2015
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sample from 33 cl. bottle. Hazy, amber colour with a dense, off-white head. Fruity aroma with caramel, grass, and citrus. Taste is bitter. Medium body with a creamy texture and an average carbonation. Finishes bitter and fruity with tropical touches. Okay APA.