JorgeLee (1759) - Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 1, 2016
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, courtesy of Hermann. Deep rich amber gold colour. Sweet bready malt, hint of caramel. Spicy hop, modest, not very bitter. Lovely to drink, well made if not the most challenging.
Alberello (17) - Bavaria, GERMANY - JUL 23, 2016
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Pours in a nice amber colour, has aromas of bread and caramel, tastes and feels rather smooth, not particularly interesting. This beer does nothing wrong, but it doesn’t offer more than that.
King_Alex_II (1228) - SWITZERLAND - MAR 11, 2016
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Clear orange copper caramel colored beer with foam layer. Sweet malty nose. The taste is caramel sweet with a malty body and has a fine but present carbonation. It is comparable to a bock beer (with less abv). Calm sweetish aftertaste.
madmitch76 (22102) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 25, 2015
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 7/20
30th September 2015
The Travlr tasting at ChrisO’s. Thanks to Gene for all the beers and Chris for hosting. Clear amber beer, no head. Light palate modest fine carbonation. Light malts, a bit papery, Trace of cream. Light dried fruits. Light semi dry finish. Lame.
mR_fr0g (9252) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 9, 2015
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle shared at Chriso’s Travlr last minute tasting. Clear golden light orange coloured pour with a small white head. Aroma is grainy, light diacetyl, spicy noble hop, some paper. Flavour is semi sweet, Carmel, light oxidisation, apple. Palate is light, moderate carbonation, crisp, semi sweet. Meh.
Theydon_Bois (16873) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - OCT 5, 2015
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle split at Travlr tasting @ Chriso, 30/09/15.
Clear golden amber with a moderate off White covering.
Nose is toffee apple, biscuit, straw, malt.
Taste comprises biscuit, dark fruit rinds, light spice.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close.
The_Osprey (6348) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 1, 2015
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Swing-top bottle, shared at Chriso’s, thanks to Travlr. 4.7%. Clear amber orange, still, small bubbly off-white head. Aroma is biscuity, crackers, light honey. Body is light, tingly carbonation, slightly foamy. Taste has more cracker malts, honey with a soft bitterness. Quite plain, but alright.
Leighton (18526) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 30, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared at chriso’s. Pours clear copper-gold with a white cream head. The aroma has toasty bread, caramel, cereal. Medium sweet flavor with more bready malts, toffee, slight leafy hops. Light bodied with average carboantion. Light bodied with fine to average carbonation. Simple bready finish, more caramel, toast, hay. Simple but tasty.
ogivlado (7215) - Zagreb, CROATIA - APR 12, 2015
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
swing top bottle 330ml. -from Rudat Dortmund. Darker golden coloured, small to medium sized off-white head, dryish grassy nose. Malty, slight caramel, grassy, bready and hint of nuts in the finish. Also dry grassy finish. Not the best not the worst.
MMR (682) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 14, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Rather nice Amber Lager. Pours a hazy colored glass and has a nice bitter aftertaste.