Russo (1957) - Hemhofen, - JAN 27, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Clear golden color with a big white head. Sweet malty aroma, hints of hops. Flavor is sweet malt and very balanced with hops, stats with sweetness and then comes the bitterness, that is good. Medium bodied. Mouthfeel is quite sweet. Good beer.
Leighton (16261) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 15, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared by a group of men in Colin’s hotel room during the Bamberg Jolly of 2014. Pours perfectly clear pale yellow. Simple but tasty, with biscuity malts, cereal, minimal bitterness. Light bodied with average carbonation and creamy texture. Sweet finish with further cereal and biscuits. Good and drinkable lager.
Wanja (767) - GERMANY - JUN 18, 2014
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
0.5 l bottle at Regensburg... Clear quite light golden color, good head... Nice natural hop aroma like grass... Mild little bit sweet and refreshing Helles taste... Mild hop ending...
mR_fr0g (7237) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2014
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bamberg Jolly day 1 24/01/2014. Bottle shared in Colin’s room. Aroma is nutty praline, and lager yeast. Pale yellow pour with a lasting white head. Flavour is sweet cereal, some crisp nobel hop bitterness. Thinnish palate with medium carbonation. Some wheat flavour.
Beerhunter111 (13027) - Hasborn, GERMANY - FEB 28, 2014
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein goldenes Bier mit schöner Schaumkrone. Geruch malzig, würzig, getreidig. Geschmack malzig würzig, leicht malzig fruchtig, getreidig.
Theydon_Bois (14964) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 6, 2014
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle in room 104 of Fassla Bamberg aka "Colins Room" and whose carpet was besmirched by at least 3 different beer stains during this mini tasting late on day 1 of the post Xmas Bamberg jolly - 24/01/14.
Clear golden with a good sized off white head.
Nose is pale malts, grassy, light lemon notes, bitter orange, bready.
Taste comprises straw, hint of vanilla, caramel.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, drying close.
madmitch76 (20064) - , Essex, ENGLAND - FEB 6, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
24th January 2014
Bamberg Bash Day 1. Tasting in Colin’s room along with some quality music! Almost clear gold beer, small white head. Light crisp palate, dry. Clean pale malt with light floralness and a little dried fruits. Light dry finish. Tasty enough.
jfb (5036) - Freising, GERMANY - FEB 4, 2014
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
(bottle) pours a clear golden colour with a frothy white head. aroma of herbal hops and light pale malts, with heavy and pungent notes of diacetyl. flavour is mostly the same, lots of butter, with a faint hint of straw and pale malts in the finish. medium-bodied with average carbonation.
AndySnow (5954) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - FEB 3, 2014
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Where: In Colin’s Room at Fässla, Bamberg.
Appearance: Golden colour with a white head.
Aroma: Malt, grass, some fruit, grain.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Malt, grass, spices.
rlgk (15798) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JAN 27, 2014
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
At Colin’s room during Jolly to Bamberg 2014. Golden beer, small head. Malty bready aroma, herbal, grassy, some fruity notes. Bready spicy glavor, cardboard notes, bready, cereal notes.
Usko (171) - Bavaria, GERMANY - NOV 9, 2013
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Clear golden color, white head. Aroma of malt, very decent herbal hop notes. Taste starts sweet, malty, alcoholic, a bit metallic. Medium body, carbonation and bitterness. Very average.