kraddel (1901) - some beerplace, - OCT 1, 2012
1.1 AROMA 1/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 3/20
at BBF 12. dont know how to put it, but this smells ( and tastes) like plastic. nearly undrinkable, just... drainpour ( or as on a festival, floorpour ) sad how my high expectations of narke kinda backstabbed my with this ( and others )
PotjeBier (1290) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - DEC 3, 2013
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap @ Beer Temple. Hazy, golden blonde color. White to off white head. Aroma’s: fruit, sweet, unripe fruit, herbs & spices, biscuit, caramel. Flavor is dominated by herbs, light sweet. Medium bodied. Finishes with plastic, slightly sour & bitter. Not my favorite Närke.
PhillyCraft (2573) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 27, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at temple, pours hazy orange with last creamy head and nice lacing. Awesome appearance. Flavor is eucalyptus, root beer bark, Christmas tree, mooseberries, plum, fig, mothball executives, and nice malts. Medium bodied. This one surprised me after seeing most of the ticks.
dEnk (3103) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - NOV 25, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft @ Borefts. Aroma is spruce, wet forest, light burned caramel, touch of spice. Flavour is quite malty, light roast with loads of caramel and some herbal notes.
Martinus (2520) - Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS - NOV 13, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Clear golden colour, white head. Herbal aroma, malts. Light sweet flavour, light bitter, herbs. Herbal finish. The least from the forest series imho, but still a decent brew.
(From draught @ BBF V, Bodegraven 2013)
fiulijn (13000) - Malmö, ITALY - NOV 11, 2013
2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 7/20
Draught at Bishop’s Arms, Malmö, Gustav Adolf Torg
Hazy amber color with creamy head. Yeasty aroma, bakers yeast. Highly carbonated; vulgar malt flavor with a herbal and vegetable impression, chemicals, medicine, tree bark; ordinary bitterness; again some yeast in the end.
Vignale (1626) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 9, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Drucken på fat på Bishop Gustav, Malmö. Söt doft av smågodis, pommac, kolaremmar, tallskott. Fin maltsöt kropp med lite engelskt strong ale stuk, väl dold alkohol, lätt beska, söta smaker men balanserad sötma. Småtrevlig.
Theydon_Bois (5251) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - OCT 13, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at Borefts ’13, 27/09/13.
Lightly hazed golden with a thin off white covering.
Nose is light hops, floral tones, toasty malts, citric notes.
Taste comprises sprucey wood notes, pine forest, fresh tasting and clean, light citrus, pissy floral tang.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, dry in the closure with light bitterness and woody notes.
Ok stuff, a good palate cleanser after a few strong numbers!
BRW (442) - Barcelona, SPAIN - OCT 12, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap at Borefts. Clear golden colour with white Herbal aroma. Herbal and malty taste. Medium body.
TheJvd (530) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 11, 2013
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Draft at Borefts 2013. Pours hazy golden with a small white head. Aroma is some spices, herbs and some malts. Taste is sweet and herbal with some spices that I can’t really identify. Medium body and carbo.
LomYst (316) - Rotterdam, NETHERLANDS - OCT 11, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
weird sourness... spicy.. weird again but not as good as the gransus