Leini (589) - SWEDEN - SEP 7, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
500ml can. Clopudy amber body with a big grayish head. Light and malty with notes of wheat, cloves, yeast, apricote and hay.
hackobock (900) - SWEDEN - AUG 20, 2013
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from Alko. Hazy dark orange with almost no head. Aroma has sweet banana, light spices and wheat. Taste has the same sweet banana notes as the aroma, light bitter and light spicy. Carbonation is quite low for a Hefeweizen.
Moebbels (241) - FINLAND - JUL 19, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours a cloudu dark golden color. The white head sets as an even layer on top of the beer, leaving lacing on the glass. The nose has notes of yeast, spices, malts and cloves. The taste is sweet and malty with a metallic finish. Carbonation is nice with lots of small bubbles creating a soft bubbly cloud on the tongue.
Leighton (9833) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 12, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared at the ChrisO Flags of Many Nations Easter Tasting 2013 - London. Pours perfectly clear yellow-gold with a light, white film head. Papery wheat in the nose, light yeast and dough. Medium sweet flavor with sugary wheat and dough. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Sweet finish with basic doughy wheat bread, yeast and hints of mashed bananas. OK, but nothing special.
Andy_ (518) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUN 18, 2013
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Hazy orange colour, a bit darker than most hefeweizens, with some nice head. A bit stuffy aroma. Very sweet taste, medium length finish.
Beerhammaren (893) - FINLAND - JUN 16, 2013
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
.33l bottle from Alko Jyväskylä. Pours cloudy orange with low thick head. Aroma is yeast, banana and sweet malts. Somehow mild. Flavor is banana, yeast, some apricot and malts.
VastActiv (2175) - Oulu, FINLAND - APR 11, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle 0.33l from local Alko. Colour is orange with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Banan, wheat, yeast, malts and some hints of alcohol.
Theydon_Bois (6986) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - APR 6, 2013
1.8 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 6/20
Bottle at Chriso Easter "Flags of many nations" Tasting, 31/03/13 from Chris’s legendary vintage bathtub.
Golden with no head.
Nose carries pale malts, light fruits, very thin.
Taste comprises pale malt, light fruits, vague hop notes.
Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, maximum MEH!
madmitch76 (13351) - , Essex, ENGLAND - APR 6, 2013
1.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 3/20
31st March 2013
Tasting at ChrisO’s. Light haze on this gold beer, little white head. Light dry palate. Mild minerals. Sweet malt with a touch of TCP. Dry finish. Awful.
olio (5267) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 4, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
33 cl bottle.
Originally rated on 20100105.
Pours golden color with a small head. Aroma of wheat, apricot notes, some mild spices and toffee. Flavor of apricot, hay, mild wheat and yeast. Decent.