thomat (1785) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 15, 2006
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
UPDATED: AUG 25, 2006 A very nice bitter with a long aftertaste.
This is a beer I can drink daily !
scania (188) - Malmö, SWEDEN - AUG 10, 2006
2.5 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Aroma of welding gas! Rather thin on palate. Nice flavor though with long bitter finish.
gnoff (7030) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - JUL 22, 2006
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: AUG 11, 2008 First rating
Draught at The Rover in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Clear Amber color, white head. Scent is very much like "Ålö ale", fruity and soapy. Hoppy and bitter taste, where the bitterness takes over.
(Bottle from Systembolaget)
On August 9, 2008
Clear copper color, white head. Herbal, fruity and hoppy scent. Spicy, herbal, grassy, nettle, hoppy taste. Medium mouthfeelm high bitterness.
ThomasE (5176) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 15, 2006
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at The Rover, Göteborg. Clear amber colour with a small dense white head. Malty, light caramel sweet aroma with a hoppy floral note. Malty, caramel sweet flavor with some hoppy fruityness and a floral note. Dry and bitter finish.
mabjork (664) - Vasa, FINLAND - FEB 25, 2006
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught@Konttori in Tampere. A Hazy brownish colour with a rich and creamy beige head, rich lacings as well. It has a bitter aroma with fruits and juniper berries. The Flavour has some sweet undertones but it’s mostlybitter, still you can taste pineforest. A filling and sweet after taste. This is the first bitter that I’ve tried and really enjoyed.
Jukkabro (3485) - Tampere, FINLAND - JAN 25, 2006
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: APR 27, 2006 2006/1/20 (7-3-8-4-14). Dark coppery color, medium yellow head. Mild bitterness, caramel and sweetness in aroma with spices and pepper, fine and rich aroma, good combination of Belgian and British beers. Medium bodied. Spices, pepper and hops in flavor, aftertaste lasts with spices and dryness. Medium carbonated and refreshing bitter.
anders37 (14720) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 20, 2005
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Orange hazy colour. Small off-white head. Aroma is hoppy, some citrus aroma aswell. Taste is fruity and lots of hops some malt in the background leaving you with a nice bitter aftertaste.
JensenTaster (1719) - DENMARK - NOV 19, 2005
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
(bottle from may 2005) Orange, hazy colour, no head. Vanilla and wild flowers in the nose; really good sumer aroma. Nice, soft mouthfeel and and good, long and dry finish, a hint of anis finihes off nitely.
yngwie (11750) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 16, 2005
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: SEP 5, 2008 Cask at The Rover, Gothenburg. Aromas of peach and tropical fruits. Light copper colour, with a low, white head. Taste of hops, fruits and some malt. Long, bitter aftertaste. Rating: 7-3-7-3-14-3.4. (051008)
Bottle. Pours a clear, dark golden beer with a small, off-white head. Nice peachy aroma with grapefruit, resin and pinecones. A little maltyness in the base. Nice bitter flavor, with peach, sweetness and some resin. Medium body. Nice, lasting finish with bitterness, peach, citrus and pinecones. A really pleasing, quenching and quaffable beer. (080905)
TBone (11230) - Pori, FINLAND - OCT 3, 2005
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
UPDATED: AUG 23, 2010 Draught
Copper brown, small creamy off-white head. Yeasty, barley notes with honeyish hops (in the aroma and flavor). (5/3/6/2/10 2.6)
Re-rated bottled@Park Bar, Mariehamn (BB 11/2010)
Clear amber-copper color, small white head. Fruity a bit exotic hoppy nose. Similar flavor: exotic fruityness, fresh grassy hoppyness. Lingering soft bitterness. Good session bitter. (7/3/7/3/13 3.3)