Otterdance (164) - Norwich, Norfolk, ENGLAND - AUG 9, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Clear copper. Gooseberry and peach? Yeah, I’ll go with that description. It’s tart and floral. Nice sweet blonde ale.
Gethinbeer (2070) - Musky, Nova Scotia, CANADA - AUG 8, 2013
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Copper pour with a thin white head. Fruity malt aroma with a slight hop input. Citrus malt flavour. Sharp citrus malt finish. Tangy ale.
Niall73 (1052) - Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 7, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle bb 21/05/14. Pours a nice pale amber colour. Aroma is toffee, a bit of peach, some green apple, some leaves - an autumnal aroma. Light to medium body, mild carbonation. It has some toffee sweetness, some ripe tropical fruits, some citrus, pepper and a nice bitter finish. Good.
k0mpsa (940) - Järvenpää, FINLAND - AUG 3, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at eikan pub, järvenpää. Clear deep golden color, small white head. Light malty and hoppy taste. Balanced sweet hoppy taste, hoppy end. Decent for low alcohol.
lusikka (5338) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 2, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
500 ml bottle @ Rotterdam, Helsinki. Pours a copper colour with a white head. Aroma of sweetish malts, grass and floral notes. Flavour of caramel malts, pine, grass, floral notes, grapefruit and pineapple. Medium bodied, slick mouthfeel and soft carbonation. Extremely good drinkability. Enjoyable.
kwik-lime (1157) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 24, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pour is quite dark for the style with a good head. Gooseberry, pine and earthy hops with a bitter finish. Excellent beer.
tderoeck (4069) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUL 19, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
2/VII/13 - 50cl bottle @ home - BB: 21/II/14 (2013-598) Thanks to Niki and Mike for transporting the bottle!
Clear dark orange beer, small irregular white head, little stable, bit adhesive. Aroma: fruity, bubble gum, peaches, bit sweet, bit of citrus. MF: soft carbon, light to medium body. Taste: some citrus, little grassy, fruity notes, peaches, little sour. Aftertaste: grapefruit, bitter, some kiwi, little fruity, dry bitter ending.
larsga (5962) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 17, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Medium offwhite head. Clear amber body. Fruity perfumy spicy aroma with grape notes. Dry-sweet fruity spicy gooseberry taste with grassy wooden notes. Mid-bodied. Mild, soft mouthfeel. Dry spicy wooden gooseberry aftertaste with grassy dandelion notes. Nice, drinkable, perhaps slightly sharp finish. (0.5l bottle, from House of Trembling Madness, York.)
ACD (569) - Dublin, IRELAND - JUL 16, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
50cl bottle. Deep orange with thin white head. Lots of nice peach, orange, and dank mango stuff going on in the aroma - some woody, spicy notes too. Taste gives citrus aplenty - lime, lemon juice, light grapefruit - as well as peach and orange. Light biscuit malt. Slightly herbal character. Medium/thin body. Quite pithy citric bitterness that lingers a while. Good stuff again from Oakham.
garthicus (2591) - Dublin, IRELAND - JUL 13, 2013
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Appearance: Dark orange, tiny white head. Aroma: hoppy, coriander, spicy, fantastic Amarillo hop aroma, quite fruity too. Lovely. Flavour: hoppy, lots of Amarillo, coriander, lots of citrus, lemon rind, malty, a little spicy too with a wonderfully bitter hop finish.