kambei70 (588) - - FEB 8, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Artisan Golden Ale. Ale aged in oak barrels. Barrel aged & bottle conditioned. Aged in large oak casks and refermented in the bottle. Oro de Calabaza is brewed in the Franco-Belgian tradition of special golden ales. Spicy and peppery with a gentle hop bouquet and the beguiling influence of wild yeast. Please enjoy our beers in good health, Cheers and Mahalo plenty!
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Tsekouratos (199) - Nea Filadelfeia, Athens, GREECE - JAN 30, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
355 ml botle at The Local Pub, Athens Greece. Poured a yellow-golden color with a nice tan head. Aromas of grass, citrusy fruits, some lemon, maybe some bready caramel. Bitter-hoppy taste of grass, lemon, pineapple, maybe some mango (?). Hoppy aftertaste. Light-medium bodied with medium carbonation. A nice stong pale.
gunnar (5262) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JAN 25, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from a trade with Tsekouratos. Pours light hazy golden with a big creamy white head.Aroma of fruity hops, peach and lemon. Taste is dry and bitter fruity hops, crisp and fresh. Smooth mouthfeel, nice one.
JonMoore (1851) - Loughborough, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - DEC 22, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle - cloudy gold colour with nice white head, with nice lacing. Aroma of citrus hops, pine, orange peel, sweet maltiness. Similar in the taste. Medium bodied, dry, quite highly carbonated. Big, quite short hoppy bitter finish. Very good.
rxeight (1296) - Illinois, USA - NOV 12, 2013
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
11/15/13 date. Probably a best by date. Sweet and bitter pale ale. Has a hop alcohol. Nothing impressive.
IndianaRed (2391) - Boise, Idaho, USA - NOV 7, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle pours a very hazy orange, light amber with a small but persistent sandy colored head an spotty lacing. Light sweet malt aromas, fruity and a little citrusy hops. Some sweet hop flavor, but very little bitterness. A little bite at the end, but malty and smooth and fairly sweet for an extra pale
allmyvinyl (3186) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 5, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
355ml bottle from Beers of Europe. Pours a surprisingly orange-gold, thin white head, good lacing. Aromas are pine, resin, grapefruit. Taste has big bitterness. Palate is thin, but refreshing. Rather wish I was drinking this in June... not November... Very nice beer though.
Idiosynkrasie (3752) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - NOV 5, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
355ml bottle. Minimally cloudy golden colour with average, thick, frothy to creamy, fairly lasting, moderately lacing, white head. Slightly piney, resinous hoppy aroma, caramel malty basis with a biscuit touch, hints of orange zest. Taste is minimally sweet caramel malty with a biscuit touch, resinous and minimally piney hoppy overtones, a touch of orange zest. Precise, focused APA.
olio (6144) - Tampere, FINLAND - NOV 5, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
355 ml bottle.
Pours clear copper color with a large head. Aroma of floral hops, fresh fruits, pine, some caramel malts and hay. Flavor of sweet fruits, resinous hops, some pine, caramel and faint syrup also. Soft carbonation, smooth and mildly malty bitter palate. Very drinkable, and not too malty as I first feared. Good.
Joakgust (872) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - NOV 3, 2013
3.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle, 33cl - Semi hazy golden beer with a large white head. Aroma is fruity with notes of citrus, peaches, cactus fruit, tropical fruit and caramel. Flavor is fruity with notes of peaches, citrus, tropical fruit and caramel. Very balanced hoppy beer.