motelpogo (5530) - Plzen, - DEC 28, 2008
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
rbesg08 grand tasting, bottled. hard to like, some nasty infected citric flavours lurking in the background which undermine a decent caramel malt base
rickgordon (3815) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JAN 7, 2010
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled. RBESG 2008.
Hazy charneol colour with small white head. Grapey aroma with lots of fruit esters and almond paste. Really sweet malty, Belgo-Style Triple/Blonde, it’s fresh and pale malty with sweet malt and bit vineous, along with a fruity, grapey character.
faroeviking (10284) - FAROE ISLANDS - JAN 7, 2009
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Botella opened for new year night 08/09. Hazy orange with a medium white head. Yeasty , fruity and hoppy aroma. Good mouthfeel. The flavour is sweet and vinious with yeast, alcohol and a soft frutiness.
Christian (9697) - Odense, DENMARK - SEP 4, 2008
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Hazy orange with a small white head. Exotic fruit dominate a yeasty aroma. Dry and fruity flavour with some malt.
KimJohansen (10342) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - SEP 3, 2008
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Hazy amber with medium beige head. Sweet yeasty and quity vinious with ripe fruits, caramel and hoppy notes leading to a bitter finish.
DSG (3927) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - AUG 9, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(6/29/08) Bottle sample at RBESG08 grand tasting in Plzen. Hazy orange with a white head. A slightly vinous aroma of grapes and honey. Sweet flavor with honey, some fruitiness and some caramelly malt. Medium-bodied.
TBone (9999) - Pori, FINLAND - JUL 20, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottled@RBESG 2008 Grand Tasting
Hazy yellow-orange color, small white head. Fruity-yeasty, a bit oxidazed nose. Fizzy, fruity, alcoholic. Nice Belgian touch in it. Perhaps a bit too yeasty, but certainly a beer to celebrate New Year for someone.
thewolf (9859) - Kolding, DENMARK - JUL 13, 2008
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle @ the RBESG08 Grand Tasting.
bought @ the old Ølfabrikken.
Pours hazy pale yellow golden with a small, creamy, white head. Aroma is sweet, notes of grapes and fresh apples as well as a good yeastiness. Fine mouthfeel, lightly creamy. Flavour is vinious, sweet, fruity, grapes, apple, some honey. Nice - almost a mix between a white wine and a tripel.
harrisoni (10909) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUL 12, 2008
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
RBESG08 grand tasting. Cloudy gold, thin beige head. Sweetish triple aroma. Spice. Some hop on end. Bit of grapeyness. A bit like the Tsjeeses, a spicy tripel.
ogivlado (4987) - Zagreb, CROATIA - JUL 11, 2008
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottled(1500ml). -RBESG2008, Grand Tasting.
Hazy golden/amber coloured, small white head. Sweet malty, light yeasty, fruity and spicy with warming alcohol finish. Decent belgian strong ale.