omhper (18320) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 31, 2010
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottled at Söderbärke Mikroölfestival, Sweden. Clear pale amber, small head. Honey aroma. Sweet with medium body and clean, rounded mouthfeel. Notes of grass and butter. Some alcohol in a finish with fairly low bitterness.
Oakes (11031) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 20, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pale amber. Nice bready aroma with some firm breadcrusty accents. Firm breadcrusty malts. Fairly smooth body, but with light alcohol notes late, as befits a bock.
rlgk (8445) - Skövde, SWEDEN - NOV 9, 2010
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at SMÖF 2010. Golden, small head. Malty fruity aroma with some alcohol. Malty profile in flavor, again with some alcohol.
3fourths (7515) - Boulder, Oregon, USA - DEC 8, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
draft at Zly Casy. peppery toffee nose. similar flavor but brash, harsh and rough malt throughout, especially across the middle with a small explosion of carbonation. mild acidic plum, caramel and tobacco weirdness and just a little bit vinegar-like.
Quack-Duck (7209) - Down South, GERMANY - DEC 26, 2007
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
bottle from Pivní Galerie, labelled Svatecni lezak 17%. Amber colour, medium-size head. Well balanced hoppy and malty lager with hints of roasted malt, caramel and a pleasant amount of bitterness in the finish. A shy fruity sourness is also present.
motelpogo (5815) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - OCT 26, 2007
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
bottled, from pivni galerie. opaque amber with a thin white head. aroma of wet metal railings and peach liqueur, some scary mango and paw paw alcohol flavours but mellows out with some decent grassy-metallic bitterness. ok for a european strong
gunnar (4306) - Sandnes, NORWAY - NOV 20, 2010
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from Pivonka, Hradec Kralove. Pours clear amber with a huge white creamy head. Weak malty aroma. Taste is mellow and fresh, light roasted malts, light hopped, aftertaste is moderate sweet with no bitterness at all.
Good beer, if you are on the malty side of life that is.
Grzesiek79 (2728) - Radom, POLAND - JAN 21, 2012
4.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
UPDATED: SEP 3, 2012 earthy, coffee, nuts, earthy, leather, smoke, vanilla, brown, sparkling, brown foam, medium sweetness, very bitter, medium sourness, salty, sticky, average carbonation, long finish,
SamGamgee (2452) - down the whirlpool, California, USA - DEC 20, 2007
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at Pivovarsky Klub, Prague. Amber with a slight haze and a big, firm head. Yeasty aroma with a slight acidity and some peach and strawberry. Similar to their Granat, but with more bitterness to balance the fruitiness. Nice hops combine with honey-nectar sweetness. Medium body with a clean, bitter end and smooth carbonation. Very nice beer.
Frovigalning (2421) - Örebro, SWEDEN - NOV 14, 2010
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at SMÖF 2010. It poured a clear golden liquid with a minimal white head. Flavour of malt, honey and sweet malt. Smooth mouthfeel and medium thick body. Malty and sweet pilsner.