strings (377) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - OCT 31, 2006
2.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle at RBESG 2006. Tasted watery and distinctly boring. To be fair though, this poor sod was at the tail end of an amazing 10-hour tasting session, so little wonder.
Moz (613) - Gothenburg, SWEDEN - OCT 28, 2006
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle. Pale yellow with a creamy white head. Very tempting hoppy aroma. Hoppy flavour. A personal favourite from the summer.
ThomasE (5176) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - OCT 23, 2006
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Clear fully golden colour with a small white head. Hoppy, grassy aroma with fruity and pine notes. Hoppy, grassy, light floral flavor and a dry finish.
Veer (362) - Landskrona, SWEDEN - OCT 13, 2006
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Aroma: light malt, good hops, slightly vanillasweet, spicy wood. Appearance: like diluted applejuice with a white, typical foam. Flavor: bitter with a slight sweetness, full-bodied. Long, very fresh aftertaste. Palate: good, decent carbonation, dry lager feeling.
joergen (18846) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 13, 2006
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear golden coloured with a white head.
Aroma of hops, grass, fruits and pine needles.
Flavour of grass, hops and pine needles.
Emil (6069) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - OCT 12, 2006
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Golden colour with a medium white head. Floral, pine tree, hoppy aroma and taste. Medium body with a dry, light bitter finish.
Bov (8805) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - OCT 5, 2006
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
courtesy of Per - hazy dark orange colour, little fast disappearing foam; solid fruity hoppy nose (apricot, tangerine), medium-bodied, a powerful bitterness takes the control of the palate, some astringence, very dry and long bitter, fruity finish - straightforward and dangerously drinkable
harrisoni (12066) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - SEP 27, 2006
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle - Bruxellensis Festival. Gold with off white head. Some sickly malt, but then lovely hop. Love the hop on this beer. Lovely to drink. Thanks to Dan Shelton for a great selection of beers over the next couple of hours.
maeib (8041) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - SEP 20, 2006
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled - Bruxellensis - Courtesy of Dan Shelton - A dark golden coloured beer with a really good hoppy aroma for a lager. The smell has some sweetness and a little piney character The taste is mellow and clean. Again a reasonable layer of hops. Tasty and easy to drink..
gnoff (7030) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - SEP 15, 2006
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: MAY 22, 2008 First rating
(Bottle at RBESG 2006)
Clear golden color, white head. Malty mixed with hoppy scent. Fresh hoppy taste, with a bitter after taste. Nice mouth feel.
(Draught at The Rover, Göteborg)
On May 21, 2008
Clear golden color, big nice fluffy lasting white head. Hoppy and fruity scent. Nice hoppy and bitter taste. Smooth mouthfeel and medium high bitterness.