Marsiblursi (2989) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 26, 2008
3.7 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
(Bottle) Pours hazy golden with a medium white head. The aroma is medium yeasty/tart/acid, light to medium malty and light to medium hoppy. Tones of moldy basement, wet concrete, horse blanket, fresh broken wood, tart white Riesling grapes, salt water/light sweat, sweet and sweaty cheese, toasted white bread, unripe green berries, spicy grass, raw nutmeg, hay and light pineapple-ish alongside some notes citrus fruits like grapefruit, lime and lemon. The nose is bretty but in a quite unusual way. The flavour is bretty, white wine vinous and citric with undertones of moldy basement, grass, hay, toasted bread and wood. The mouthfeel is soft and dry. The finish is citric, dry and tannin-ish with a hay-like malt backdrop. Medium acidic, light sweet and light bitter. Medium bodied. Very special yet great sour ale.
gnoff (7664) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - JUL 26, 2008
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
(37.5 cl bottle shared with deft, purchased from Systembolaget special release)
On July 25, 2008
BB Nov 2012
Shady/cloudy apricot color, small white head. Apricot, citrus, lactic, yoghurt, spicy scent. Sweet taste at first, quicjkly turns to acidic bit finishes stale. Moussy mouthfeel, low bitterness. It does grow on you though.
The Etruscan (498) - Tuscany, ITALY - JUL 23, 2008
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
White weak head. Cloudy hazey colour. Aroma is malty with fruity (banana, apple) and sour notes. Flavor is malty too with fruity (apple,citrus) tones, ending in a moderately sweet, slightly sour and yeasty finish. Medium bodied,
pilsnerrogge (2453) - Finspång, SWEDEN - JUL 22, 2008
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Murky dark yellow colour. White, disappearing head. Tart, but refreshing lemon aroma with faint notes of milk chocolate. Sour lemon flavor. The sourness never reach Cantillon heights, instead it manages to stay on a balanced, refreshing level. A summer beer.
Veer (362) - Landskrona, SWEDEN - JUL 14, 2008
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Aroma: sour, pear, lemon, hops (acrid, soapy), strawberry.
Flavour: very sour, wheaty, musty in a weird old-leathery way, leaves. Rotten fruit...
Palate: sandy, acrid, very weird...
Appearance: ugly sand yellow. Totally turbid with some bizarre white foam.
larsniclas (5526) - Billdal, SWEDEN - JUN 22, 2008
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cloudy golden with a brief, white head.
Sourish and slightly spicy aroma. Some cereal notes aswell.
Fruity and sour flavoor. A bit too much lactic acid for my taste.
Joakgust (824) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 19, 2008
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Hazy soft blond beer with a frothy white head. Aroma is sweet and sour with notes of white wine and some acidic white wine vinegar. Flavor is rather sourish with hints of dry neutral white wine and sour apples. Quite interesting and am not uncommon of trying it again.
ekstedt (5317) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 17, 2008
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle (375 ml) from Systembolaget. Cloudy golden, small and short-lived head. Earthy and cidery aroma with notes of grapefruit, green apples and some wood. Light in body, soft but lively carbonation. Very adn acidic, almost Cantillion-like, with a harsh grapefruit bitterness.
ante (3374) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 16, 2008
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled. Pours out in a cloudy warm yellow colour with a small white foam. Fresh and tart aroma of lemon-juice, mild brett and sweat. Medium to light-bodied with notes of lemon-zest, funky yeast and brett, Smooth mouthfeel Tart lemony finish, low bitterness.
Ungstrup (29081) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - APR 5, 2008
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: APR 18, 2008 Bottled at RBESG 2007. An unclear yellow beer with an off-white head. The aroma is sweet with notes of dusty hops and white wine. The flavor is acidic with notes of brettanomyces, white wine, and dusty hops.