androman (1846) - Maarssen, NETHERLANDS - OCT 12, 2015
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Shared 25cl on tap at Beertemple, Amsterdam. Body is clear golden, head is medium, off-white, rocky, average lasting, excellent lacing. Nose is grass, flavor is grapefruit, spices, grapefruit, grass. Light sweet, medium to heavy bitter. Finish is long lasting hoppy heavy bitter. Medium to full body, slick texture, nearly flat carbonation. Quite easy, refreshing, simple, very tasty, great IPA.
caesar (6685) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - OCT 12, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap @ van Moll during Pizza Port tap take over, medium sample. Clear golden color, short head. Aroma of grapefruit, citrus, bit tropical fruit, some biscuity malt. Chewy malt in taste, soft bitterness, some sweetness. Ok.
Bosbouw (2692) - Gemonde, NETHERLANDS - OCT 11, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Mooie oranje kleur met een goede kraag. Ruikt honing orange, kruiden, citrus. Smaakt zoetig, houtig, orange.
Abijen (2512) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - OCT 11, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Oranje ondoorzichtig bier met een goede witte schuim kraag. Ruikt fruitig, zoet fruit, typisch double ipa. Smaakt moutig, zoet fruit, goed bitter.
Benzai (14282) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - OCT 11, 2015
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draught @ Van Moll Brewpub during tap takeover. Hazy orange color, average to medium sized white head that lasts for a decent while. Aroma is malts, hops, a nice fruity touch, resin, pine, slightly sweaty but fortunately that disappears quickly. Taste malts, hops, pine, resin, sticky piney hops, resinous bitter. Superb imperial IPA. Medium to full body, medium carbonation. Love it!
DutchDrebus (5612) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - OCT 11, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Tap @ Van Moll. Slightly hazy orangeish colour with a medium sized off-white head. Smells hops, sweet. Tastes hops, bitter, fresh, fruity, orangepeel. Medium to full body, nice carbo.
jkwalking05 (4606) - Arlington, Texas, USA - AUG 29, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Pizza Port Ocean Beach. Deep gold with a decent off-white head. Aroma is of pine, tropical fruit, and citrus. Taste is of mango, peaches, caramel, and pine.
olio (9378) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2015
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap @ Pizza Port, Ocean Beach.
Pours clear golden color with a small head. Sweet tropical fruity aroma, resin, hops and some pale malts and pine. Sweet orange flavor with slightly malty bitterness, resinous hops and pineapple. Not the most pleasant hop profile, very good still.
lusikka (7700) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draught @ Pizza Port Ocean Beach, San Diego, CA. Pours a slightly cloudy yellow colour with a white firm head. Aroma of strong pungent herbal bitterness, graininess and grass. Flavour of heavy pungent herbal bitterness, grass, mild graininess and very little sweetness. Full bodied. All about the heavy hoppiness without sweetness. Bone-dry.
tiong (6488) - Espoo, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught @ Pizza Port Ocean Beach, San Diego, CA
Pours dark orange with a smooth head. Aroma of juicy fruits, zesty tropical notes, hints of caramely malts. Taste is sweetish, malty and hoppy with some juicy tropical fruits. Finish is heavy, sweetish and malty with some caramel and fruity notes. Okay, quite sweet and malty.