Scopey (12504) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 18, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap at Sour & Bitter 2012. It pours clear amber, with a massive white head. The nose is pine, grass, underlying sweetness, touch of grapefruit, caramel and boiled sweets. The taste is leaf, grass, pine, leather, caramel and resin, with sweet malt notes and a long, aggressive bitter finish. Medium body, moderate carbonation and slightly sticky mouth-feel. Full flavour, but fairly tough going.
anders37 (23012) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft @ Sour & Bitter 2012. Pours a golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity hoppy bitter grapefruit aroma. Fruity malty weak piney hoppy bitter grapefruit flavor. Has a fruity malty hoppy bitter grapefruit finish.
madsberg (11369) - Sřborg, DENMARK - MAY 16, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught. Dark amber coloured. Unclear. Dense beige head. ARoma of citrus, grape, herbs, flowers, pine, caramel. Flavour is herbal and flowery. Has loads of pine, caramel, spice, orange. Medium to full bodied. Ends on a dry and herbal dense bitterness. Nice.
tkrjukoff (4304) - SWEDEN - MAY 16, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
S&B 2012. Pours clear amber with a small off white head leaving lace. Aroma is sweet malty caramel soapy citric a bit piny and fruity. Flavor is malty piny in the start more bitter pungent with fruits in the middle ending with pungent peppery and malty bitter finish.
DSG (11600) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAY 16, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
[5/10/12] Draught sample at Sour & Bitter. Resinous hops aroma. Bitter flavor with resinous hops and some malt. Very bitter finish. Medium-bodied.
Christian (12884) - Odense, DENMARK - MAY 14, 2012
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Sour & Bitter Festival CPH 2012. Amber with a small off-white head. Classic pine and grapefruit hoppy aroma with a touch of peach. Dry and aggressively (though in a nice way, not the rough, harsh way) bitter flavour with pine and grapefruit in the background. Nice hop burn in the throat.
Theis (15149) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 14, 2012
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draught at Sour & Bitter 2012. Clear amber - white head. High hoppy, sweetness, roasted, lots of fresh hops, knćkbrřd, caramel, toasted, citrus, light flowery, grassy, high bitter finish.
yespr (40417) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAY 13, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
From tap. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is crisp hoppy and light citrusy. Bitter and crisp hoppy intoa medium dry finish. Smooth and crisp smooth fruity and crisp hoppy.
Aniela (4207) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 13, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Sour & Bitter 2012, Copenhagen. Clear copper beer with a small offwhite head. Hoppy, malty, fruity aroma. Very hoppy, grassy with some sweetness and some bitterness.
_angst_ (4499) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 13, 2012
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample @ the Sour & Bitter event in Copenhagen. Pours clear golden with a frothy white head that slowly dissipates without leaving much trace on the glass. Smell is sweet with caramel, pineapple, overripe mango, pine, sugar, grass, alcohol and hints of sweet dark bread. Taste is sweet and bitter with bread, caramel, lemon balm, dill, orange peal, honey, mango, pineapple, lemon zest, pine, grass and alcohol. Mouthfeel is sticky sweet, oily bitter and medium to full bodied. Finish is sweet and bitter with bread, caramel, pine and orange peal.