mikkopen (1040) - Oulu, FINLAND - JUL 22, 2016
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
500 ml bottle. Clear reddish coppery colour, dense off-white head. Sweetish aroma of caramel malt and herbal hops, some fruity notes. The flavour is malty, bready, with woody and sweetish fruity notes, and a lingering hoppy finish. Tasty.
Kavu (3940) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 16, 2016
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
0,5l bottle from Alko, Joensuu. Pours clear amber with a medium head. Aroma is slightly fruity malts. Flavor is fruity malts with a hoppy finish. Strong maltiness. Good.
TBone (15933) - Pori, FINLAND - JUL 14, 2016
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle 500ml (Alko)
Clear ruby-brown color, good beige head and some lace. Hayish and a bit cardboardish aroma with hints of caramel. Medium-bodied. Crystal malts, some citrusy bitterness. Even with US and AUS hops has English feeling. Boring caramalt-dominating amber ale.
Nurmis (306) - Oulu, FINLAND - JUL 10, 2016
3.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
0,5l bottle at home. Pours copper with small white head. Aroma of caramel malts, bitter herbal hops. Really nice heavy bitterness throughout, medium to heavy sweetness.
mile (3771) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 8, 2016
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Amber, small to average to large and mostly diminishing head. Moderate, malty and lightly sweetish - sweetish aroma, light - some caramel and light - some tropical fruitiness, light - some grapefruit hoppyness. Body is medium, malty and lightly sweetish - sweetish flavor, light - some caramel and light tropical fruitiness, light - some grapefruit hoppyness. Finish is average, malty and lightly sweetish, light - some caramel and light tropical fruitiness with some grapefruit/citrus hoppyness. Caramel sweetish amber ale. Decent bitterness though.
kustie (790) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 7, 2016
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Dark reddish color with white head. Aroma has malt, caramel, bread. Taste is malty with quite long bitter aftertaste. Flavors of malt, citrus, bread, caramel.
Hermod (6248) - Vantaa, FINLAND - JUL 3, 2016
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
50cl bottle from Alko.
Pours reddish amber color with a thin white head.
Aroma has caramel malt, hint of wet hay, hops.
Sweet caramelly at first, old hoppy feeling. Quite balanced, nutty finish.
Giochaurand (397) - FINLAND - JUL 2, 2016
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Pours clear brown red with medium head. Aroma is sweet malts, caramel a bit metallic. Flavour is a bit spicy, malty, carbonated, English style ale. Not bad.
minihame2 (439) - Oulu, FINLAND - JUL 1, 2016
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear, brown, reddish colour and a small tan head. Aroma is mostly hops, grassy. Taste is kind of sweet with a teeny bit of bitterness in the end. Smooth mouthfeel, low carbonation. Itís alright, pretty light beer.
mjs (6342) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUN 30, 2016
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
(Bottle, 0.5 l - BBE May 17, from Alko, 20160630) The beer poured deep amber and clear. Its head was medium sized, sparse and white. Aroma had malts, caramel and metal. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were grass, malts, caramel and bitterness. Aftertaste had malts, metal and bitterness. A not so impressive amber ale.