SperkeleForce (609) - FINLAND - AUG 16, 2014
2.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 7/20
Bottle 50 cl. Pours copper brown golden with lacing white head. Notes of toffee, citrus. Watery ale..
hirigalzkar (2355) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUL 29, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask @ Drafthouse. Notes if flour, honey and herbs. Overall way too sweet. Still quite refreshing tough.
Nisse666 (4486) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 17, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Tesco Express Jewish quarters of London 2014-07-14, London
AR: apricots, peach
AP: amber clear, frothy fluffy ofwhite head
F: apricots, peach, citrus, soft weebubbly, dry, tea
Iznogud (832) - CROATIA - JUN 21, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at the Harp, London. Pours amber with small white head. Malty caramel aroma with hint of hops. Sweetish with bitter finish. Medium bodied.
Benzai (8910) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JUN 5, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared by Joes @ weekly tasting. Clear golden to lightly copper color, small white head. Aroma is quite fruity, I get mango and peach mainly. Taste is moderately malty with hops coming through nicely and again a nice fruity touch of mango and peach. Soft bitter finish. Quite pleasant imo.
DutchDrebus (4288) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - JUN 5, 2014
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle @ joes. Slightly hazy amber colour with a small white head. Smells very malty, some tea, sweet. Tastes malty, sweet, tea, bitter. Thin body, soft carbo.
Theydon_Bois (9915) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - JUN 1, 2014
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle at home, from ABM, 01/06/14.
Very lightly hazed golden with a well appointed off white head that soon dissipates to a covering.
Nose is bready malts, Enlgish hops, light caramel and biscuit notes, fruit peel.
Taste comprises much the same, light floral and vanilla.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, moderate bitterings in the close.
Ok bitter, definately better on cask as you would expect.
MoritzF (8590) - Bochum, GERMANY - MAY 31, 2014
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
(bottle, Sambrooks Wandle, 4.2% abv) Clear, deep golden colour with a short off-white foamy layer. Slightly biscuity cara-malty aroma with delicately woody and subtle citric hoppy notes. Slightly sweet flavour, light bodied with a tame carbonation. Slim cara-malt character with mildly fruity and woody hops; slim and slightly sweet malty finish with shy hoppy notes and a touch of caramel. Easy-going brew, nothing special. 16.IV.14
BeerBaboon (1615) - FINLAND - MAY 25, 2014
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours clear gold with a bit of white head. Aroma is citrus and toasted. Flavour is light bitter, wood and toasted.
MichaelAwesome (4564) - Wanne-Eickel, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - MAY 20, 2014
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Classic one with some spices and mild hops. Drinkable, slightly quaffy and thin bodied. Not a bad one but quite average.