Borresteijn (4639) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - APR 2, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
33cl Bottle from De Bierkoning. Black colour, dense creamy beige head. Aroma of liquorice, dark fruits, chocolate, raisins, light peat, a bit mouldy. Flavour is sweet, liquorice, hint of coffee, earth, hint of peat, dark fruits, very malty, bittersweet finish. Fullbodied, thick oily mouthfeel. Good.
Benzai (8140) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - MAR 20, 2012
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Draught @ In de Wildeman, Amsterdam. Pitch black, opaque colored beer with a small off-white head that leaves virtually no lacing and is fully diminishing. Smell malts, sweetness, ash, dust and earth. Taste lightly sweet, lightly acidic. Finish is lightly sour with a slight bitterness. Soft, almost flat carbonation and a low body.
DutchDrebus (3979) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - MAR 19, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap @ In de Wildeman, A’dam. Pitch black opague with a small off-white head. Smells roasty, coffee, peat and chocolate. Tastes roasty, coffee, liquorice and dark chocolate. Bit flat on the carbo, full body.
erickok (3499) - Tours (and Paris), FRANCE - MAR 18, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
UPDATED: JAN 30, 2014 Dark brown body with a tan, frothy firm head. Light roasted toast, dry fruit, bready. Full flavoured, fruit concentrate, chocolate covered raisins. Mild brett, but used just right. Amazing brew, top class. One of my favourites this event. (At De Nederlandse Brettanomyces Dagen)
PotjeBier (1653) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - MAR 17, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap @ De Nederlandse Brettanomyces Dagen In De Wildeman. Dark to black color, no head. Aroma’s of roasted malts, coffee, light brett and fruit. Flavor is rather sweet, fruity. Medium body. Finishes with ash and light bitterness.