oldrtybastrd (3225) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - OCT 30, 2008
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Shared this one w/ SkyCop32. Picked up at Maruhn Getränke in Darmstadt. Pours a crisp clear golden orangish color. Aromas of sweet malts and a touch of hops. Flavors of hops malts and something herbal. This one has a little alcohol kick in the tail. Nice!
gnoff (7415) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - OCT 19, 2008
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
(50 cl bottle thanks to larsniclas!)
On October 18, 2008
BB 20 05 09
Clear pale copper color, white head. Apple, grainy, sweet scent. Marzipan, sweet, alcohol taste. Apple also. MEdium mouthfeel, low bitterness.
ekstedt (5201) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - OCT 19, 2008
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle (50 cl), thanks larsniclas. Deep golden, medium white head. Fruity and caramelly with dark berries and a clear touch of alcohol. Medium bodied and smooth. Well balanced, dry finish.
fonefan (33333) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 3, 2008
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle @ home.
[Batch 2415] Clear medium red orange color with a large, frothy, good lacing, fully lasting, off-white head. Aroma is light to moderate malty, caramel, fruity, light yeasty. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a long duration, and a alcohol - pepper burn in the finish. Body is medium to full, texture is oily, carbonation is soft, finish feel is light alcoholic. (220608)
Jukkabro (3484) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUN 22, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Dark coppery colored with little vanishing yellow head. Bockish aroma with fine spices and sweet berries and mild alcohol, mild metal still here. Medium bodied. Flavor is also caramelly with some cardboard and mild alcohol. Alcohol comes up nicely in aftertaste with still caramel.
shrubber85 (6977) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - JUN 20, 2008
2.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle. Yogurt and barley malt aroma - lightly astringent. Orange-amber color with small head. Very sweet fructose flavor with lighter barley malt finish - moderate bitterness and astringency. Way too sweet for me.
Acknud (1072) - Morganfield, Kentucky, USA - MAR 21, 2008
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
This was OK.. Bottled. Color is orange. There is a small white head. Malty taste with a subtle fruit (apple, grape) taste. Nice finishing bitterness.
JensenTaster (1719) - DENMARK - JAN 9, 2008
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
(on bottle)A very sweet nose of malt and sugars. Dark orange and a small hwite head. Gets very cloying and the 85 are not matched by either carbonation or hops. Should be had at a very low teperature to be plesant.
downender (5901) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - SEP 5, 2007
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Vivid amber red colour with a decent off-white head. Sweet aroma of red fruits and caramel with a whiff of hops. Flavour was also sweet with plenty of malt and a dry finish with warming alcohol. Drinkable.
Ungstrup (28448) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUL 21, 2007
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled. An orange beer with an orange head. The aroma is sweet malty with light notes of caramel. The flavor is sweet matly with light notes of fruit and a slight alcohol burn on the tongue giving it a slight metallic note, leading to a dry bitter finish.