skortila (4670) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - OCT 30, 2008
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle@LCRBM08. Aroma has a bit flowery/grassy hops. Clear, copper-amber coloured with an off-white head. The taste is a bit sweet and a bit hopbitter. It has some maltiness and fruitiness. Well balanced brew. Enjoyable.
yespr (33246) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - OCT 28, 2008
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
LCRBM08: 1 L bottle, courtesy of pivnizub. Pours clear and golden orange with a diminished white head. Mild spiced and roasted malty aroma. Light spiced and bitter hoppy flavoured with a light vegetable note. Dry and malty into the finish.
SHIG (3752) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - OCT 27, 2008
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle swing-top @ LCRBM 08: Poured a orange with white head. Aroma is herbal, floral, and bubblegum. Taste is herbal with earth tones and bitter finish.
bierkoning (10745) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - OCT 27, 2008
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
At last! Swing top bottle @ LCRBM 2008. Pale amber color. Flowery hops and malt in the aroma. Malty sweetish firm flowery hopbitter flavor. Long earthy citric hopbitter aftertaste. Perfect balance. German beer at its very best.
Ober (2812) - Bommelerwaard, NETHERLANDS - OCT 27, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle@LCRBM08. A clear yellow colored bier, with a grubby white head. The aroma of some malts and a little hop. There is also the flavouring of some old fruits. The taste is dry bitter, again the old fruits. The aftertaste is bitter and it stays for quit a while.
NoiZe (2324) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - OCT 26, 2008
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Red colored brew. Dusty aroma. Crispy, corn, flat flavor.
jbrus (4991) - Delft, NETHERLANDS - OCT 26, 2008
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle@LCRBM08. Herbal and toffee aroma. Light brown, beige head, good lace. Light sweet, herbal, bitter and a bit fruity. Not as refreshing and herbal as I would expect but still a very nice Alt.
fonefan (37073) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 4, 2008
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle 1 liter swingtop [Courtesy of Koelschtrinker] Clear medium amber color with a large to huge, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, light to moderate hoppy, fishermans licorice or ammonia licorice. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium to light, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. Very nice altbier ;o)) (211207)
motelpogo (7068) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - OCT 7, 2007
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
1L swingtop bottle, big thanks to pivnizub. deep shade of hazy amber, fat beige head with lasting large bubbles. aroma of watermelon and butterscotch. flavour begins with a tinge of roasted bitterness, then some red berries, caramel and some lasting lightly metallic bitterness. very tasty stuff indeed
Papsoe (25076) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 19, 2007
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
(Bottle 100 cl) Courtesy of MoritzF. Pours a beautiful, warm, amber golden with a creamy, off-white head leaving a neat lacework. Sweetish, lightly nutty aroma. Medium body, distinctly sweet, roasted malt with lots of fruity esters - extremely fresh actually. Dry and hoppy finish. Very delicate indeed. 030407