Svesse (5197) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - JAN 13, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Draught at Bishop’s Arms Folkungagatan, Stockholm, 7 Dec 2012) Amber colour with off-white head. Malty, slightly roasted nose with orange peel, toast and apricots. Malty, slightly toasty taste with notes of toast, dried fruit, orange peel and a gentle bitterness in the finish. Medium body, with a slight sweetness. Well balanced and quite nice.
gyllenbock (2967) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JAN 10, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Queens Head in January 2013.
A bit hazy dark golden with a small white head. This was nicely drinkable. Fresh with malt, toffee, fruit and some grass. The finish was dry and bitter. Solid!
finol (1691) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 30, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at Bishops Folkungagatan.
Pours hazy golden with a grayish head.
A very smooth and balanced brew.
hirigalzkar (1824) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 28, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draught @ BA Folkis. Pours dark orange, slightly hazy, with a white head. Crisp and fresh ESB with notes of reisin, pine needels, caramel and grape. Dry, nutty matiness in the background.
omhper (17478) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 14, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at Queens Head, Stockholm. Hazy amber/brown. Fruiy nose withj hay-like hops. Dry and sodt with medium body. Seemless and wonderfully drinkable with solid toffeeish malt and a wealth of spicy hay-like hops. Marked bitter finish. Excellent strong bitter.
SaintMatty (3640) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - DEC 9, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught (Bishops Arms, Fokungagatan, Stockholm) - Amber/copper with a foamy head. Malty and earthy aroma with notes of toffee, nuts and dried fruit. Fruity, nutty and malty taste with raisins, toffee and a hint of spice.