gyllenbock (2967) - Stockholm, - OCT 15, 2009
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample at Bishops Arms, Folkungagatan in June 09.
Nice, pretty dark orange color. Aroma of apricot, hops, citrus, caramel. Nice balance between hops and malt in the flavor. A lot of fruits also, body was medium to full.
VastActiv (805) - Oulu, FINLAND - MAY 18, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle 0.665l at Gallows Bird, Espoo. Colour is clear orange with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, citrus, grapes, hops and malts.
DCLawyer (687) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - MAY 5, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bomber->SA. Slightly hazy orange-gold with big white head. Aroma: dense citrus and floral hops. Taste: grapefruit, pine and citrus peel, malt. Nice double IPA.
maxwelldeux (2222) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - APR 15, 2013
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pours a slightly hazy light amber color with a moderate white head. Nose is a little hoppy and earthy. Taste is slightly bitter, with a hint of sweetness at the end. An odd but interesting beer...
Westmeister (937) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - APR 4, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft. Pours a slightly hazy orange with chunky head. Aroma is sweet maltiness as one would expect from a ST IPA, with citrus and some peach. Taste is alost equal amounts of sweet caramel malt and orange, peach. In the end the sweetness overpowers the hop bite. Ok.
BoringBard (102) - NORWAY - APR 3, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Pours a transparent dark golden liquid with tiny snowwhite head. Smell wonderfull of sweet bit vert bitter hops. Taste of sweet caramell, then turns bitter and finishes with a little spice. Viscous mouthfeel. A very good ale!
Uhlen (173) - Trondheim, NORWAY - APR 3, 2013
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pours a deep golden liquid with a small somewhat disappointing offwhite head. Sweet and hoppy aroma of caramelmalts, peaches, pine and some yeast. Rich mouthfeel. Starts off with a sweet taste of bread, caramel and peaches. Switches and finishes with a more hoppy taste of pine and citrus. Superb.
gunnfryd (8556) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAR 31, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Amber colour with a beige head. Aroma is hop, peaches, malt, pine. Flavour is hop, malt, peaches, alcohol, grapefruit, pine. Full body. Nice beer.
zacgillbanks (957) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - MAR 16, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Trembling Madness. Hazy amber coloured with sweet orange marmalade and slight burnt toffee flavours, warming spicy red fruit, oak, leather and fruitiness on the finish. A very nice Barley Wine.
JStax (1671) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - FEB 26, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Poured from a 22 ounce bottle. Pours a hazy copper with a nice froth of white foam. Aroma is a hefty herbal and piny note. Tastes more malt forward than the aroma indicated. Maybe this is an older bottle. I can’t find the bottling date. Very carbonated.
RexTalionis (1425) - FINLAND - FEB 25, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle 650 ml. Pours hazy darker orange in color with a small white head. Orange peel, some yeasty notes and hints of perfume in aroma. A bit of them soapy notes and perfume in taste. Moderate bitterness. Sweet in taste as well with some citrus backing it up along the malty backbone.