TheJestersBeer (2035) - SWEDEN - SEP 3, 2011
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours a cloudy, deep straw, with a firm white head.
Spicy aromas, hops, wheat, cloves, bananas, yeast, coriander.
Off-dry, light to medium body, low bitterness (although high for the style), balanced CO2.
Spicy, rather hoppy taste, lots of citrus and coriander, yeast, wheat, banana. Quite nice thirst quencher. (2011-08-26)
Frovigalning (2930) - Örebro, SWEDEN - AUG 29, 2011
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at Allt om Öl Festivalen in Eskilstuna. It poured a cloudy pale golden liquid with a minimal head. Spicy and fresh scent. Light spicy flavour. Refreshing and easy to drink.
gyllenbock (4456) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 5, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Bishop’s Arms Folkungagatan, August 2011
Hazy golden/orange with a small white head. Good aroma of citrus and spices. Refreshing taste with notes of citrus, grass and some soap. More hops in this one than in your normal Belgian Witbier.
Svesse (6044) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - JUL 14, 2011
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Draught at Bishop’s Arms Folkungagatan, Stockholm, 8 July 2011) Hazy yellow colour with frothy, white head. Fruity, slightly wheaty nose with citrus, grass and lemon peel. Fruity, slightly tart taste with notes of citrus, bread, lemon peel and lots of grassy/citric hops. Rather light body, quite dry. Refreshing and quite hoppy for a witbier. Nice one.
omhper (19237) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - JUL 12, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at Bishop’s Arms Folkungagatan, Stockholm. Hazy pale golden, small head. Juicy, perfumy coriander aroma. Mid sweet with light body. Intense soapy flavours from Sorachi ace hops, also heavy on coriander. Refreshing, although perhaps overly intense for a witbier. Lots of juicy orange peel and quite some hop bitterness.