Sigmund (6745) - Tau, NORWAY - OCT 18, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Shared bottle at RBNAG 2011. ABV 6.2%. Deep amber colour, moderate head. Nice aroma of American hops, also some crystal malts. Decent hoppy flavour, fairly dry, with resinous notes, hints of tropical fruits. Good stuff, easy drinking.
KnutAlbert (6713) - Oslo, NORWAY - OCT 18, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Shared bottle at RBNAG. Lovely IPA nose. Light body, herbal bitterness. Long bitter finish. New countries at rb usually menas boring pale lagers, but this was a fine one.
gunnar (8023) - Sandnes, NORWAY - OCT 17, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Shared bottle at RBNAG-11. Pours deep amber with a small white head. Aroma of tangerine and grapefruit. Taste is good hops, grapefruits and peach, weak sweet malty body.
espenra (996) - Kurland, NORWAY - OCT 16, 2011
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
33cl bottle. Orange colour with a small head. Lots of tropical fruits and hops. Some sweet malt notes. Flavour is bitter. Hops is dominant. Tropical fruits. Decent IPA.
ClubGonzo (5468) - Bergen, NORWAY - OCT 15, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sample @ RBNAG 11 (live rating). Clear coppery body, small creamy white head. Fruity tones of strawberry, melon and grass. Caramel malts, strawberry and melon, OK IPA of the mellow, session-like flavor.
Beer5000 (5953) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 7, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
355 ml bottle. Golden body with a dense white head. Aroma is citric fruity with some caramel. Refreshing fruity and bitter flavor at a balanced caramel base. Not complex, but well made with a fine, dry bitter aftertaste.
thirdeye11 (6073) - Dallas, Texas, USA - OCT 2, 2011
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
(12oz bottle thanks to Cavie) clear orange with medium effervescent bubbles. Nose of pine, grapefruit, orange and caramel. Taste of bread, old hops, medium pine and cracker. Soft carbonation.
Dedollewaitor (15579) - Odense, DENMARK - SEP 27, 2011
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle @ Odense Tasting, September 2011. Pours clear amber with a small white head and lacings. Hops, grapefruit, peach, bread and a scent of butter. Smooth and medium bodied.
Christian (12955) - Odense, DENMARK - SEP 27, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Hazy golden with a small white head. Aroma of citrus and herbal hops, including a hint of nettles. Sweetish caramel flavour with citrus hops and a good bitter finish
Theis (15152) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 22, 2011
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle at Papsø’s - Thanks. Clear yellow/amber - white head. Caramel, fruity, toasted, nutty, sharpness, ok bitterness, cheese, old hoppy, sweetness. A bit too old,