tkrjukoff (3902) - SWEDEN - JUN 4, 2011
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from Örjan to my birthday in Jan. Pours clear golden with a great white head leaving nice lacing. Sweet, floral, citric, fresh hoppy aroma. Nice crispy sweet mouthfeel. Flavor is slightly acidy and yeasty, sweet, fruity, floral, citric, bitter and a bit malty. Very refreshing on a day as today with 25 degrees outside. Finishes sweet and bitter.
sinte (302) - Udine, ITALY - MAY 26, 2011
2.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle 0.75 L.
Pale yellow body with a small, fizzy, white head, fully diminishing with virtually no lacing; high density of large bubbles.
Moderate hoppy aroma (herbal, lemon) with some sugary note.
Intense bitter flavour with moderate acidic and sweet characters.
Light body with a watery texture; lively carbonation; metallic feeling in the finish togethe with some astringency.
Not completely satisfactory.
GonZoBeeR (2825) - Ste-Eulalie, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 24, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Aroma:Citrus floral nose...
Appearance:Hazy gold,light head...
Prokroustis (668) - Thessaloniki, GREECE - MAY 10, 2011
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Clear golden colour, white head. Bittersweet spicy aroma with hint of fruits. Soft sweet citric flavour with yeast.
abemorsten (2502) - Mosterøy, NORWAY - APR 4, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Clear light golden with a white film. Spices, candy light malt and bubble gum among the aromas. Sweet, malty and bitter flavors. Dry palate. Medium body. Medium carbonation.
Odland (137) - NORWAY - MAR 27, 2011
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle, kindly shared by abemorsten. Pours light golden with moderate head. Smells and tastes sweet and fresh. Short finish.
Quack-Duck (7523) - Down South, GERMANY - MAR 24, 2011
3.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
bottle 0.75l from Auachan Illkirch-Graffenstaden. Slightly hazy golden yelow, large white head. Hoppy nose. Full-bodied with a warming touch of alcohol from the finish, solid malty base with a biscuity character and hints of vanilla. Finished off with quite a good amount of aromatic and bitter hops, leaving a dry palate after a lingering hoppy finish. Nice one.
Mad_Ferret (553) - SWEDEN - MAR 5, 2011
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Clear yellow golden with a white thick good looking head.
Aroma is yeasty and sweet, orange peel, cookie dough, slight banana, flowery hops, some alcohol.
Taste is fairly sweet and yeasty with notes of orange peel, banana, apples, spice, some hops.
Body is a bit week, alcohol is present (maybe a bit too much). Carbonation is mild but gushing.
gunnar (4873) - Sandnes, NORWAY - FEB 25, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle kindly shared by abemorsten, thanks. Pours pale yellow with a small white head. Aroma is mostly yeast and spices. Taste is weak sweet, with a fresh fruity taste,weak bitter aftertaste.
Brandman (1992) - Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 13, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Golden body, white head. Nice aroma of hops and belgian yeast. Some rusty though. Flavour has pines and noble hoppiness mixed with alcohol and yeast. Sweet and semi bitter.