nihtila (1356) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 25, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sample at Great Grog’s bottled beer festival. As Hefe, 5.4%, probably the ~same beer? Aroma is wheat, lemon. Crispy carbonation. Taste is quite thin, sweet wheat and spices.
foxo82 (765) - Bromsgrove (via Leicester), Worcestershire, ENGLAND - MAR 29, 2014
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle for Christmas. Cloudy dark orange with a small head. Strong fruity aroma. The taste is rather watery though, slight bitter grapefruit giving way to a lingering smoke finish. Not bad.
Stuartyboy (805) - SCOTLAND - MAR 7, 2014
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Lock 25 Edinburgh a cloudy orange amber ale a yeasty beer nicely carbonated lemon and orange flavour with a touch of wheat nicely balanced slightly sweet taste
shoestring (302) - larkhall, SCOTLAND - JAN 16, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
murky orange marmalade colour with soapy looking head when poured. This head quickly faded.Not a lot of aroma - fresh and fruity taste.Lighter palate than german hefes but nicely drinkable.
motelpogo (7173) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - NOV 2, 2013
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
bottle at the wash bar in edinburgh. greyish golden with a thin head; aroma of vanilla and old rug; thin texture; not unpleasant but lacking in much yeast character leading to a weet-bix aftertaste
sic1314 (4455) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - OCT 21, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Poured cloudy dark amber with a short lasting, frothy tan head. Aroma of sweet lactose, light berries. Medium body, light carbonation, flavour is sweet berries, quite tat, bitter sweet finish.
allmyvinyl (5442) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 10, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
330ml bottle from the brewery. Pours hazy orange with a thin white head. Aromas of banana, clove, bubblegum. Something herbal. Slightly sweet taste, with a hint of mint. Light bitterness. Full mouthfeel, creamy texture. Carbonation a little low, but nice.
danlo (1494) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - MAY 28, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
330ml bottle. Cloudy orange gold colour, thin foam off-white head and aroma of wheat, banana, smoke, yeast. Taste is similar, wheaty with a smokey peppery edge and some slight banana & blueberry notes. Smooth creamy mouth feel, light to medium bodied, soft carbonation. Quite OK.
mr_h (3407) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - AUG 4, 2012
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
330ml bottle from JohnRMurdoch - amber ale with a small
, bubbly white head and slight haze, high carbonation, banana / cloves aroma, light to medium body, fruity hop flavour
TheCametron (1956) - CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 4, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Cloudy golden with a foamy white head. Banana and clove hefe notes but just a liitle awry. I haven’t had a German Hefe from outside Germany that truly emulates the indigenous ones. This was nice in a slightly different way.