asheft (2427) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 29, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
[tap at blind tasting at Modrý Abbé in Klatovy]
A bit of toast and biscuit aroma with considerable noble hops. Bright walnut with an almost white, lacy cover. Flavour is a bit biscuity with some sweet malt and nice hops flavour. Moderate bitterness. Also a bit nutty. Medium body, moderate carbonation, almost clean.
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - AUG 28, 2008
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Clear amber with huge white head. Sweet fruity aroma with mild malty notes. Sweet flavor with toasted malt, caramel discrete hoppy notes. Ends bitter.
Christian (10757) - Odense, DENMARK - AUG 11, 2008
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Amber with a firm and lasting off-white head. Malty aroma of caramel, with some butter. Dry malty flavour with some bitterness.
Quack-Duck (7491) - Down South, GERMANY - AUG 10, 2008
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
bottle, bought at the brewery. Clear amber colour with a lovely red glow, medium-sized creamy beige head. Malty nose. Medium-bodied, pleasantly malty with a shy fruity touch and flavours of caramel and roasetd malt. Well-rounded by a good portion of Saaz hops, which results in a dry finish with some malty notes.
DSG (4922) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - AUG 9, 2008
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
(6/28/08) Draught at a blind tasting at Modrý Abbé in Klatovy. Clear amber color with an off-white, slightly creamy, head. Aroma of malt. light toasted malt and caramel notes. Sweetish caramelly flavor with hints of toasted bread and a drier finish with hints of metal. Medium-bodied. 5/4/6/3/11=2.9
(6/29/08) Bottle sample at RBESG08 grand tasting in Plzen. Clear reddish-amber. A sweet and quite caramelly beer with some grainy malt. 5/4/5/2/11=2.7
pivnizub (8545) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - AUG 8, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught (@ Modé Abbé, Klattau and Zlý Časy, Prag): Light amber coloured, firm, little off-white head; hops, pale malt and molecular traces of metal in the nose; light bodied, light to medium sweet-bitter flavour; bitterness and dark-malty sweetness in the finish. Good, not great Polotmavé pivo.............
Theis (12528) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 7, 2008
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Blind tasting nr. 8 - at Modrý Abbé. Clear nutbrown - offwhite head. Nice malty, metallic, blood, amber malts, berries, caramel, syrup, sweetness. A bit wierd.
Marsiblursi (2975) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 5, 2008
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
UPDATED: AUG 18, 2008 (Draught) Pours reddish/copper brown. The aroma is malty with notes of watery caramel, syrup and honey with some undertones of earth and wet dog. The flavour is of grassy hops, light caramelly malt, earth and some alcohol hints. Light to medium bitter, light to medium sweet and medium dry. Medium bodied. Re-rate: (Bottle) Pours copper amber. The aroma is of bready and light syrupy caramel malt with some hoppy tones in the background. The flavour is of bready malt and herbal hops. The mouthfeel is clean, dry and a tiny bit crisp. Light to medium sweet and light to medium bitter. Light to medium bodied.
bager (2121) - Copenhagen N, DENMARK - JUL 30, 2008
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
From tap @ Modrý Abbé. Good looking - like me - clear and golden. Has an odd taste though - like medicine or something.
DonMagi (5596) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 22, 2008
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at the RBESG08 Grand tasting. Alround rating: Grainy pale malts, citrusy, Pale lager malts. Good session beer.