DonMagi (5595) - 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.
mR_fr0g (5383) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 19, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Keg at Na Šumavě in Prague Day 5 of Fergus and Sarah’s Czech jaunt. 3/10/14. Clear reddy / amber coloured pour with a lasting off white head. Aroma is berry, jammy fruits, toast, nutty, sweet malts. Flavour is jam on toast, toffee, mineral, sweet and malt. Palate is smooth, semi-sweet, nice and rounded, moderate carbonation. Bit too sweet.
Marko (4301) - Split / Zagreb, CROATIA - JUL 2, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap, beer no.8 at the RBESG blind tasting (Modry Abbe, Klatovy)
Poured a brownish dark amber body, a bit like bronze and a medium-small thick white head. A nice oily hop in the nose, with some maltiness. Malt, coffee, caramel, alcohol and weak hop in the taste. Not a perfect vienna, but it was nice to have it after 6 pilseners in a row.
VastActiv (3951) - Oulu, FINLAND - JUN 19, 2015
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle 0.33l at home Nivala. Thanks to mmahut! Colour is clear light copper with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Grain, sweetness, some syrup and malts.
Marsiblursi (3054) - 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.
BenH (3023) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 14, 2015
1.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 5/20
Bottle thanks to mmahut. Dark amber with little white head. Bit of spew in the aroma, toffee. Taste of spew, buteric, toffee, apple. Sweet
Gurthnar (3022) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - AUG 30, 2012
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
UPDATED: JUL 19, 2013 On tap at Strakonice castle. Big offwhite head. Clear amber to brown colour. Aroma caramel, light light coffee. Taste is medium bitter, a bit metallic tart, light sweet, caramel, roasted. Finish light metallic bitter. Drinkability almost medium, served a bit overcarbonated. This is the best I had from Dudák sortiment during my Strakonice visit.
asheft (2705) - 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.
djoeye (2461) - Tromsř, NORWAY - JUL 8, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark off-white persistent head.
Clear amber-caramel body.
Fruity scents and taste with caramel, plums, prunes, notes of butter, hops under, influenced by dark bread.
Palate is clean, fruity and normal.
Good body, hints of rubber.
Finishes sweet but also hops are still present in a fruity low-bitter way.
Plums, grass, bread, caramel.
Sceptic to half-dark beers? Not after tasting this one.
[33cl br btl abv5%, @Hotel Bílá růže (White Rose) Strakonice CZ]
MisoW (2294) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUL 19, 2013
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle. Pours amber color with white head. Aroma of malt, sweet. Tastes sweet, malty. Average beer.