Ober (2805) - Bommelerwaard, - MAY 12, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
@ Zythos 2013. A clear amber/orange colored beer, with a light beige head. The aroma is winery, vanilla and some alcohol. The taste of madeira, vanilla, fruits and hints of alcohol. the aftertaste is sweet, sticky with alcohol.
BRW (454) - Barcelona, SPAIN - NOV 2, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Biercab. Dark amber colour with white head. Malt, caramel, dark fruits aroma. Malt, caramel, honey, sweet taste. Full body.
markextrae (443) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 12, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
from tap in a tasting glass. poured a hazy amber / orange colour. aroma has a lot of sweet sugar. dark fruits, some spice, yeast... taste was pretty smooth and sweet. a lot of red fruit. the 12% is well hidden.
ansjelaah (860) - Westelbeers, NETHERLANDS - AUG 13, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Gedronken @ RBESG 13 Grand Tasting, bruine kleur, helder, witte schuimkraag, ruikt en smaakt naar gist, kruidig, mout, zoet, niet zo mijn smaak
dEnk (3133) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - AUG 6, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ RBESG. Aroma is mostly caramel and fruity yeast. Meh. Flavour is again big caramel sweetness and fruity belgian yeast, lots of esters. Boring.
shoulderbroken (1507) - Tokyo, JAPAN - JUL 26, 2013
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle from the Struise shop. Dark brown colour, small golden head. Aroma is booze, and caramel. Taste is lovely, very sweet, caramel. Treacle, bit of bitterness. Boozy hit too. Some fruitiness, but sweetness is top. Lovely.
Martinus (2531) - Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS - JUL 25, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Slightly hazy caramel amber colour, beige head. Aroma of caramel, Belgian yeast, green banana, quite spicy. Sweet malty flavour, sugar and honey. Sweet finish, malts and alcohol.
(From 75cL bottle shared @ RBESG 2013 Grand Tasting, Bodegraven)
kraddel (2034) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - JUL 22, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
full bottle by myself (since all of the beergeeks had it already) in the sun ( the best weather day in belgium this year !) njext to the watter.. NICE !
pours lightbrown with a red glow, small white fading foam ;
smell is grainy, sweet, earthy, complex
taste is heavy , very sweet and GOOD ! more sweetness in the afterttaste but so balanced.. i started out rating this 3,8 n but after the full bottle i usualy donwrazter. not in this case ! the more i drink, the better it gets !
DutchDrebus (3109) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - JUL 10, 2013
2.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Sampled @ RBESG 13 Grand Tasting. Clear dark amber colour with a medium sized off-white head. Smells Belgian yeast, a bit aggressive, herbs and malts. Tastes herbs, spices, molasses, very sweet, malts. Medium body, soft carbo.
Countbeer (3680) - Best of E-Town mit ein Brauhaus, NETHERLANDS - JUL 5, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ RBESG’13 Grand Tasting @ De Molen: Served in a Molen taster: Thanks for sharing Martinus:
Medium to smaller sized, vast creamy head, changes slowly into a lacing on top of a hazy orange amber colored beer.
Aromas of malts, herbs, plants extracts, spices, cream, fruit and yeast.
Flavours of fruit, peach, apricot, spices, malts, cream, hops, yeast, well balanced.
Aftertaste is bitter, sticky and malty.
Low carbo, creamy mouthfeel, medium to fuller body and a creamy texture. Nice beer, balanced and smooth.
Abijen (925) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - JUN 30, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours an orange golden beer with a good white head. Not much aroma. Sweet. The taste was also very sweet. Too sweet for me.