Plovmand (6530) - Helsinge, DENMARK - MAY 24, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pours clear yellow with a medium white head. The aroma is hay, malt, earthy hops and fruit. Floral and earthy hoppy flavour to the sweet side with some nice caramel and malty notes. Great guldøl.
Radek Kliber (6519) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - JUN 14, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle 500 ml
Aroma quiet mild clear gentle malt , slight soapy hop notes. Pleasant aroma.7+
Appearance pale gold with lighter white top.
Flavor and Palate : Medium light body. Soapy with light clean character. Soft gentle malt. Solid Spezial helles beer.
Ernest (6270) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - DEC 2, 2013
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Head is initially average sized, frothy, white, mostly diminishing.
Body is light yellow.
Aroma is lightly malty (toasted grain), lightly hoppy (herbs, flowers), with a note of DMS.
Flavor is lightly to moderately sweet, lightly bitter.
Finish is lightly sweet, lightly to moderately bitter.
Light to medium body, watery texture, lively carbonation.
Plain and simple. Not as bad as the Hell I had 5 years ago in Munich, though. A gift from the Knoblach brewer’s son (who brews at Tergensee).
larsga (6260) - Oslo, NORWAY - NOV 28, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Biggish offwhite head. Clear yellow body. Minty floral aroma with herbal spicy fruity notes. Dry-sweet minty strawy fruity taste with herbal grassy notes. Soft, mild, smooth mouthfeel. Mid-bodied. Mild, soft, smooth mouthfeel. Dryish grainy minty strawy aftertaste with herbal spicy floral notes. Lovely! Extremely harmonic and highly drinkable. (0.5l bottle, Absinth Depot, Berlin.)
Svesse (6174) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - SEP 4, 2010
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Bottle, Aufsturz, Berlin, 24 july 2010) Clear yellow colour with frothy, white head. Malty nose with notes of bread, grain, grass and tropical fruit. Malty taste with bread, grain, tropical fruit (pineapple) and grassy hops in the finish. More than medium body, with a certain malt sweetness. Well balanced and tasty with a solid malt foundation and a generous grassy hop character.
DSG (6162) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - JUL 31, 2014
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle sample at a tasting at the Beer & Beyond shop. Thanks troubles. Clear golden with a white head. Aroma of grains, hay and mild herbal hops notes. Sweetish and bready flavor with a light honey-ish hint and a mildly bitterish finish with a bit of herbal hops. Light to medium-bodied.
KnutAlbert (6152) - Oslo, NORWAY - APR 27, 2011
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle from a Berlin corner shop. Very pale. Light body, sweet. Corn flakes, hardly any bitterness. Boring.
Emil (6065) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 11, 2005
1.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
Golden color with a small white head. Malty lemon aroma and thin fruity taste. light body and a dry finish.
blutt59 (6022) - Dallas, Texas, USA - AUG 15, 2010
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
bottle, thanks to bu11zeye, thin yellow color with tropical fruit aroma, flavor is lemony malts with a nice finish
Geokkjer (5887) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - SEP 24, 2010
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle.Pours clear golden yellow with a nice white head.Fruity and floral aroma with some spicy notes.Flavor is sweet malt , honey,hay and a little whiff of caramel.Medium body, average carbonation.Nice sweet helles.