leaparsons (8399) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - JAN 18, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Hazy golden brown with an off white foam. Aromas are floral, woody pine with spiced oranges and traces of banana. Brown sugar with tropical fruit and a solid malt backbone. Flavours are sweet, bready malts with candy sugar. Citrus rind with mixed tropical fruit. Pithy, bitter grapefruit and pine. Some lime with a bready finish. Good.
Stuu666 (4008) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 8, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at home. Pours copper, nose and taste are juicy citrus, toffee, light bitterness.
Beese (2560) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 7, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at The Euston Tap, London on 4 Aug 2012. Poured a lightly hazy amber, with a halo of white head. Aroma of grassy hop, caramel and dusty grain. Cereals in the flavour, with some mango and pine needles. Finish was dry grain, hop resin and burnt sugar.
tderoeck (5237) - Gent, BELGIUM - NOV 24, 2014
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
25/X/14 - 50cl bottle @ The Autumn Gathering formerly known as RBBAG Mons (Gent) - BB: I/2015 (2014-1257) Thanks to JefVerstraete for sharing the bottle!
Clear deep orange beer, creamy irregular yellowish head, little stable, bit adhesive. Aroma: lots of citrus, exotic fruits, mango, sweet malts, passion fruits, lychee, some caramel. MF: ok carbon, full body. Taste: malty start, bit sweet, lots of citrus, refreshing, bits our, very very fruity, some caramel, bitter and piny notes. Aftertaste: malty, pretty bitter, lots of exotic fruits. Lovely brew!!!
johndoughty (4114) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 23, 2014
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Orange and clear. Fruity with some hops completing for your interest. Medium body and very easy to drink. An excellent example of this style.
BoBoChamp (5759) - Gent, BELGIUM - OCT 28, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
50cl, as Brave New World Extra IPA, new exclusive Scottish brew Anno 2011, thx alot to Tim for sharing!, complex bitter brew, malty/bitter/fruity and slightly spicy/woody, balanced, clear, small head, good brew
JefVerstraete (1656) - Ghent, BELGIUM - OCT 28, 2014
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle @ Belgian Autumn Gathering 2014. From Deliciously Different. Yellow/orange colour, white head. Aroma of citrus, tropical fruit, pine. Light sweet, bitter finish. Very well balanced. Lovely IPA!
Martinus (3171) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - OCT 27, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Golden colour, white head. Malty aroma, hops, citrus, tropical fruits and pineapple. Malty flavour, light sweetness, bitter, fruity. Bitter hoppy finish, malts, tropical fruits.
(From 50cL bottle @ The Autumn Gathering Formerly Known as RBBAG Mons, Gent 2014. Thanks for sharing, JefVerstraete!)
77ships (4402) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - OCT 26, 2014
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Thank you JefVerstraete! Tasting glass from 500 ml. bottle consumed @ “The Tasting formerly known as Mons RBBAG I (2014)”. BBF 01/2015. Pale orange, little head on the sides. Nose is orange, pine & quite fruity orange peel hops. Taste is almost tad bitter medicinal hops, orange peel, bitter pine, quite substantial on the bitterness. Tad creamy body. For the hophead in your life.
Smalle (162) - Leuven, BELGIUM - SEP 30, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap @ Craft Clerkenwell. Aroma: malts & hops. Also something that reminds me of sweaty feet. Quite a lot of malty sweetness in the taste combined with some very bitter hops. Some alcohol as well. Bitter and dry finish. Ok IPA