Camons (7737) - Hasselager, DENMARK - SEP 24, 2012
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap @ Random resturant, Liepaja, Latvia. Pours golden with a white head. Aroma of malt light sweetness, grass, hay. Flavour of malt, light sugar / caramel, grass, hay, light citruss. Medium body, average carbonation. 240912
suurjuust (1875) - ESTONIA - AUG 17, 2012
2.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pale golden, white soapy head. Nose is bready malts with some weak spicy-citric notes and vague cardboard. Taste is fairly malty and finishes with grassy, slightly citric hop bitterness. Texture is on the thin side, thin to medium body, discreet carbonation. Nothing overly special, but a pretty good quaffer.
omhper (21408) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - AUG 13, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottled, from Stockmann, Riga. Clear golden, mid sized head. Bready malt aroma. Mid sweet with medium body and soft mouthfeel. Nice bready malt covered in a thin layer of grassy, spicy hops. Mid bitter finish.
zenkis (677) - Ogre, LATVIA - JUN 12, 2012
3.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: OCT 7, 2012 Pours light golden with little but sustainable head. Aroma is something between minimal bready and corny, could be more intense. I feel no hops not in aroma nor in taste after I try to get more aroma in to my nose by spinning beer in the glass, little bitterness in aftertaste, no dry finish. Carbonation level is average good, some sweetness in taste, no sourness - like it.
Tim Webb (274) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - APR 8, 2011
3.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
50 cl bottle bought at a Rimi supermarket in Riga but drunk back home in the UK, in its sell-by month. Latvia’s best lager and able to stand up for itself in fairly stiff competition I would judge. Probaly hop pellets and 90% malt though it might be better than that. All the usual tastes of a higher quality blong lager.
Cletus (6355) - Connecticut, USA - MAR 16, 2009
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours gold with a thin white head. Smells appley and skunky with some corn. Tastes sweet and sticky with some perfumy hints on the finish.
estpiwo (1319) - ESTONIA - DEC 15, 2008
3.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Dark golden color. Sweet fruity aroma. Flavor is little bit sweet at the beginning, but immediately I can feel hops. Originalais is more hoppy than other Tervete brews. Good.
SaintMatty (5979) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUN 3, 2008
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
500ml Bottle - Dark golden/amber in colour. Malty, slighty citric and hoppy aroma. Lemony taste with some malt and hops and a lingering bitterness. Quite refreshing.
FatPhil (10992) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUN 2, 2008
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Fruity simple aroma, some hops too. Big hoppy bite, very bitter, and a little anaesthetic. Full body, tangy and chewy. Good lager.
faroeviking (10284) - FAROE ISLANDS - FEB 2, 2008
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle. Pours a deep golden colour with a small white head. Aroma is a bit sweet with some bitterness and grains. Sweet soft bitter hopy and malty flavour