olio (5125) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 13, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
50 cl bottle @ HBF’13. Bottled on 03.06.2013. BBE 03.10.2013.
Pours hazy orange color with a small head. Aroma of hops, exotic fruits, mild resiny notes, goose berry bush and some grass. Flavor of hops, citric fruits, mild caramel, hay, goose berries and some grape fruits. Surprisingly low carbonation, crisp and refreshing citric palate though. Decent.
lusikka (5175) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 13, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
500 ml bottle @ HePBF. Pours a murky cloudy orange golden colour with a small head. Aroma of juicy citrus, apricot and lemongrass. Flavour of strong citrusy hops, grass, caramel, hay and biscuit. Medium bodied, slick mouthfeel and a harsh, bitter, grassy, citrusy finish. Good.
Jultsu (52) - FINLAND - JUL 13, 2013
2.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
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laiti (4799) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 13, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 16/20
50 cl bottle (5,1%) @ HeBF’13. Bottled 03.06.2013, BBE 03.10.2013
Aroma has gooseberry bush, some plastic notes, exotic fruits and hops. Also hints of fruit candy. Palate is too low on CO2. Flavour has hops, exotic fruits, gooseberry bush and some caramel. Good.
JohnRMurdoch (2879) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - JUL 11, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
330ml bottle from Hippo Beers. Hazy orange amber brown, not much head. Hop grapefruit & mango aroma. Fruity hop flavour, not as intense as most Kernel beers, this one is smoother and sweeter.
Idiosynkrasie (3100) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - JUL 11, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
330ml bottle [5.1% abv]. Cloudy dark orangey golden colour with late awakening, small, creamy, half-way lasting, minimally lacing, white head. Intense piney hop aroma, citrusy fruity background with hints of grapefruit and pineapple. Taste is fruity hoppy, pineapple, grapefruit, a herbal touch, later more and more bitter hoppy; average to soft carbonation, soft palate, light body. Nice explication of the pineapple note.
Aniela (2297) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 11, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Deep amber beer with a white head. Fruity and sweet aroma. Tropical fruits, sweet flavour. Nice hoppy beer with a nice balance.
HenrikSoegaard (9999) - Randers, DENMARK - JUL 11, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught. Creamy white good mostly lasting head. Yellow colour. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. Moderate bitter nice flavor. Long moderate bitter finish. Oily palate.
DutchDrebus (3368) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - JUL 10, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sampled @ RBESG 13 Grand Tasting. Hazy orange colour with a small white head. Smells hops, chives and slightly fruity. Tastes hoppy, fruity, fresh and chives. Medium body, soft carbo.
chimpgibbon (178) - London, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 5, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle from The Beerhive. 5.1 %. Another winning PA from Kernel. Muddy orange with large but quickly dissipating head. Mango and tangerine on the nose and a medium oily body with soft carb. Balanced zestiness and funkiness, nice sour edge on the end. i will bathe in kernel one day.