Theis (12530) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 17, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at CBC 2012. Clear yellow/golden - white head. Spicy, smokey, nice smokey notes, nice hoppy, toasted, fruity, toastes, light honey, rye spicy malty. Nice.
Borup (4887) - Albertslund, DENMARK - MAY 17, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap at CBC. Ambre colour with a white head. Aroma and flavour of malt, hops, caramel, spice and smoked ham.
Papsoe (25094) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 17, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap. Pours amber with a slight haze and a small off-white head. Sweet fruity nose with a very subtle whiff of smoke. Medium body, the fruitiness has now turned dry and subtle while the smoke flavour wise kicks in pretty late. Ends dry and bitter. 120512
GT2 (7717) - Carlsbad, California, USA - MAY 16, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at CBC. Poured a low haze amber to gold with medium white foam. Nose is lemon tea and smoked ham. Taste is bread, hay, caramel, toffee, lighter lemon tea. Subdued smoked ham. Fairly light and quenching. Another successful smoked blonde beer.
brnandersen (1542) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 16, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample from tap, CBC 2012. Slightly cloudy, amber colour with a tan head. Smoked aroma with ham and light caramel malts to add sweetness. Notes of dark fruits, rye and spicy hops. Taste is lightly sweet and smokey. Medium body with a creamy texture. Finishes long lasting with a very light, spicy bitterness and bready caramel malts. A pretty good smoker and you got to love the ham flavour!
HenrikSoegaard (10014) - Randers, DENMARK - MAY 16, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sample at CBC. Creamy white good mostly lasting head. Amber colour. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. Moderate bitter flavor. Average moderate bitter fniish. Oily palate.
yespr (29424) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAY 14, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
From tap. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is light chemical and dry herbal hoppy. Light smoked. Smooth smoked and light meaty. Bitter and light toasted malty flavoured.
ej (580) - Hauglandshella, NORWAY - MAY 14, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Gooden with slightly offwhite head.
Nose is ham(!) and some smoky caramel malty notes.
Taste is of dried meats and grains. Really livving up to its name this one!! Awesome stuff. Finish is slightly sweet.
Light to medium body and just above soft carb.
kermis (4200) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 14, 2012
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draft at CBC. Hazy yellow pour with a medium white head. Light smokey aroma and flavour of - ham on rye! A great little beer that does exactly what it says on the tin (or handwritten tap label in this case)
suprchunk (1927) - Crestview, Florida, USA - MAY 14, 2012
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Coppery amber. Small white head. Little lacing. Smells faintly of smoke and malt. Taste is a big sweet smokiness. Not much in the way of rye. Sweet finish.