Christian (12575) - Odense, DENMARK - MAY 11, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cloudy golden with a small white head. Malty aroma with toffee and some herbal hops. Sweet toffee malty flavour with some grassy hops and a bitter finish
bierkoning (12075) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - SEP 13, 2014
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Golden color, hazy. Grapefruit, melon and lemon all over the place in the aroma. Grassy notes. Malty, sweetish even. Hint of caramel. Furiously bitter. Grassy citric hops, all kinds of tropical fruit. Vennel. Warming alcohol. Nice.
thewolf (11931) - Kolding, DENMARK - APR 30, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle, bought @ Kihoskh, Cph. Pours hazy yellow with a large, creamy white head. Aroma has resin, grapefruit, peach, floral, light caramel. Medium carbonation, great creamy and dry mouthfeel. Flavour has sweet malts and sweet resiny notes at first. Then turns to apricot, grapefruit, peach. Lingering vinious and bitter finish.
Scopey (11784) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 21, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Thistle News, Aberdeen. It pours hazy golden with a thick white head. The nose is tangerine, orange, tinned fruit, straw, mild sulphur, farmyard and marmalade. The taste is pine, resin, orange, tangerine, sherbet, assertive bitterness, warming alcohol and marmalade with a dry, bitter finish. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Pretty tasty stuff!
Bov (11689) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - JUL 9, 2015
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
courtesy of fiulijn - cloudy amber-orange beer with a long lasting white foam; nice lace; strong piney and resiney hoppiness; fair notes of peach too; full-bodied, a fair malt sweetness, velvety palate and a huge bitterness; very long resiney, peachy and apricot-ish hoppy finish
madsberg (11283) - Søborg, DENMARK - APR 23, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled. Orange coloured. Unclear. Dense off white head. Aroma: Herbs, flowers, caramel, grape, some tropical fruits. Flavour. Grape, tropical fruits, sweetness. flowers.. Meidum to full bodied. Ends flowery bitter.
DSG (11247) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAY 16, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
[5/3/14] Bottle sample at Copenhagen Beer Celebration. Queue for 4th session. Cloudy orange with an off-white head. Aroma of piney hops, fruitiness and yeast. Flavor has sweetish malt, fruitiness and piney hops. Medium-bodied.
Dogbrick (11056) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - MAY 23, 2016
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample during the "Deschutes Brewery at Bob’s Bar" event on 05/16/2016. Slightly hazy orange-gold color with a medium off-white head that dissipates steadily to an outer ring. Short strings of lacing. Aroma of piney hops, citrus and malt. Medium to full body with a resiny hops character and notes of citrus and caramel malt. The finish is moderately bitter with a piney hop aftertaste. Pretty good overall.
Rune (10838) - Tromsø, NORWAY - MAR 27, 2016
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Many thanks to Finn for a 330ml bottle of this one. Medium sized off-white head with solid stand, lots of dimples, blanketing the glass. Hazy orange coloured body. Aroma of almond, passion fruits and apricot. Mixed taste profile of orange, apricot and herbal hops backed by moderately malty sweetness. Warming, hopped dried fruity finish. Full bodied. Integrated alcohol. Tasty slow sipper (Tromsø 26.03.2016).
Sammy (10786) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 20, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
With a year and a half to go on good till, it is a decent tasting strong ale. Not a great DIPA by North American standards.