Sissio (578) - Orsenigo, ITALY - JAN 11, 2014
4.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Hazy red brown, nutty head
Caramel, fruity, hops, citrus, white peach, lychees, cocoa beans
Great complex taste
Bitter, sweet winey with rich taste of riped fruits, pleasant bitter ending
Very good beer
jensgam (152) - , DENMARK - DEC 19, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Pours hazy copper with white head. Aroma is maltysweet with a low hoparoma with notes of peach and and citrus. There is a sight note of yeast as well. Flavour is sweet, fruity, low hopcharacter and bitterness.
teorn88 (1923) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 12, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Backlog rating. it pours a lightly hazy deep amber body with a small beige head. Aroma of caramel, grapefruit, pineapple, and light pine. Flavor of caramel malt, grapefruit, peach, apricot, and pineapple with a dry, moderately bitter finish. Very good
CraftBeerNick (863) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 10, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Keg at the Beer Tempel, 10th December 13. Poured with a large, fluffy head. Aroma is floral hops, some sweetness and alcohol. Taste is rich, well balanced, lots of hops, good bitterness and malt balance. Nice
Idiosynkrasie (3743) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - DEC 8, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
750ml bottle [8.5% abv]. Hazy dark amber colour with average to huge, frothy, fully lasting, moderately lacing, orange-ish off-white head. Citrusy hoppy aroma, notes of blood orange and grapefruit, caramel malty basis with nuttily touch. Taste is sweet-and-sour, bitter and citrusy hoppy, notes of blood orange, grapefruit, hints of pine, resin, orange zest, nuttily caramel malty basis. Very nice.
thebeertourist (4785) - Oslo, NORWAY - DEC 1, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from BQ Via Losanna, Milan. Deep hazy brown copper with a stable head. Nose of orange zest, some alcohol, Some dark fruit flavours, raiusins, good dryness, hints of nuts. Good complexity.
PhillyCraft (3185) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 25, 2013
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft at beer temple, pours plum red with medium, creamy off white head with good lacing. Aromas of sweet malt, candy sugar, dark fruit and bitter hops. Flavor is ashy hops, fruity and sweet malt and sugar. Medium body with a sticky feel. Don’t like these kind of IPAs at all.
kermis (4951) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - NOV 18, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft sampled at Beer Temple. Pours hazy brown with a tan head. Aroma of grapefruit, citrus, orange peel, caramel malt. Flavour is over moderate sweet and bitter. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.
sic1314 (3219) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - NOV 18, 2013
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Poured deep reddish brown with a huge beige head. Aroma of light citrus and caramel malt. Medium body, flavour of roast malt, dark chocolate, bitter orange with a bitter sweet finish.
Theydon_Bois (8327) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - NOV 2, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at Borefts ’13, listed as 8.5%, 28/09/13.
Hazed orange amber with a good sized off white head.
Nose is caramel malt, bitter hops, grapefruit, pine, orange.
Taste comprises bitter hop notes, sugar, light pine, grapefruit, orange pith, light booze.
Full end of medium bodied, soft carbonation, semi aggressive hop bitterness in the finish.