Archibaldo de la Cruz (1121) - FINLAND - JUL 31, 2012
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
50cl bottle. Hazy orange color with a small white head. Malty aroma with citrus and caramel. Flavor is some sweetness, malt, caramel, citrus with some herbal notes. Medium body, slightly bitter finish.
jookos (2900) - FINLAND - AUG 2, 2012
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
0.5 bottle. Yellow, white head. Citrus, quite sharp. Pale malts, caramel, some pine. Nice ale.
madsberg (10534) - Søborg, DENMARK - JUL 14, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled. Amber coloured. Murky. Small beige head. Aroma of citrus, light herbs, Spice and coconut. Flavour of coconut, herbs, citrus, light flowers, light sweetness. Medium bodied. Ends on a herbal and citric bitterness.
faroeviking (10286) - FAROE ISLANDS - JUL 20, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Chopp. Hazy deep golden-orange colour with a nice white head. Aroma is fresh and fruity hoppy with caramel malt and caramel. Good mouthfeel. Flavour is pleasantly fresh and fruity hoppy, herbal like too, malty, sweet like, medium bitterness. Pleasant indeed.
Finwe (412) - Grankulla, FINLAND - JUL 24, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
500ml bottle @ Opus K, Lohja. Pours amber with an off-white head. Lots of sweet malt, even sugar in the aroma. Also grass, grapefruit and pine. The flavour is quite bitter with grass, grapefruit, pine, butterscotch and malt. Oily palate, medium carbonation and fruity, malty, bitter finish.
Tide (1967) - Espoo, FINLAND - AUG 17, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from super market. Amber color, white head. Strong bitter taste with much citrus, grapefruit, floral hops, sake aromas and grass. Dry bitter finish that lingers surprisingly long. Good brew.
ration (1985) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 6, 2012
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 11/20
Pours hazy copper with a nice small head. Aroma hops, flowery aromas. Weir strong citrusy sweet flowery after taste. Medium palate.
Beerhammaren (1219) - FINLAND - JUL 14, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Color is hazy golden with nice high head. Aroma is malts, citrus and some pine. Flavor is bitter. Some hops and pine. Soapy palate. Decent.
mile (3201) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 12, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Golden, cloudy, average and fully diminishing head. Moderate, malty and lightly sweetish aroma, some caramel and fruitiness, citrus - herbal (parsley, dill) hoppyness. Body is medium, malty and dryish flavor, faint caramel, citrus - herbal hoppyness and caramel. Finish is average, malty and dry, lots of sharp herbal hoppyness. Well hopped but in the finish parsley/dill hoppyness gets bit soapy. Not very succesfull Sorachi Ace experiment.
netvare (37) - FINLAND - AUG 11, 2012
2.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Pours bright orange with a nice whote head. Smells... hops! Citrus with hints of herbs. Tastes... nothing new, just as it smells only with sweetness and bitterness added into it. Nice ale.