Pinball (10925) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 25, 2009
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
sweet malty, slightly hoppy, caramelly aroma. a little buttery.
clear dark brown, small yellow smooth head.
faint sour flavor, also caramel, faint roasted stuff. the sourness is okay, actually suits the beer a little, but i don’t think it is intended.
Ungstrup (29846) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - AUG 1, 2009
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 7/20
Bottled at RBESG 2008. A dark amber beer with a medium tan head. The aroma is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, and metal. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, and metal, leading to a dry finish.
motelpogo (6968) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - DEC 27, 2008
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
rbesg08 grand tasting, bottled. copperish colour with slender off-white head. some cocoa powder, quite thin but drinkable enough
screwball (1099) - Motala, SWEDEN - AUG 18, 2008
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Brown body. Begie head. Aroma has dark cola and malt. Little fruity and very sweet. Chocolat in the flavor and some coffee I think. Nice surprise!
Christian (11274) - Odense, DENMARK - AUG 15, 2008
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Dark amber beer with a lasting off-white head. Malty aroma with toffee notes. Dry and malty caramel flavour with a hint of licorice.
DSG (6332) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - AUG 9, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
(6/29/08) Bottle sample at RBESG08 grand tasting in Plzen. Brown color with a beige head. Aroma of toasted malt. Sweet and quite malty flavor with toasted notes, hints of caramel and a slightly sourish finish. A bit watery.
Papsoe (25083) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 31, 2008
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Bottle 50 cl) Clear warm orangey brown with a beige head. Soft aroma of roasted malt. Medium body with roasted malts and sweetish burned caramel. Subdued bitterness. 290608
bager (2121) - Copenhagen N, DENMARK - JUL 29, 2008
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle @ the RBESG08 Grand Tasting. Semi clear and amber coloured with a medium sized head. Malty with notes of bread, grain and a hint of cardboard. A bit too sweet.
pivnizub (9005) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - JUL 19, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle (@RBESG 08):Amber coloured, smaller loose white head,; dark malt and coffee in the nose; light to medium bodied, moderate dryish bitter-sweet flavour; even drier coffeeish-bitter finish. Good stuff............
TBone (12992) - Pori, FINLAND - JUL 19, 2008
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled@RBESG Grand Tasting 2008
Amber brown color, small creamy tan head. Light cardboard aroma. A bit caramelly, malty, mostly vanishing flavors. Hints of licorice. Ok dunkel-schwarzbier.