Benzai (8140) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 28, 2014
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle @ home shared with Dutchdrebus. Clear orange golden color, medium sized white head. Smell and taste malts, lightly grainy, lightly bitter. Decent body and carbonation. Ok pilsener.
DutchDrebus (3979) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - AUG 28, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle @ benzai. Clear golden colour with a medium sized white head. Smells malts, grains, standard pilsener smell. Tastes malts, grains, decent pils. Thin to medium body, nice crisp carbo.
Borresteijn (4639) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - OCT 23, 2013
1.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
On tap at Pincho’s, Haarlem, as Valk Pils. Clear golden colour, white head. Aroma of swamp, grass, grain, a bit sweet. Flavour is light bready and malty at first, then turns sour, metallic, sour mash, grainy, nasty bitter, very short finish. Light-bodied. Not so good.
altonbrownd (3722) - Brussels, BELGIUM - FEB 27, 2013
1.7 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
Bottle from Schiphol Airport supermarket. Clear apple juice body with almost no head. Nose is sweet, apples, spices. Taste is rather poor of malts, faraway hops and sticky sweet finish. Pretty awful benelux brew.
MMR (284) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 20, 2011
1.4 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 4/20
A rather bore. Typical taste of (Dutch although it’s Belgian) Pilsner with a strong taste of wheats and water. Not entertaining at all and far from an interesting product on the Pilsener market.
Martinus (2798) - Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS - SEP 2, 2011
2.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Golden colour, white head. Aroma mostly of caramel, some corn and other malts, rather sweet. Flavour mostly sweet, corn and grains. Very disappointing.
(Draught @ local pub -Funkenstein-, Nijmegen)
Vaiz (3336) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - JUL 9, 2010
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle at home. Clear golden color, thin creamy white head. Aroma is grainy and malty. Flavor is slightly sweet, slightly bitter and very much average pils.
NoiZe (2324) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - JUN 19, 2010
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Tap @ local bar in Nijmegen. Golden colored brew. Grainy aroma. Sweet flavored, some grassy hops.
skortila (4483) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - JUN 9, 2010
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
On tap @ a local bar in Nijmegen. The aroma is slightly hoppy and grainy. Clear, golden coloured beer with a lasting, thin, white head. The taste is little sweet, has some bitterness, grains, some malt and a little grassy hops.
BoBoChamp (5415) - Gent, BELGIUM - DEC 6, 2009
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
25cl, exclusive Dutch brew, from Bier-winkel Oudehaske, not complex brew, yet easy to drink, not balanced, nothing special