gunnfryd (13850) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 22, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sample at Nærbø Ølfestival. Deep golden colour with a white head. aroma is hop, pine, flower, malt. Flavour is hop, pine, flower, malt, tropical fruit. Nice/OK beer.
daje (3335) - NORWAY - NOV 26, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Grünerløkka Mat og mikrobryggfestival 2013. Hazy orange body, nice creamy head. Aroma of peach, orange, pine and yeast. Taste is crisp and grassy, with a fruity dry finish. Nice subtle but lasting bitterness, good hoppy aftertaste.
Beer5000 (5721) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 24, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sampled at Nærbø Ølfestival 2013. Slightly unclear golden body with a white head. Really nice aroma of citric and tropical hops. Flavor has a nice soft maltiness with refreshing fruity hops as found in the aroma. Decent bitterness and balanced in body. Nice and refreshing as expected from a fresh APA.
KL (57) - Bergen, NORWAY - NOV 15, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
UPDATED: MAR 17, 2014 I bought a glass of this on tap at Henrik beer bar in Bergen.
Some keywords : Fresh,sweet,slightly bitter. My kind of beer ! Thank you Ian.
Tried this again at Naboen pub Bergen. This time I felt that the beer was lacking some body. Still a very drinkable beer.
abemorsten (3495) - Mosterøy, NORWAY - OCT 25, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sample from tap at the Cardinal stand at Nærbø, Ølfestivalen 2013. Hazy golden body with a white rim. Inviting sprucy, tropical fruits nose. Fruity, light meaty and bitter flavors that last. Medium body. Light doughy.
ej (1191) - Hauglandshella, NORWAY - OCT 5, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cloudy orange medium head. Herbal grassy hop aroma. Taste is bitter hoppy with light caramalts.
bergstaden (2158) - Røros, NORWAY - SEP 3, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Deep golden / light amber with a white head - good hoppy aroma with tropicla fruits and citrus - a very good hop flavour with tropical fruits - Lingering finfihs with hop that is fruity and citrus - this was real good
Vighals (2714) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - SEP 2, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Gulbrun i farven, lite skum i mitt plastglass. Lovende god humlelukt. Smak av humle og noe honning. Medium bitter.
HoppyBudgie (833) - SOLA, NORWAY - JUL 10, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Orange hazy with off white head. Nose is citric, orange, pine and some hints of yeast. Lots of nice fruityness in taste. Balanced beer, finishes off with a nice bitterness. A new exiting Norwegian brewery
Cunningham (6555) - Halden, NORWAY - JUN 21, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Appearance: Hazy deep golden color with a thick white head. Ok lacing.
Aroma: Moderate sweet tropical and fresh grape hoppy.
Palate: Medium + body. Slightly sweet and a rich bitterness. Soft carbonation.
Taste: Balanced tropical fruity, grape hoppy and a fine malty background.
Overall impression: Lovely and tasty apa.
Personal stats: On tap @ Parkteateret in Oslo, Norway. Oslo Beer Week 2013