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RATINGS: 596   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
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Over 1000 years of brewery experience together with American innovation, two years of development and the four ingredients malt, hops, water, and yeast resulted in a new dimension of the art of brewing and in an innovative, ground-breaking beer: Infinium. The sparkling beer is complex, unique in taste and produced strictly according to the German purity law. This sparkling beer is dry and strong in taste despite the more the 10 percent by volume alcohol and unsettles preconceived opinion about the limits of the German purity law. The strong, deep golden beer will enter the market in noble, corked, 0.75 liter bottles. The joint venture of Weihenstephan and Samuel Adams unites a new way of thinking about the world of the American extreme.


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3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
xs2500 (180) - Mississippi, USA - DEC 1, 2012
Poured a hazy almost 2 tone golden color with a thick growing bleach white head. Flavor is bright and very citrusy. Palates extremely sweet and carbonated. Not at an expected taste.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
miggle (165) - Fürth, GERMANY - AUG 26, 2014
Orange color with medium head. Very malty and fruity taste. Some sour taste. Good and special, but not as good as expected.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
sulphursouls (41) - SWITZERLAND - AUG 3, 2014
This review is a warning not to get too excited about a fancy bottle. The big seller here was "over 1000 years of brewery experience together with American innovation", not to mention "two years of development". The nose was bready, herby, lightly sweet and sour with a bit of yeasty marmite. The beer was a clear amber, well carbonated and the cork flew off. The taste of this ale was creamy, slightly metallic with a bittersweet finish, it was meant to be complex and unique but was just a bit weird. Overall, it was incredibly average for the price.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HopfenWeisse (1022) - - JUL 25, 2014
Nice bottle. Clear golden color with enourmous head. Aroma is yeast and malt. Flavor is yeast, malt, sweet.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MarcoDL (2144) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 24, 2014
Weird beer. Sort of like a dry blond beer, with a yeasty fruitness. Not ground breaking, but strange and a bit off.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RW80 (582) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 6, 2014
Infinium Corked and caged bottle 0.7 cl bottle shared. Appearance: Pours a orange color,with large bubbles which lead to a quickly diminishing head. (more champagne as beer appearance.) Aroma: Sweet Citrus, Aprictos, wood, some spices and some banana’s Taste:Taste is sweet and malty, with caramel malts, quite some Fruit( peaches,apricots,grapes), light tones of wood and vanilla. Alcohol shows through in the finish but a winey way. Thin body, Champaign like carbonation, which is a bit too prickly for a beer like this.(Slightly above Average) In the end overhyped, but the basics are here and clearly an above average brew, and probably the best champaign beer I had so far.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
miquelcrush (1362) - Granollers, SPAIN - JUN 25, 2014
Bona cervesa, bastant equilibrada i gustosa. Buena cerveza, bastante equilibrada y sabrosa.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrewGoblin (282) - Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, CANADA - JUN 3, 2014
Belgos, and I have had enough of them to be understand the style, are certainly not my go-to beer, no matter how interesting the description. Not nearly the bomb it has been made out to be (partly the hype-machine’s fault), it isn’t an overly special beer either. Belgian styles are a rare treat for me and a time to reset and rejuvenate taste buds hammered with typical North American fury. It’s a light hazy, maple syrup/orange colour with a feel just softer than a sparkling white. Lots of aromas and flavours true to the style, burnt toffee, raisin, yeast, vanilla, bready rum pudding and dark fruitcake, wood, leather, bubblegum and basement. Nothing to really hate about here, just a pretty fine now-and-then-er.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
TXBadger (1345) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 19, 2014
Pours a clear pale gold color with plenty of fizz. Citrus, some hops, and a little bit of sweetness on the nose; follows onto the palate. I don’ t know, this one was just weird.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Darkmagus82 (978) - - MAY 18, 2014
Reviewed 1-10-12 tranfer from BA - Poured from bottle into champagne glass on New Years. Appearance - Pours an orange color with large bubbles and a head that decayed quite quickly. Smell - It was quite a sweet smell. Citrus fruits and some banana as well as a little bit of malty/bready smell. Taste - Sweetness hits the mouth first. Some citrus and hefeweizen flavor. This is then subdued a bit by the alcohol. Mouthfeel - The carbonation level was about right for a champagne, but a little off for a beer. So depending on what you are looking... The body was a little more thin then expected, but on par with something like a champagne. Overall - More of a champagne with a bit of beer flavor. Not bad, but not really my cup of tea, and for the price not something I would likely do again.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
SVD (563) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 17, 2014
75CL bottle at home, brown beer with a large head, very fizzy, aroma is malts, spices. Taste is malts bitter-sweet. Nice beer.


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