teddybeer (3262) - Madrid, SPAIN - JUN 23, 2016
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Amber color with a minimal and quickly diminishing off-white head. Aroma has notes of caramel and dry fruits. Flavor is bittery, some earthy notes and light caramelish. Light bitterness on palate, mild maltiness.
The_Osprey (5546) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 22, 2016
3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle shared at CBC Islington as ’Weißenoher Kloster-Sud’. Amber orange, still, clear, foamy tan head, light lacing. Aroma is white bread, browned apple, a touch of varnish. Body is smooth, soft carbonation. Taste is smooth sweet bready malt sugars, apple, resin, with a subtle musty finish. A decent simple beer.
Sjohnh (685) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAY 14, 2016
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Honey coloured, with white head that doesn’t last beyond a minute. Light palate, moderate carbonation. Malt on the nose, and a whiff of wood smoke. Bready malt in the taste - not as heavy as in many dunkels - and quite sweet, with hints of honey and candied orange, and some banana at the end.
mR_fr0g (8283) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 2, 2016
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle shared at the big Dave tasting at craft beer Co Islington. Many thanks to Daniel for this one. Dark orange amber coloured pour with a small off white head. Aroma is semi sweet caramel, bready, airy malts, spicy Nobel hop. Flavour is composed toasted bread, hint of jammy fruits, airy, cardboard. Palate is semi sweet, airy, moderate carbonation. Ok.
Scopey (11784) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 26, 2016
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle at Craft Islington thanks to Dirty D. It pours fresh, bready malts, sweet candied peel, grass and paper. The taste is soft, sweet, candy, sugary malts, sweet bread, candied apricot, dull sherbet and biscuit with a sweet finish. Medium body and fine, foamy carbonation. OK, but a bit overlay sweet for my liking.
johndoughty (4801) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - APR 26, 2016
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. bronze and clear with a small head. Slightly spicy with hops in the background. A bit weird for a dunkel it is certainly worth checking out.
madmitch76 (21227) - , Essex, ENGLAND - APR 23, 2016
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
21st April 2016
Craft Islington bottleshare. Thanks to Danny. Clear gold beer, thin pale cream colour head. Palate is airy and semi dry, Modest fine carbonation. Bready pale malts. Light floralness and ripe citrus. Light semi dry finish. Solid German conservative fayre.
teorn88 (5860) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 21, 2016
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
50cl bottle shared at Dave’s tasting @CBC Islington, London. Big thanks to Daniel for this one. It pours a clean dark golden color with a small white head. Aroma is slinky grainy sweet with notes of starch and caramel. Taste is also sweet and starchy corny grainy with more caramel and biscuit and light skunk. Medium bodied with OK carbonation. Overall, quite bad
Leighton (17795) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 21, 2016
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle shared in London - cheers! Pours clear amber-gold with a creamy topping. The nose has sugary bread, some caramel, ripe fruits. Medium sweet flavour with more sugary bread, cereal, biscuits, light caramel, faint citrus. Medium bodied with average carbonation. Lightly gooey in the finish, more sugary bread, cereal. Tasty, if simple.
PeatyPete (843) - NETHERLANDS - APR 4, 2016
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Amber coloured beer with beige head. Aroma of caramel and orange peel. Taste Is malty and spicy.