MartinKubert (862) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 8, 2004
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Lots of straw in the aroma. Dark yellow/golden colour. Sweet, slightly alcoholic, thick. Nothing special.
bu11zeye (12039) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - SEP 7, 2004
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
(Bottle) Pours a pale yellow with a large foamy white head. Aroma of sweet malt and corn. Flavor of sweet malt and caramel. Drinkable.
Andrew196 (1091) - Katy, Texas, USA - AUG 17, 2004
1.1 AROMA 1/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 3/20
Zagorka is Bulgaria’s version of an old, skunky Heineken from hell. Adjunct, skunk, pee, and faint hops round out this bottle of funk nicely until drain pour.
AceOfHearts (1374) - Mountain View, California, USA - AUG 17, 2004
1.6 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 5/20
Bottle. Dark yellow, clingy white head. Not much discernerable aroma except for some faint skunkiness...why, oh why, do so many third-world country breweries use green bottles? Hints of rice, a little bit of hops.
jimhilt (2441) - Bow, New Hampshire, USA - AUG 9, 2004
1.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 8/20
Pours a two-fingered white head that stays and leaves a good lace. Pale, clear golden color. Very low carbonation. Light bodied. Skunky nose - what is it with green bottles?? Flavor is lacking, boring hoppy aftertaste. Bought this since it was a new country (#57) for me. $2 for a 500ml bottle, found at Colonial Spirits in Acton, Ma.
heemer77 (5134) - Urbandale, Iowa, USA - MAY 11, 2004
1 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 4/20
Damn green bottles. Got a skunked one. Very light taste and aroma. Very light gold color with no head. This was awful and most of this went down the drain.
Pigfoot (2268) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - APR 14, 2004
1 AROMA 1/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 4/20
Perfectly pale and clear, in the best bland lager tradition. Big, frothy head. Aroma:piney...lemony...um,...stinky...pissy, if you'll pardon my Bulgarian. No flavor to speak of, nothing at all to recommend it. Did I spend money on this? Must be the Miller High Life of Bulgaria.
MilkmanDan (1943) - Eagan, Minnesota, USA - APR 15, 2004
1.3 AROMA 1/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 5/20
I had some decently-high hopes for this one. I figured, it's from Bulgaria, that's close to Czechoslovakia, right? Not many miles, but light years of quality, apparently. Clear light gold. Nose is skunky, sour, and generally unappealing. Flavor is thin, no real hops, a few mild, sweet malts. Some rather nasty chemical and medicinal tones. My taste buds have been Balkanized. Bleah.
Emil (6065) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 9, 2004
1.4 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 5/20
Golden color, light sweet aroma, light watery taste, light body, light bitter finish.
Hildigöltur (5103) - København, DENMARK - NOV 8, 2004
1.3 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 5/20
Pale golden coloured. Weak aroma. Very thin and boring flavour. A really lousy beer.