fiulijn (14403) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 10, 2003
2.4 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Golden color. Commercial aroma. Ordinary flavor, but with a robust bitterness.
Oakes (12446) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 18, 2004
1.4 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
Golden-bronze colour. Light, slightly minerally aroma. Light flavour, slightly grainy. Very bland.
bierkoning (10172) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - MAR 3, 2004
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Golden color, head vanishes almost immediately. Slight grainy apple aroma and flavor. Banana. Fairly clean palate, but no specific aftertaste. Medium to full bodied.
Lubiere (9939) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 13, 2006
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Golden lager with a thick collapsing white head. Light hoppy malt aroma. In mouth, crisp malt, with some chalky notes, and some light german crisp hops. A bit too light bodied, but a decent east european lager.
FatPhil (9308) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - SEP 15, 2009
1.2 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 3/20
500ml bottle - exchange with Saint Matty - thanks!
Pale, fizzy. Bland vaguely lagery aroma. Nasty metallic palate. Slight horror taste - papery, and too strong to ignore. Not refreshing, not tasty, actually quite nasty.
JoeMcPhee (8411) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 4, 2007
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
500 ml bottle. Pale golden beer with a thin white head. The aroma is fairly rich and malty. Clean pale malt, very fresh with a touch of straw character and a soft floral aroma. Pretty solid pale lager.
kevnic2008 (7939) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - APR 14, 2013
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Golden colored clear body with a medium size white head. Nose dominated by malt. Flavour dominated by sweet malt.
Quack-Duck (7794) - Down South, GERMANY - MAY 7, 2013
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
bottle froma local Russian supermarket. Clear deep golden colour, mid-sized white head. Fruity, hints of cardboard and dust. Not brilliant.
Ernest (6200) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - SEP 27, 2004
1.7 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
Head is initially small, frothy, white, mostly diminishing. Body is clear
medium yellow. Aroma is lightly malty (grain), lightly hoppy
(herbs), with notes of solvent and gasoline. Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly bitter. Finish is lightly sweet, moderately bitter, husky. Medium body, watery texture, fizzy carbonation, lightly alcoholic. Industrial, grainy, fizzy, fusel alcohol, typical Russian swill.
larsga (6185) - Oslo, NORWAY - FEB 11, 2012
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Medium white head. Clear deep yellow body. Mealy malty grassy aroma with fruity notes. Dry-sweet malty papery taste with grassy fruity notes. Mid-bodied. Mild, soft mouthfeel. Dry resiny grassy taste with dandelion and flour notes. Mealy flavour lingers. Not bad, but a bit harsh and mealy. (0.5l bottle from a street kiosk in Moscow.)