MrTipple (4162) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 19, 2017
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bittersweet tropical fruits, mango, passion fruit, peach, sweet citrus fruits, tangerine, grass. Hazy, dark gold, medium, creamy, off-white head. More sweet tropical fruits, ripe, fragnant mango, passion fruit, melon, sweet, creamy grain malts, soft carbonation, sweet, fruity finish. Beautiful, outstanding IPA, well-balanced, complex, rich. Bottle from Manis, Thun.
anstei (1718) - Zurich, SWITZERLAND - FEB 19, 2017
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pours cloudy amber. Aroma is tropical and citric, little grass. Mango, lemon, lime. Body is medium, good residual sweetness, matching bitterness, little bread and herbal mints. Medium fruity palate. Works quite well, round and smooth.
SinH4 (4125) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - FEB 19, 2017
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: FEB 19, 2017 Bottle. Hazy golden color with white head. Aroma is spicy yeasts, lychee, citrusy. Taste is piney, lychee, grassy, leafy, a bit spicy, sweet. Oily mouthfeel. Not bad.
Bov (12477) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - FEB 2, 2017
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
from the brewery’s shop - cloudy blond-orange beer with a modest head retention; deep and clean fruity hoppy aroma of passion fruits, goseberries and lychees; full-bodied, assertive and very tasty; low carbonation; juicy palate, moderate bitterness and a long hoppy fruity finish with more lychees and goseberries - a fantastic beer but no IPA (I’m no style nazi, but 26 IBU ...)