ogivlado (8344) - Zagreb, CROATIA - JUL 24, 2015 nealblind (2023) - Seattle, Alabama, USA - NOV 13, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Clear orange pour big head. Aroma peppery funk. Taste is spicy rye grains meet banana belgian yeast. Aroma hops flavor slight bitter. Slight sticky yet watery palate. Lighter carb. More sessionable than most belgians due to pilsner characteristics/less yeastiness. Well balanced. The rye and saison funk flavor keeps me coming back.
Bottled 355ml. -from Pivoteka Zagreb, shared with Marko. Darker golden coloured, small to medium sized off-white head, dust and fruits in the nose. Sweetish malty, some herbs, light fruity hoppy and again notes of dust and spices in the finish. Nothing special here, stays just on paper and not in my memory. Marko (6290) - Split / Zagreb, CROATIA - JUL 13, 2015
Bottle from Pivoteka, shared with ogivlado. Full golden body, medium white head, lasting. Aroma... fruit compote but in a good way, apples and peaches. slightly dusty, light fruity tartness that’s completely integrated with other flavors. Likable aroma all in all - not cloying, most importantly. Bit malty, spicy and dusty. Light fruity taste, peach again, a bit on the dry side, light dust, lighter still herbal bitterness, just trace sweetness. Tasty, but not impressively so, trace beets too. Eh, just OK. The American craft beers we get here are pretty much, unfortunately, consistently underwhelming, bar some notable exceptions. Dal9000 (674) - Ohio, USA - JUL 1, 2015
Pours murky Amber with a thin sticky head. Orange yeasty bread initial flavor with a hint of bananas? Middle taste is very yeasty.
---Rated via Beer Buddy Iznogud (4745) - CROATIA - JUN 25, 2015
Bottle, 355 ml at O’hara, Zagreb. Pours orange with white head. Yeasty, bit spicy, malty, bread. Watery. kajser27 (2092) - Zagreb, CROATIA - JUN 4, 2015
Clear amber to copper colored, moderate to strong offwhite creamy lasting head. Aroma of caramel, rye and honey, bit belgian yeast and bit spice. Taste is moderate+ sweet caramel, honey, some rye, some spice and orange, bits of yeast. Light to medium bodied, moderate carbonation. Maybe not as Belgian as it should be but very drinkable and enjoyable.
(0,33 from Pivoteka Zagreb)
Benzai (16933) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - MAY 5, 2015
Bottle @ home. Hazy orange color, medium sized white head. Smell and taste malts, lightly herbal, a light hint of plants somehow, lightly yeasty, quite bitter. Decent body and average carbonation. daniele (9888) - ITALY - JAN 22, 2015
bottle leggermente ambrata schiuma media discreta persistenza lievito speziato lieve cotto nota erbacea discreta secchezza luppolatura contenuta un po ossidata forse GG (2332) - NorCal, California, USA - OCT 25, 2014
12oz bottle -
Aroma - floral hop note, touch of citrus/orange peel, and white sugar
Appearance - clear golden body, sturdy 2-finger head, above average retention, lacing was lacking a bit
Mouthfeel - light-medium carbonation, medium bodied, a little thicker than what I expected
Flavor - clean flavor profile, light malt flavor, light herbal/floral hop if you look for it and finishes on the dry side.
Overall - highly quaffable. The 6-pack didn’t stand a chance. Really nice price too. slowrunner77 (13231) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 17, 2014
"boooooo.... sorry. fell asleep just thinking about it. boring beer, nothing horrible, but definitely not good. next to "the LIbrary" in Laramie, this may be the most boring microbrewery. Pale, fairly flavorless, lacking distinct aroma. You get the picture..."
bkurtz (1151) - LITHUANIA - SEP 25, 2014
Bottle - Pours a golden with a smallish head. Yeasty, slightly sweet aroma. The taste is muddled with some spice. Not si good.