NoiZe (2323) - Zeist, NETHERLANDS - OCT 15, 2008
Amber colored brew. Aroma is spicy, chewinggum, grain. Flavor is sweet, spicy and some bitterness. Don’t taste the guarana, kola nut and honey. skortila (5793) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - OCT 15, 2008
Bottled. Bought @ Cornelius, Edinburgh. Aroma has grain, nutty malts, spice. Clear, amber coloured with a very thin, not lasting head. Taste has grain, is slightly bitter, sweet, spicy background. Caramel malty. Could not impress me. Interesting try out though. larsga (7508) - Oslo, NORWAY - OCT 8, 2008
Smallish coarseish offwhite head. Orange body. Sweet malty straw aroma with oily faint citric notes. Dry-sweet powerful resiny straw malts taste with grainy citric fruity notes. Full-bodied, light, clean palate. Balanced and harmonic. Easy-drinking, yet sippable. Very nice! (0.33l bottle shared by KnutAlbert.) Dedoulequeen07 (135) - london, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 7, 2008
Bottle. Pours amber with a small white head. This is definetely a spice herb vegetable beer. Loads of spice, nuts , heather, honeysuckle and malt. Taste is sweet honeysuckle with a peppery finish and woody unusual fruits. Very different but pleasant to drink as flavours blend relatively well. Marsiblursi (3076) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - OCT 3, 2008
(Bottle) Pours amber with a small white head. The aroma is sweet with tones of nuts, toffee, caramel, nectar, flowers, honey and some fresh vegetal hints. Grapefruity, spicy/herbal and woody hops. Hints of earth, berries and fruits. The flavour is medium hoppy and medium malty with tones of herbs, wood, some citrus, flowers and caramel. The finish is light peppery and bitter with hints of honey and fruits. Bitterness lingers. The mouthfeel is clean and light syrupy with a soft carbonation. Medium bodied.
fonefan (48642) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 2, 2008
Bottle 33cl. @ chris_o’s Pre-GBBF Shindig 2008.Rune (12587) - Tromsø, NORWAY - OCT 1, 2008
[ Batch #101 ]. Clear medium amber color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, spicy - peppery, heater honey sweetness notes. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a average to long duration and a peppery spicy finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to lively. (020808)
330ml bottle from Ølbutikken, Copenhagen. Shared with Skinnyviking. Amber-copper body topped by a thin, off-white head. Nice laceworks. Hop-oily aroma. Flavoured with late, dark fruits with spicy notes. Rounded bitterness on a high level. Medium to full bodied (10.09.2008). leaparsons (10501) - Wigston, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - SEP 26, 2008
Bottle. Amber copper with no head. Aromas are woody, floral and spicy with grapefruit and sweet, earthy hops. Flavours are very sweet honey and toffee with lots of floral aspects. Resinous grapefruit with a prickly sensation at the back of the throat. Another good experimental brew. Enjoyit (3809) - Vadum, DENMARK - SEP 26, 2008
Clear amber of color with a weak offwhite head. An aroma with notes spice, wood, herbs and barn. A flavor with notes of spice, wood, herbs and dry in mouth. omhper (24964) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - SEP 25, 2008
UPDATED: SEP 26, 2008 Bottled at Stockholm Beer Festival. Clear amber, small head. Woody nose with grapefruit, alcohol and extery fruitiness. Sweetish with medium to full body. Fruity peppery finish.