peponi (1713) - Hannover, GERMANY - MAR 18, 2017
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 12/20
Aroma: malty and herbal.
Appearance: clear golden color and white head.
Taste: malty, fresh herbal notes, weak flower notes, semi-dry.
Palate: medium body and medium carbonation.
Overall: Nice maibock, not too sweet.
harrisoni (17821) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - DEC 5, 2016
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from Bitter Virtue Soton and drunk at home. Clear gold colour thin white head. Hoppy bocky aroma. Some sweetness in the malts but they are all pale. A little hop on the finish. Good pale bock for me.
RW80 (2359) - Hoogeveen, NETHERLANDS - OCT 23, 2016
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
33cl Bottle at home. Apperance: orange golden with a large head.
Aroma: sweetish bready malt, corn, fruity notes, sugar, floral notes.
Taste: above moderate sweet with a moderate bitter finish, with a bit of alcohol. The rest is like the aroma.
medium body, average carbonation.
A bit too sweet, but stil drinkable, but it dissapointing for a German bock beer.
TEJA (2797) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 16, 2016
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sampled at SBWF 2015.
No head. Clear yellow color. Clean and crisp malt aroma. Sweet malty taste but still fresh and not too sweet. Low bitterness.
Christian (13280) - Odense, DENMARK - AUG 13, 2016
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Golden with a lasting white head. Malty aroma with a touch of herbal hops. Sweetish malty flavour with herbal hops and a nice bitter finish.
tommann (3570) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 12, 2016
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
330ml bottle. Pours orange gold with a large head. Aroma is corn, bread and alcohol. Taste is sweet to start. Slightly rubbery finish with some alcohol.
tandembrauer (1353) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JUL 22, 2016
2 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 7/20
On tap at Cardinal, Stavanger. Pours clear golden with white head. Aroma of bananas, fruity esters, bread. Tastes sweet with not quite balancing bitterness. Disappointing - there are far better bock beers available in Germany.
Geiserich (4345) - Linz, AUSTRIA - JUN 19, 2016
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle: Golden color, small white head. Aroma is malty, grassy hops, ripe fruits. Flavor is malty, light sweet, full bodied, fruity (apricot, dried fruits), grassy hops. Nice fruity Bock.
minutemat (5035) - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, ENGLAND - JUN 6, 2016
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
330ml bottle, from trade with Erzengel, many thanks! Actually have many memories consuming this in Northern Germany / Kiel / Hamburg. Pours clear gold, good white head. Aroma is pleasant sweet pale malts. Taste is sweet, clean, slightly bready, almost buttery. Not a bad heller bock.
thomat (3651) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 6, 2016
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sample @ Kalmar Ölfestival. Golden with a small white head. Malty and fruity tones. Malt, fruit, caramel and hops. Medium body with a nice bitter sweet finish.