madmitch76 (23398) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 20, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
25th September 2015
Borefts VII. Day 1. Keg. Lightly hazy gold beer, small off white head. Palate is light and dry and crisp. Rich pale malts, some nuttyness. Very light citric peel. Crisp finish. Not really getting any specific Mandarina character here.
Theydon_Bois (17973) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - OCT 8, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Keg at BBF 7, Bodegraven, 25/09/15. As kellerbier Mandarina.
Clear golden orange with a decent off white covering.
Nose is pale malt, straw, melon, light floral notes, bready, light hop.
Taste comprises pale malt, straw, vanilla essence, mellow fruit, bread dough.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close.
Decent clean lager.
tderoeck (8588) - Gent, BELGIUM - OCT 7, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
25/IX/15 - on tap @ Borefts 2015 (Bodegraven) - BB: n/a (2015-1294) Thanks to 77ships and the Israeli beer tickers scene for sharing today’s beers!
Clear orange beer, creamy white head, pretty stable, bit adhesive. Aroma: bit sweet, malty, fruity, peaches, caramel. MF: ok carbon, medium body. Taste: lots of grains, sweet malts, bit sourish, fruity. Aftertaste: bitter, grassy, hoppy, bit metallic, grapefruit.
Benzai (14680) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - OCT 7, 2015
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sampled @ Borefts 2015 day 2 [as Ganstaller Keller Mandarina]. Clear orange golden color, average sized white head. Smell and taste malts, light grains, light sweetness, light bitter, hay, lightly dusty. Average body and carbonation.
VastActiv (6024) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - OCT 3, 2015
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap at Gallow’s Bird, Espoo. Colour is orange with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, grain and malts. Very harsh.
FatPhil (14896) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - OCT 1, 2015
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Tap (Gallows Bird, Espoo, Oktoberfest 2015)
Pleasant sweetis malts, slightly lactic, aroma. Pale orange, brief head. Simple light grains, gently bready. Watery palate, crisp carbonation. Finish does have some nice seared pork flesh from the hops. Blandish. Late finish has tanniny bitter over-stewed green tea.
77ships (8517) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - SEP 29, 2015
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 19/20
Thx! for sharing. Sampled draft @ Borefts 2015. Day 1. A tasting glass on Day 2. Golden orange, creamy small white head. Nose is interesting herbal, floral, fruity, zest, mildly sweet with interesting hop profile (herbal, floral). Taste is floral, light complimentary biscuit, caramel, mildly sweetish, touch fruit, light yeast, interesting delicate floral & herbal hop profile. Drinks very well. Quaffable, very delicate, interesting & wonderfully done. Beautiful beer.
ShivanDragon (3664) - Leeuwarden, NETHERLANDS - SEP 28, 2015
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
@Borefts 2015, van tap, geel/gouden met witte kraag. aroma van pilsmout, goedkopen mouten met verder wat gras en kruiden. smaken zijn zoet, moutig, biscuit, gras en kruidig, maar ik was bij de eerste slok al afgehaakt... zwakke body, nee...
DutchDrebus (5675) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - SEP 28, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap @ Borefts 15. Slightly hazy yellow colour with a small to medium sized white head. Smells hops, malts, slightly cardboard. Tastes malts, slightly cardboards, hops, slightly grainy, nice. Medium body, soft to medium carbo.
Douberd (5184) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - SEP 27, 2015
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
(Gänstaller Bräu Kellerbier) On tap at Borefts as Kellerbier Mandarina.
Deep orange golden colour on the body, clear, with a small white head on top. Good foam retention.
Aroma has grass, hay, malts, not as much hoppy aroma as I expected.
Taste has light biscuit, malts, grass, light tangerine, better hop presence here.
Medium thin body, good carbonation.