Koelschtrinker (18347) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - NOV 21, 2016
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Oxidiert malziger Antrunk, geringe Süße, wenig herb. Laffer Mittelteil, noch wenig malzig. Süffig, langweilig. 8/8/7/7/8/7
Scotty001 (559) - Portlethen, SCOTLAND - NOV 20, 2016
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Poured dark reddish brown with an off white ring. Aroma of chemical sweetness and booze. Light to medium body, flavour is medium sweet berries and light bitterness
zvikar (5537) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - OCT 29, 2016
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Brown, beige head, aroma of caramel, chocolate, coffee, nuts, flavor of caramel, chocolate, coffee, nuts, medium bodied.
monk191 (1879) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 23, 2016
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Another surprisingly good beer from a Cambodian brewery. Pours a beautiful deep dark Amber with a tan head. Smells of vanilla and coffee beans. Taste starts with lots of vanilla, and finishes with more coffee bean. Had on tap at Flipside in Phuket.
GuideDogSaint (1217) - Xiamen, CHINA - FEB 18, 2016
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
330ml bottle from a shop in Siem Reap. Pours dark brown black with an off white head. Aroma of roast malt. Sweet finish. A bit thin.
madmitch76 (23354) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JAN 5, 2016
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
6th December 2015
The Pigs Ear wrap up tasting at ChrisO’s. Clear deep amber beer, small pale tan head. Palate is light, semi dry and has modest fine carbonation. Papery and thin dark malts. Mild caramel. A touch of tangy fruits. Light crispy dry papery finish. Not awful.
Scopey (13323) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 21, 2015
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle at ChrisO’s Pre-Xmas Tasting. It pours clear red – brown with a small beige head. The nose is toasty, earth, umami, brown bread, dark fruits, cocoa and a touch of ash. The taste is toasty, wood, dark fruits, red berry, leather, cola, brown sugar, umami and cardboard with a short, sweet finish. Medium body and fine carbonation. Sweet and basic.
Theydon_Bois (17960) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - DEC 18, 2015
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle split at Chriso pre Xmas tasting, 06/12/15.
Dark chestnut brown with a well appointed beige covering that clears edgeward.
Nose is toffee, spice, dark malts, light fruit esters, toasted brown sugar.
Taste comprises grain, paper, brown sugar, aspartamic qualities.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close.
So so but as a country tick far from shit tier !
StevieT (1871) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 17, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
From a bottle. Surprisingly good stuff, has a slight bourbon flavour to it, well made and worth a try.
The_Osprey (7137) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 13, 2015
2.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle shared at Chriso’s, picked up in London. Dark brown, mostly opaque, small foamy tan head. Aroma is bready, crackers, crispbread. Body is medium to light, tingly carbonation, slightly foamy. Taste is corn, buttery, biscuit, touch of ash in the finish. Very plain and a bit corny.