AgentAle (1570) - Alberta, CANADA - JAN 24, 2016
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
Aroma is clove , passion fruit ,tart and light yeast. Taste is honey, caramel and citrus. Very well balanced with some funk and tartiness. Very well balanced. Appearance is a cloudy orange with a thin pearl head that retains fairly well.
simardsam (261) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 31, 2015
4.6 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
Dorée/orangée, trouble, avec un bon col de mousse crème. Nez acidulé, de pommes, de cuir et d’abricots confits. Goût citronné, fruité, de pommes, de cuir, sucré, d’abricots et d’alcool. C’est un bombe en bouche, toutes les flaveurs arrivent en même temps et il faut être attentif pour bien décortiquer le tout. Il s’agit d’un délicieux nectar!
The_Osprey (6853) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 8, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle share on the 42nd floor, thanks to Kenny. 10%. Hazy orange, still, small foamy white head, light lacing. Aroma is orange, dirty and earthy, dried flowers. Body is medium, smooth, soft carbonation. Taste is sweet sugars, tangerine, cararmel, a little sour with a dry finish. Quite nice - sweet with a subtle sourness.
madmitch76 (22685) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 1, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
8th October 2015
42nd Floor Tasting. Hazy gold beer, small pale cream colour head. Palate is light and semi dry, decent fine carbonation. Light malts, mild creamy sweetness. Little apple sweetness, generic fruits well buried underneath. Some brandy spice. Light finish. Hangs together very well indeed. Nicely balanced and integrated and dangerously drinkable.
Theydon_Bois (17646) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - OCT 19, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle split at the 42nd floor Tasting, thanks to Kenny, 08/10/15.
Orange amber with a decent beige covering.
Nose is juicy fruit, orange, apricot jam, light spice, Belgian yeast esters, caramel.
Taste comprises toffee, light wood, spice, Xmas cake, soft barrel, caramel.
Full bodied, fine carbonation, nice boost at the curtain call.
Solid stuff, great balance, good use of the barrel.
mR_fr0g (9963) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2015
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at the sky high Canary wharf tasting. Hazed hazed golden orange coloured pour with a thin off white head. Aroma is vanilla oak, cream, pear drops, jammy fruits. Flavour is nice custard, orange peel, orange, Little wood and green apple. Pear drops. Palate is medium, strawberry fruit. Palate is medium sweet, moderate carbonation. Nice subtle Belgian yeast.
Scopey (13006) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 14, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle thanks to Mr Kenny. Consumed at the 42nd floor tasting. It pours hazy deep gold with a small white head. The nose is rich, toasty, earthy, wood, red apple, sherbet, funk, sherbet and some must. The taste is crisp, bitter, some spice, earth, straw, stewed apple, sherbet, lemon rind, marmalade, lick of acidity and some warming alcohol action through the finish. Medium - full body and moderate carbonation. A bit hot perhaps, but enjoyable overall.
teorn88 (6968) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 9, 2015
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 19/20
75cl bottle at the 42nd level tasting, London. It pours a hazy golden color with a small white head. Aroma is funky and sweet with fruits and white wine. Taste is tangy sweet boozy with citrus tangerine and funk. Medium bodied with soft carbonation. Overall, awsome
Leighton (19218) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 8, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle shared in London - huge thanks to Kenny for this treat. Pours unclear gold with a frothy white head. Tangy, jammy citrus fruits in the nose, pale wood, lemon, tangerine. Medium to heavy sweet flavor, rich honey, tangy orange, tangerine, mild oaky dryness. Full bodied with fine carbonation and oily texture. Warming finish, lots of jammy citrus, marmalade, tangy citrus, slight woody dryness, bready pale malts. Tasty stuff.
EvaCandido (73) - Padova, ITALY - SEP 5, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Triple based beer, aged 8months in apple brandy barrels. Dry. Mittlelfrue, cascade and tettnanger hops are used but they do not cover the malty traditional aroma of triple beer. Brettanomyces are used.