Beer5000 (6677) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 25, 2013
Sampled @ Haand 2013. Clear golden body with a big, foamy off-white head. Nice, strong aroma of sweetish malt, citric fruit and pine. Nice and balanced in flavor, smooth sweet malt, good bitterness, quite fruity including oranges. Alcohol is well hidden. Medium body and bitter aftertaste. Nice DIPA. visionthing (5496) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUN 16, 2013
On tap at Haand ølfestival. Clear deep golden with a white head. Fruity aroma with tropical fruits, caramel, malt and hints of citrus. Moderate sweet and fruity with a nice bitterness in the finish. Nice and hoppy DIPA.(2013-05-25) esp0r (2928) - NORWAY - JUN 10, 2013
On tap at Haand Festival 2013abemorsten (3652) - Mosterøy, NORWAY - JUN 2, 2013
Copper, white head. A quite resiny and tropical aroma. Medium sweet, citrussy, nice malts. Heavy resiny bitter finish.
Sampler from tap at Haandøl 2013. Clear deep golden body with a white head. Resiny spruce and dried fruits on the nose. Full bodied. Heavy sweet and bitter with a light doughy texture leaving the tongue dry. LarsEngen (367) - Sandvika, NORWAY - JUN 2, 2013
On tap at Haand Festival 2013. Pours deep golden with a medium offwhite head that leaves a nice lacing. Aroma of tropical fruits and grapes. Medium body, heavy bitterness, light sweetness, medium carbonation, texture is oliy/sticky and the nice bitter aftertaste sits for a long time. Quite complex IPA that is very nice.
Meilby (11644) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 30, 2013
Draught @ Haand Ølfestival 2013gunnar (9456) - Sandnes, NORWAY - MAY 28, 2013
Pours clear golden with a white head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel, citrus, grape and hint of alcohol. Taste is medium sweet and medium bitter with a long sweet, fruity, well balanced finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.
On tap at Haand 2013.Pours clear golden with a small white head. Aroma of fruity hops, spices and herbal notes as well. Taste is strong hoppy, bitter but pleasant, nice mouthfeel.
Inbreak (6412) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - MAY 27, 2013
UPDATED: FEB 23, 2014 25.05.2013, tap @ HaandFestival:Cunningham (8282) - Halden, NORWAY - MAY 2, 2013
Nice creamy but shortlasting head. Aroma is slightly rich, still a little neutral, hops, wet leafs, grass, cellar, citrus peel, dried fruits. Taste is sweet, wet leafs, sugar, hops, wet grain, citrus peel, grass. Longlasting bitterness, dry mouthfeel. Fair enough, too sweet.
daknole (11050) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - APR 28, 2013
Appearance: Hazy deep golden color with a white head that leaves a fine lacing.
Aroma: Grape hoppy and tropical fruity.
Palate: Medium + body. Moderate sweet and a rich bitterness. Average carbonation. Oily texture.
Taste: Complex and balanced ale. Grape hoppy, malty and mild tropical fruity.
Overall impression: Fresh, tasty and easy drinkable DIPA. Pure class!
Personal stats: On tap at En Öl & Whiskymässa 2013 in Göteborg, Sweden.
Orange pour with a white head. Flavors of tropical fruit, some citrus, spicy hops, a bit of hay. Cool to drink this in the US.