tiong (6714) - Espoo, FINLAND - MAY 3, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours hazy orange with a smooth white head. Aroma of grass, citrus and yeast. Taste is smooth, grainy and grassy with some citrus. Finish is bitter, crisp and grainy with citrusy hops. A bit unbalanced.
olio (9654) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 3, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
50 cl bottle @ hotel room, Copenhagen.
Pours clear copper color with a small head. Aroma is quite malty and boozy, some sweet fruits, resinous hops and pine needles, some corn notes also. Flavor of resinous hops, sweet exotic fruits, nettle, some faint yeasty notes also.
lusikka (7757) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 3, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
500 ml bottle. Pours a dark hazy golden colour with a small head. Aroma of sweet syrup, grass and some biscuit. Flavour of grainy malts, syrup, some alcohol and grass. Medium bodied and a sweet, floral and grainy mouthfeel. Harsh. Unbalanced.
Desverger (9665) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - APR 9, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Den Nordiske Ølhandel, Copenhagen - amber/orange pour with large white head. Aroma and taste is fruity and crisp malty, citrus (orange/lemon) notes throughout. Nice.
thewolf (12270) - Kolding, DENMARK - FEB 15, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, bought @ Den Nordiske Ølhandel, Cph. Pours murky orange amber with a large, staying, frothy, off-white head. Aroma has pomegranate, oranges, caramel, light yeast. Medium carbonation, fine dry and quite creamy mouthfeel. Flavour is fine, quite malty, some dusty notes, oranges, pine, resin. Heavy bitterness. Fresh.
anders37 (24433) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JAN 3, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours a slightly hazy golden pale orange color with a longlasting white head. Has a fruity malty citrus hoppy aroma with weak piney hints. Fruity malty bitter hoppy grainy flavor. Has a fruity malty hoppy bitter citrus finish.
badlizard (5533) - Berkeley, California, USA - NOV 12, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap. Clear golden with a fluffy white head. Sweet malty fruity and floral aroma. Thick sticky palate. Tastes of malt, vanilla, grape, cereal grain, and stone fruit.
allmyvinyl (9808) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 10, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
500ml bottle at home. Pours hazy orange with a thin white head. Aromas of resin, orange and pot pourri. Taste has a honeyed sweetness, some bitterness but not quite enough to make it pleasant. A bit cloying. Ok, not a lager though.
Theydon_Bois (17944) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - NOV 5, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from BOE, split at JF’s, 03/11/13.
Lightly hazed golden amber with a big old white head.
Nose is fresh all over, toasted malts, citrus zest, caramel malt, light cereal notes, bitter orange.
Taste comprises caramel malt, good hoppy backbone, light grapefruit, bitter orange, soft bread dough, mandarin, grass.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, crisp and clean with subtle hop bitterness in the finale.
AshtonMcCobb (5900) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 16, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On keg at the Holyrood 9A.
Appearance - cloudy amber to orange with good head.
Nose - oranges, some earthiness, perhaps a bit of spice.
Taste - oranges, apricots and a malty backbone.
Palate - medium bodied, with a rich texture, but got cloying after a quarter of a pint.
Overall - interesting beer, but needs to be more drinkable.