bjakk (752) - Skagafjordur, ICELAND - AUG 27, 2010
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
By far the best beer in Iceland. An interesting mix of English Ale and Cascade hops
Rune (11998) - Tromsř, NORWAY - AUG 15, 2010
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
330ml bottle at The Green Lion Inn. Clear, red amber body. Bubbly, beige head. Fruit-malty to the nose. Semi-tart fruits in flavour added by sweet malts. Smooth, bittersweet ending. Medium bodied. Refreshing (Malmö, 31.07.2010).
Bov (12464) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - AUG 6, 2010
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
courtesy of Florian Ruch - clear ruby-amber colour with a beige foam left but a bit chaotic; a fair hoppy aroma with notes of prune and caramel; a fair malt body, sweet and gently sticky; a decent bitterness which lasts long in an aftertaste of prune and flowers; pretty dry - very good one
rlgk (18841) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 4, 2010
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Amber/reddish color, ok head. Fruity malty aroma, and the same feeling comes back in flavor.. Somewhat netallic in the finish.
TEJA (2797) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUL 17, 2010
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at SBWF 2009. Small head and an red-amber color. Clean light chrystal maltiness. A medium to big body and medium bitterness.
Theis (15152) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 11, 2010
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bittle at home - shared with Mette. Clear red/amber - white head. Nice medium hoppy, caramel, fruity, toasted, light chocolate, medium malty, grassy, citrus. OK.
finol (3262) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 6, 2010
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at Monks Cafe Stockholm.
Pours dark red with some yellowish head.
Smooth beer with taste of plum, lightly rosted malts and a little metall.
faroeviking (10477) - FAROE ISLANDS - JUN 3, 2010
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Flřska. Toasted sweet caramel with a good maltiness, bit toffee. Good mouthfeel. Pleasant toasted maltoiness with caramel and pleasant bitter hops, some toffee.
Pinball (12000) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 3, 2010
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
clear brown, soot offwhite head.
sweet flowerty hoppy, lots of dry malts as base,
flavor is sweet, dry nutty, bitter caramel, bitter hops. good balance.
mjs (6918) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAY 20, 2010
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(Draught at Bishops Arms SoFo) Poured deep reddish brown and hazy. Head was medium sized and white. Aroma was sweet and malty. Palate was quite light and dry with medium carbonation. Flavours were malts, hint of roastedness, hops, molasses and bitterness. Aftertaste was malty and bitter.