Svartvit (75) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 29, 2016
2.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Bottle shared during the November THT tasting at deanso’s place. Pours a clear amber with a small white head. Aroma is sweet malts an yeast with a fruity note. Taste is moderate sweet, light bitter. Medium body, low carbonation. Typical Belgian, pretty boring.
sjogro (3045) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - NOV 25, 2016
2.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 7/20
Sampled from bottle at "This is not really deanso’s last THT"-tasting. Clear amber with thin white head. Dusty sweet malts and barley. Medium sweet and light bitter. Medium malty body and low carbonation.
kermis (11592) - Where the wild whales are, NETHERLANDS - NOV 25, 2016
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle shared. Clear amber with a cream head. Aroma of malt, yeast, plastercine and toffee. Flavour is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.
MrHangover (4127) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - NOV 25, 2016
2.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
Bottle at almost Dean’s final tasting, but we’ll call it his final tasting anyway. Pours a clear amber beer with a small white head. Aroma of malt, light white fruit. Flavor is sweet, malty and yeasty. Typical Belgian ale. Nothing special.
Benzai (14464) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - NOV 25, 2016
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sampled from bottle @ Benzai’s final THT although MrHangover thinks it’s something else. Somewhat reddish color, average sized off-white head. Smell and taste lightly malts, sweetness, slightly sugar, a touch of caramel or caramelised sugar. Decent body and carbonation.
deanso (9493) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - NOV 25, 2016
2.7 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
75cl bottle shared at THT.
Thin white head. Clear light amber pour. OK beer
SkillsFactory (594) - ITALY - NOV 11, 2015
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Tra l'ambrato e il rosso, schiuma ocra chiara di media persistenza.
Aroma di prugna, floreale e leggero tostato.
Al palato prevale più il tostato, leggera prugna e poco altro, coda amaricante erbacea e tostata.
Corpo medio, molto carbonata.
Sissio (1357) - Orsenigo, ITALY - MAR 22, 2015
2.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Clear amber, minimal cream head
Riped fruit, belgian yeasts, raisins, ananas, peach
Watery, light caramel malts, raw sugar
Resin in aftertaste
Dorqui (2201) - Brescia, ITALY - MAR 15, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Genevieue de Brabant Rousse. Bottled 0,75L. Dark amber braced color, modest bubbly aspect, good head duration. Fresh aged flowery and cellar nose with something roasty cereals. Pleasant mouth, long bitterish and little ash final
77ships (8391) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - JAN 7, 2015
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
Joint bill with Kraddel. Tasted @ Rampkrot. 2013 Vintage. Reddish amber, solid white sugar. Sweet sugar, candy, corn & herbal nose. Taste is plastic fruit, berries, herbal, corn,… Fizzy. Cheap rubbish in a “fancy” bottle as was to be expected.