wombat23 (1416) - Texas, USA - DEC 13, 2016 JohnBarleycorn (537) - Toronto, Ontario, - OCT 12, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Murky amber with attractive red highlights. Rich malt body with slight accents of cherry and raspberry. Flavour begins and ends with a full malt character, plus nuances of fruit and hot spice. Fairly nice.
Shared 12 oz. can. Amber pour with an off-white head. Aroma and taste of malt, bread, apple notes, grains. OK. darbeer75 (901) - Round Rock, Texas, USA - DEC 13, 2016
Aroma: lots of malt with some cereal; Appearance; clear amber pour with thin white head that dissipates quickly; Taste: extremely malty with slightly unpleasant background; Palate: medium body with long, overly sweet finish; Overall: not interested in getting again. tomer (3514) - Rishon Le Zion, ISRAEL - NOV 15, 2016
At a tasting, thanks, small bubbly head, a touch hazy and quite deep orange color, aroma of honey, cookies and caramel, flavor of caramel and hay with a jammy hint, light bitterness, a bit unpleasant sourness. Not too great. DSG (14764) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - NOV 12, 2016
Bottle sample at a tasting at Max’s place. Thanks Stas. Hazy deep golden. Oxidized aroma with malt, caramel, a bit of honey. Sweetish flavor with malt, caramel, a bit of honey, bitterish finish. Light to medium-bodied. zvikar (6149) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - NOV 7, 2016
Max place, orange with a small head, aroma of malt, orange, marmalade, toffee, flavor of toasted bread, orange, malt, medium bodied
The_Osprey (7980) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 8, 2016
September 2016 - Bottle share at Monday Mega Boost, Ticker Towers. Many thanks to Scopey for this one. As ’Saint Arnold Oktoberfest’, 6.6%. Clear orange, still, foamy tan head. Aroma is light, papery, cardboard, a touch peachy. Body is smooth with soft carbonation. Taste is toffee-ish malt, bready, tangerine, soft bitterness. Not bad actually. (3.1) madmitch76 (24789) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 3, 2016
19th September2016teorn88 (7682) - Rimini, ITALY - SEP 20, 2016
Leighton’s flat clearance. Thanks to Paul. Clear gold beer, small pale cream colour head. Palate is smooth and semi dry, modest carbonation. Rich pale malts, some cream. Modest orange peel. Light floralness overarches all/ Light finish. Clean and tasty malt forward beer.
33cl bottle shared at Leighton’s garbage share. Many thanks to Paul for this one. It pours a clean golden / orange color with a small white head. Aroma is sweet and grainy with notes of starch and biscuit. Taste is also sweet and grainy with notes of starch, caramel, straw. Medium bodied with good carbonation. Overall, meh mR_fr0g (12067) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 19, 2016
Bottle shared at Leightons gaff , 19/09/2016. Many thanks to Paul for this one. A clear golden amber coloured pour with a lasting thin white head. Aroma is sweet toasted malts, toffee, apricot, dried fruits. Flavour is composed of medium sweet, nice jammy fruits, berry, strawberry, toasted malts. Palate is semi sweet, moderate carbonation, frothy. Semi drying. Leighton (21232) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 19, 2016
Bottle shared in London - thanks to Paul. Pours clear gold with a foamy, white head. Simple papery pale bread in he nose, faint crackers, citrus. Medium sweet flavour with some buttery caramel, ripe orange, bread. Ligh Bodied with average carbonation, sweet fin Sh, with more bread, butter, toffee. Fine.