StoutBeerReviews (257) - Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA - NOV 26, 2017 foles (45) - - SEP 25, 2012
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
This beer has lost its edge. The latest bottles I bought were super fresh (use by May 13). Just grassy, dry and lacking any character. It used to be hoppy, lemony, flowery, clean and crisp.
Sweet grain pez candy. Skunky aroma. Pleasant drinking but not what I was expecting djoeye (5275) - Tromsø, NORWAY - NOV 14, 2017
Aroma; grass, meadow, very pale malts. hrabren (1665) - Zagreb, CROATIA - NOV 13, 2017
Look; off white große Schaumkrone, pale golden body.
Taste; pale malt, grain-limonade, grass, cardboard-juice,
and finishes pale.
Feel; thin. Is it really 5.8 in here?
Overall; disappointment. Meh!! Well, it was a lot of rain during summer of 2017, maybe too much for this annual batch.
[bt.50cl abv5.8% xp08.08.18 By Djoeye from Systembolaget Storheden to Hafen&Bieres Oktoberfest 44428]
UPDATED: NOV 13, 2017 On tap at MC Club, Brežice. Clear golden, small white head. Grainy aromas, some esters. Sweet, perfumed. Light body, moderate to high carbonation, light finish. Not impressed. HighlanderOne (1377) - York, SC via NJ, South Carolina, USA - NOV 12, 2017
Poured from bottle. Finn (8257) - Tromsø, NORWAY - NOV 12, 2017
AROMA - faint malt
APPEARANCE - clear light gold.
TASTE - very sweet roasted malt, hops, spice.
PALATE - pretty drinkable but too sweet
OVERALL - a disappointment. I would not buy again
Flaske 500ml spandert av djoeye. Delt med ham og Rune på Nerstranda 8 Nov 17. Lys gylden. Høyt tett kritthvitt skum. Litt lacing. Lett smørmaltaroma. Smaken det samme. Uspennende.
Rune (13643) - Tromsø, NORWAY - NOV 9, 2017
500ml bottle shared by djoeye. A snow white head over a clear pale golden body. Clingy lacing. Dusty hops and dough on the nose. Mid-sweet flavours of noble hops and dough followed by a rather dry and sweet finish. Straightforward. (Rating session at Finns with djoeye and Finn, Tromsø 08.11.2017). nohopspleez (84) - Georgia, USA - OCT 30, 2017
Awesome German beer. A little hops to offset the malt, but not so much as to make it garbage (like so many USA "crafties). They have been making this for over a 1,000 years, it looks like they know what they are doing. Wonderful Octoberfest beer with a GREAT TASTE!!!!. Oleg85 (264) - Yaroslavl, RUSSIA - OCT 30, 2017
Nice site, so glad to see a site interested in beer reviews and not all the "fruits and nuts" found with a lot of beer drinkers today (as is found on some sites that claim to be your "advocate") who seem to only care that the beer has 150 other odd items added to the beer to make it "taste better". No thanks. May I have an actual beer and not some mix of spices and pine branches???
По-моему для стиля слишком сладко. Аромат и вкус солода слабоват. Не ожидал от такой пивоварни. Cunningham (8456) - Halden, NORWAY - OCT 23, 2017
Clear golden color with a fine white head. Nice mellow malty aroma. Medium body and smooth carbonation level. Balanced sweetness. Mellow malty, mild fruity and mild herbal flavor. Nice refreshing stuff. omhper (25805) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - OCT 22, 2017
[Bottle from Systembolaget in Sweden]
Bottled, from Systembolaget. Clear golden, mid sized head. Fruity doughy nose. Sweet with medium body and rounded mouthfeel. Dough and malt syrup, some grass. Low-medium bitterness. Surprisingly lacking in malt firmness.