Saturday, 23 January 2021

Dois Corvos Creature

  • Name: Dois Corvos Creature, 6.8%, Portugal
  • Appearance: Orange golden, very slight haze. Some off-white head.
  • Aroma: Light fruits, tropical fruits, nice hops.
  • Taste: Good amount of hops, light fruits, pine. Lasting bitterness.
  • Bought: qoqa.ch, 330 ml, CHF 5.79
  • Score: 3.1 (Aroma 6/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 6/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 13/20)
  • Info: 23/1-2021, BB: 30/4-2021

Chien Bleu Pomelo

  • Name: Chien Bleu Pomelo, 6.0%, Switzerland
  • Appearance: Yellow golden, hazy. Big, short-lived white head.
  • Aroma: Light fruits, grass, yeast, very slight barn.
  • Taste: Light fruits, some hops, grass, some yeast.
  • Bought: Wittich, 330 ml, CHF 4.80
  • Score: 3.3 (Aroma 7/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 7/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 13/20)
  • Info: 23/1-2021, BB: 30/4-2021

Friday, 22 January 2021

Abbaye de St-Maurice DXV

  • Name: Abbaye de St-Maurice DXV, 8.5%, Switzerland
  • Appearance: Golden orange, hazy, with a big, creamy white head.
  • Aroma: Fruits, candy sugar, floral.
  • Taste: Medium fruits, candy sugar, some floral hops. Yeast.
  • Bought: amstein.ch, 330 ml, CHF 4.16
  • Score: 3.7 (Aroma 7/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 8/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 16/20)
  • Info: 22/1-2021, BB: 26/6-2021

Lervig Idaho Picnic

  • Name: Lervig Idaho Picnic, 5.8%, Norway
  • Appearance: Pale yellow, very hazy. Small, white head.
  • Aroma: Light fruits, citrus. Quite a bit of hops.
  • Taste: Lots of hops, medium bitterness. Good, light fruits. Citrus, pine.
  • Bought: qoqa.ch, 500 ml can, CHF 5.79
  • Score: 3.6 (Aroma 7/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 8/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 15/20)
  • Info: 22/1-2021, BB: 10/5-2021

Saturday, 16 January 2021

Blaue Ente Apocalypsis

  • Name: Blaue Ente Apocalypsis, 9.3%, Switzerland
  • Appearance: Burnt orange, slight haze. Good amount of off-white head.
  • Aroma: Fruits, spices, yeast.
  • Taste: Medium fruits, spices, some yeast. Slight alcohol.
  • Bought: B Like Beer, 330 ml, CHF 4.70
  • Score: 3.3 (Aroma 7/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 7/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 13/20)
  • Info: 16/1-2021, BB: 31/3-2021

BRLO Berlin Jam

  • Name: BRLO Berlin Jam, 4%, Germany
  • Appearance: Dark pink, very hazy. Lots of light pink head.
  • Aroma: Bunch of berries, tartness.
  • Taste: Lots of berries, quite a bit of tartness. Hard to detect much wheat and such in there.
  • Bought: qoqa.ch, 330 ml can, CHF 5.79
  • Score: 3.0 (Aroma 6/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 6/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 12/20)
  • Info: 16/1-2021, BB: 1/9-2021

Friday, 15 January 2021

Hard Labor Double Ambrée

  • Name: Hard Labor Double Ambrée, 7.0%, Switzerland
  • Appearance: Reddish brown, I guess amber. Clear. Huge, creamy off-white head.
  • Aroma: Sweet dark fruits, medium malt, toasted, caramel.
  • Taste: Medium malt, caramel sweetness, some dark fruits. Toasted, smooth. A bit over-carbonated, though.
  • Bought: B Like Beer, 330 ml, CHF 4.50
  • Score: 3.6 (Aroma 7/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 8/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 15/20)
  • Info: 15/1-2021, BB: 31/3-2021

Ueli Lager Hell

  • Name: Ueli Lager Hell, 4.8%, Switzerland
  • Appearance: Light golden, crystal clear. Small off-white head.
  • Aroma: Medium malt, bready. Slight fruits.
  • Taste: Medium malt, crisp. Some bread and grains. Quite nice.
  • Bought: Halle aux Boissons (Matran), 330 ml, CHF 1.44
  • Score: 3.1 (Aroma 6/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 6/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 13/20)
  • Info: 15/1-2021, BB: 31/3-2021

Saturday, 9 January 2021

Eastside Sun Stroke

  • Name: Eastside Sun Stroke, 8.5%, Italy
  • Appearance: Yellow golden, slight haziness. Good amount of white head.
  • Aroma: Light fruits, exotic fruits, good amount of hops.
  • Taste: Quite a bit of hops, nice fruits, exotic fruits. Good bitterness.
  • Bought: qoqa.ch, 440 ml can, CHF 5.79
  • Score: 3.6 (Aroma 7/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 8/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 15/20)
  • Info: 9/1-2021, BB: 31/7-2021

Ahoi Bier Raylay Island

  • Name: Ahoi Bier Raylay Island, 5.1%, Switzerland
  • Appearance: Light orange golden, slight haze. Big, white head.
  • Aroma: Lemongrass, good amount of wheat. Bananas.
  • Taste: Good wheat, some banana, indeed lemongrass.
  • Bought: qoqa.ch, 330 ml, CHF 5.79
  • Score: 3.4 (Aroma 7/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 7/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 14/20)
  • Info: 9/1-2021, BB: 10/3-2021