Sunday, 9 August 2020

Tonnebière La Péritonite (La Yapadenom)

  • Name: Tonnebière La Péritonite (La Yapadenom), 4.7%, Switzerland
  • Appearance: Yellow golden, mostly clear. Hazy later. Small, white head.
  • Aroma: Light hops, wheat. Citrus. Yeast.
  • Taste: Light hops, wheat, citrus. Quite a bit of yeast.
  • Bought: Tom Beers, 330 ml, CHF 0.00
  • Score: 3.1 (Aroma 6/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 6/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 13/20)
  • Info: 9/8-2020, BB: 31/12-2020

De Leite Cuvée Soeur'ise

Sour / Wild Beer - Flavored #10:
  • Name: De Leite Cuvée Soeur'ise, 8.5%, Belgium
  • Appearance: Dark red, ruby. Clear. Lots of pink head.
  • Aroma: Lots of red fruits, cherries, tartness. Some barrel. Nice.
  • Taste: Red fruits, cherries, tartness. Slight wood. Surprisingly nice.
  • Bought: Tom Beers, 330 ml, CHF 4.94
  • Score: 3.4 (Aroma 7/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 7/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 14/20)
  • Info: 9/8-2020, BB: 3/4-2021

Saturday, 8 August 2020

Les Bières du Grand St. Bernard Amy

New brewery:
  • Name: Les Bières du Grand St. Bernard Amy, 5.6%, Italy
  • Appearance: Very dark brown, near black. Small, dark tan head.
  • Aroma: Dark malt, lightly roasted. Dark chocolate.
  • Taste: Dark malt, roasted. Dark chocolate. Smooth.
  • Bought: Halle aux Boissons (Matran), 330 ml, CHF 3.50
  • Score: 3.6 (Aroma 7/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 8/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 15/20)
  • Info: 8/8-2020, BB: 30/9-2020

Chäller Bröi Pale Ale

  • Name: Chäller Bröi Pale Ale, 5.2%, Switzerland
  • Appearance: Light golden, slight haze. Lots of off-white head, long lasting.
  • Aroma: Lots of hops, light fruits. Nice.
  • Taste: Good fruits, Nice hops. Lasting bitterness, crisp. Good balance.
  • Bought: Beercrowd, 330 ml, CHF 4.00
  • Score: 3.4 (Aroma 7/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 7/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 14/20)
  • Info: 8/8-2020, BB: 10/11-2020

Friday, 7 August 2020

Padstow The Smoke

New brewery:
  • Name: Padstow The Smoke, 5.5%, England
  • Appearance: Very dark brown, near black. Small, dark tan head.
  • Aroma: Dark malt, roasted. Slight smoke.
  • Taste: Dark malt, roasted, light smoke. Enjoyable.
  • Bought: qoqa.ch, 440 ml can, CHF 4.91
  • Score: 3.6 (Aroma 7/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 8/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 15/20)
  • Info: 7/8-2020, BB: 31/1-2021

H&K Hoppy Amber

  • Name: H&K Hoppy Amber, 6.2%, Switzerland
  • Appearance: Mostly clear amber, good amount of creamy off-white head.
  • Aroma: Light fruits, good hops. Some pine. Short end,
  • Taste: Good fruits, nice hops. Decent bitterness.
  • Bought: B Like Beer, 330 ml, CHF 4.80
  • Score: 3.2 (Aroma 6/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 7/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 13/20)
  • Info: 7/8-2020, BB: 2/1-2021

Thursday, 6 August 2020

La Nébuleuse Speakeasy

  • Name: La Nébuleuse Speakeasy, 4.0%, Switzerland
  • Appearance: Pale, yellow golden. Very slight haze. Some fizzy white head.
  • Aroma: Lots of light fruits, lemon, slight hops.
  • Taste: Lots of light fruits, lemon. Some hops, still a bit watery.
  • Bought: Coop, 330 ml, CHF 3.30
  • Score: 3.0 (Aroma 6/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 6/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 12/20)
  • Info: 6/8-2020, BB: 31/5-2021

la Brassée du Chevrier la Schlaguée du Galetas

  • Name: la Brassée du Chevrier la Schlaguée du Galetas, 6.8%, Switzerland
  • Appearance: Orange, slight haze. Some fizzy, off-white head.
  • Aroma: Light fruits, a bit of funk. 
  • Taste: Some fruits, bitter, but not much hops. Definitely yeast. IPA, really? Bad aftertaste.
  • Bought: B Like Beer, 330 ml, CHF 4.80
  • Score: 2.6 (Aroma 5/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 5/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 10/20)
  • Info: 6/8-2020, BB: 30/11-2020

H&K Goldy Mandarin

New CH brewery, CH brewery #210 (2020 goal achieved!):
  • Name: H&K Goldy Mandarin, 6.2%, Switzerland
  • Appearance: Dark blond, orange, very hazy. Lots of off-white head. Some sediments in the bottle.
  • Aroma: Fruits, pale malt, yeast.
  • Taste: Good fruits, pale malt, a bit of yeast.
  • Bought: B Like Beer, 330 ml, CHF 4.80
  • Score: 2.9 (Aroma 6/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 6/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 11/20)
  • Info: 6/8-2020, BB: 24/12-2020

Sunday, 2 August 2020

la Brassée du Chevrier la Barbichette

  • Name: la Brassée du Chevrier la Barbichette, 5%, Switzerland
  • Appearance: Light orange, quite hazy. Tiny head.
  • Aroma: Fruits, floral, grains.
  • Taste: Grains, grass, floral. Lacks some balance.
  • Bought: B Like Beer, 330 ml, CHF 4.80
  • Score: 2.7 (Aroma 5/10, Appearance 3/5, Taste 5/10, Palate 3/5, Overall 11/20)
  • Info: 2/8-2020, BB: 30/11-2020