Magnum opened at Grote Dorst. Pours hazy orange with a small white head. Sweet oaky notes, lots of mandarin, orange, zesty tropical fruit, definitely a lot of the barrel influences showing in a big mash of sweet barrel-y notes. Light funk, medium acidity, fat body but high carbonation. Deeeeliciuouz
1,5l from bottle at Gebrande Winning. Dark yellow rather hazy, rather big white head. Smells wood, spices, peppery, cognac, earthy. Very nice smell. Full body, soft carbonation, slick mouthfeel. Tastes of cognac, spices, peppery, earthy, cheesy, wood. Finishes dry and lightly sour with notes wood, cognac and cheesy notes. Very very nice one. Very smooth 9, 4, 9, 5, 18
Sample from magnum bottle @ Antidoot opening weekend. Thanks Raf! Beautiful hazy amber colour, lots of creamy foam. Very crispy, grassy with bitter notes. Woody, grassy character along with lemony notes. Very good and well balanced geuze!
Bokkereyder Magnum shared at Nacht van de Grote Dorst. Thanks Raf and Friends. Bit hazy orange golden with big short lasting white head. Lots of funk, white pepper, light malts, a bit of apricot and caramel, soft herbs, matches, bright minerals. Medium sour, light sweet and bitter. Medium bodied with sparkly carbonation. Great.
8 3 9 4 19 Bottle shared at Night of the Great Thirst thanks to Raf. Hazy golden with a white head. Aroma of dusty cellar funk, cobwebs, oak and citrus. Flavour is above light sweet and moderate sour. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.
Bottle sample. Clearish golden color white head. Funky basement aroma with overripe stonefruit. Taste is lightly peppery fruit, moderate funk and dust. Tasty.
Bottle at Night of the Great thirst 2017 - Lovell -Maine . Thnx for sharing, everyone ! Pours Rather clear blonde, small white head. Smell is full, funk, oak, mild tart. Light fruityness. Taste is full, sharp, very tart and dry, mild fruityness. Bit of the white wine in the aftertaste. Nice one !
Bottle at a Night of Great Thirst - Pours gold white head - nose and taste of mineral funk, oak, lemon, horsey hay - medium body