Category Archives: Sweden

Wizard Puppethead

Brewery: Wizard Brewing
Country: Sweden
ABV: 4.5%
Style: German Berliner Weisse

Brewer Description: Berliner Weisse with raspberry & blackcurrant.

My rating: 4
My beeradvocate.com rating: 4.12
My ratebeer.com rating: 4

Intro: A 330ml can, with a best before date of 13th September 2021. Poured into a 3 Fonteinen stemmed glass.
Appearance: A hazy murky beetroot like purple reddish colour with a one finger pink head that dissipated quickly and left no lacing.
Aroma: Lightly jammy, raspberry, blackberry, blackcurrant, berry gummy candies.
Taste: Sour, tart, blackcurrant, blackberry, raspberry, with jammy and yoghurt notes.
Mouthfeel: Medium bodied with moderate carbonation.
Overall: Loved the aroma and flavours were full of nice berries. A good easy drinking Berliner Weisse.

Wizard Gramoballoophone

Brewery: Wizard Brewing
Country: Sweden
ABV: 4.5%
Style: German Berliner Weisse

Brewer Description: Berliner Weisse with mango, raspberries & passionfruit.

My rating: 4
My beeradvocate.com rating: 4.04
My ratebeer.com rating: 3.9

Intro: A 330ml can, with a best before date of 8th November 2021. Poured into a 3 Fonteinen stemmed glass.
Appearance: A hazy carrot juice deep orange with a one finger white head that disappeared immediately and left no lacing.
Aroma: Fruity passionfruit and raspberry with notes of mango.
Taste: Lightly sweet and sour, tart, raspberry, passionfruit, notes of mango, and a touch wheaty.
Mouthfeel: Light to medium bodied with moderate carbonation.
Overall: A very easy to drink Berliner Weisse with nice tropical fruits. There is a jammy raspberry lingering aftertaste that is especially enjoyable.

Omnipollo Bianca Cherry Maple Pancake Lassi Gose

Brewery: Omnipollo
Country: Sweden
ABV: 7%
Style: German Gose
Other Notes: Brewed by Omnipollo at De Proef Brouwerij (Belgium)

Brewer Description: (from can) Cherry Maple Pancake Lassi Gose

My rating: 4
My beeradvocate.com rating: 4.33
My ratebeer.com rating: 4.2

Intro: A 500ml can, with a best before date of 28th November 2020. Poured into a 3 Fonteinen stemmed glass.
Appearance: A dark murky red with tints of purple and a two finger pinkish purple head that had excellent retention and left lots of nice lacing.
Aroma: Sweet, vanilla, milkshake, maple, lightly tart, with notes of cherry.
Taste: Sweet, tart, cherry, cherry hard candies, maple, pancake, and vanilla.
Mouthfeel: Creamy, medium to full bodied with moderate carbonation.
Overall: The tart cherry balances out the maple sweetness and the cherry hard candy flavours gives off a slight cough medicinal flavour that I like.

Omnipollo Bianca Double Peanut Butter Jelly Lassi Gose

Brewery: Omnipollo
Country: Sweden
ABV: 7%
Style: German Gose
Other Notes: Brewed by Omnipollo at De Proef Brouwerij (Belgium)

Brewer Description: (from can) Double Peanut Butter Jelly Lassi Gose

My rating: 4
My beeradvocate.com rating: 4.18
My ratebeer.com rating: 4.1

Intro: A 500ml can, with a best before date of 21st November 2020. Poured into a 3 Fonteinen stemmed glass.
Appearance: A deep dark purple colour with a one finger purple head that had excellent retention and left lots of nice lacing.
Aroma: Lightly sweet and tart, blackcurrant, grape jelly, jammy, with notes of peanut butter and peanuts.
Taste: Sweet, tart, buttery, grape jelly, blackcurrant, jammy, and peanut butter.
Mouthfeel: Creamy, full bodied with moderate carbonation.
Overall: Enjoyable flavours as peanut butter and jelly does work. The base is sweet, but not too sweet as the tartness and peanut butter notes balance it out. But is this still a Gose?

Omnipollo Bianca Blackberry Maple Pancake Lassi Gose

Brewery: Omnipollo
Country: Sweden
ABV: 7%
Style: German Gose
Other Notes: Brewed by Omnipollo at De Proef Brouwerij (Belgium)

Brewer Description: (from can) Blackberry Maple Pancake Lassi Gose

My rating: 4
My beeradvocate.com rating: 4.19
My ratebeer.com rating: 4.1

Intro: A 500ml can, with a best before date of 7th November 2020. Poured into a 3 Fonteinen stemmed glass.
Appearance: A deep dark purple colour with a one and a half finger purple head that had good retention and left lots of nice lacing.
Aroma: Sweet, lightly tart, blackberry, maple, vanilla and booze.
Taste: Sweet, lightly tart and sour, blackberry, maple, pancake, and vanilla.
Mouthfeel: Creamy, medium to full bodied with moderate carbonation.
Overall: Sweet but the light tartness mostly balanced that out. The booze in the aroma was not ideal, but I didn’t get it in the taste so that’s good.