drowland (7378) - Georgia, USA - JAN 31, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sampled while visiting IL in June, 2014. Golden pour with a small off-white head, mild lacing. Belgian yeast spice on the aroma, fruity esters, mild floral honey aspect. Lightly sweet flavor, crisp, floral honey, yeast spice, fruity. Not bad.
cbfobes (2846) - Quad Cities, Illinois, USA - JAN 10, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Poured from bottle, pours a clear gold with a thin head, the aroma is of some spices mixed in with a sweetness of honey and a slight fruit touch, the flavor has a yeasty front end with a sweet finish and a touch of fruit, interesting.
jtclockwork (12133) - , New Jersey, USA - SEP 27, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pours golden white head ring. Nose/taste of hibiscus, florals, ginger, tea, honey, alcohol soaked lemons and bubblegum. Medium body.
TattooJack (406) - Illinois, USA - SEP 20, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Poured from a coupla champagne bottle bombers into a pint glass. Pours a red hazy brown with about a finger of head. Sweet on top of sweet, works well with spicy food, can actually go extra hot if you are washing it down with this one. Very high alcohol points are cancelled out by price.
GothGargoyle (1952) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 1, 2014
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 15/20
Caramel /amber in colour with a creamy pale head. Aroma is hibiscus, rose, honey, wild flowers. Medium-full bodied, sticky mouthfeel, very sweet on the palate, cloying floral finish. Flavours are honey, caramel, hibiscus, rose, hint of ginger. Little too sweet, could use some balance.
XaenDovet (1261) - British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 1, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Hog shack beer share. Thanks Lynn & Kelly. Pours a clear burnt orange and good off-white cap. Aroma of flowers, honey, spices. Taste is very sweet with a good tang. Sticky. Yummy.
crossovert (10314) - Illinois, USA - JUN 1, 2014
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft. Amber color. Brilliant e of cinnamon, hibiscus and ginger. Flavor follows with a sticky and almost stale but dry finish. Also some Latin coffee and cocoa element In there. Has some inconsistency but I enjoy the spice integration.
Petkus331 (380) - Redford, Michigan, USA - MAY 24, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
An Aroma of mild sour apple with some hay and watermelon. Appears clear copper, thin ring of white head. Taste is very sweet of watermelon and cane sugar that is somewhat balanced by a hay-straw like bitterness. Palate, normal. Overall, good and unique.
firstsip (720) - Michigan, USA - MAY 24, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap. Dark red. Mild lacing. Strong hibiscus nose. Tastes like watermelon, bubblegum. Sweet!
Niko100 (2450) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 4, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Rich amber/cider color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of sweet malt, yeast, fruit/floral, & spice; Flavor slight sweet malt, yeast, floral, some fruit, and spice; Warm finish; Decent.