VincentAnthony (36) - Massapequa, New York, USA - MAR 4, 2016
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Aroma is a blast of citrus and grapefruit and pine and hops. Pours a fairly clear orange/amber, with a thick white head. The taste is upfront perfectly balanced citrus and pine with a nice bite. Beautiful balance. Delicious and refreshing. First class ’all time’ IPA.
jsporrer (416) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 3, 2016
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sampled @ Pgh Beerfest. Nice citrus and pine aroma. Pretty good citrus flavors. Not too harsh but a little on the bitter side.
KykoPatykar (20) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - MAR 3, 2016
4.8 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Aroma: Classic west coast ipa aroma, very hoppy with tropical fruits and pine, also malty on background.
Appearance: Clean orange to amber, white 2-finger head.
Taste: Medium sweet, medium bitter, tropical fruits juice, malt.
Palate: Medium body, juicy texture, average carbonation, bitter finish with solid malt backbone which keeps everything in great balance.
Overall: Masterly balanced as every alesmith beer I have proved so far, delicious, world class west coast ipa.
GlasgowTAD (1167) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - MAR 2, 2016
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Keg at Doghouse. Pours golden yellow with a slight white head. Aroma is caramel, mango and pine. Taste is caramel, mango sweet, slightly earthy, medium bitter, slightly grassy.
wombat23 (333) - Texas, USA - FEB 29, 2016
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
12 oz. bottle. Pours a hazy amber with off-white head. Excellent lacing. Aroma is grapefruit, citrus, pine, and malt. Taste is citrus, grapefruit, caramel, malt, and pine. Has a nice piney, bitter finish, but has enough of a malt backbone to keep everything in balance. Medium-bodied. Very tasty. Nice to finally see AleSmith in Texas.
darbeer75 (262) - Round Rock, Texas, USA - FEB 29, 2016
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Aroma: fruity and piney; nicely balanced; Appearance: golden straw with fluffy head that dissipates slowly; some lacing; Taste: grapefruit with piney hops; malty undertones; also nicely balanced and crisp; Palate: medium body with long, bitter finish; Overall: delicious IPA; truly refreshing; would definitely buy again.
LetsGoState (766) - Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 29, 2016
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Aroma is on the citrusy side. Taste has that light citrus balanced with medium bitterness. Overall nicely balanced IPA.
gschrade (969) - Collinsville, USA - FEB 22, 2016
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
I had this at Global Brew. Pours gold with a white head. Taste pine, citrus, lightly sweet. I thought this was good. I would drink this again.
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TXBadger (2348) - Dallas, Texas, USA - FEB 21, 2016
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours a slightly hazy orange golden color with white head. Citrus, grapefruit, other tropical fruits, with some pine on the nose; follows onto the palate. Very juicy. Medium bodied. Finishes with tropical fruit and pine.
Scrumpy369 (208) - - FEB 20, 2016
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at hopaholic. Hazy yellow colour, with a small white head. Nose is sweet, somewhat citrussy and yeasty. Taste is low bitterness with some tropical fruits and zest. Very nice ipa.