Joel (114) - Massachusetts, USA - JAN 24, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours orange with a white rocky head. Aromas of citrus and pine. Bitter up-front with a pale malt flavor. Very light body and clean tasting with a lingering bitterness. This is a light pale ale at its best without being over-hopped. Very clean and very good.
beer-yum (731) - Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - JAN 23, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Another example why Alesmith is considered one of the best breweries in the world. Smells, looks, and tastes like the benchmark beer it is.
Shark_Pants (365) - AUSTRALIA - JAN 23, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours golden with strong pillowy head. Great floral and citrus hop aroma, with passionfruit. The taste is quite dry, but has all the floral, citrus and passionfruit notes hinted at in the aroma. Very refreshing.
George999 (208) - Colorado, USA - JAN 3, 2015
3.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
From the bottle the aroma is hops with a slight citrus, taste is bitter hops a light pine flavor, finish is a little tea like, Overall a crisp ale
Mittenator (1511) - Michigan, USA - JAN 3, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bomber. Light hay with a fluffy, off white head. Clean, earthy hops. Bright, with light hops and bitterness.
fugitive (1507) - Athens, GREECE - JAN 2, 2015
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Color hazy yellow with white head. Aroma peach, grapefruit, hoppy, fruity. Taste crisp, fruity, hoppy, peach.
zvikar (3902) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - DEC 29, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle sample at a tasting at Stas’s place. Thanks kerenmk. Pours yellow with a nice white head, aroma of grass, mango skin and marmalade, flavor of grass, greenness, mango, medium bodied.
dlovell2 (1038) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - DEC 20, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Poured from 22 oz bomber. As soon as the bottle was cracked open a big grapefruit and pine hop aroma came billowing out. Hazy pale golden color with a creamy white head. Grassy malt aroma with big grapefruit and pine hops. Sweet light grassy malt start with big citrusy grapefruit and pine finish.
kerenmk (2990) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - DEC 18, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared at a tasting at Stas’ place. Thanks Excellent Little Brother for the bottle! Hazy blond with foamy head. A little hoppy, soft, slightly citrusy aroma, mild hoppy bitterness, a little green too. Light-ish body, short and soft hoppy finish.
eduardovl (1019) - SWITZERLAND - DEC 12, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
660ml bottle served in a pint glass.
A: Pours a hazy light orange color forming a huge aired white head. Good retention and lots of soapy and ligering lacings formed and left in the glass.
S: Strong notes of sweet pale malts and grassy, and piny hops in the nose. Strong notes of grapefruit and orange.
T: Slightly sweet upfront. Strong notes of tropical fruits and pine. Strong notes of pale malts and grassy hops. Crispy. Medium bitterness. Grapefruit. A bit metallic.
M: Light body. Medium carbonation. Very smooth body which is a quality of AleSmith beers ALWAYS! Crispy sweet malts and grassy and pinny hops in the aftertaste.
O: Great drinkability. Just another AleSmith masterpiece!