EHGsean (28) - - JUN 12, 2009
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
As a contribution to beer and the beer community, this is pretty impressive. You have be a pretty creative brewer to consider how coconut and curry could work together in a beer. Neither flavour is especially strong, although both are noticeable, with the cocnut being prominent at first pour, and the curry arriving as the brew slowly warms in the glass. This is an excellent specialty beer.
simonblaine (187) - Alberta, CANADA - OCT 28, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Hmmmm, pours black, thin head. Aroma of incense, curry powder, fruit. Taste is coffee, dark chocolate, fruity, mild curry flavor, was expecting a bit more curry flavor.
It actually is quite unique and tasty, a few people said itís a one off but I found it easy to drink..
Sammy (7709) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - APR 13, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours a muddy black with quick dissipating head.
Spice in the aroma. Taste is curry and salt, coconut not to bad. A few mouthfuls in fine, its a novelty beer.
Bottle from Presario.
thb (644) - Alberta, CANADA - DEC 21, 2012
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Dark reddish brown with massive yellowish head. Aroma of well, curry (chili, fenugreek) with some toast behind. Taste starts out with chocolate, etc, before rapidly moving to strongly curry flavoured. Like burnt, watery korma. Itís an interesting idea though, and not wholly unsuccessful. The beer-curry balance is wonky though, and itís seriously too bubbly.
andrewturba (727) - Alberta, CANADA - DEC 7, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours a very dark brown with tan head that laces the glass quite well. Aromas of curry up front with mild-medium coconut, some sweetness and light roasted malt. Flavours consist of roasted malt, light coconut, and a tangy/spicy curry finish. Very interesting and well balanced beer, out of the ordinary experiments is what makes craft beer interesting!
Reimer96 (835) - Alberta, CANADA - NOV 30, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours a clear black car with a big brown head that dissipates quickly but leaves a small ring. Aroma is sweet dark malts mixed with coconut and then a noticeable but not overpowering curry. Taste is the malty coconut up front transitioning into a slicy/sour curry taste. In terms of the ingredients used they are mixed extremely well as neither are overpowering but noticeable and balance very well.
garth_86 (209) - EDMONTON, Alberta, CANADA - SEP 21, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Pours a dark copper with decent head. Aroma is lots of curry mild coconut. Taste is huge curry, not much coconut, nicely brewed beer but not in big doses.
Clegare1 (5) - - AUG 2, 2012 does not count
1.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 4/20
Thought this would be an interesting beer to try but was left disappointed. Poured dark with thin head. Light initial flavor, especially for a porter. Curry was masked by the porter flavor ro give almost a mango aftertaste. Interesting idea but not a beer I would buy twice
pintbypint (2269) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 10, 2012
1.9 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
341ml brown bottle. dark brown pour with a thin light brown film of head. Nose is big on curry, sweetish cinnamon notes. Taste has some dark malts, caramel, light chocolate. Slight tang in the finish, with lingering cola and roast aftertastes. Average body, some spritzy carbonation. Not really much going on here... maybe this bottle is past itís prime.
reebtogi (3705) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 20, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
341mL bottle poured dark brown color with big tan head and thin lacing. Aroma is of curry and coconuts. Taste is sweet coconut and malt with a predominant curry spiciness. Medium bodied and moderately carbonated for a pleasant mouthfeel. Another interesting presentation from the folks at Ally Kat Brewing.
VertBaconStrips (1947) - Assat, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 11, 2009
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Why? oooohh why? Interesting idea - but who really wants to drink this of free will?
Poured out the standard thin white lead that sticks to the rim, mahogany brew, minimal silty lacing. K, this starts out ok for aroma as the aroma is quite mild and comes across as acceptable but this changes as it warms - no surprise there. Sweet, curry, coconuts (as per the description), lame beer added. The taste is of soft but obvious flavoured curry and coconut, comes across dry and has some heat. The coconut part and all that is ok and mild enough to enjoy but I donít know what cheap ass beer they used. The mouthfeel is pretty good considering - weird dryness and finishes forgettable. A decent experimental beer as I still donít find this gross at all but do they really expect people to purchase this multiple times?