njager246 (229) - grand rapids, Michigan, USA - AUG 7, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at hopcat, Great citrus aroma and taste are hops and citrus... really good!!!!!
tiong (2795) - Espoo, FINLAND - AUG 6, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
355ml bottle @ St. Urho’s Pub, Helsinki
Bottled February 28
Pours clear golden orange with a smooth head. Aroma of sweet crispy caramely malts, hints of aged hops, sweet toffee and grassy pine. Taste is sweet, malty and caramely with some aged hoppy notes, resinous grass, pine and nettles. Finish is sweet, malty and hoppy. Not very fresh, quite malt-heavy and sweet DIPA.
laiti (4559) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 6, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
35,5 cl bottle @ St. Urho’s Pub, bottled 28.02.2013
Aroma is sweet with caramel, exotic fruits, some gluey notes and biscuits. Flavour is sweet with caramel, exotic fruits and hints of gooseberry bush. Biscuits and and hints of glue in the finish. Also some woody notes at the end of the glass. Too sweet.
Mittenator (883) - Michigan, USA - AUG 4, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Golden orange with a big foamy head. Sweet candi, malt and hops. Similar flavors. Slightly bitter finish.
btas (1) - Roswell, Georgia, USA - AUG 2, 2013 does not count
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Very good beer. I was not anticipating the complexity and yet it is very palatable. Great balance
r464 (1655) - Earth, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 31, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Deep golden color with a whitish head. Crisp and bitter with strong hops and hints of citrus zest.
cstuartj (861) - Washington, USA - JUL 30, 2013
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap. Pours a hazy yellow orange with a think white head, laces well. Nose is grapefruit, mild hops, malt. Attack is a bit sweet, grassy, citrus finish. Good beer.
Zer0 (826) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUL 30, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pours hazy orange. Aroma is caramel, biscuit, tropical fruits and citrus. Quite sweet and medium bitter. Heavy body with medium carbonation.
Bragesnak (5155) - Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 29, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
From Salling, Aarhus, DK.
Amber with white head. Aroma of grapefruit and pine. Flavour with malt, caramel and a solid bitterness.
EynonM (1) - Rohnert Park, California, USA - JUL 28, 2013 does not count
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
I love everything Anderson Valley puts out and this is not a disappointment. Great DIPA without the huge kick at the end that can be very abrupt with other DIPAs.