anders37 (18915) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUN 19, 2011
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft @ the brewpub on Coxe Ave, Asheville, NC. Pours a hazy golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity hoppy citrus aroma. Fruity malty hoppy citrus flavor. Has a fruity malty hoppy bitter citrus finish.
Travlr (15204) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 15, 2011
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft. Aroma of grapefruit > pineapple > grass. Taste is bitter but not over the top. Nice enough.
Theydon_Bois (12178) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - APR 12, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Keg at the brewpub on Coxe, Asheville, 17/02/15.
Clear golden with a decent off white covering.
Nose is pale malt, bitter orange, straw, hint of caramel.
Taste comprises orange pith, light grapefruit, caramel malt, straw.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close with hop bitterness.
Middle of the road IPA.
bhensonb (12171) - Woodland, California, USA - MAY 2, 2012
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Can from Bruisin Ales. Pours light amber with a creamy white head. Aroma is mixed floral and citrus. About med body. Flavor is rather floral with some citrus rind following. The malt backbone is mild caramel. So this is not a NW imitation. Just a good solid beer that finishes nicely hoppy and bitter.
bu11zeye (12112) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - MAY 10, 2009
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(22oz bottle) Pours a clear pale yellow body with a small white head. Aroma of florals, earth, and grass. Flavor of hops (floral, earth) and caramel malt with mild bitterness in the finish.
argo0 (11980) - Washington DC, USA - JUL 25, 2010
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Drat. Off-white head atop hazy light amber body. Aroma is medium sweet, grapefruit, orange, some bread/caramel. Taste is moderately sweet, grapefruit, some orange, light bread. Resiny medium body.
Tmoney99 (11709) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - OCT 20, 2007
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft sample at Knoxville Brew Jam. Poured a hazy amber color with an average frothy white head that mostly lasted with good lacing. Moderate sour citrus aroma. Medium body with a slick texture. Medium bittersweet flavor with a medium bittersweet finish of moderate duration. My expectations where met.
jcwattsrugger (11374) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - APR 2, 2007
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
on tap-pours a foamy to rocky off whit head and cloudy gold color. Aroma is citrus hops, medium malt. Taste is citrus hops-bitter, crisp, medium malt. OK carbonation.
Ratman197 (10922) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - NOV 7, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Can poured a hazy gold with lasting off white head. Aromas of floral notes, orange, passion fruit, grapefruit zest and tangerine. Palate was light bodied and smoth with a dry finish. Flavors of bread, orange, pnk grapefruit and light passion fruit with a smooth dry lightly biter lingering fruity finish.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
UPDATED: JAN 17, 2009
Date: January 25, 2002
Appearance: hazy dark yellow, whispy head
Aroma: light hop aroma
Flavor: lots of low hop flavor, a lot like an esb, slight bitter finish
Date: March 31, 2006
Score: ii to iii
Appearance: opaque dark yellow, frothy cream colored head
Aroma: big sweet citrus hop aroma
Flavor: nice sweet carmel malt flavor, tons of hops to balance, good citrus character, touch of diacytil sweetness that works well, light bitter finish
Date: September 21, 2007
Score: 3.6 to 2.9
Score: iii to ii
the hop aroma and flavor has faded back to the old days, picking up a bit of dyactyl
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 11/20