Leighton (18517) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2013
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Can on the Metro North train into NYC. Pours lightly hazy gold with a big, white froth head. Nose of cheap cereal grains. Light sweet flavor with modest cardboard, cereal and hay. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Sweet finish with vaguely tangy citrus. Not very good, really.
Tmoney99 (13455) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 2, 2006
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Draft sample at MBGF. Clear amber with a moderate frothy white head that diminished slowly with fair lacing. Light grainy citrus aroma. Light to medium body with soft carbonation. Medium sweet flavor with a medium sweet finish of short duration.
argo0 (13207) - Washington DC, USA - SEP 3, 2007
2.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 7/20
(12oz bottle) Large white head atop clear apple juice body. Aroma is medium sweet, bread, light hay/grassy, peach. Taste is medium sweet, bread, lemon sour, light corn. Soft light body with some acidity.
Dogbrick (11465) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUN 28, 2004
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Taken as a Lager this beer is pretty good. As a Helles it is just average. Pours a clear golden color with lots of small bubbles. Thin white head with minimal lacing. The aroma is fruity with some malt. Light-bodied with a clean palate. Flavors of fruit, malt and a touch of hops and yeast. The finish is kind of thin and lightly bitter. Overall this beer is blown away by the likes of GLBC but it’s ok.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 9, 2007
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
UPDATED: AUG 9, 2009
Date: September 08, 2007
Source: Tasting, Cellar Party
Appearance: gusher, slightly hazy pale yellow, wispy white head once it settles down
Aroma: sweet malt aroma with a strong sulphery sewer character
Flavor: sweet malt flavor is quickly taken over by a tart lemony lactic character, light bitterness
Date: August 08, 2009
Source: ticker tasting
Score: 1.3 to 2.6
Appearance: clear gold, wispy white head, dripy lace
Aroma: sweet malt aroma, lots of candy sweetness, light floral hops, touch of spicyness
Flavor: sweet malt flavor, light balancing bitterness, nice bready character, light earthyness
Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 5/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 10/20
shrubber85 (10660) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - OCT 3, 2012
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Can. Lightly lactic barley malt aroma. Golden yellow with moderate head. Slight sweet barley malt and lightly bitter hay flavor. Okay - nothing special.
DocLock (9982) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 8, 2014
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Can. Gold pour with hopcitrus and pale malt in the nose. Tastes like a helles, nothing intense, but something I’d drink a few of with a Connecticut wrapper cigar on a 95 degree summer day like today in Philly.
BVery (9572) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - APR 18, 2013
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Can. Mostly clear yellow-orange pour with a large white head. Grain and bread, slightly sweet, not too bad for the style.
swoopjones (7021) - Buffalo, New York, USA - APR 2, 2007
1.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 6/20
12oz Bottle @ Coles Buffalo NY. Yellow golden color. Didn’t like at all. Buttery & horrible. Couldn’t even finish
FROTHINGSLOSH (6712) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 3, 2004
1.9 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
UPDATED: SEP 4, 2011 I am generally not a big fan of this style. This came in my beer club and is a brewer that I generally am not very fond of. +++ Sampled from a 12 oz brown bottle this beer poured a straw yellow color with a large fluffy white head that produced some lacing. The aroma is light and dominated by a yeasty bready element. The texture is light and crisp but perhaps a bit thin. There is some light malt and an interesting spice character to the brew. Drinkable but not something I would seek out again.