KeefOz (1517) - Tarragindi, - JAN 24, 2013
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Poured a translucent pale amber colour with a white one-finger bubbly head that diminished fairly quickly. Laced OK. Low carbonation. Aroma of floral hops and sweet malt. Taste mostly sweet caramel malt; not hops driven as per their label. Light body. Short clean malty finish. Average.
SiobhanM (4) - AUSTRALIA - JAN 28, 2016 does not count
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Appearance - Pours a hazy amber with a small creamy head. Good head retention and lacing for an all round pleasant looking beer.
Aroma - Floral hops, biscuity malt with undertones of citrus, honey and spices. Very enticing aroma that is reminiscent of English ales.
Taste - Flavour supports the aroma. Hop flavours favour grass, hay and fruity elements. Dry finish. very organic tasting beer.
Mouthfeel - Moderate weight in the mouth - just the right amount of carbonation.
Drinkability - Sessionable! Very drinkable beer.
Overall - Underrated beer in my opinion. A great example of what Barossa Valley Brewery has to offer. An IPA done to perfection.
CervezaMe (5) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - DEC 6, 2015 does not count
4.5 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 19/20
Surprised that more comments did not mention the Hop aroma which jumped out of the glass. Passion fruit and floral notes jumped out. Very well balanced and surprisingly easy drinking.
Wim (3641) - Weelde, BELGIUM - SEP 6, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On Holidays gold blond-colored body with a white head with a spicy hop malt aroma a hop malt fruity bitter sweet taste with a bitter finish
Brenhophead (695) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JAN 4, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
330mL bottle. Pours a clear golden colour with a big dence white head. Lots of piney hops in the aroma with more resinous piney/grassey note in the flavour and a nice caramel malt backing. Nice beer, shocking label.
Jmar33 (210) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - MAR 22, 2014
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Bland smell and bland taste. Maybe I had it a bit too warm but even then I would still like a bit more flavour from this
drpimento (3082) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 12, 2014
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Poured at a good temperature with a smallish off white head that didn’t last and no lace. Color is a little hazy amber. Aroma is a pleasing malt, hop, fruit, caramel, toffee, spice, funk. Flavor’s like nose, but is more coarse. Mainly it’s bitter up front, then tang, little bit of malt sweet, then hop flavor, not much blending or complementing. Body’s ok except the bitter/tang thing is a little over aggressive and just doesn’t all work together. Finish is like flavor. Again this beer would benefit greatly with improvement of flavor.
Unm4rk3d (86) - Adelaide, AUSTRALIA - DEC 13, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
@brewery. A tasty beer with a sweet slight floral aroma. Goes down really nice. Nothing in this beer is overpowering.
varanid99 (1000) - AUSTRALIA - NOV 7, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cloudy amber pour with a decent white head. Floral aroma dominates with malt. Taste is malty, sweet, light bitterness. Not bad.
floydian1 (1347) - FNQ, Australia, - APR 27, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
330ml brown bottle. Hazy amber-gold pour with medium sized white head. Soft caramel malts, honey and floral hops on the nose with similar flavours on the tongue. Pleasant smooth mouthfeel with a nice dry hop finish. Certainly not as hop driven as many other APAs but still good.
TourDeBeer (123) - your mummas pants, AUSTRALIA - FEB 15, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Aroma’s of floral and malt, caramel
You can Taste a medium sweetness, light body, thin feel, soft carbonation.
The floral hops are noticeable, and quite sharp.
Overall pretty tasty. Side note - head was useless, disappeared quicker than than charlie sheens cocaine