fiulijn (16214) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 22, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at Chuck’s Hop Shop, 85th st, Seattle
Cloudy light amber color with small head. There is some fruit in the aroma and flavor, strong bitterness, hop resins, orange peel, but not a distinctive character.
Travlr (15198) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 7, 2011
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft courtesy of evanlarkin, thank you sir! This one has a nice hoppy aroma and good balance.
TBone (13716) - Pori, FINLAND - MAR 11, 2012
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught@The Ginger Man, NYC
Hazy deep orange color, small white head. Rye-bready, piney-hoppy aroma. Medium-bodied. Sweet, quite alcoholic, bready, piney. Lingering sweet malty fruityness in the aftertaste with some herbal notes.
Leighton (13605) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 28, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Keg at The Pony Bar, NYC. Pours clear gold with a fine, white head. Heavy hop aroma, deep pine, light caramel, ripe grapefruit. Medium to big sweet flavor, soft toasty malts and toasty sugars, pine and thick citrus bitterness. Full bodied with average carbonation. Very subtle warmth in the finish, sticky pine and resins, sweet toast. Very juicy with slight bubblegum notes. Pretty tasty DIPA.
brokensail (12519) - Orange County, California, USA - SEP 25, 2011
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
A: The beer pours a clear orange-amber color with a nice finger or so of white head and a bit of sticky lacing.
S: Sweet citrus and fruit notes with a good amount of grapefruit along with some orange and pineapple. A mild pine aroma along with some floral hop notes and sweet malt (a bit of caramel).
T: As with the aroma, there is a pronounced sweet fruit character. Hints of grapefruit along with sweeter citrus like orange and tangerine. A mild booziness, unfortunately. A touch of peach, along with a bit of floral and herbal hops. Sweet malt/caramel is also there.
M: Medium bodied with medium carbonation.
O: There were nice aromas and flavors to this, but overall it was too sweet.
bhensonb (12171) - Woodland, California, USA - OCT 20, 2011
3.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap at The Davis Beer Shoppe. Pours amber with a creamy beige head. Lots of hop over sweet citrus. Sweet citrus? Full bodied. Flavor is evergreen hop with sweet caramel. There’s a touch of heat. The flavor is extremely tasty. Words cannot describe.
bu11zeye (12112) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - FEB 8, 2010
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Hand bottle, courtesy of thirdeye11) Pours a clear golden body with a medium white head. Aroma of pine, grass, raw grain, and grapefruit. Flavor of toasted grain, pine, herbs, some grapefruit, and caramel malt with a bitter finish.
argo0 (11980) - Washington DC, USA - SEP 18, 2011
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft. Medium off-white head, lightly hazed light amber body, nice lacing. Aroma is moderately sweet, grapefruit, some herb/pine, alcohol. Taste is moderately sweet, pine/grapefruit, some alcohol, herbal. Medium-full body, resinous, light acidity.
Tmoney99 (11709) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 28, 2011
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft. Poured clear copper color with an average frothy white head that was mostly lasting with good lacing. medium to heavy complex hop aroma. Medium body with slick texture and soft carbonation. Medium to heavy smooth bitter flavor with a medium to heavy bitter finish of modersate to long duration with a small alcohol burn as it warms. This is a very good beer.
Ratman197 (10922) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - FEB 9, 2009
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at Bistro DIPA Fest poured a cloudy golden amber with a small lingering amber head. Aromas of carmel, earthiness, orange zest and light pine. Palate was light to medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of carmel,m earthiness and light orange with a smooth moderatly bitter finish.