GranvilleTim (1208) - Granville, Illinois, USA - FEB 1, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Clouded yellow pour with an off-white head. Aroma is floral and citrus hops. Taste is rye, citrusy hops, the rye is well balanced. tasty beer, ok lacing.
MrRomero (1966) - Nolanville, Texas, USA - MAY 17, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Datz, Tampa. Poured golden with a one finger white head. Mild hop aroma, some citrus. Taste was more hoppy than I assumed. Slightly bitter. Nice beer.
ryanfolty (1457) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAY 16, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
May 16, 2013 - on tap at AV Old Chicago. Cloudy yellow pour with some head and nice lacing. Citrus, grain and some spice. Taste was consistent with aroma. Mild grapefruit bitter finish.
hop__head (11) - Wisconsin, USA - MAY 11, 2013
3.7 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Great rye pale ale. Enough hops to cut the rye. Very well balanced. Like what the rye brings to the pale ale. Very crisp and bright.
jnkor (291) - Tampa, Florida, USA - MAY 10, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Light hop aroma. Poured orange with a lasting white head. Taste was quite hopped with a yeasty edge that was a little metallic/freezer burn. Palate was kind of thick with a bitter bite.
Darkover (1498) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - MAY 9, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Hazy golden color with a white head. Aroma of rye malts and some citrus. Light sweetness, medium bitterness, dry hoppy finish.
markwise (3806) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - MAY 6, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
12oz bottle from ABC Wesley Chapel. Pours a hazy yellow-orange with a white head. Nose is some sweet malt, some light rye, and some light citrus. Flavor is similar with sweet malt, some mild rye, and some light citrus. Nice almost sessionable rye cream ale-ish thing.
Hopswagger (22) - Oklahoma, USA - MAY 6, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
P: Cloudy golden orange body with loads of specks and floaters. A whipped creamy off white head that hangs out for a good while.
S: Orange peel and oil, toasted rye, lemon zest, faint peaches, pineapple and earthy notes.
T/M: Spiced orange, toasted rye, sweet malt, honey, and herbal tea. Clean zesty body that leave the palate subtly dry and lingers bitter orange peel and spice.
O: Refreshing and easy drinking porch beer. The hop and malt profile are clean and simple yet play well together. A seasonal ale that doesn’t break the bank.
commonshawn (22) - - MAY 4, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark golden color. More hoppy than most golden. Good balance. Consistent taste throughout.
mattern33 (60) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 4, 2013
3.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Light amber, cloudy UNFILTERED. light, summer flavor. Little to no aroma. Medium hoppy on palate. Good rye taste. Mildly different change of pace beer.
nimbleprop (3004) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAY 3, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
12oz bottle pours a slightly hazy straw gold with some lacing white head. Nose is grass, hay, cracker, lemon candy. Flavor is OK, a little trashy, some grass, some straw, a little lemon, some bread. Medium, dry, lightly bitter finish.