handsomejn (75) - Arkansas, USA - OCT 8, 2013
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
pours dark golden with a beautiful white head, the smell is amazing, floral, complex... flavor is grapefruit with a nice malt backbone... nice mouthfeel... just a very well rounded beer. love it
Travlr (20920) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUN 11, 2016
3.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sample at Hattiesburg fest. Hazy golden color, white head. Nice orange and tropical fruit aroma. Taste is bittersweet citrus and pineapple. Delicious.
Westchesterco (1790) - mclean, Virginia, USA - NOV 23, 2015
3.6 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
Poured From a 12 oz bottle it is a clear dark golden color with a slight head. The aroma is citrus and apricot. The taste is a strong bitter flavor of white grapefruit with some hints of pineapple with a Bitter finish.
Iphonephan (5978) - McLean/Jackson Hole, Virginia, USA - NOV 23, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
From a 12 oz bottle shared at the OBX. Pours a cloudy copper with an off white head. Pine aroma. Flavors of pineapple, peach and orange. Bitter finish.
decaturstevo (5741) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - JUL 25, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Slightly hazed orange pour with white head. Aroma is sweet malt, bread and resiny hops. Flavor is dry malt start with a resiny hop finish. A solid bitter finish and a touch of abv warmth. Medium body with good carbonation. ok beer by me
horto008 (180) - Alabama, USA - JUL 4, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Of all the local IPAs in lovely north Alabama, this is my favorite. It is strong/bitter enough to qualify for the IIPA designation and is incredibly balanced. The floral character of some of the hops gives it some depth. It is proof that HSV can make great beer.
Aggiebob (670) - Huntsville, Alabama, USA - FEB 23, 2015
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Brewery draft. Clear golden orange color. Strong hoppy citrus aroma with a lasting bitter grapefruit taste. Overall light bodied with a clean palate.
tnkw01 (1707) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - OCT 4, 2014
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Hazy gold, nice head. Aroma is grapefruit, bitter flowers. Taste is way too bitter. Just an ok beer.
snoworsummer (4472) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - AUG 18, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at the brewery. Pours almost clear copper with a fizzy white head. Tastes like strong pine hops, grapefruit, caramel, alcohol, a little floral. Light/medium body and low carbonation. Smells like sweet orange, grapefruit, pine hops, light caramel and alcohol.
jhamp9 (1613) - Corinth, Texas, USA - MAY 25, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Hazy amber pour with a then white head. Aroma is grapefruit, grass, and resin. Taste is resin, grapefruit rind, and earthy. Bitterness is bordering on the harsh side. Medium body.
SpringsLicker (3417) - Tennessee, USA - FEB 4, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours clear gold with a huge, long lasting white head.
Fragrant aroma, pine florals, citrus, juicy sweet malt.
The flavor starts with some sweetness but the bitterness comes on and takes it all the way to the end of the long bitter finish.