Ratman197 (11380) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - SEP 10, 2010
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
750 ml corked and caged bottle courtesy of Doodler poured a clear yellow with a lasting white head. Aromas of straw, lemon zest and light spice. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of straw, crackers, lemon zest and light spice with a crisp dry lingering lemon finish.
Lubiere (11237) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 8, 2009
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
A lightly hazed blonde ale with a thin white head. A pleasant herbal malt, with light hops, and pungeant wild herbs. In mouth, a malty caramel pils with light soy notes. Medium bodied. Tap at BCTC 2009
bierkoning (11229) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - JUN 17, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pale blonde. Melon, citrus and hints of hopoil in the aroma. Oily grassy citric hopbitter flavor. Hints of dust and malty sweetness. Oily hopbitter finish. Somewhat perfumed. Quite decent overall.
Beerhunter111 (11084) - Hasborn, GERMANY - FEB 11, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Trübes goldgelbes Bier mit schöner Schaumkrone. Geruch leicht hefig, fruchtig, Gewürze. Geschmack trocken fruchtig, Gewürze, malzig. Super!
jtclockwork (11061) - , New Jersey, USA - AUG 21, 2010
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at Jimmack’s. Pours clear yellow with white head. Nose of spice, sage, citrus, floral hops and farmhouse aromas. Taste of similar characteristics. Interesting brew.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - DEC 25, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Date: June 19, 2010
Source: Crabapple Bottle Shop
Appearance: hazy yellow, frothy white head, sticky lace
Aroma: sweet lemongrass aroma, light floral, nice and spicy
Flavor: sweet lemony flavor, lemongrass gives it a fresh crisp character, plenty of spicyness, long bitterness follows the spicyness
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 12/20
Score: ** /4
BeerandBlues2 (10838) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 26, 2010
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Pours hazy yellow with a large, frothy white head, long retention with good lacing. Aroma is average malt (straw, bread, hay, meal), heavy hops (citrus), and average esters (fruity) with notes of key lime and barnyard. Flavor is average malt (straw, bread, hay, meal), heavy hops (citrus), and average esters (fruity) with notes of key lime and barnyard. Light body, low warmth and creaminess, high carbonation and a dry and biting finish. Very nice ale! Sorachi Ace hops are excellent.
Drake (10703) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - SEP 3, 2009
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Served on draft at Beer Run in Charlottesville, VA. Pours a vazy orange-lemon color with a thin creamy white head.
Decent head retention and lacing. Big citrusy aroma with lots of bread and some stone fruits and caramel. Taste is
peach, citrus, banana, bread and lots of earthy and herbal notes with a faintly metallic finish. Softly carbonated,
fairly dry and medium bodied.
Benzai (10632) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - DEC 23, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared by Eline @ Van Moll Brewpub. Lightly hazy yellow to light orange color, full sized white head that lasts for quite a long time. Aroma is lightly malts, sorachi ace is clearly present, lightly a hint of yeast. Taste lightly malts, some yeast again, sorachi ace again, a touch of orangepeel, slightly zesty, lightly a soft bitter finish. Decent body and carbonation with that 7.6% ABV pretty well hidden.
Bov (10614) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - SEP 17, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
from Mondial de la Bière 2013, Mulhouse - cloudy blond beer with a persistent head; citric and and with notes of berries; medium-bodied, subtle but fair carbonation, very dry and bitter; long frruity hoppy finish, citric and lemony