rubbishystuff (1954) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 5, 2010
2.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
UPDATED: FEB 16, 2015 Beer of the month club selection. This was not very exciting. A little thin and bitterness was off. Serving: Bottle
fata2683 (2176) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - APR 17, 2010
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
bottle courtesy of Cavie, pours caramel with a medium off white head. Aroma is hay and some floral hops. Flavor is rich biscuit and grass malt flavors, some sweet caramel and thin bitter finish. Not very well balanced.
bu11zeye (12100) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - FEB 9, 2010
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(12oz bottle, courtesy of Cavie) Pours a clear orange body with a small off-white head. Aroma of nuts, caramel, maple, roasted grain, and brown sugar. Flavor of caramel, raisins, nuts, light grass, and some roasted malt with a dry, somewhat bitter finish.
thirdeye11 (5712) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JAN 17, 2010
3.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
( 12oz bottle thanks to cavie) Pours clear orange with no lacing or head. Nose of toasted brown sugar, sweet malt. Taste is watery, and toasted grains.
lithy (2996) - Capital of Appalachia, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 29, 2009
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Caramel orange-red, whitish foam. Dry spicy aroma, caramel. Taste is sweet, spicy, caramel. Light cocoa.
agillespie81 (315) - Denver, Colorado, USA - DEC 17, 2009
2.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Aroma - earthy hop, subtle malt;
Appearance - light brown, fluffy head, excellent lacing;
Taste - mild malt front, basic hop back, slightly bitter finish;
Palate - somewhat crisp, decent body;
Overall - good for the style, easy drinking yet flavorful.
SphinxTX (2876) - Mata Gorda, Texas, USA - DEC 4, 2009
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle thanks to Cavie. Pours a clear, light amber with off-white head. Aroma of malt, faint honey, light fruit. Flavor is kinda watered down, some malt and honey with some light fruit. Mouth feel is watery, medium body, medium carbonation. Overall, nothing to write home about.
19Ei8hty (1166) - Washington, USA - DEC 2, 2009
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Biscuity malt character. Somewhat chewy with some caramel notes. A little spice, fruit and nut. Wet leather flask character.
mar (4994) - Dallas, Texas, USA - NOV 19, 2009
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle thanks to cavie. Brown pour with a white head. Nose is butter, caramel and nuts. Decent on the palate with a flavor that reflects the nose quite well.
travita (4306) - Frisco, Texas, USA - NOV 16, 2009
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle thanks to cavie. The smell is caramel, sweet, malts, and good. The taste is sweet, nuts, and malts. The look is clear, copper in color, and has an off white head.