czar (5013) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 20, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
on tap on the premises. unclear very dark golden, mahogany tint, with a reviving off-white cap, some lacing. spicy C’s, fairly fruity - berries, smooth grainy-peppery toasted maltiness, lots of citrus and melons, pepper. average carbonation, light body - oily; semi-sweet and grassy-herbal-spicy finish. pretty nice balanced red ipa.
JulienHuxley (3805) - Trois-Rivières, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 20, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at the brewpub. Clear copper pour with thin ring of white foam. Aroma is malty, lots of sweet caramel malty notes, old school amber/red IPA, light pine. Taste is resinous, hoppy, pretty solid toasty malt backbone, some spice. Decent, not really my style.
hfmejias (905) - Dover, Delaware, USA - JAN 20, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Poured dark amber, cloudy, huge beige head and tons of lacing on the glass. Aroma of fruits, malts combined with some hops. Flavor is malty as well, some bitterness from hops and some fruit. Very decent IPA; certainly enjoyable.
bennetporter (178) - East Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA - DEC 7, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pours from a bottle a dark cloudy copper with a thick off-white head. Aroma is apples, pine resin. Flavor is a well-balanced sweetness, floral, and bitterness. A good brew for the winter.
Kavu (2611) - Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 1, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
5 fl. oz. on tap @ CBC. Pours cloudy golden with a medium head. Aroma is fruity malts. Flavor is malts, fruits, alcohol and hops. Good.
hayduke (3545) - Eureka, California, USA - MAY 17, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
I got this bottle at the Local Beer bar in Eureka, CA and brought to Dark Lord Day 2014 for the bottle sharing. It poured into my tasting glass a rich amber with a beige head. Good lacing. Nose of roasted malts and citrus hops. Medium body. Flavor is tropical fruit and lots of citrus like hops Bitter finish. Good solid beer.
BroSpud (1792) - , Massachusetts, USA - MAY 15, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
22oz bottle. Pours a dark copper with a thin white creamy head leaving tons of lacing. Nice flowery hop aroma. Tons of pine and earthy malt flavors. More malt and less citrus notes than a typical IPA but really well balanced and tasty.
wlajwl (4254) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - MAY 15, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Aroma is citrus, pine and very slight dirty notes. The flavor is citrus, malts, slightly dirty, Cascade notes, caramel and a dryish/slight hop resin finish.
jazz88 (2577) - San Francisco, California, USA - MAY 13, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. A hazy orange and brownish color with a tan head. A balanced meaty aroma with pine, sweet malts, citrus, and a nice spice. Earthy and balanced flavors. Quite nice.
jandd1983 (2918) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - APR 28, 2014
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Sampled at DLD 2014. It poured a hazy copper color with a tan head. The aroma was moderately sweet, grapefruit, some pine, caramel and light cherry. The taste was moderately sweet, strong grapefruit, some pine, caramel, light cherry with some alcohol warming.