madmitch76 (14834) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 3, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
15th October 2013
Tasting at Bruce’s new pad. Thanks to Leighton for this tasty number. Hazy amber beer with a small pale cream coloured head. Palate is light, soft and airy, semi dry. Perfumey floralness and tangy fruity hibiscus. Lightly sour rose hips on the semi dry finish. Intertesting and tasty.
bu11zeye (11940) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - MAY 31, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(375ml bottle) Pours a pink rose body with a small off-white head. Aroma of florals, grass, pineapple, cheese, vinous, and raspberries. Flavor of rosehips, hibiscus, herbs, grass, berries, brett, and citrus.
argo0 (11452) - Washington DC, USA - AUG 23, 2012
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
375ml bottle, Campground Brewdown, thanks yobdoog. Small off-white head, hazy pink body. Aroma is medium sweet, vinous, some sour/lemon, orange/grapefruit, cheese. Taste is medium sweet, sour/vinous, some lemon/cherry, light funk/cheese. Medium body, some effervescence.
Travlr (11327) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAR 1, 2013
4.4 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle at Paradiso Dupont. Cloudy orange amber color, thick white head with good tetention, solid lacing. Aroma of cobwebs, dusty raspberries, grandma’s perfume. Taste is softly sour summer fruit, berries, Amazing.
Leighton (10861) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 15, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle shared at Bruce’s in London. Thanks to Jay for trading me this one. Hazy gold with a creamy white head. Mild tangy clementines in the nose, touches of flowers. Decent funk in the flavor, light sweetness, hints of white bread, some oranges. Light bodied with fine, massaging carbonation. Dry finish with light sweetness, modest bitterness, some white grapes, lemons, oranges, slight herbs. Quite delicate. Very drinkable.
brokensail (10841) - Orange County, California, USA - MAR 11, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cloudy orange pour with a tall white head. Initial aroma is pleasant. Tart lemon, green apple, and citric tartness. Some floral notes, a bit of oak, wine, and grass. The flavor has a pronounced elderflower character, sour lemon and green apple, and wine. Charred oak, pronounced smoke, and a hint of bandaid after the initial tartness of the flavor.
rlgk (10368) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - SEP 15, 2012
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle, from a trade with Maxxdaddy. Hazy orange/copper color, small but lasting offwhite head. Floral aroma, roses, citrus, stable, leather, elderberries, yeasty, brett, vinous, citrus, woody, sourish, hay, some grapefruit. Vinous floral flavor, sour, elderberries, woody, citrus, grapefruit, roses, brett, leather, stable, tart, pineapple, some tea. Different from most beers, but very good. Floral grassy finish with leather, roses, tart and with some grapefruit.
Lubiere (9939) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 27, 2013
3.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
A hazed reddish amber ale with a thin mocha head. In aroma, a beautiful smell of flowers, hibiscus, roses, light Brett, musty, very nice. In mouth, a nice sour ale with cherries, boiled rose petals, hibiscus, light Brett, very nice. OttBottShare Oct 2013.
Ratman197 (9720) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JAN 7, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
375 ml bottle courtesy of Doodler (thanks Scott!) poured a clear pinkish amber with a small lasting pinkish head. Aromas of straw, barnyard funk, hibiscus, floral notes and light citrus. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry lightly tart finish. Flavors of straw, citrus, hibiscus, light barnyard and light floral notes with a crisp dry lightly tart lingering hibiscus finish.
hopscotch (9120) - Indian River County, Florida, USA - DEC 6, 2012
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle... Pours a murky rosé with a small, creamy, pinkish head. Great retention. The flavor is fruity and funky while offering up a delicate note of sharp old cheese. Medium-bodied with dancing carbonation. The flavor is tart, fruity and bready. Finishes tangy with a hint of yeasty bitterness. Bottle courtesy of growler!