Mep3222 (792) - East Greenbush, New York, USA - MAY 22, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tart lactic aroma with salty, lemon and slight spice. Taste is wheaty, lemony, salty, and of sour. Fairly sour, maybe 4 of 10 but I would say this is slightly less sour than say Westbrook gose, maybe about the same, but definitely not over the top sour. It is balanced and full flavored, and feels like a very authentic gose. With how puckering some other cascade beers are I was thinking this one might be more sour, but still great. That being said this is one of the best gose I have had, with Westbrook maybe edging it out? Maybe a tie. But Westbrook is $12 a 6 pack vs $25 a bottle. So at a 3rd the cost Westbrook wins. I love cascade. My favorite brewery overall, but for the cost I will buy their more complex sours. The gose is a lighter, more session able beer and the cost is prohibitive here. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
djd07 (5285) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAY 3, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Pours a cloudy yellow gold with smal frothy white head. The aroma is funk, salt, lime juice. Medium mouth, lime, funk, salt, light tartness, very nice.
Gerbeer (2246) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 2, 2015
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
759 ml bottle. Pours a hazy yellow gold with light head. Aromas of coriander and green grapes. Flavors of dry dough, earthy yeast and coriander. Slightly tart and salty. Okay but not worth $40.
GothGargoyle (1589) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 17, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Cascade. Hazy yellow with a small pale head. Aroma is mandarin, salt, plum. Light bodied, thin mouthfeel, subtly fruity on the palate with a lightly salty finish. Taste is coriander, orange blossom.
Prufrockstar (1384) - Seattle, Washington, USA - APR 5, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared by Nick. Hanging with friends so keeping this short. Hazy gold with white head. Metallic; coriander; citrus; tastes refreshingly salty-tart. Light body, prickly carbonation.
TaktikMTL (6352) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 10, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bouteille de 750 ml, avec bouchon de liège, partagée lors d’une dégustation Ratebeer Montréal. Arôme: Légère odeur de citron et de lactose. Apparence: La couleur est blonde voilée avec une faible densité de bulle. Présence d’un mince col mousseux et d’une fine dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Goût de citron avec une pointe de sel et de coriandre. Durée moyenne de l’arrière goût. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture légèrement minérale. Moyenne effervescence en bouche. Arrière goût légèrement citronné. (Rating #6182)
hopscotch (9996) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - FEB 25, 2015
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle... Pours hazy and golden with a small, wispy, white head. Decent retention. The aroma is doughy, lightly grainy and mildly citric. Medium to full-bodied with busy carbonation. The flavor offers lightly sweet biscuits, a modest level of bitterness and faint acidity. Finishes bready with only a hint of tartness and a tiny pinch of salt. Bottle courtesy of growler. Thanks Scott!
dmac (4538) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - FEB 7, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
750ml c&c bottle from www.craftbeerkings.com. Poured a milky/hazy yellow body under a smaller fizzy white head. Aroma is salty, sour lemon, lime, beach sand and a touch of milk. Flavor is the same but more limey than the aroma. Bigger bodied with strong carbonation and a yummy long lasting aftertaste. Good stuff.
slowrunner77 (6698) - Reno, Nevada, USA - FEB 2, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
This ended up being a mellow but very nice example of the style. More coriander than salt, and light hay/funk. I’d think highly of it if you couldn’t get comparable beers in this style for far less $$.
Sarlacc83 (1216) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JAN 13, 2015
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
On tap at the barrel house.
A: Cloudy yellow, foamy white head, no lacing.
N: Green apple, salt, pear, lactic acid, sweet-tart, orange peel, grapefruit.
T: Salty, sour, sweet-tart. (Shocker)
M: Light body, tingling carbonation, a bit slick.
O: Decent Gose. Not in the same ballpark as Gose Gone Wild or even Block 15’s spontaneous version. Basically a saltwater Cascade sour.