phaleslu (7543) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 20, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at the Asheville tap room- Pours a semi-cloudy light gold with no head. Notes of cereal, wheat, florals, straw, and grass. Light-bodied, with moderate carbonatoin. Clean and funky. Nice, fresh take on a cream ale.
DrSilverworm (8546) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 17, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Taster on tap at Barley’s during RBWG 2014. Clear orange color. Thin white head. Good citrusy fruity, some apple, pear notes. Passion fruit. Hint of caramel malt. Medium plus body. Smooth, soft, lighter carbonation. More dry finish. Moderate bitter taste, hint of zest, lighter sweet. Bubblegum. Some toasty bread. Enjoyed this one more than I should have, maybe.
Ferris (7663) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 14, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft - Light sweet grains in the nose and flavor. Pale fizzy yellow. An average interpretation.
jtclockwork (10818) - , New Jersey, USA - FEB 12, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft at brewery. Pours cloudy yellow with white head. Nose and taste of corn, creamed malt and vanilla. Medium body.
italarican (1526) - Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA - FEB 10, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Taster at the brewery (RBWG). Pours a slightly cloudy gold with moderate white head. Mild aroma of perfume and sweet corn. Delicate flavor of flowers with sweet corn and vanilla. Surprisingly good! My favorite from Catawba.
jcnielsen (2585) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - FEB 10, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Catawba Valley in Asheville. Pours a yellow color with white head. Corn, grainy, husk flavors. I’m not a huge cream ale fan typically, but this is pretty good. Good use of corn.
Strykzone (5532) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - FEB 7, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sampled at Catawba. Golden with a little haze. A creamedcorn aroma along with soft malts and hops. A great lawnmower beer. Quite refreshing and light. Soft yeast, soft pale malts. Gentle and nice.
adnielsen (10070) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - FEB 7, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap @ new tasting room with jcnielsen. Pours a hazy yellow appearance with a white head. Corn in the nose. A bit of lemon and hay. Fairly sweet. Low bitterness. Actually a very nice corn flavor. Creamy. Fairly high carbonation. Kind of a fun beer.
BeerandBlues2 (10774) - San Diego, California, USA - FEB 7, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap at the brewery. Pours clear gold with a medium, frothy white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is corn, Pils and cereal malt with light earthy hops. Flavor is malt dominant with light hops and bitterness and a sweet finish. Light body and medium carbonation.
deyholla (8117) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - FEB 7, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at the brewery. Pours a near clear pale yellow with a white head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has notes of sweet grains and grass with a touch of creaminess. Flavor has a nice creamy sweetness with a touch of caramel.