CraftBeerNick (990) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 28, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle at home, 28th November 14. Pours dark amber, looks good. Aroma is rich, piney hops. The taste is resinous, pine sap, sweet and mellow notes, some bitterness in the finish that lingers to leave a really well balanced beer. The palate is full, rich slightly sticky. Great DIPA
AgentAle (788) - Alberta, CANADA - NOV 3, 2014
3.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Aroma is sweet oak, sweet malts and light floral hops. Taste is medium body rich malts with notes of caramel and a fairly well balanced hop profile that leaves slight bitterness. Pretty crisp finish. Appearance is an orange /amber with a creamy head that retains well.
Beersiveknown (3235) - NORTHERN IRELAND - NOV 2, 2014
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at home from ales by mail
dark amber with pillowy cream head collapsing to a lacing. Resinous toffee on the nose, sticky. Full bodied, gentle carbonation, sticky caramalt, toffee with bitter resin. Fruity, vanilla woody notes, heavy bitterness but malt even heavier.
Leighton (11841) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 1, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at home in London. Pours clear yellow-gold with a creamy white head. Lots of gooey, ripe citrus in the nose, some toasted bread, wood. Medium to big sweet flavor with moderate piney bitterness, some toasted crackers, honeydew, some caramel, bread. Full bodied with fine to average carbonation. Warming finish, thick and resinous, with plenty of lightly toasted bready malts and crackers, some aged pine, ripe orange. Not bad.
SarkyNorthener (2368) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 1, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from beersofeurope. Light copper beer with wispy head. Aroma of marmalade, citrus and sugar candy. Taste is marmalade, orange pith, pine resin and malts. Palate is a little chewy. Decent.
Koelschtrinker (11042) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - OCT 12, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Frisch hopfiger, etwas malziger Antrunk mit alkoholischem Touch. Dunkel, schwer, Honig. Wenig herb, süßlich, unsüffig. Zum Ende hin klebriger, runder Hopfen. 8/11/11/11/10/11
jfb (4070) - Freising, GERMANY - SEP 25, 2014
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
(bottle) hazy ruby-amber colour with a frothy light-beige head. aroma of caramel and brown sugar, slightly resinous, with some yeast and a hint of earth. flavour is more resin and herbal hops, with some notes of yeast, cardboard and a light-bitter finish. medium-bodied with average carbonation.
johndoughty (4077) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 22, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Golden and clear with a hoppy medium body. Quite sweet with some fruitiness. Powerful and pleasant.
Benzai (8921) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 17, 2014
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared at ChrisO. Hazy dark orange to reddish color, average sized off-white head. Smell and taste malts, hops, pine, resin, bitter. Medium body and carbonation. Quite heavy on the malt and piney hops I think.
VamboladeTolly (227) - Tartu, ESTONIA - AUG 6, 2014
4.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
UPDATED: OCT 11, 2014 Bottle. Aroma: fruity, caramel, citrus. Taste: nicely bitter, little caramel, lot of citrus and grapefruit. Nice beer.