satan165 (1020) - River Grove, Illinois, USA - MAR 6, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
appearance is very hazy orange. minimal film head, lack of lacing. aroma is fresh cut grass, some lemon. some malty breadiness. flavor is orange, lemon and good balance with fresh bread backup.
travita (4418) - Frisco, Texas, USA - MAR 4, 2010
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle thanks to Cavie. The look is clear, yellowish in color, and has a white colored head. The smell is hops, banana, and ok. The taste is hops, some fruits.
mar (5019) - Dallas, Texas, USA - FEB 13, 2010
2.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
coudy gold with a white head. nose is sweet cloying fruits and light caramel. nice thickness, sweet sticky fruits and a caramel finish.
Skyview (5310) - Papoose Jct, Minnesota, USA - FEB 11, 2010
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Picked up a single 22-oz bomber at Discount Liquors in Waukesha, WI. Pours a semi-clear golden pale colored brew with an average sized white head that has some excellent retention and lacing. Aroma of golden grain malt, floral hops, a hint of perfume and a touch of cheese. Taste is medium bodied, flavors of golden grain malt, grassy and floral hops, a hint of honey and some vegetables. Finish is semi-dry with a grassy hop bitterness that quickly disappears.
ilovedarkbeer (2448) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - FEB 7, 2010
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle thanks to Cavie. Pours a deep golden straw color. Nose is white cheddar, daisies, fresh air scented detergent. Taste is bitter grass and chemicals. Watery mouthfeel.
thirdeye11 (5780) - Dallas, Texas, USA - FEB 6, 2010
3.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
( 22oz bottle thanks to cavie) Pours opaque yellow with oily bubbles on top. Nose of honey, caramel, and sweet bread. Taste of bitter oils, bread, light alcohol. This beer is bitter but not hoppy. Odd.
angrypirate06 (1387) - Texas, USA - FEB 6, 2010
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle thanks to cavie. Orange yellow pour with a small white head. Aroma is citrus, faded hops Flavor is slightly bitter with some faded hops.
Cavie (4042) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - FEB 5, 2010
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle courtesy of bonk0076. Hazy lightly gold pour. Light white head. Light aroma as well. Some sweet flavors and light hop grain. Not hoppy at all though. Dry taste with a sweet berry flavor. Nice finish that remains desirable. Bit of spice.
Mora2000 (5931) - McKinney, Texas, USA - FEB 5, 2010
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Thanks to Cavie for sharing this bottle.
The beer pours straw colored with a white head. The aroma is grassy with some corn and caramel. The flavor is corn husk and caramel malt. Not too much hop character, especially for a fresh hop beer. Medium mouthfeel and low carbonation.
BMan1113VR (7904) - Los Angeles, California, USA - FEB 5, 2010
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle thanks to cavie. Pours with a white head and a hazed yellow body. Aroma of pine, pepper, grass, hay. Taste is herbal, bitter, peppery, and hay. Dry and fizzy.
A harvest blonde ale? Why? Really, is this the best showcase for harvest hops?