BrotherGrendel (787) - San Diego, California, USA - MAY 24, 2011
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Cloudy orange, off-white head. Nose is citrus, resin, hay-grains, caramel. Flavor is subtle with caramel malts, grassy resin hop bitterness, finishes dry. Medium body and carbonation. A hoppy amber-like ale with prominent malts and hops to bitter out.
dEnk (3370) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - MAR 11, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ 2nd Tuesday tasting. Aroma is big Rye, some caramel malt, some fruity hops. Flavour is medium bitterness, some fruity hops, mild caramel, bitter rye finish.
Vaiz (3107) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - MAR 11, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at monthly 2nd Tuesday tasting at De Molen, hosted by dEnk. Hazy deep orange pour, thin white head. Aroma of honey, some fruity malts, apricot jam and a bit yeasty. Flavor is quite sweet and malty, balanced by a nice spicy hoppiness.
deanso (4495) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAR 11, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sample at the Molen monthly tasting.
thin creamy off white head. Hazy amber pour. Some honey and bitterness in the aftertaste.
varanid99 (405) - AUSTRALIA - MAR 2, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Slightly cloudy amber pour with a decent off white head. Malty, piney, caramel aroma. Upfront a slightly weird, spicy, honey taste which gives way to malty with pine bitterness. Definitely an interesting beer, pretty damn good.
grew (13) - Wrocław, POLAND - MAR 1, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
@Bottle. My specs: 16 plato, 90 IBU. Fresh malty aroma, hops in background, little honey. Nice bitterness. Very good.
JStax (2567) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - FEB 27, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft pour into a pint glass. Pours a pretty dark amber with a beige head of foam. Aroma is piny bitter. The taste is a more earthy, malty sweetness up front, but moves to bitter quickly. Medium bodied and medium carbonation.
jehoesefat (207) - Poway, California, USA - FEB 25, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Very malty cereal aromas. Pours cloudy orange with a thick white head. At first taste, hops come through strongly but has a long malty finish.
metalhead0043 (127) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - FEB 24, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
22 oz for 4 bucks. Pours hazy copper with an orange hue. Aroma and taste are huge malts with a citrus/floral hop backing. Body is average, above average carbonation. A solid offering from Rogue.
KyotoLefty (5788) - Kyoto, JAPAN - FEB 24, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap at Garage 39. Pretty red-orange color, cloudy, with lace. Nice nose of cherry, light caramel, mint, orange. Not huge, but enticing. Full body. Flavors of caramel, dried fruits, mint and herbs. Very original and interesting.
KansaiBeerLvrs (1209) - Kyoto, JAPAN - FEB 23, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Garage 39. A red amber pour with an off-white head. Sweet fruity, with a slightly briny quality. Medium bodied, bitter lots of biscuit, sweet fruity finish. Interesting & tasty.