vtafro (4838) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - APR 17, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle. Orange pour with white head. Smell has lacto, sour and some off tones. Time hasn’t done this beer well; cardboard, balsamic, off sour tones.
youdictategood (415) - Florida, USA - JUL 9, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle to snifter. Cloudy orange pour with a sizable off-white head. Mild aroma of citrus zest and pickled vegetables. Similarly mild flavor - not hugely sour, but nicely tart, with the guava hanging in nicely against the lacto-fermented notes. Prefer this treatment to the original Guava Grove.
Theydon_Bois (12736) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 10, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle during RBWG Booze Buse 20/02/15 thanks to whomever supplied this juan.
Hazed orange amber with a moderate off white covering.
Nose is mango, tangy tropical fruits, lactic tang, bretty, mandarin, soured citrics.
Taste comprises soured mango pulp, light spice, damp straw, citric pith, tangy green berry.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close.
PartyFowle (633) - - MAY 2, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Cloudy burnt orange hue, dense frothy head of sandy tan. Nose: guava, peach, hay, lemon juice, crackers. A pronounced lactic tartness meets peach and pear, unripe guava, dried lemon, a little funk. Very bright flavor, balancing sweet and sour perfectly. Fluffy medium-light body, pillow-soft. Tremendously drinkable.
Ferris (7691) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 25, 2015
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle - Tart and lightly acidic guava. Cloudy gold with a light brown head. Tart, sweet, milky guava and a light tart creamy finish. Very nice.
AndyW68 (1217) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - JUL 18, 2015
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Very nice. Cloudy orange pour with white head. Aroma is sour citrus and leafy greens? Taste is obvious but not overly strong sour.
drowland (6841) - Georgia, USA - JUL 27, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
2/20/15. 750mL bottle sampled during RBWG 2015. Orange pour with a nice khaki head, good lacing. Funky, fruity aroma, tropical fruits abound, nice sourness poking through. Great flavor, good combination of tropical fruits, plenty of sourness, mild funk. Delish!
Sledutah (6044) - Utah, USA - FEB 26, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle on the RBWG brew bus
Cloudy golden with a medium sized white head, some lacing. Aroma is tart, fruity and acidic. Flavors are fruity, guava and tart
jtclockwork (10888) - , New Jersey, USA - FEB 27, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle on the bus. Pours orange white head. Nose/taste of guava, sour lactose, lemongrass and orange. Medium body.
Cybercat (4033) - Georgia, USA - MAR 3, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours hazy apricot with eggshell head. Aroma is not strong but promises with malty and fruity notes. Flavor is fruity and somewhat sour with malty undertone. Texture has strong fizz an OK body.