GT2 (7721) - Carlsbad, California, USA - AUG 17, 2013
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Tap at CCA. Low haze dark amber pour. Webby lacing. Lemon and flashes of diacetyl in the nose. Hoppy and mildly acidic body, some sharpness and mild roast and nuts. Maybe some waxy hot pepper in there. Moderate lactic backend. Strange but drinkable.
Travlr (9999) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUN 15, 2013
3.6 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft at the source. Clear golden amber color, white head. Aroma of citrus, flowers. Taste is tropical fruit, citrus, some roasty and toasty elements near the finish. Much more floral and fruity than your average brown.
brokensail (9855) - Orange County, California, USA - APR 21, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Light brown pour with a khaki head. Citrus hop aroma. Grapefruit and orange notes are quite strong. Some pine, floral hops, and a hint of tropical fruit. Mild roasted malt, some toast, nuts, and toffee. Nice dry flavor, a touch of bitterness, and quite a bit of citrus. Nuts, toast, toffee, and a hint of roast. Plenty of grapefruit, pine, and floral hops.