Ed5388 (2618) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - JUN 30, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
12oz bottle. Pours an amber/copper color with 1 finger of off white head. Aroma of light citrus hops, and a touch of caramel malt. Taste is bready, with floral and citrus hops.
SudsMcDuff (7113) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAR 6, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
12oz bottle as shown .. . a nice simple amber to curve the big beers around .. . maple brown .. medium foam, great lacing .. . simple grains, light toffee .. . a good novice amber .. . . You Bumder!
Sledutah (6185) - Utah, USA - FEB 28, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at the RBWG 2013 grand tasting
Appearance: Cloudy golden with a big off-white head and lots of lacing
Aroma: Pale malts and citrus
Taste: Pale malts, dusty and citrus
jbruner (3034) - Athens, Georgia, USA - FEB 26, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle thanks to jcwattsrugger at the RBWG! Pours a clear golden brown with fluffy tan head and light lacing. Aroma of pale malts and earthy, floral hops. Taste follows, a little bit of funkiness from the hops and malt balance. Pretty solid pale.
b3shine (6913) - Indiana, USA - FEB 23, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle to taster at the RBWG Grand Tasting (thanks jcwattsrugger). Looks solid; a semi-transparent orange with thin off-white lacing. Smells solid; bitter hops and malt. Tastes like it smells with a good mouthfeel. A solid example of the style.
Jow (2845) - New York, USA - JAN 17, 2013
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Tap at Stagshead Cricket Hill night. Pours orange with white head and soft nose of tropical fruit. tastes of light fruitness, pine, and mild spicing. crisp and well carbonated this is a standard albeit refreshing ale.
Travlr (16924) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 26, 2012
3.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Clear amber color, medium white head. Aroma of caramel and summer fruit. Taste is similar. Plain.
jerseyjohn71 (273) - corsicana, Texas, USA - NOV 25, 2012
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
i hope they have a better beer than when i first had some in clifton / patterson, NJ, [on tap[ hazel st pub,,,,,
scarletfire65 (1150) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 27, 2012
1.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
Hazy amber pour. Aroma of berries and light hops. Has an off metallic taste throughout. Unappealing finish. Tastes like a poorly done home brew. Nasty.
Patrickctenchi (5078) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - OCT 21, 2012
0.5 AROMA 1/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 1/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 1/20
Massive infection......nothing but a glass of sour-smelling tan foam with a consistency of melted whipped cream....aaaaaackkkk!!! THPTHT!!!!!! (Bill The Cat)
>>>I’ll try to hunt down another and re-rate.....figured I’d enter it anyway, I found it, I bought it, I wanted to drink it.
I’m sorry this reflects poorly on the garden state.