Dredd (742) - Bentleigh, AUSTRALIA - SEP 16, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Nice aroma, sweetness and slight lychee. Pour is magnificent, deep amber with thin tan head. Delicious flavor, great cereal from the malts with a nice passion fruit driven hop finish.
pintbypint (3075) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - SEP 7, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
500ml brown bottle. Deep golden to orange in colour, a bit of haze. Full white head, creamy and sticky with lots of lace rings. Fruity hops in the nose - slight orange and grapey Nelson Sauvs, light caramel. In the mouth the beer has caramel malts, orange peel and other fruitiness, mild grassy end, slight mineral notes. Bitterness is mild, light in body, perhaps a bit thin. Medium carbonation. A nice pale ale. The NZ hops work well here, drinks easily.
M_Sack (403) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - AUG 14, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Light, quite clear appearance with good lacing. Delicious tropical aromas with a malt caramel backing. Big, upfront malt caramel flavours that work towards a long, gentle bitterness. Brilliant balance.
Travlr (17716) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 4, 2013
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Draft at Brew Craft. Clear deep golden color, white edgebhead. Aroma of peppery straw, brown bread dough. Taste starts sweet, then bitter straw.
varanid99 (763) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 30, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Golden pour with a thin white head. Passionfruit, peach and light citrus aroma. Similar taste, slightly malty too. Low bitterness, very easy going down.
thb (770) - Alberta, CANADA - JUN 18, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Clear copper, minimal head (as in almost none). Aroma is fruity hops - citrus, tropicals, flowers. Add grain, cereal once you drink some. Nice progression from grains to citrus, to a dry, mildly bitter finish. Hop aroma is less than some but it is still a refreshing, balanced drink.
Oakes (13966) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 9, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Amber, thin head, only a slight haze. Floral blackberry, lavender. Earthy, slightly sweet caramel, still w floral hop.
simonblaine (471) - Alberta, CANADA - MAY 3, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Pours orange with a head that disappears quickly. Fruity earthy aroma, initial taste is sweet fruit, changes to citrus peel, aftertaste is back to being fruity. Enjoyed
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jonnyguns (1104) - AUSTRALIA - APR 28, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from mane liquor. Pours a darkish hazy orange with bubbly head. Aromas heavy of tropical fruits. Taste is fresh juicy hops and passionfruit, mango etc with slight biscuit at the end. Pretty solid pale ale ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
DylansDad (481) - North Shore, Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - APR 15, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
At first, a solid and sessionable performer. Fantastic aroma, first sip tastes like you are sucking the flesh from peach stones, then as you swalow, a delicious green grassy bitterness rushes forward from the back of your throat and all dopamine receptors are engaged. But then marks off because the fantastic aroma was gone before I’d finished half a glass, and the flavour, instead of opening up over time, started compressing in on itself and losing a lot of its initial top-end sparkle. Still tasted better than most beers can only dream of, though. If it had held its initial aroma and taste, this would have been one of my favourites for sure. I’ll get another one soon.