rlgk (9016) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - DEC 31, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Clear golden beer with a small offwhite head. Malty perfume aroma, caramel, grass, floral, pine, toffee, citrus notes. Hoppy grassy flavor, caramel, glue notes, pine, floral, bready notes. A bit strange to me.
tiong (2926) - Espoo, FINLAND - NOV 30, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
330ml bottle from Ales By Mail
BBE APR 2013 - Pours clear orange with a foamy white head. Aroma of fruity hops, hints of citrus, lemon, grass, pine and biscuity malts. Taste is malty and caramely with some fruity hops, hints of citrus and lemon. Finish is bitter and dry with fruity hops and citrusy notes. Okay, quite dry and bitter IPA.
RichTheVillan (1922) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 29, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines; clear copper pour, thin white head, hop aroma with caramel, resinous mouth feel, fresh citrus hop flavour. Really good that’s the second decent IPA from Dark Star tonight.
SaintMatty (4495) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - OCT 12, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
330ml Bottle - Amber with a small head. Marmalade, grapefruit, pine and toffee in the aroma. Hoppy, tangy and zesty taste with grapefruit, peach, passion fruit and toffee standing out.
gwoodin (40) - Birmingham, ENGLAND - SEP 6, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
330ml bottle from beermerchants.com
Intense grapefruit flavour. Resiney hops. Will appeal to those seeking strong flavour.
The_Bish (1124) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 22, 2012
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Caramel malt once again. Is this classic American IPA? Can someone tell me cause I don’t know. Yes, I’m talking to you... tell me... is caramel malt classic USIPA? Ta.
cgarvieuk (12767) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 9, 2012
3.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
bottle in a field at cropredy ...big pine peach and passion fruit ... little of that toffee i dont like nose ... bitter oily hop front .... very bitter herbal hop linger ... really want to try this on cask but the bottles not working for me ... again that toffee malt
aaron_m84 (1) - - JUL 20, 2012 does not count
3.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 8/20
In bottle form. Pours slightly cloudy with traces of yeast sediment. strong aroma with syrupy palate. Hints of oak, spice, full toffee mouth feel, pleasant bitter finish.
JohnRMurdoch (2878) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - JUN 14, 2012
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
330ml bottle from Utobeer Market Stall. Amber brown colour, not much head. Fruity resin hop aroma & flavour. Big dry fruity aftertaste. A decent pale ale.
Beersiveknown (2375) - NORTHERN IRELAND - JUN 14, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at home from Bitter Virtue
Pithy, spicy, dark amber, English hops on nose, spicy marmelade, well balanced.