Concealer (567) - Denver, Colorado, USA - SEP 21, 2013
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Tap. Clear dark amber with an off white head. Smells of sweet malt, caramel, citrus and some spice. Flavor is sweet citrus and malt, some toasted malt and a bitter, spicy hop end. Medium bodied.
arminjewell (5581) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - NOV 7, 2013
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 7/20
Pour on tap at the brewery, hazy yellowish pour with thin white head, aroma brought notes of big butter, trash, hints of slight earth, hints of veggies as well. Taste is similar, lots of butter, veggies, hints of earth, grain, finishing sickly sweet. Not sure what happened but it is not good.
anders37 (15298) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 6, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft @ the brewery. Pours a pale amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty spicy weak citrus hoppy aroma. Fruity malty spicy hoppy citrus flavor. Has a fruity malty spicy dry hoppy finish.
onceblind (3539) - Denver, Colorado, USA - OCT 29, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Clear copper with an amazing aroma of brown sugar and sweet leafy earthy hops. Flavor is subtle yet complex with boozy earthy toffee and brown sugar, with some resiny grassy fresh hops, kinda oily bitterness, but with a semi dry tone toward the finish.
nimbleprop (4146) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 18, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Sampled at GABF. Pours a clear caramel with some ringing, white head. Odd nose, malty, orange, some mustard. Flavor is better, malt, orange, carrot, metal. Sweet finish. Weird.
jcnielsen (1636) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - OCT 12, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at De Steeg. Pours a copper color with white head. Malty, hay, sweet bread flavors. Not bad.
brokensail (9806) - Orange County, California, USA - OCT 11, 2013
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap @ De Steeg. Pours a clear copper color with a white head. Aroma is sweet pear, apple, and some alcohol. Slight twang of citrus. Grass, caramel, and some herbs. Flavors of alcohol, caramel, and sugar. Sweet pears, apple, and a light herbal, grassy character. Some citrus notes on the finish, mostly orange.
NielsenRatings (8096) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - AUG 4, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap @ De Steeg. Pours a hazy copper orange appearance with a cream colored head. Somewhat spicy grapefruity hoppy, lightly dank, caramel aroma. Onion, candy orange, toasted malty, slightly chewy, a touch sweet flavor. Not bad.
notalush (4581) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAY 4, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Mostly clear light amber - garlicky nose, some caramel, light citrus oil, earthiness - low carbonation, but somewhat creamy in the mouth - medium caramel sweetness, earthy, spicy, mildly garlicky hop flavor - lightly metallic (copper) and acidic finish - another meh for today.
Ratman197 (8830) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - APR 7, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
This is an American Strong Ale according to the brewer. On tap at De Steeg poured a clear orange amber with a lasting ivory head. Aromas of biscuit, grapefruit, orange zest and light earthiness. Palate was medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of bread, carmel, orange zest and light grapefruit with a smooth lingering carmel finish.