pdx77 (1019) - Oregon, USA - MAR 25, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On draught at Deschutes Public House in Portland. Light yeast aroma. Amber color. Yeast and light fruit come through, with a little hop bitterness. A little more hops than anticipated in a farmhouse ale.
Theydon_Bois (6986) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - NOV 24, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap at Deschutes Brewery & Public House, Portland - 07/11/12. Menu notes that this beer was brewed in the Portland brewing facility.
Hazed light amber with a thin off white head that clears to the edges and forms a small pond.
Nose comprises light sour tones, little hints of farmyard, herbs, dark fruits.
Tastes of straw, light farmy tones, a little fruits, pale malts and a little Belgian yeast.
Medium bodied, light carbonation leading to a slightly tarte finish.
The flavours just aren’t coming out enought in this one. File under ’W’ for whelmed!
mcberko (5358) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 12, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Bailey’s Taproom, pours a cloudy golden orange with a small white head. Aroma of light toasted white bread and a bit of fruity esters. Flavour of light fruity esters, toasted bread and some Belgian yeast. Light-bodied and super-refreshing. Great stuff.