Ratman197 (11754) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAY 18, 2006
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottler poured a clear amber with a large lasting off white head. Aromas of carmel, honey and a hint of citrus. Palate was light bodied and crisp. Flavors of carmel, honey and lemon with a crisp clean finish.
jcwattsrugger (11670) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 20, 2007
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
@Mountain Beerfest-on tap-pours an off white head and amber color. Aroma is sweet medium malt-secondary citrus hops. Taste is sweet medium malt-secondary citrus hops. A bit on the sweet side like an Oktoberfest. Mild carbonation.
BeerandBlues2 (11048) - San Diego, California, USA - JUN 18, 2006
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Draught. Pours brassy-copper with a white film and lined lacing. Aroma is floral hop and malt (grain, meal) and yeast (dough, sweat). Moderately acidic and bitter malty grain flavor, hay and sweet yeast, grassy. Light bodied and chalky palate.
daknole (10350) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - SEP 1, 2009
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle. Gold pour. Grainy and malty aroma and a surprisingly bitter flavor. Unpelasantly bitter actually. Not one I would go back for more.
hopdog (10255) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 15, 2006
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at the Dillon Dam Brewery & Restaurant. Poured a medium amber color with a small sized white head. Aromas and tastes of caramel, oranges, toasted grains and citrus.
adnielsen (10199) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - DEC 29, 2010
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Tap at brewery. Pours a copper appearance with an orange cream colored head. Plain amber malts in the nose. Slightly bitter flavor with medium amber malts. Like an ESB but less bitter. Not bad.
arminjewell (8842) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - JAN 20, 2012
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Pour on tap is slight orange with thin white head, aroma brings notes of some slight caramel, hints of earth, grass in there but a touch of buttery diacetyl in there. Taste brings the diacetyl to mix with caramel and biscuit notes, hints of grass, finishes fairly dry but slightly sweet.
3fourths (8795) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - AUG 16, 2004
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark orange. Fresh bready flavor with some banana. Hoppy nose with earthy and plant-like aromas. Reminds me of Steam Engine Lager by Steamworks.
Ernest (6905) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - OCT 17, 2002
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
UPDATED: JAN 21, 2006 Draught. Body is medium amber. Aroma is lightly malty (toasted grain),
lightly hoppy (flowers). Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly bitter. Finish is lightly sweet, lightly to moderately
bitter. Light to medium body, watery texture, lively carbonation.
Braudog (6066) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - MAY 7, 2004
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: APR 29, 2012 Light amber with a thin, but nice topping. Little aroma at first, but this has a nice caramel-malt flavor, and nicely bittered on the swallow. Excellent Vienna-style lager.