Bendrixian (1344) - Canadiana, Ontario, - JAN 28, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Mostly clear golden colour with a lively head. Muted aroma but sports a hoppy pine cone profile and exotic peach note. Hoppy taste profile, almost medium bodied but lacks any real finish or jump. filtered, reduced, no malts. i’m not as impressed as I should have been.
badpuppy69 (292) - orange, California, USA - SEP 2, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours a semi hazy orange gold with creamy head. Aroma is light citrus and light bread note. Taste follows the aroma.
badhack (423) - San Francisco, California, USA - AUG 30, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Loads of flavor and bursting with flavor. Pineapple, citrus, floral, pine. Orange with a frothy head, soft, slightly sticky.
tiong (5116) - Espoo, FINLAND - AUG 26, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught @ Mohawk Bend, Los Angeles, CA
Pours orange with a smooth head. Aroma of juicy tropical fruits, fresh hops, grass, pine, resin and citrus. Taste is sweetish, hoppy and caramely with loads of fruits, grass, pine and resin. Finish is sweetish, malty and hoppy with some fruits, caramel and resin. Tasty.
laiti (7643) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 26, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draught @ Mohawk Bend. Aroma has sweet pineapple juice and tropical fruits. Flavour has pineapple juice, tropical fruits and some caramel. Very juicy and easy to drink.
olio (7958) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 26, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap @ Mohawk Bend, Los Angeles.
Pours clear amber color with a small head. Resinous hops on the nose, caramel, pine and some citric notes. Resinous hip flavor, oily, oranges and caramel. Solid and very fresh IPA.
euniceradio (223) - Colton, California, USA - AUG 26, 2015
4 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 16/20
22 bomber to tulip. Pours clear gold, big white froth head. Aroma is big wet fresh hops, pine resin, citrus and trop fruits. Taste is same. Very hop forward, light pale and crystal malt backing. Not as bitter as the nose would suggest. A lot fruit juices actually. Finish is bittersweet with some spices. Doesn’t linger, no heat. Big carb, body is watery.
Wittales (728) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - AUG 22, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Appearance was clear orangish gold with lasting creamy white 2 finger head, rings of lacing. Aromas are citrus, tropical, pine forward hop bomb. Taste are grapefruit, orange, pineapple, guava with slight sweet malt backing. Ending is pine resin with touch of grass. Palate was smooth soft CO2 with medium body, lasting fruity piney slightly drying finish. Overall a solid American west coast IPA, drink it.
Benzai (10637) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 18, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle [from Secret Santa 2015] shared with Joes. Clear golden color, medium to full sized off-white head that lasts for quite a while and leaves good lacing. Aroma is moderately malty, good hops, lightly grassy, some pine. Taste malts, hops, quite grassy, firm pine and resin, firm to heavy bitter. A bit sticky texture. Medium body and carbonation.
tightslice (469) - Redwood City, California, USA - AUG 13, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle from Whole Foods Market in Redwood City, CA. Aroma is pine, guava, grapefruit, dank earth. Taste is the same with some honey notes mixed in. Very aromatic (as the name implies) and refreshing.
Zymurgeist2 (1324) - Redwood City, California, USA - AUG 8, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Another great offering from drakes from bomber to pint glass. Massive citrus that is well balanced by the pine.