Travlr (17715) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 11, 2012
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft. Hazy to cloudy golden color, thick creamy white head. Arona if grass and flowers. Taste is bitter pine, grass, scallions. Decent.
brokensail (14042) - San Leandro, California, USA - DEC 2, 2012
2.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
Orange in color with a white head. Sort of a rough aroma. Tons of soap, green apple, and alcohol. Some cider, grass, and a bit of sweet bread and toasted malt. The flavor is really no better. Soapy, boozy, and harsh. Lots of green apple skin, quite bitter, and quite grassy. Some sweet toasted bread and a little bit of citrus peel.
argo0 (12513) - Washington DC, USA - JUL 28, 2008
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
(growler, thanks kmweaver) Medium off-white head atop clear deep amber body. Aroma is medium sweet, pine, some grapefruit. Taste is medium sweet, pine, some grapefruit, light floral, bread/caramel. Medium body, some resin.
jtclockwork (11798) - , New Jersey, USA - JAN 23, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Pours golden orange with off white head. Nose and taste of old tropical fruit, caramel malt, sticky resin, dank grapefruit, orange candy and bubblegum. Lighter medium body.
jcwattsrugger (11670) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - AUG 25, 2008
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
on tap-pours an off white ring for a head and yellow/gold color. Aroma is pine, citrus/northwest hops (Chinook/cascade/simcoe?), some malt. Taste is pine, citrus/northwest hops (Chinook/cascade/simcoe?), some malt, some sweetness. Mild/minimum carbonation.
Lubiere (11588) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 22, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
A golden amber ale with a thick resilient off white head. A nice pungeant aroma of hops and orange marmalade. In mouth, a decent hoppy IPA with orange and fruity esters, caramel. Medium bodied. On tap at Duclaw Baltimore, Dec. 29 2008.
Drake (11156) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - MAR 11, 2009
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Sampled at the Arundel Mills location. Pours a golden copper color with a medium head. Good head retention and lacing. Aroma of floral hops with an earthy finish. Taste is bitter hops with a finish of sweet malts and faint fruity notes., Full bodied.
BeerandBlues2 (11063) - San Diego, California, USA - JAN 13, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Tap. Pours clear amber with a medium, frothy white head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is fruity and citrus hops, caramel and cookie malt with tropical fruity esters. Flavor is malt forward with heavy hops and bitterness, moderate fruity esters and a dry finish. Medium body, warmth and carbonation.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - AUG 13, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Appearance: clear gold, short lived fine off white head,
Aroma: sweet crystal malt aroma with a wealth of floral hops,
Flavor: sweet crystal malt flavor, nice balance with floral and earthy hops, light bitter finish,
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 12/20
hopscotch (10265) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - JUL 7, 2012
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft… Clear golden ale with a small, creamy, white head. Good retention. Fruity, bready nose - apricot, peach, biscuit and cracker malts. Full-bodied with prickly carbonation. The flavor leans a touch toward the sweet side of balance, but there is some really nice citrus rind and tropical fruit bitterness as well. Bittersweet finish with lingering, resiny, rindy bitterness.