oRos (1402) - sacramento, California, USA - APR 30, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at capitol beer and taproom. Pours copper with white head. Aroma is hoppy. Taste is bitter with a slight earthy dirt taste.
bhensonb (12748) - Woodland, California, USA - APR 24, 2013
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap at Capitol Beer in Sacramento, CA. Aroma seems resin/fruit. Med body. Flavor is light roasty malt, mixed citrus/fruit/earthy hop. There’s a lot of hop in here, and I’m having difficulty sorting it. Finishes quite bitter and a little earthy. Good drink.
marcus (7810) - Sacramento, California, USA - APR 20, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Capitol Beer, Sacramento. Pours light amber with a decent beige head and a citrus aroma. There is a full-bodied caramel malt flavor with a dry hopped up finish.
joeneugs (4453) - Livermore, California, USA - APR 20, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
On draft at Tap 25. It pours a clear orange/gold color with an off white head. The aroma has a lot of fruity candy with a good balance of earthy spice and pine. The flavor has big spicy hops, pine and a subdued caramel slickness on the palate. Full bodied with a spicy, very bitter dry finish.
beerguy101 (5338) - Newark, California, USA - OCT 3, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sampled on 9/2/2012. This India Pale Ale pours an orange gold color from a growler. Small to medium sized white foamy head. The aroma is hoppy, floral and piney, fruity and sweet. A medium bodied India Pale Ale. The malts are fruity and sweet. The hops are floral and piney. Nice balance. Decent carbonation. Very drinkable. Mouthfeel is full and round. Finish is clean and smooth. Aftertaste is slightly bitter.