theisti (3008) - Leawood, Kansas, USA - JUN 11, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Shaker pint draft at Wild Ginger in Seattle, Washington. Pour is deep golden, almost orangish. Small white head. Aroma of fruit and straw hops, followed by grainy maltiness. Nice fresh nose. Taste has a nice grainy maltiness, with the floral, apple fruit and straw hoppiness. Palate is thin to medium, crisp and clean. Nice Pils.
carruthm (1399) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JAN 28, 2009
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Clear golden color with a nice white head. Clean taste but with a surprising amount of bittered hops.
mkobes (2138) - paramus, New Jersey, USA - DEC 19, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Tap at Blind Tiger. Deep orange in color with a little head. Hoppy fruity malty aroma. Earthy, grassy and grainy notes. Malty and hoppy flavor.Floral notes. Crisp and clean tasting. Medium bodied. Ok beer.
DialSquare (2051) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - SEP 30, 2008
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
on tap from elysian fields brewpub in seattle after a mariners game. gold-brown pour. aroma of sweet fruits and grass hops. biscuit malty taste mixed with the earthy hops. good bitter, slightly tangy finish. K-7
riversideAK (5557) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - SEP 1, 2008
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Light golden yellow pour with big bubbles and a thin head. Aroma is a nice mix of light sweetness and Saaz hops. Drinks with a grainy sweetness and a good bitterness/grassiness. Crisp and well balanced, clean pilsner.
Skyview (5087) - Papoose Jct, Minnesota, USA - AUG 20, 2008
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On draught at the Elysian brewery in Seattle, Washington. Pours a hazy golden pale brew with a fast dissolving white head that dissipates to a thin ring and film top. Aroma of golden grain malt, mild spice and herbs with an earthy and flowery hop scent. Taste is light to medium bodied, some carbonation with flavors of golden grain malt and some crystal and earthy hop flavors. Finish is light crisp with a mild bitterness. A nice summer pils with a crisp aftertaste.
roder60 (1270) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 27, 2008
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours clear bright gold color with foamy white head. Nice spicey saaz aroma. Flavor malty with slight grass presence. Very nice crisp pilsner.
JoeMcPhee (8063) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 29, 2008
2.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Tap at Blind Tiger. Pale golden beer, thin white head. Aroma is quite grassy and herbal. Lightly floral with lots of straw. Light bitterness. Ok, but underwhelming.
puzzl (3216) - New York, New York, USA - JUN 26, 2008
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Tap at Blind Tiger. Major diacetyl here as this warms, especially in the flavor. Becomes undrinkable. Light hops at least partly cover up the butter. Tastes like bud with some decent czech hops added. Terrible.
hophead75 (2008) - Largo, Florida, USA - JUN 26, 2008
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
on tap at Blind Tiger. Slightly hazy golden in color with a small white head. Aroma: bready malts, alot of spicy saaz hops, and a touch of diacetyl. Taste: Alot of earthy saaz hops, pils malt, light to medium body, with a strong hop bitterness for the style.