Beergeek23322 (1948) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - MAR 27, 2013
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
22 oz. bottle. Pours amber color with a fluffy white head. Some fruity notes on the nose, but the sweet potato does not show through well. Medium carbonation. The finish is somewhat sour. Not for me.
jcweaver (768) - VA Beach, Virginia, USA - MAR 26, 2013
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle. Pours golden with a small, white head. Very light sweet aroma with a hint of spices and floral hops. Pretty bland with light sweet potato, molasses and floral notes. Smooth for a gluten-free beer but overall pretty boring.
NielsenRatings (8096) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAR 6, 2013
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle @ home picked up at Wilburs Fort Collins. Pours a clear golden yellow appearance with an off white head. A lot of spiciness in the nose along with earthy, herbal notes and a fair amount of spicy hops. Tangy fruity, quite spicy malty, herbal, a bit thin flavor. Better than many of the gluten-free atrocities on the market but still not worth my money.
joshwoodward (456) - - FEB 17, 2013
3.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Solid GF beer. Thereís that metallic sorghum thing going on, but itís muted compared to many others. This acts and feels like a real beer, with a nice hoppy backbone.
ekoerper (581) - Iowa, USA - JAN 22, 2013
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Aroma: tea, spices, apple cider, quite floral, some caramelized sugars.
Appearance: light golden color, faint haze, fizzy white head dissipates immediately.
Flavor: floral, herbal tea, slight molasses sweetness, a bit of sweet potato, some pine, tropical fruit.
Palate: light body, medium carbonation.
Overall: interesting brew, definitely drinkable, and a solid product for those unfortunate souls who canít deal with the grains.
Travlr (9999) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JAN 15, 2013
2.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle. Clear amber color, scant white head. Aroma of nuts, caramel, berries. Taste is odd fruity ginger soda.
hoptimus_prime (73) - Utah, USA - DEC 14, 2012
2 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 7/20
bomber. pours light straw whito head. nose is adjuncty sweet blab. mouth is light. not satisfying, even for a gluten free beer which is a travesty in of which itself, adding potato as substitute for part of the grain bill is a no bueno. overall if you are one who believes you have celiacs stick to the sorghum brews.
crossovert (6088) - Illinois, USA - DEC 9, 2012
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
They arenít making these other sugars taste much better than sorghum. Sorghum or no sorghum it isnít great.
Tmoney99 (9956) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - NOV 8, 2012
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle. Poured a clear golden color with an average frothy white head that mostly lasted with good lacing. Moderate sweet vegatables aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium tingly sweet flavor with a medium sweet finish of moderate duration. Soft drinkable brew.
Ernest (6010) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - OCT 2, 2012
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Head is initially small, fizzy, white, fully diminishing.
Body is medium to dark yellow.
Aroma is lightly to moderately malty (toasted grain), lightly to moderately hoppy (flowers, resin), with notes of lemon zest, pepper.
Flavor is lightly to moderately sweet, moderately acidic, lightly bitter.
Finish is lightly sweet, moderately acidic, lightly to moderately bitter.
Light to medium body, watery texture, lively/fizzy carbonation.
Pretty good, at least as far as GF beers go...this definitely lacks the nasty horse feed stink of most sorghum-based beers, and does in fact pretty much resemble ordinary malt odor. This comes off as a hoppy American Wheat in the nose, for the most part. In the mouth itís very tart, like a cider but without any apple character. Highly attenuated; thereís very little sweetness left in this, so itís a bit unbalanced. Still, itís substantially better than most train wrecks in this field, so itís definitely worth a try if you canít stomach gluten.