Trev (1819) - Lakeville, Minnesota, USA - MAY 1, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
bottle: Copper pour with a thin off white head.
aroma is bready, slightly grainy, light caramel sweetness. Light lemony citrus.
Flavour is bready malt, semi-sweet, some woody and light lemony hop, some peppery spice towards the finish.
ADesenberg (457) - Ohio, USA - APR 30, 2012
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle: pours a hazy copper with an off white, fluffy head. Aromas of bread and some fruit. It tastes like a nice combination of delicious bread with just enough citrusy hops to make it so it doesn’t overpower itself. Wonderful.
Nuffield (3612) - Roseville, Minnesota, USA - APR 27, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Amber and clear. Bready, yeasty aroma with some light hopping, floral and slightly fruit. Flavor thins out a bit but is biscuity with a few light spice notes. Easy drinking but not rich. Still, a good value at $3.99.
daknole (8327) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAR 18, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Hazy amber pour, off white head. Aroma of caramel, citrus hops, bready notes. Nice caramel malt up front, citrus hops, wheat crackers, doughy notes.
emacgee (3796) - Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA - FEB 10, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pours soft copper amber with a light haze and one finger of sandy tan head. Nose is bread and malt forward, light caramel and uncooked bread dough. Biscuity. Herbal. Extremely biscuity/bready flavor with a light malt sweetness and herbal hop feel. Light carbonation and medium body.
mar (4590) - Dallas, Texas, USA - DEC 21, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
bottle thanks to thirdeye11. deep amber with a cream head. nose is rye, sweet, and malty. easy on the palate, faint hops, rye, and light spices.
BVery (5443) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - DEC 4, 2011
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Murky brown pour with a nice frothy head. Aroma of rye, mild dark fruit, and some spice. Medium palate. Taste is malty, rye, with hints of dark fruit. Decent.
Drake (7833) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - NOV 11, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Served on draft at Capital Ale House Innsbrook. Pours a hazy almost murky amber with a thin creamy white head. Decent head retention. Aroma of rye, citrus, apple, yeast and floral notes. The taste is floral notes, citrus and rye. Medium-full bodied.
Tmoney99 (9957) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - OCT 17, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Poured clear amber color with an average white frothy head that mostly lated with fair lacing. Moderate toasted rye and spice aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium bittersweet flavor with a medium bittersweet finish of short to moderate duration. Soft drinkable brew.
thirdeye11 (5378) - Dallas, Texas, USA - OCT 12, 2011
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
(22oz bomber) clear amber with creamy tan fine bubbled head. Nose is very subdued, rye, a bit funky and some sweaty socks. Taste of cereal grain, cream, orange, rye, herbal and a creamy finish.