Douberd (2809) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - DEC 26, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Firestone Walker Pale 31) Bottle 355 ml at home, served into a shaker, ABV 4.9%
Golden yellow colour on the body, lazy activity in it. Almost one finger o white thick head with good retention, leaving light lacing on the glass.
Aroma of light citrus, caramel malts, cookie dough.
Taste of citrus, light caramel malts, orange peel, light biscuit, slightly bitter finish.
Medium thin body, good carboantion.
JHeath99 (1236) - Warner Robins, Georgia, USA - DEC 25, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared by snoworsummer and sonnycheeba. Pours a transparent golden with a ring of off white head. Aroma and taste of malts and fruit with a bit of sneaky hoppiness.
sonnycheeba (3901) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - DEC 25, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours clear gold with creamy white head. Aroma is biscuit and cereal malts, faint caramel, some tropical fruit notes, and some floral notes. Flavor is smooth and malty with really good hop profile and citrus backbone. Medium body and carbonation.
joet (2258) - Santa Rosa, California, USA - DEC 19, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Golden color, white thin fine foam, light medium feel, little creamy edge, slightly acidic and spritzy, lightly medium aromas of herbal earthy grassy hops, lightly toasty cereal flavors, finishes bitter.
radagast83 (5259) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - DEC 11, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft at Spacebar. Poured a nice, hazy golden yellow color with a nice amount of carbonation, nice small white head on top. Aroma was light grassy notes, floral hop character that smells so fresh, enjoyable. Flavor was nice light pine notes, with some mild grassy character. Light tropical fruit notes. Light malts. Delicious, easy to drink, Pretty tasty.
gkeh (276) - Texas, USA - DEC 10, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pale gold pour, chalk white head. Aroma is floral, taste is crisp pine, bitter hops. Pretty good pale ale.
gunnar (5872) - Sandnes, NORWAY - DEC 7, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from a trade with douberd. Pours clear golden with a small white head. Aroma of caramel and flowery hops. Taste is on the dry side, moderate bitter crisp flowery hops, honeyish malty backgound, light resiny and herbal bite at the finish. High carbonated.
loubar (123) - Los Gatos, California, USA - DEC 6, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
12 oz. bottle from Mollie Stones. This one walks the line with caramel toasty malt and floral citrus hops. Not too sweet, not too bitter. A lot going on. Smooth. Not earth shattering but definitely complex and tasty. Well crafted.
Psytron (1439) - Turku, FINLAND - DEC 6, 2014
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Smell of hops. Golden colour, white head. Aroma of hops, grass, grain, paper. Medium bitter. Flat carbon, slightly stinging.
barn0216 (450) - California, USA - NOV 29, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Clear golden color, foamy. Light fruity, herbal aroma of hops. Similar flavor, flowery and herbal. Quite delicious, light, summery pale.