enotheque (25) - Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 19, 2010
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Great Belgian ale with great structure and body. Probably one of my very favorite Flying Fish beers because it’s straightforward but complex too. Really satisfying and food friendly.
rentonj7 (86) - Bridgeport, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 21, 2015
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Light straw color. Damp grain Aaron’s, some yeast notes. Taste is heavier on yeast, pepper, Green Apple jolly rancher. Water mouth feel. Sweet candy aftertaste.
Maxbier (637) - Maryland, USA - JAN 19, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Golden straw color with white head. Yeasty herbal aroma. Strong boozy mouthfeel, spices, peppery. Slightly dry finish. Feel is like an imperial golden. Enjoyable sipper.
ElCapitan22 (227) - Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 18, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours a nice clear, yellow-gold color with no head retention and barely any lacing. Has an aroma of wheat, Belgian yeast and banana. Strong banana flavor with a bit of sweet maltiness on the finish. Solid Belgian here.
reberiii (402) - Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 17, 2015
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clean and crisp, has some sweet, and not much hop. Light apple taste, very low carb. Light yellow, clear, from bottle.
murran (314) - - JAN 15, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours a clear golden body with a thin head. Faint yeasty aroma. Watery taste with malty tones.
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trapped (1191) - New York City, TURKEY - DEC 26, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught. Slightly hazy rich yellow with small white foamy head, spicy yeast aroma, medium carbonation, spicy taste, longish finish with tangy aftertaste. Quite nice.
Carlisle (196) - Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 25, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Medium straw color with white head and some lacing. Fruity yeast aroma. Fruity yeast upfront with hint of grapefruit in the finish.
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njnut (338) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - DEC 25, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Poured into tulip a reddy gold. Limited head and lace. Aromas of carmel malt and light spice. Taste is pretty much the same. Spice is not big and there is some fruit notes. Finish is bitter. Average.
dlovell2 (1111) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - DEC 16, 2014
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Slightly hazy golden color with a foamy white head. light malt with spicy, yeasty, clove aroma. Light grainy malt start followed with some fruity flavors and finishing with a spicy yeast flavor with light cloves.
Dacrza (594) - Great Meadows, New Jersey, USA - DEC 13, 2014
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
DATE TASTED: December 13, 2014... GLASSWARE: Chimay goblet... OCCASION: prepping for The Battle of the Five Armies--with An Unexpected Journey... APPEARANCE: cheery, translucent golden body that streams bubbles up its center; whitish head sizzles to a half-finger-thin finish; ... AROMA: a clean clove profile front and center, with apple, pear and melon fragrantly mingling; lemon follows, then sits upon a light bready trail--alluring ... PALATE: dry, front-facing, and medium-bodied; easily drinkable yet warming with every sip; some effervescence invigorates the mouthfeel....TASTE: dry pear and clove, faint vanilla (olive?) and bready biscuit make this a complex yet light offering ... OVERALL: at 7.2% ABV, this ale satisfies with a flavorful sustenance--for the price, more than worth its weight, and one of the finer Flying Fish offers...