rumproasts (3232) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - SEP 11, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
golden with small head. solid ipa. hops dialed back just slightly, but plenty hoppy.
ebone1988 (263) - Wyoming, Michigan, USA - SEP 11, 2012
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: MAR 13, 2013 Aroma is like a centennial IPA. Grapefruit, piny, very sweet. Appearance is great, a little lighter in color than a standard IPA. Taste is slightly watery, but more flavor than expected. Decently hoppy, easy to drink. It finishes just like a centennial, except much lighter in alcohol. Mouthfeel is somewhat thick, finishes smooth. Overall, I can see why they call it All Day IPA. Drinks like a centennial, slightly watery but it’s a session. Very good.
timc100 (314) - Park Ridge, Illinois, USA - SEP 10, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Solid brew - overall too mild for an IPA for my taste. Has a great sweet/tart grapefruit and pine nose - amber with a foamy white head, good film of retention. Tastes shallow - I get pine and some grapefruit but it has little more, almost flat.
swoopjones (6218) - Buffalo, New York, USA - SEP 3, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
bottle, lighter copper pour, solid hop aroma, touch of malts. Citrusy notes. Quite bitter & flavorful at 4.7%. Great session able IPA
dreadnord (1013) - San Diego, California, USA - AUG 25, 2012
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pour honey golden with a small white head. Nose is fresh pine, big grapefruit and grass. Taste is medium bitter with a good sweet malt backbone that balances out the end with a little bitterness on the aftertaste. Mouthfeel is crisp and clean, light body with a long finish. Great!
TOSG55 (223) - Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA - AUG 22, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pours a slightly hazy straw color with a light head. Nice aroma of hops, fruit, and a bit of spice. The flavor is a bit less exciting - citrus hops, and bready malts. Astringent finish. A session IPA is a nice idea, but the end product isn’t too exciting.
CanIHave4Beers (3362) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - AUG 22, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours a golden color with small head and not a lot of lacing on the glass.
The aroma is hoppy and fruit forward, some nice orangepeel and caramel are in there as well.
The flavor is nicely spicy, some bitter orange rind is present and the beer seems pretty focused around a big melon like hop character.
VT (1666) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 20, 2012
3.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pours a slightly cloudy orangeish straw. Smells hoppy, resinous. Pine. Tastes like caramel, cereals. Somewhat lightly fruity taste. Citrus, orange-lime. Light bitterness in the finish, floral, lemon, lime. Body is watery, very low carbonation. A bit too light for my taste.
joshwoodward (567) - - AUG 18, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Very light body, but assertive hoppiness. There needs to be more roundness to support this level of hops. Piney.
Lemke10 (826) - Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 17, 2012
4.4 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
I picked bottle of this up at Binny’s in Plainfield, IL as part of M&M 6-pack in summer 2012.
Pours a semi cloudy amber orange color with a very little head. Scent is strong with hops and more hops. Taste is smooth, mellow, and mildly bitter. There is a crisp, clean, hoppy after taste. Overall this is a very well made beer, too bad is in such limited distribution.