fiulijn (18598) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 23, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at Edison Ale House, Newark, NJ, as Founders Every Day IPA; 10oz
Lean and dry Ale, crisp; decent malt job, but Iíve had better ones; good hopping, with some resins, fruit and light animal character. There is some finesse in the aroma, including some biscuity malts.
Good beer, suitable to go with greasy food, although I prefer beers with a bit more of fruit.
Leighton (18075) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 1, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Keg at Skinny Dennis - Brooklyn, NYC. Pours clear, yellow-gold with a foamy white head. Great beer overall. Super drinkable. Lots of light and citrusy hops, mellow sweetness. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Clean, crisp finish, some mild grapefruit, other pithy citrus. Solid sessioner.
rlgk (17322) - GŲteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 5, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at CBC 2013. Clear golden beer with a small offwhite head. Hoppy fruity aroma, citrus, grapes, hay, floral, pine apples, mango, pine needles, pear notes. Hoppy floral flavor, caramel, pine apples, hay, pine needles, citrus, mango, some grapefruit. Refreshing but maybe a bit thin bodied.
Rasmus40 (17052) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 20, 2013
4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
CBC. Clear golden with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty and rather hoppy - grapefruit. Flavor is medium sweet and rather bitter. Dry and rather bitter finish. 040513
harrisoni (16932) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUN 18, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
355ml bottle from Utobeer. Clear amber colour thin lasting white head. Peachy hoppy aroma. Bit fizzy, good hoppy flavour, not too much bitterness on finish. But I really liked the peachy, apricot flavours in the mouth, a bit like a fruit salad chew from the 1980s. Yes certainly an all day beer.
Theydon_Bois (16475) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 9, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle split with JF, thanks to he, 09/06/13.
Lightly hazed orange amber with a thin off white head.
Nose is orange, light hops, citrus, malts.
Taste comprises bitter grapefruit, hops, pine bite, light mineral notes, orange pith.
Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, crisp finish with some hop bitterness.
Decent sessionable IPA.
yngwie (16423) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 1, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, at Kick. An almost clear one, dark golden orange in color and with a minimal sized off-white head. The aroma is mostly citrusy, with pine cones and a touch of pale malts and biscuits. Some umami. Thereís a nice bitterness in the flavor, some maltyness in the back. Full to medium body with a pleasant carbonation level. Pine cones and a nice bitterness in the end. Sure an all day beer. 140201
saxo (16377) - HÝjbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 10, 2013
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample @ CBC. Nice head with good duration. Color is golden. Aroma and taste are fruits, flowers, rich hops, citrus, pine and malt. Nice bitter finish.
TBone (15940) - Pori, FINLAND - DEC 30, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap @Beer Hunters
Slightly hazy orange color, decent white head. Piney hoppyness in the nose. Light-bodied, quite fruity, almost bubblegummy flavor with piney hoppyness. Session IPA.
brokensail (15642) - Dublin, California, USA - AUG 18, 2011
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
A: The beer pours light amber in color with a tall white head and some nice lacing.
S: A really good aroma to this. Nice pine notes as well as some citrus (grapefruit). Thereís a bit of biscuit malts along with mild grass and some herbal hops. Very resinous and oily.
T: Mild toffee flavor and sweetness on the flavor. Plenty of grass and pine hop notes, but not quite as much citrus. Just a bit of grapefruit peel and a pretty decent bitterness.
M: Medium bodied with a medium carbonation.
O: Really great nose on this. The flavor isnít quite as good, but itís still enjoyable and at sub-5%, really easy to drink.