nimbleprop (7494) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 7, 2010
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Growler, pours a totally clear honey yellow with zero head. Aroma of wet malts, a little chewable vitamin, bread. Flavor is lightly sweet, a little apple, a little honey. Watery finish.
devilben02 (281) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - OCT 25, 2010
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Medium orange color with a thin creamy head. Aroma is predominantly wheat-like with a bit of grassiness. Flavor is similar, with earthy and wheat-like characteristics. The addition of grits comes across as a sweet creamed corn flavor. Tingly carbonation mingles well with the flavor.
ucusty (2691) - raleigh, North Carolina, USA - SEP 17, 2010
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Light hazy lively pour. Gold and bright frothy white head. Aroma of corn and grassy hops. Easy Summer drinking beer. Boring style yes, but still a decent stab at the style
chandler0201 (650) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - AUG 23, 2010
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Clear yellow pour with white head. Aroma of corn and some malts. Flavor of more corn and sweetness, kind of like a lager with sugar added. Ok finish not too much carbonation.
durhambeer (2500) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - AUG 21, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at the brewery. This is pretty much beer at its simplest, and this is the strength of this beer. Clear yellow pour... not much to look at really. Thinnish white head. Nose show sweet corn, super mild grassy hops, some grain. Tastes similar. Usually anytime I use "corn" in a description of a beer, itís a bad sign. In this case, it works out just fine. This is no stunner, but itís great in its simplicity, especially on a hot summer day.
emacgee (4611) - Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA - AUG 10, 2010
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours a translucent clean yellow with a one finger frothy white head. Nose is vegetal and grassy, corn, some hay, mildly sweet, strange aroma. Flavor shows corn and hay, vegetal, not digging it. Palate is soft with a low carbonation.
TURDFERGUSON (4046) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - AUG 2, 2010
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
The last beer I tried of the just released fullsteam lineup. Never been a big fan, or maybe I just donít "get" cream ales. I think Iíd rather just have the Carolina roasted corn grits separate from my beer. This tasted like a sweeter pale lager and was very difficult to drink. Sweet corn, sugar, bleh. I donít much care for this one.