bu11zeye (11760) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - MAY 8, 2011
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(12oz can, courtesy of blutt59) Pours a hazy orange body with a small off-white head. Aroma of grass, citrus, caramel, and bread. Flavor of grass, herbs, earthiness, pineapple, caramel malt, and citrus with moderate bitterness in the finish.
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - JAN 18, 2009
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Date: November 09, 2008
Source: J. Clyde, Birmingham
Appearance: hazy orange, creamy beige head, thick layers of lace
Aroma: light fresh hop aroma, light crystal malt adds just a touch of sweetness
Flavor: sweet crystal malt flavor, well balanced with citrus and earthy hops, light butterscotch from the start but does not grow too much from there, earthy bitterness starts light and continues to grow into a long bitter finish
Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 5/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 9/20
Travlr (9999) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 18, 2011
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Can courtesy of GT2, thanks! Final beer ofan epic local tasting. Hazy golden brown color, large white head, great lacing. Aroma of pineapple and tropical fruit. Taste of citrus, tropical fruit, pine, grass. Nice.
BeerandBlues2 (9097) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - JUN 7, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap. Pours hazy orange with an average, fizzy white head, medium retention with fair lacing. Aroma is average malt (toast, caramel), heavy hops (floral, citrus, pine), and average esters (apple/pear). Flavor is medium malt with heavy hops and tropical fruit. Medium body and carbonation, low warmth and a dry finish.
Bov (9050) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - NOV 6, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
canned; courtesy of Toni Flükiger - hazy dark orange beer with a persistent head; solid hoppy aroma with notes of hemp, pine needles and peaches;a good malt backbone, juicy and very bitter; quite dry with a long fruity and resiney hoppy finish, more earthy and hempy notes
Ratman197 (9042) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - OCT 6, 2011
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Can courtesy of Doodler (thanks Scott) poured a clear golden amber with a lasting ivory head. Aromas of bread, earthiness and light orange. Palate was light to medium bodied and crisp with a smooth dry finish. Flavors of bread, orange and light earthines with a smooth dry lightly bitter orange finish.
GT2 (7896) - Carlsbad, California, USA - OCT 16, 2011
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
355mL can thanks to blutt59. The pour is a hazy, deep orange looking odd in the glass. Very dirty but held up to the light it is quite a nice deep orange. Big, rocky yellow creme head. Great lace. Nose is mild detergent, sweet orange, flowers, sticky stale lemon drops and stale orange candies. Goes to old apple slices. Taste is sweeter, strange sticky lemon drops, astringent. Thickish mouthfeel, astringent and dry.
jtclockwork (7119) - , New Jersey, USA - APR 21, 2012
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Can at MaxxDaddy’s tasting. Pours cloudy orange with white head. Nose/taste of pineapple, caramel malt, grass and pine. Taste is very dry and grassy especially in finish. Medium body.
Theydon_Bois (7002) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - MAR 16, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Can at home, thanks to an IP trade with Stuart from AL - you wait all this time for an AL tick/waiting for buses etc! 16/03/14.
Hazed orange amber with a good sized off white head.
Nose is bitter orange, toasty malts, peach, straw, faint pine, caramel, hop notes.
Taste comprises pithy orange, red grapefruit, light pine, dusty hops, toasted bread.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, hop bitterness in a semi drying close.
Fairly simple and clean IPA but ticked all the boxes for me, easy drnker and refreshing stuff after the first grass cut of the year!
j12601 (6585) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - APR 21, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Can at a tasting at Max’s for Sam’s visit. Pours a hazy gold with a thin white head. Softly hoppy on the nose, light citrus and hops. Medium bodied, sweet caramel. Good strong bitterness on the finish, light warmth. Decent enough IPA.