anders37 (21621) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 4, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Pours a hazy golden yellow color with a small white head. Has a fruity sour tart strawberry aroma. Fruity sour tart honey and strawberry flavor. Has a fruity sour tart strawberry finish.
madmitch76 (20700) - , Essex, ENGLAND - APR 26, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
15th April 2015
Craft Clerkenwell. Bruce’s UK Swan Song. Hazy gold beer, no real head. Palate is light, semi dry, mild fine carbonation. Mild lemon and a little Worcester sauce. Touch of red wine. Little floralness. Light dry finish. Overall slightly acid but it’s pretty drinkable.
Travlr (19434) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 23, 2013
3.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle sample. Cloudy pale yellow color, pretty much flat. Aroma of dusty perfume, white pepper, subtle rhubarb. Taste is softly sour peac, berry, straw, hay. Dry finish. Very nice.
fiulijn (17990) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 16, 2014
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
Tasting at Matt’s, bottled 12sep13
Hazy deep blond color with frothy head. Interesting aroma, very fruity, plums, peach, vanilla, sweet oranges, orange flowers; wonderful. Soft mouthfeel, highly carbonated; fruity flavor, sour, a bit flowery; very well balanced.
Leighton (17195) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 9, 2015
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle shared at CBC Clerkenwell in London - big thanks to Kenneth. Pours cloudy pale gold with a scant, foamy white head. The nose holds light herbs, salt, lemon, wood and berries. Medium sweet flavor, moderately acetic, with pale bread, lemon, sweat. Medium bodied with fine carbonation. Sharp acetic finish, sweaty, with hints of wintery spices. Novel, but not terribly drinkable.
Theydon_Bois (15529) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 5, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle split at CBC Clerko, 15/04/15, thanks to Kenny.
Hazed orange golden with a decent off white head that quickly dissipates.
Nose is pissy straw, citric rinds, light tropical scorch, mandarin, earthy, light yeast.
Taste comprises apricot, funk, pissy orange, earthy citric, pink berry tang, modest acidity.
Medium boded, fine carbonation with a light acidic burn in a tarte fruit compote.
brokensail (15203) - San Leandro, California, USA - MAR 31, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap @ Haven Gastropub. Cloudy golden orange pour with a finger of white foam. Aromas of tart strawberry, slight jam, and lemon juice. A bit of charred wood as well as a subtle pepper spiciness on the back end. Good sourness to the flavor. Lots of strawberry jam and tart strawberry candy. Mild lemon juice and dry, tart white grape. Slight tannic note of oak and pepper. Hints of lemon zest on the finish.
Oakes (14668) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 16, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pale yellow, quite hazy. Fruity, lime, peach character, strawberry more apparent as it warms, sweetish, strawberries, hint of tartness, touch yeasty, good complexity on this one.
bhensonb (13508) - Woodland, California, USA - MAR 16, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Capped 750 from Total Wine in Folsom, CA. Pours gld with a transient white head. Aroma of sour strawberry. Med body at least. Flavor is sour/tart strawberry. Could be some honey - seems to coat my lips. It’s sour/tart and a bit earthy. Earthy in the nose! Really a very nice drink.
Tmoney99 (12986) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JAN 16, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Poured a clear golden color with a minimal to average frothy white head that mostly lasted with fair lacing. Moderate to heavy sour yeast, spice and fruit aroma. Medium to full body with a tingly sticky texture and soft carbonation. Medium to heavy sour & tart flavor with a medium to heavy sour & tart finish of moderate to long duration. This is a solid beer for style.