kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: JAN 17, 2009
Date: December 07, 2000
Source: Wild Wing Cafe, Marietta
Aroma: liqht sweet malt aroma
Flavor: simple malt flavor
Date: March 23, 2003
Score: i to ii+
Appearance: clear amber, thin white head leaving nice lace
Aroma: plesant sweet carmel malt aroma
Flavor: rich carmel malt flavor with a hint of toasted malts, a fair amount of bitterness in the finish, maybe a bit too much detracting from the otherwise excellent malt quality
Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 5/10; Overall: 13/20
The score was calculated based upon the notes and an old scoring system.
Tmoney99 (10444) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 12, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft. Poured clear golden color with an average frothy white head that mostly lasted with good lacing. Moderate toasted sweet malt aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium bittersweet flavor with a medium sweet finish that was moderate in duration. This is a solid beer for style.
BeerandBlues2 (9431) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - FEB 27, 2011
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap in the District. Pours clear copper with a small, frothy cream colored head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is heavy malt (bread, cookie, caramel, toasted), light hops (earthy), and light esters (fruity). Flavor is heavy malt (bread, cookie, caramel, toasted), light hops (earthy), and light esters (fruity) with clean lager character. Medium body and carbonation, low warmth and creaminess with a medium sweet finish.
Ernest (6148) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - JUL 11, 2002
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught. Light amber. Aroma is moderately malty (cookie, caramel),
lightly hoppy (herbs), with notes of bubble gum, orange, and honey.
Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly acidic, lightly bitter. Finish is
lightly sweet, lightly acidic, lightly bitter. Medium body, creamy
texture, soft carbonation.
blipp (5967) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - MAR 12, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft in D.C. Pours clear golden amber with an off white head. Light sweet malty aroma with some hoppy hints. The flavor is well balanced with pale bready malts and light hops. Decent.
badlizard (5539) - Berkeley, California, USA - FEB 23, 2008
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
at brewery. Pretty good. clear golden with a fluffy white head. Sweet malty taste with citrus notes and a nice grainy, crisp, clean finish.
BückDich (5464) - McCall, Idaho, USA - MAR 7, 2006
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at GB San Diego: Dark amber color, a nice sized head and good lacing. The nose is malty with light toasty caramel and some light fruitiness. The flavor is balanced, good body and full toasty biscuity flavor. The finish is creamy. Decent vienna, especially considering the source.
unclemattie (4128) - Georgia, USA - JAN 7, 2007
3 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Amber color. Foamy white head. lager aroma. slight smell of pistachio. Very light bodied. Balanced Tastes of malt and corn . Slightly marzen. This beer looks great , flavors are just too weak.
GeneralGao (3614) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - MAR 2, 2008
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft at the brewpub (Phoenix location). Poured a clear medium orange color. Head was off white with good retention. Some lace was left behind at the end. The aroma was of noble and grassy hops, brown sugar, and toffee. Delicately sweet up front with a dried and slightly bitter finish (bitterness peaked at about 3 out of 10). The flavor palate included dominant grassy hop, subdued molasses, brown sugar elements. Pretty good.
SledgeJr (3577) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - APR 6, 2006
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at the San Francisco brewpub. Rich gold color with a white head. Sweet caramel aroma. Very similar to the GB Märzen, but with a little more heat. Maybe a bit of lingonberry to the aroma?