HoppyScallywag (25) - Butler, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 31, 2013
2.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Refreshing but kind of disappointing. Not a lot of taste...................................
- via Beer Buddy for iPhone
Holtguy (109) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - DEC 21, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Golden pour with thin white head. Crisp with floral and pine notes. Some resins hops in the flavor, and dry mouthfeel. I didn’t expect to like this much, but I was greatly impressed.
harrymel (1439) - Spokane, Washington, USA - DEC 20, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Best by: 25JUL11
A: pours a nice golden ale with a single finger of fine white head. This falls in a few minutes to a dome speckled sheet of the same. Nice cloying cobweb lace. Excellent clarity.
S: grain, sweet grain, honey, hints of lemon pepper.
T: Nice honey flavor hits up front and then transitions to reveal a earthy vegetal bitterness. Pretty refreshing beer. Simple.
M: heavy body for the style, medium carb is spot on.
O: good beer, a bit less sweet than I initially anticipated.
Serving type: bottle
BlowOffTube (340) - Michigan, USA - DEC 6, 2013
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours golden, white head. Sweet bread and wheat aroma. Bread, wheat, hints of pine hops, dry finish. Light body light carbonation.
redbeard3 (38) - - DEC 3, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Gold pour with great clarity. Nice white head and lacing down the glass. Toasty and bready nose. The beer is a great example of the style but doesn’t beet drinking fresh Helles on tap in the Bavarian country side.
AdamJackson (1995) - Lyme, New Hampshire, USA - DEC 2, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Burnt orange. Nose weak. Mild honey and wheat. Quite big in mouthfeel. Slightly boozy with a touch of cedar
Christpuncher (660) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 27, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
A very tasty beer from Great Lakes. A super bitter finish but not reall hoppy. Pours a light yellow in color Ndsnells like fruit
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
48FanInCali (651) - California, USA - NOV 18, 2013
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Very solid. Gold pour with white head and cling. Nose of wet malt and mild hops. Taste is super crisp with maybe a hint of fruit. Has a pilsner quality to it but super clean. Light and airy on the palate. This is a drink all day beer for sure.
Ed5388 (1619) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - NOV 3, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
12oz bottle thanks to my dog dmac. Forgot I had this one chillin in the fridge. Shared with Bob F. after work. Pours a hazy copper color with a small fizzy off white head. Aroma of nice caramel/toffee malts, light citrus notes, urine, and lager yeast. Taste of toast, orange marmalade, citrus peel, caramel malt, and grassy hops.
Niko100 (1788) - Illinois, USA - NOV 2, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Nice amber/gold color; Medium slightly creamy body: Aroma of malt, grain/hay, and some hops; Flavor of slight sweet malt, grain, hops, and light citrus; Nicely balanced; Quite decent.