1pintatatime (111) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 26, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours golden with a thin head. Citrus aroma with hints of flowers. Mild hoppiness with a sweet malt undertone. More of standard APA than IPA. The waiter at the Cooke City Cafe said he didn’t like most IPAs but liked this beer. Makes sense.
dinkle50 (1134) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 13, 2015
2.8 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Clear amber pour with a single finger head. Aroma is really light, not much there at all. Medium mouth, very pleasing. Taste is a bit grainy for an IPA. Lots of cereal and biscuit notes. Lots of lace. A little bitterness in the finish, mostly grassy hop notes.
rproff78 (153) - - MAR 14, 2015
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pretty good ipa. I like this brewery a lot from whitefish, Montana. A must try.
JohnGalt1 (772) - , Idaho, USA - FEB 27, 2015
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Pours clear orange.. Short lived white head.. Nose is fruity hops with a fair amount of toasty/pale maltiness.. Flavor seems a little spongy.. soft hops and soft maltiness, neither of which combine to make a great IPA.. Perhaps a decent pale ale.. Lighter than needed bitterness to put a stop to the weird fruity element... Decent drinkability for one glass, I won’t buy one again until I am again in Montana.
markas101 (1985) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 2, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap, Famous Dave’s, Kalispell, Montana. Medium gold, nice but mild nectarine aroma. Balanced flavour, very drinkable IPA, nice sharp citrus finish.
Darkmagus82 (1976) - - NOV 5, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Poured from bottle into a pint glass
Appearance – The beer pours an orange-amber color with a one finger head of just off white bubbly foam. The head has a moderate level of retention, fading to leave a decent level of foamy lace on the sides of the glass.
Smell – The aroma of the beer is heaviest of bready and doughy smell mixed with a good showing of a grapefruit hop citrus aroma. Some other aromas of a sweeter orange and light caramel are there too, along with a decent sum of a yeasty smell as well.
Taste – The taste begins a somewhat bready and doughy taste with a good showing of a yeasty flavor. There is a bit of a grapefruit hop that is present upfront, which is rather light and which grows in intensity as the flavor moves onto the end. Along with the grapefruit, comes some lighter notes of an earthy and herbal hop taste. In the end, the mix of flavors that persists, creates a rather easy going and slightly more malty and bready, but decently hopped, flavor to linger on the tongue.
Mouthfeel – The body of the beer is on the average to slightly thicker side for a brew of 5.5 % abv with a carbonation level that is average. For the citrus and bready/doughy/yeasty flavor of the brew the thicker body is rather appropriate and all the while does well for accentuating the more moderate hop flavors of the brew.
Overall – Not really a hop powerhouse but rather easy drinking and nice in its bready/yeasty/citrus/hop flavor. An easy drinking moderate IPA overall.
Ratman197 (11086) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - SEP 7, 2014
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle poured a clear golden amber with a small lasting ivory head. Aromas of bread, citrus and a hint of pine. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of bread, grapefruit and a hint of pine with a crisp dry bitter finish.
lightbias (284) - USA - SEP 2, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours a cloudy amber from the bottle, with an insignificant eggshell head, but a nice lacing on the glass. The aroma is grass, pine, with peppery notes, and there is a soft caramel and toast flavor that continues to the end of the glass. The bitterness is nicely balanced and the carbonation makes this medium-bodied liquid actually quite lively on the tongue. The finish is long, comfortable and agreeable, and one I would be happy to experience again.
jkwalking05 (4185) - Arlington, Texas, USA - AUG 24, 2014
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
12 oz bottle. Amber with an average off-white head. Aroma is of pepper, grass, caramel, and leaves/moss. Taste is of sugar, caramel, toast, grass, light florals.
travita (4375) - Frisco, Texas, USA - AUG 24, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. The look is clear, off white head, and copper in color. The smell is fruity, flowers, caramel, sweet. The taste is tea, leaves, flowers, florals, and ok.