GT2 (8157) - San Diego County, California, USA - SEP 27, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap at Salted Pig. Pours clear, light amber with thick, rocky foam. Great retention. Great lacing. Nose is candy corn, butterscotch, thick toffee. Taste is powerful nutty, sharp bitterness. Heavy ibu intensity. Moderate alcohol sweetness and bite. If this is their lighter body offering, please Lord don’t sent me the heavy version.
Tmoney99 (10396) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 27, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft. Poured clear dark copper color with an average frothy off-white head that was mostly lasting with good lacing. Solid smooth resin and citrus hop aroma. Medium to abundant body with soft carbonation. Medium to heavy bittersweet flavor with a medium to heavy bitter finish of moderate to long duration. Solid drinkable brew.
viyh (73) - San Luis Obispo, California, USA - SEP 25, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Nice and tasty. Hoppy without being overpowering and a strong backbone of bitters. Hints of citrus and pine with a touch of passionfruit. Excellent, solid IPA.
boxofrane (2045) - Spring City, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 25, 2013
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at craft ale house. Pours clear orange with a medium sized white head. The aroma has a lot of citrus, big pine, a bit of pineapple, some earthiness. The taste is almost like sculpin with a crazy variety of bitterness and fruity citrus. Delicious.
SrSilligoose (3217) - pouring bus, New Brunswick, CANADA - SEP 25, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap beer offered via lord hobo courtesy. Notes of dank grapefruit and resin. Peculiar grapefruit pulp. A touch soapy. Moderate to high bitterness. Hop forward to be sure. Drinks good in small doses but a bit astringent in larger samples.
Sledutah (4274) - Utah, USA - SEP 24, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Capitol Beer
Clear golden with a small white head and lots of lacing. Aroma is floral and green hops. Flavors of floral and hops
Maverick34 (2158) - New York, USA - SEP 24, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft from the cannibal. Yellow pour. Nice aromatic hops. Some woody notes. Dry finish not overly bitter
Dogbrick (7567) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - SEP 24, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample at Über Tavern. The beer pours a clear yellow-gold color with a medium white head that diminishes gradually. Partial rings of lacing on the glass. Aroma of grapefruit, hops and malt. Medium-bodied with flavors of citrusy hops, bready malt and pine. The finish is hoppy with a lingering zesty zitrus aftertaste. Pretty good overall, glad they brought this one back.
Lubiere (9728) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 22, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
A hazed golden amber ipa with a thin lacing and creamy off white head. In aroma, classic San Diego hopped IPA with nice biscuit malt, nice floral and resinous hops, classic c-hop. In mouth, a nice biscuit malt with smooth floral hops, grapefruit pulp, nice and smooth. On tap at Aces and Ales tenaya.
TimE (3086) - Tokyo, JAPAN - SEP 21, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Light amber color. Very dry white Grapefruits. Medium body, very dry, full on hop assault. Dry Chardonnay like finish. Very bitter. Enjoyable but doesn’t take me anywhere special.