brokensail (15203) - San Leandro, California, USA - AUG 23, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap @ Ladyface. Pours a nice amber color with a tall off-white head. Big pine and citrus hop aroma. Grapefruit zest, tropical fruit, rye, and a bit of malt sweetness. Really nice citrus and pine hop flavors. Fairly bitter, some rye, tropical fruit, and a surprisingly restrained malt sweetness.
bhensonb (13510) - Woodland, California, USA - JUL 2, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap at Capitol Beer in Sacramento, CA. Pours clear and darkly ruddy with a creamy beige head. Nice resin aroma. Med + body. Flavor is resin moving through citrus to fruit. Supporting sweet malt. Finishes with a nice spicy rye flourish. Extremely enjoyable.
bu11zeye (12517) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUN 24, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Draught) Pours a clear yellow body with a small off-white head. Aroma of herbs, grass, pine, and weed. Flavor of dank, herbs, grass, pine, rye, citrus, and some biscuit.
mcberko (11870) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 7, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Bottleworks, pours a hazy amber with a small beige head. Aroma of rye malts, pungent piney hops, and dry caramely biscuity malt. Flavour is similar, with loads of rye, piney hops, hemp and biscuity malt. Very dominated by the rye malts, though the hops are extremely potent as well. Excellent stuff.
Drake (11469) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - MAY 29, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Draft at Beer Run. Pours a clear red color with a thin frothy white head. Good head retention. Aroma of spicy, resin hops, berries, rye, toffee malts. The taste is herbal, resin hops, strong rye, fruity notes and toffee malts. Medium bodied, well balanced. Nice beer.
Dogbrick (10707) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - MAY 26, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample at The Daily Growler. Deep reddish-orange color with a medium off-white head that dissipates steadily to a film. Partial rings of lacing on the glass. The aroma consists of citrus, piney hops and malt. Medium-bodied with flavors of resiny hops, tropical fruit and sweet malt. The finish is moderately bitter with a spicy hops aftertaste. Pretty good overall.
Sammy (10555) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 28, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap at Cole’s in Buffalo. Hoppy aroma. A good balance of grapefruit hops and a good maltiness. Very drinkable. Lacy. Some red coloured body.
DrSilverworm (9672) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUN 16, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pint on tap at Fries. Moderately spicy hop, some tropical fruity hop aroma. Some chocolate. Mostly clear dark red color. Minimal off-white head. Couple loose dots of lace. A bit maltier than I expected. A lot of sweet, dark fruit flavors to it. Moderate / stronger sweet taste, light spicy flavor, little bitter. Bigger body. Lighter carbonation. Much sweeter, maltier than expected, lots of caramel malt.
deyholla (9635) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - AUG 11, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Tapwerks. Pours a clear deep amber with a tan head that dissipates to the edges and laces. Aroma has a good amount of resin and pine with a backing of rye and shiny of grapefruit. Flavor starts with grapefruit and rye with a finish of pine and resin.
slowrunner77 (8987) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 10, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Spicy nose and flavor with caramel malts and a citrus peel hop bitterness. Since this was the previous release, it’s not as fresh as the Citra Session, but still as good or better...me thinks this musta been AWESOME in late spring."