emacgee (3954) - Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA - FEB 9, 2013
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Clean amber copper pour with one finger of off white head. Bready and lightly herbal with some biscuity notes and that almost butty character that comes from a bready beer that’s kind of off. Light body and dry finish.
OldGrowth (2590) - North Carolina, USA - MAR 14, 2014
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pint at Tyler’s Apex. Ok aroma sweet. Malty. Grainy fruity. Clean brownish Orange color. No head our lace. Sweet flavor. Light body thin smooth mouthfeel, mild bitter finish. It’s fine. True to form, Not exciting.
decaturstevo (4851) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - MAR 10, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Light yellow pour with white head and lace. Aroma of light citrus. Medium citrus hops with a dry finish. Has a kinda candy taste of sorts. Medium body with ok carbonation. 3.2
phaleslu (6204) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 24, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft at the brewery, served in a taster. Pours a clear gold-copper color witha medium off-white head. Notes of grass, leaves, and faint citrus. Not much malt here at all. Light-bodied, with moderate carbonation and a smooth, earthy mouthfeel. Decent ESB.
DrSilverworm (5898) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 18, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Taster on tap at the brewery during RBWG. Clear amber orange color. Little ring of off-white head. Couple loose dots of lace. Caramel malt in the nose. Kind of biscuity in the flavor. Maybe lightly toasty. Light body. Lighter carbonation. Easy drinking. Satisfying amount of bitter. Finishes kind of dry. Solid take on a bitter.
Sledutah (4276) - Utah, USA - FEB 18, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at the brewery, RBWG 2014
Clear golden with a small white head and some lacing. Aroma and flavors of toasted malts and mild bitterness
jtclockwork (7885) - , New Jersey, USA - FEB 12, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft at brewery. Pours clear orange with white head. Nose and taste of malt, light pine and bread. Light toast. Medium body.
jbruner (2135) - Athens, Georgia, USA - FEB 11, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Pours a clear golden brown on tap with think lacy off-white head that leaves good lacing. Aroma is bready biscuit and German base malts. Taste follows with a hint of earthy hop on the back end. Good carbonation, this beer is solid, but nothing spectacular.
deyholla (6481) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - FEB 8, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at the brewery. Pours a clear gold with a white head that dissipates quickly to the edges. Aroma has a bit of grass with crisp grain and bread backing. Flavor is similar with a bit of grassy bite and grain for a smooth backbone.
Ferris (2868) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 8, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft - #3 - Caramel and mild grains. Clear caramel with a thin white head. Lots of grains with a light sweetness and a tiny bit of bitterness. Grain finish. Decent.
Drake (8030) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - SEP 11, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at the brewery. Pours a clear red color with a thin tan head. Decent head retention. Aroma of herbal, floral, earthy hops and caramel malts. The taste is caramel malts, herbal, earthy hops and a toffee finish. Medium bodied, well balanced.