hopdog (11274) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 13, 2009
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
12oz bottle acquired in trade with hophead22 (thanks!). Poured a medium amber color with a smaller sized white head. Aromas of citrus, earthy, and floral hops. Tastes of citrus, the same earthiness, and a little toasty.
daknole (10847) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JUN 27, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Rich golden yellow pour, white head. Nice grassy and floral hops hit up front then a bit of a malty backbone peeks throug and the citrus hop finish is nice. Enjoyed this one!
adnielsen (10475) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - NOV 5, 2011
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle @ home. Hazy, golden orange appearance with a pearl white head. Slightly spicy, earthy, lightly citrusy yeasty, mild sweet, toffee, caramel malty aroma. A little watery. Orange citrusy, slightly spicy hoppy, sweet pale/caramel malty flavor. Ok.
rosenbergh (10176) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 30, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
12 oz bottle. (Whole Foods) Las Vegas, NV.
Clear yellow golden colour with a tiny white head.
Sweet hops and grainy malt in the aroma.
The flavour is sweet fruity hops, grainy malt and some sweetness. The hops doesn’t seem to be super fresh. Sweet and grainy APA.
GT (9982) - Oceanside, California, USA - JUL 3, 2010
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap at the brewery. Poured a slightly hazy deep yellow with no head and no lace. Aroma is citrus hoppy, fresh grapefruit. Taste is soapy hops, citrus hops, slightly chemical. Decent.
slowrunner77 (9922) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 4, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
"A nice easy drinking and balanced pale. Blasts of citrus contasted with light bready and caramel. Light bodied, but with ample flavor and a surprising subtle complexity. Godd brew."
marcus (9007) - Sacramento, California, USA - JUN 4, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at Davis Beerfest 2011. Pours clear blonde with a rich beige head and a toffee aroma. There is a dry pale malt flavor with subtle hop bitterness. A very balanced and smooth ale.
bb (8452) - Alamo, California, USA - AUG 19, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Amber beer with a cream head. Grapefruit and summer fruit aroma. Summer fruit flavor. Medium bodied. Summer fruit and malt linger.
BMan1113VR (7916) - Los Angeles, California, USA - DEC 8, 2011
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at the brewery. Pours with a clear golden hued body and a lasting white head. Aromas are hop forward, fruit, spicy, dank. Sweet/tropical fruit with a nice grainy/bready maltiness. Flavors are show a sweet bready quality (not actually a sweet beer in the slightest, just the impression of sweet malt), grassy, fruity, tropical fruit. Finishes dry with lively carbonation. Great little beer on tap. Very sessionable.
CaptainCougar (7133) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - MAR 1, 2010
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at the brewery: Pours a transparent deep golden with a clingy-lacing froth of white head. Has a nice fresh grapefruity hoppy nose with some soft pale malty sweetness. Starts with good fullness and light maltiness with good fresh hop presence before a crisp resiny finish. A nice APA.