jmagnus87 (2815) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - MAY 10, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
Draft at haymarket.mfrom notes. Loads of citrus dominate this bad boy. Wow, I’m really digging this one.
hayduke (3534) - Eureka, California, USA - MAY 7, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: MAY 8, 2014 This was sampled at the brewpub with Doran and Dave. Came in the glass an ambre-orange with and off-white head. Nose of tropical fruit. Medium body. Flavor is tropical fruit with mango and pineapple. Finish shows floral hops. Really nice beer.
jandd1983 (2893) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - MAY 5, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Sampled at the brewpub. It poured a clear dark orange color with a white head. The aroma was of mango, pineapple, bready malts and some hops. The taste was of mango, pineapple some bready malts and caramel. Very nice.
Strykzone (5208) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - APR 27, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Sampled at Haymarket. Clear and somewhat coppery. A beige / eggshell head. Floral and pine in the nose with tropical fruit. Those tropical fruits are tasted. Caramel and pale malts. Ma nice beer that does not seem so big.
Dfonorow (1676) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 24, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Haymarket. Pour is hazy copper with a large off-white head. Aroma and flavor of malty caramel, peaches, fruit rind, and slight booze. Aftertaste is fruity and bitter.
rlgk (11937) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - APR 12, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at the brewpub in Chicago. Clear golden/copper beer with a nice offwhite head. Malty caramel aroma, citrus, floral, pine, hay, some pine apples. Hoppy floral flavor, grapes, pine apples, floral, some biscuits. Hoppy fruity finish.
Niko100 (2121) - Illinois, USA - MAR 22, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft; Hazy amber color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of caramel malt, citrus hops, & floral/pine; Flavor of sweet malt, caramel, pine hops, tropical fruit, and citrus; Finish is fairly bitter; Solid.
Dogbrick (8907) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JAN 22, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample at the brewpub. Clear reddish-orange color with a medium foamy off-white head that diminishes slowly. Small patches of lacing on the glass. Aroma of tropical fruit, hops and malt. Medium-bodied and somewhat chewy with flavors of mango, citrus, resiny hops and malt. The finish is fruity with a citrusy hops aftertaste. Pretty good all around.
Beerman6686 (4855) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 21, 2013
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
This one poured a lighter orange color with an off white head. Aroma was of alcohol, fruity hops and lgiht caramel. Flavor was similar, over the top booze, decent hop profile though.
ryanfolty (1944) - Bourbon County, Minnesota, USA - NOV 12, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
November 12, 2013 - on tap at brewpub. Cloudy orangish pour with some head and lacing. Arima was fruity, hoppy and touch of alcohol. Taste was consistent with aroma but very nicely balanced with malt.