radagast83 (5601) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - FEB 19, 2011
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Draft at Hops Grillhouse & Brewery, Alexandria. Pretty similar to any given pale lager (BMC). Drinkable, but only by so much. Aroma inoffensive and almost non-existent, mild malt flavor, that’s about it.
Ratman197 (11080) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JAN 15, 2011
2.1 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 7/20
On tap at Hops Golden Colorado poured a clear gold with a small lingering white head. Aromas of white bread with a hint of spicy hops. Palate was light bodied and smooth. Flavors of white bread with light spicy hops and a smooth finish.
bubbleflubber (1978) - Asheville, North Carolina, USA - FEB 20, 2010
2.2 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Yellow pour with a non-retentive head and wash lace. Faint aromas, indistinct. Lightly bodied and thoroughly carbonated, grainy malts with a touch of corn to the tongue. Boring trend starting to form here.
potbeerjob (1343) - Denver, Colorado, USA - NOV 16, 2009
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Tasting at All Colorado Beer Festival. Light yellow, no head. Aroma is lightly skunky, odd, and of light spiced bread. Flavor is light malts with some odd hop balance.
phukktifano (159) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - APR 10, 2009
2.5 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Gold. Aroma was floral, hopes and malt. Flavor was malt, vanilla and grain.
zebracakes (1339) - Washington DC, USA - FEB 22, 2009
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 8/20
Part of a sampler set at Hops in Charlotte, NC, 01.20.09. Clear gold, white head. Aroma is faint malt, hops, floral. Flavor is malty, grainy, and hoppy.
MaltDawg (1344) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - OCT 6, 2008
2.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Hops Restaurant and Brewery Richmond Va. Sampler at brewery. Slight pale mild malt aroma. Clear golden with frothy white head. Flavor of pale malts with some graininess especially in the finish. Light body and mouthfeel. Finish has moderate hop bitterness.
Immy (1955) - Virginia Beach, USA - JUN 21, 2008
1.2 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 4/20
On tap at the Newington, CT. brewpub. Clear pale gold with a thin white head. Sweeter and with less flavor than their Light beer. No nose to speak of. Whatever.
Oakes (13426) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 10, 2008
1.3 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 4/20
Light bronze colour. Vague aroma is slightly grassy. Solventy phenols and vague grains. Quick, watery finish.
Beershine (5218) - The Sunshine State, Florida, USA - MAY 10, 2008
1.6 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 8/20
Draught, Hops Miami. Very pale golden color. Tastes similar to other hops beers (like water) but with slightly more body and at least a hint that grain and hop was actually used in the brewing process. Nothing bold about it whatsoever.