gracefullypunk (667) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 18, 2010
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
On tap. Pours golden with rising bubbles and thin white head. Aromas of clove, bubblegum, alcohol and pepper. Too much bubblegum in the tastes; overpowers all other tastes except alcohol.
carruthm (1399) - Seattle, Washington, USA - MAY 23, 2010
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
on tap at brouwer’s for sour fest ’10. super clear yellow color with a resemblance to a saison
riversideAK (5625) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - MAY 19, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Nose is sweet and spicy, clove, alcohol, pepper, some solvent too. Pours bright golden, not much in the way of head, no lace. Well filtered and very bright. Flavors of banana liquer, clove, bread, sugary sweetness, light earth and pepper, and some solvent. Clint said gunpowder. Lightly hot, slightly sweet finish.
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - NOV 7, 2009
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Date: September 21, 2009
Appearance: clear yellow, wispy off white head, streaks of lace
Aroma: sweet malt aroma with nice spicy Belgian phenolics
Flavor: sweet malt flavor, nice balancing spicyness, light bitterness
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 11/20
Score: ** /4
anders37 (16691) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 29, 2008
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft @ HUB, Portland, OR. Pours a clear golden color with a small white head. Has a malty yeasty citrus aroma. Sweetish malty and yeasty flavor with some floral hoppy hints and some hints of citrus. Has a sweetish malty yeasty finish.
BiddleBrau (938) - Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 25, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Clear golden with thin white head. Grassy and sweet aroma. Light malt flavor, low carbonation creates a bigger mouthfeel than expected for style. A bit of orange/citruc spiciness.
BrewDad (4987) - Olympia, Washington, USA - MAY 13, 2008
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Taster - Hopworks Urban Brewery - Portland, OR
Aroma – Nice strong Belgian yeast and Belgian beer aroma. Very fruity and yeasty.
Appearance – Light Orange in color, Nice head and clear.
Flavor – A strong Belgian this was. Deep in flavor, fruity, floral and rich malts.
Palate – Nice Mouthfeel, great texture with a Belgian finish.
Overall – Nit a huge fan of Belgians but this was actually pretty good. Easy to drink it was not overpowering and hit you in the tummy Belgian. Very nice beer and will try more when I have a chance.
troopie (2292) - Munchen an der Willamette, Oregon, USA - MAY 5, 2008
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Poured pale golden with thick white head. Very strong floral aroma. Very fruity flavour with a bit of bitterness in the finish. This bier looks and tastes like a fine gouden, and the alcohol strength is very much disguised.
boFNjackson (4133) - Portland, Oregon, USA - APR 20, 2008
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap @ HUB... Poured a pale orange with a thin surface head. Aroma of esters and hops. Highly carbonated with flavors of cloves and hops that have an overall smokey, roasted presence. Followed by warming alcohol that soothes the esophagus. Finishes with a malt and ginger sweetness.
beerinmarch (2830) - Washington, USA - APR 6, 2008
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at the 2008 Cheers to Belgian Beers event. Pours gold with a soft fizzy white head. Dry and spicy aroma, citrus and a touch of alcohol present. Very dry and crisp on the palate with a soft fruitiness to the finish.