Sham (1845) - Seattle, Washington, USA - MAY 2, 2006
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Gold with sticky lacing and a small head. Fresh floral hop aromas with some citrus and malts. Bitter hops and caramel matls with some fruitiness. Finishes bitter.
Oakes (11408) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 9, 2005
2.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cloudy amber colour. Abundant woody, kumquaty dry-hop nose. Spicy, floral character. A touch thin, and the malts seem underdeveloped. All aroma.
BückDich (5464) - McCall, Idaho, USA - MAY 9, 2005
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sampled draught at Ice Harbor Brewpub in Kennewick, WA
Copper color, white head, light lacing. Nose of fresh crispy hops and moderately creamy malts. Nice medium body and a flavor that’s more pale ale but with the caramel. Finishes nice and rounded.