BeerandBlues2 (9000) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - DEC 14, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap at the brewery. Pours lightly hazy amber with a large, creamy off-white head, long retention with good lacing. Aroma is earthy, grassy,and herbal hops with biscuit and cracker malt. Flavor is malt forward with moderate hops and bitterness, light apple notes and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.
Travlr (9999) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 14, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at the source. Cloudy yellow amber, thick creamy white head. Aroma of fruit and light citrus. Taste is very earthy and dank citrus. Tasty.
Dogbrick (7107) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - OCT 20, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sample at the brewpub. The beer pours a clear orange-amber color with a medium off-white head that dissipates quickly to an outer ring. Short strings of lacing. Malt, fruit and hops in the nose. Light-bodied with flavors of caramel malt, earthy hops and fruit. The finish is malty up front with a mild hoppy aftertaste. Decent overall.
DrSilverworm (4734) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - DEC 18, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sample on tap at Jackie-O’s 7th. Mostly clear amber color. Good thin off-white head, leaves full, thick lace. Good English-style caramel malts and grassy hops. More dry texture, medium body. Light bitter taste. Solid English-style pale ale with a respectable balance of malt backbone and grassy hop goodness.
Tmoney99 (9969) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 25, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft sample. Poured clear copper color with an average frothy off-white head that was was lasting with excellent lacing. Moderate balanced hop and malt aroma. Medium body with a dry slick texture and soft carbonation. Medium bittersweet flavor with a medium bittersweet finish of moderate duration. My expectations where met.
JaBier (4415) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - AUG 21, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sample at Jackie O’s during the bottle release on 8/18/12. Clear amber pour with a medium beige head. Dank English nose; malty and earthy. Malty and dank flavor (or flavour) with a bitter earthy finish.
JStax (2567) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - AUG 20, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Poured on draft. Pours a pale hazy gold with a nice white head of foam. The aroma is more of a fruity hop profile that remains subdued. Taste is a touch bitter on the front end, but moves more to a seester middle and a slightly bready finish. Quite nice overall. Session beer for sure.
Thorpe429 (4968) - , Illinois, USA - AUG 16, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Jackie O’s. Served in a sampler glass. Pours a moderate golden color with a good white head. Touch of lacing. Nose has some faint English hops alongside a solid base malt profile. Flavor is a bit more hoppy. Refreshing and fairly light. Light-medium body and light-moderate bitterness. A good beer to start the day.