MrBunn (2453) - The Wet Side of a Dry Town, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 10, 2014
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap at Jackie O’s. Body is a reddish brown with a thin head and aromas of tropical fruit with a slightly grapey edge to it. Flavor is yummy. Juicy hops and a decent malt presence make this a winner.
Dogbrick (7634) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - MAR 11, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample at the brewpub. Clear yellow-gold color with a medium white head that diminishes gradually. Top ring of lacing with spots underneath. Tropical fruit, hops and malt in the nose. Medium-bodied with flavors of citrusy hops, roast malt and a bit of pine. The finish is moderately bitter with a fruity hops aftertaste. Pretty good overall.
phaleslu (6281) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAR 2, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft at Jackie-O’s. Pours a pale, clear gold with small white spots of head. Really big fresh hop character- herbal and lemony and leafy, with a pale malt backbone. Faint sweetness. Light-medium bodied, with a dank mouthfeel and moderate carbonation.
DrSilverworm (6011) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - DEC 17, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Taster on tap at Jackie-O’s, public house side. Clear golden-orange color. Thin white head, leaves good lace. Good smooth crisp lighter carbonation, more dry finish. Medium to bigger body. Good big grapefruit citrusy hops, kind of spicy hops, caramel malts. Solid nelson IPA.
Travlr (9998) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 13, 2013
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at the source. Clear golden yellow color, white head. Nice aroma of tropical fruit, light pine. Taste is balanced, fruity, bittersweet.
BeerandBlues2 (9446) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - DEC 13, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap at the brewery. Pours clear gold with a medium, frothy white head, short retention with good lacing. Aroma is biscuit and honey malt, dank, citrus, and herbal hops, tangerines, apple and pear esters. Flavor is heavy hops and bitterness, light crisp malt, light fruity esters and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.
JaBier (4807) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - NOV 20, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sampled at the brewpub on 11/16/13. Pours clear amber with a thin white head. Aroma of onion, malt and citrus. Malty and grapey flavor up front, followed by citrus, onion and pine in the finish.
LilBeerDoctor (3422) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 13, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at the brewpub. Pours a clear orange with a thick white head. Aroma of tropical fruits, mango, citrus, hop oils, grassy hops. Flavor of hop oils, grassy hops, tropical fruits, citrus, with bitter resiny hops and spicy Nelson Sauvin hops. Great IPA, super hoppy too.
JStax (2853) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - NOV 3, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft pour. Lighter copper in color with a thinner white head of foam. Not much retention. Aroma has a grapey, citrusy, tropical fruit thing going on. Tastes mostly sweet and fruity, but there’s just a touch of must going on. Lighter mouthfeel. Solid.