marcus (8589) - Sacramento, California, USA - MAR 20, 2011
2.7 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle from BevMo. Pours reddish brown with a thin tan head and a light treacle aroma. There is a modest caramel malt flavor with a hint of dark fruit and a dry slightly bitter finish.
Hansen (8202) - Assentoft, DENMARK - SEP 25, 2005
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Sampled by friends who brought it from US. An ok ale, ruby colour, medium head. Corn-flakes flavor, bitter finish.
bb (7986) - Alamo, California, USA - AUG 1, 2005
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft. Copper color with an off-white head. Light aroma - some malt. Malty flavor with some toffee and low fruitiness - plum/date. Fairly rich flavor.
BMan1113VR (7914) - Los Angeles, California, USA - JUN 17, 2008
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at Universal City location. Aroma of currants, some alcohol, a bit of caramel and maybe some smoke or scotch. Pours with an off-white head with some lacing over an amber body. Taste is of soggy malts. Its too fizzy and a bit harsh.
Ibrew2or3 (7910) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - NOV 2, 2006
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Columbia Street brewery. Clear copper to red color with lasting off white head. Almost no aroma. Really tasty sweet malt flavor of caramel malts with some toffee notes. A bit of bitterness rounds out the flavor.
djd07 (7872) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUL 1, 2012
3.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at San Diego Airport bar. Pours a clear copper with a small white head leaving spotty lacing. The aroma is raisin malt and toffee. Medium mouthfeel with a rich malt and caramel. Easy to drink a very good Irish ale from Karl Strauss.
blipp (7775) - San Diego, California, USA - AUG 24, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pours deep amber red with a beige head. Malty sweet aroma, with toffee, and a hint of dark fruits. The flavor has sweet caramel malt, light toast, toffee, and light dark fruits. Not bad.
CaptainCougar (7133) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - MAR 21, 2003
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Medium copper red color with minimal head. Sweet caramel malt body with decent palate, but a bland finish. Your standard "red ale".
AmEricanbrew (6607) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - DEC 4, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Brilliant copper/red with a tight tan head. Sweet toasted caramel aroma. Medium body. Decent spicy toasted caramel flavors are easy on the palate. Not too bad.
Sledutah (6539) - Utah, USA - OCT 14, 2010
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at La Jolla brewpub
Appearance: Clear reddish amber with a medium sized beige head and lots of lacing left in the glass
Aroma: Caramel and nutty
Taste: Sweet malts, caramel and nutty