bhensonb (12968) - Woodland, California, USA - APR 4, 2011
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bomber from Taylor’s Market in Sacramento, CA. Pours a very, very dark mahogany with a foamy beige head. Smells of rough roast malt, sweet with a hint of chocolate, with some floral aspects. Med body with foamy carbonation. Flavor is roast malt with a light touch of chocolate. Hop seems to vary between citrus and pine. Kind of a rough, unsmooth finish. Which is ok, it adds character.
argo0 (12515) - Washington DC, USA - DEC 3, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
22oz bottle. Medium off-white head atop clear copper body. Aroma is moderately sweet, caramel, some bread, light earthy/orange. Taste is moderately sweet, caramel, some grapefruit/pine, bread. Medium body, some resin, acidity.
jtclockwork (11810) - , New Jersey, USA - AUG 3, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle thanks to John. Pours reddish amber with off white head. Nose/taste of birch and tree sap, resin, sea salt, pine, caramel malt and pineapple citrus. Medium body. Clean. Home run for the style.
Ratman197 (11784) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUN 16, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bomber poured a clear reddish amber wityh a small lingering amber head. Aromas of carmel, fruitiness and light tofe. Palte was light to medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of carmel, fruittiness and light tea with a smooth lingering fruity finish.
jcwattsrugger (11670) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - AUG 7, 2012
4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
22oz bottle-pours copper with a tight light tan head and trailing lace. Aroma is resin/pine, medium malt-caramel. Taste is resin/pine/citrus hops with some bite, medium malt-caramel.
Drake (11172) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - JUL 31, 2012
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bomber from Total Wine West Richmond, VA. Pours a clear copper color with a large frothy tan head. Good head retention.
Aroma of tinny, herbal and earthy hops with toasty caramel malts. The taste is citrus, candied citrus, raisin, faint toffee
and a bitter hop finish. Medium bodied, high carbonation. Nice beer.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - DEC 25, 2011
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Name: Immigration Red Ale
Date: July 04, 2011
Source: Total Wine, Vegas
Appearance: clear dark copper, pillowy beige head, layers of lace
Aroma: spicy aroma, nice bready character, balancing earthyness
Flavor: dry and earthy caramel malt flavor, lots of earthyness, balanced bitterness, long bitter finish
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 11/20
Score: ** /4
DuffMan (8318) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 24, 2012
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle. Nice deep copper amber with a very lively bubbly beige head. Caramel aroma with earthy nuances. Caramel flavour, a little bready, mildly bitter finish. Marred by over carbonation and a hard mouthfeel.
marcus (8010) - Sacramento, California, USA - APR 17, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Taylor’s Market, Sacramento. Pours reddish brown with a rich beige head and a toffee aroma. There is a slightly sour smoked malt flavor with a very dry bitter finish. Very well-balanced and drinkable.
slowrunner77 (7884) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 1, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
"i’d definitely call this an irish red before an amber ale. big flavor, spicy yeast, and quite hoppy for the style, though the malt is anything but an also ran. not my style, per se, but for what it is, quite good."