Ibrew2or3 (6998) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - JUN 6, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Big thanks to my sister, ratebeerís 15_2_Kuhnhenn, for sending me this. The 12oz bottle pours with a clear copper body that supports a weak near white head. The aroma offers up sugar sweet Belgian yeast, ripe red apples, booze and sugar coated lime peel and then a bit more booze at the end of the draw. The taste starts smooth and sweet and then it moves into Belgian yeasty spicy notes and then a mix of red apples and raisins. To midway a sugary malt covered lime like citrus hop note comes to the surface. This is a nice sipper.
milewide (1547) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAY 23, 2013
3.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
$7.99/12 oz. was too expensive! Kuhnhenn beers are too pricey, even in their home state of MI. Slightly cloudy light amber. Modest head. Solid body. Little aroma and little Belgian yeast influence. Simcoe taste was enjoyable. Little hop bitterness.
walleye (1067) - Sterling Heights, Michigan, USA - MAY 17, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
From the bottle. Poured a nice honey amber with no head. aroma honey, bananas, yeast, citrus, hint of pineapple and mango ,some alcohol .Flavor, lemon, bubblegum, honey, and the pineapple, got very little alcohol they know how to hide that so it doesnít dominate. GOOD BEER
HonkeyBra (3443) - Lemont, Illinois, USA - MAY 11, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
12 oz. bottle. Deep amber pout with a small white head. Aroma of big hops, pine, citrus, lots of pineapple. Strong belgian yeast notes. Some banana and clove notes. Flavor is hoppy, nice strong spine notes complimented by banana and clove. Interesting beer, sure, Iím digging this. Medium bodied, strong hoppy finish.
BeerandBlues2 (9903) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - APR 28, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle received via trade with FlandersNed. Pours clear mahogany with a small, fizzy white head, short retention with spare to no lacing. Aroma is banana, pear, and apple esters with cookie and toast malt, light earthy hops and slight peppery alcohol notes. Flavor is Belgian yeast spices, peppery alcohol, sweet malt, light hops and bitterness, candied fruits, and a sweet finish. Full body and medium carbonation.
Pailhead (4932) - Brownstown, Michigan, USA - APR 27, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle: The aroma consists of bubblegum, banana, citrus, and light metallic notes. It pours a transparent amber with a small white head that leaves quickly fades to a thin film. Thereís some thin webbing left on the sides of the glass. The flavor starts with banana, residual sugar, and light citrus. The finish has moderate-heavy bubblegum with some light spiciness. Itís full bodied with mild carbonation and somewhat sticky mouthfeel. Overall, itís a little too much on the sweet side for my preferences.
Michbeerlover (140) - - APR 26, 2013
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours a cloudy orangish brown with no head. Not picking up any aroma at all, maybe slight wet dog, Belgium wet dog since it has Belgium yeast.....Now getting some slight apple spice on the nose. Absolutely no trace of alcohol in the nose or taste. Amazing for 11.5%. Taste is somewhat better than the aroma. Some slight spice, but not much else. I don't know what to make of this one. I thought I was buying the regular Simcoe Silly, which is a great beer. This is the "sillier" version and it's kind of blah. Kudos for no trace of alcohol at over 11% though.
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Chipalsa (1310) - Florida, USA - APR 14, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Shared by OmegaX. This brew was big and full of flavor - not so much that you would think 11.25% though. The taste was full of honey, yeast and some dank hops all about. Not bad at all - and went down smooth as well.
OmegaX (1275) - Florida, USA - APR 14, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Thanks, Jason, for the trade. Aroma is big citrus and tropical fruit with some alcohol, candy notes, Belgian Yeast and some honey notes. Flavor is pretty consistent with not much of an alcohol flavor for the surprising ABV. Sweet and hoppy.
tdoyledesign (178) - Michigan, USA - MAR 29, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours a hazy orange with a thin head and little lacing. Smells of strong citrus and pineapple with a hint of bubblegum, just like the description claimed. Taste doesnít back up the aroma. Its good, with a good mix of Belgian and American Ale combo. Palate is a little flat but leaves a strong hop flavor in your mouth for long afterwards. Good beer.