raymundo00 (19) - - MAY 15, 2012
2.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Not as much mouth coating as I’d like. Could use a little more carbonation, but its from a keg. Enjoyable. A good session beer.
nuplastikk (5612) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 28, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at Lafayette. Amber orange tan body. Filtered pretty straightforward amber steam beer. Not bad, but pretty boring.
kaser (5204) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 16, 2015
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark orange with white head. Bitter and earthy with a kick to it. Decent for the style I guess. Had this poured from draft as part of a sampler at Lafayette Brewing Co.
kjc51478 (441) - Valparaiso, Indiana, USA - FEB 12, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught pint from brewery. Appearance is hazy orange color with light, off-white head. Aroma is cereal and herbal. Taste is similar with doughy cereal malts, herbal and floral hop bitterness. Palate is medium bodied, average carbonation, slightly watery texture, dry finish.
queenholly (3609) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - SEP 9, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft sample @ Ft. Wayne Oktobeerfest. Sweet earthy fruity hops and caramel malt aroma. Hazy amber with a small off-white head. Earthy fruity hops and biscuity caramel malt flavor. Medium body, soft carbonation.
Patrickctenchi (5717) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - MAY 2, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours clear amber...with a good sized, off-white head.
Aroma is dark, baked bread, fruit.
Taste is caramel, fruit.
BrewDad (5328) - Olympia, Washington, USA - JUL 21, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Beer Bloggers Conference 2012
Golden in color, clear with a thin head. Easy drinking California Common.
shrubber85 (9999) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - SEP 7, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Toffee malt and cherry/apple/citrus aroma. Cloudy amber color with large head. Sweet toffee malt and moderately bitter herbal hops/quinine flavor. Pretty good.
Ratman197 (12680) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUL 23, 2011
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle poured a clear amber with a small anber head. Aromas of bread, light carmel and light fruittiness. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of bread, carmel and light fruittiness with a crisp dry finish.
Beerowulf (83) - , Indiana, USA - MAR 10, 2011
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle into lager glass. Pours cloudy amber with 1 finger head. Maltyat first and good, sour finish. Not familiar with the California Common style but like it alot. Worth buying in a sixer if available.