RateBeer
overall
98
97
style

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 993   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 73   EST. CALORIES: 264   ABV: 8.8%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Another Big Sister of the Little Sumpin’ Sumpin’ Ale…. Loads of Malted Wheat for a Curious Malt Foundation and a Light Color, But Our Belgian Yeast Leaves a Huge Flavor and Complexishness.


PushermanK6's rating

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
PushermanK6 (4) - Medford, Oregon, USA - OCT 14, 2012
Medium sweetness, medium bitterness, medium to almost full body. Creamy, somewhat sticky mouthfeel. Lingering, mildly bitter aftertaste with a rebirth a tart towards the end.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
johnnymusky (266) - Minnesota, USA - OCT 30, 2014
Great brewery love all their beers...this one has a good malt hops balance....alcohol is hidden very well.......

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RussianDragon (503) - - OCT 27, 2014
12 oz bottle. Pours a clear dark golden with lasting white head and moderate lacing. Aroma is sweet with saison funk, floral tropical fruit (banana, pineapple), hops and fresh cut grass. Flavor is same with sweet Belgian yeast in the finish, along with mild spice complexity. Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, funky sweet finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bnoel09 (439) - Elk Grove, California, USA - OCT 25, 2014
Poured from the 12 oz. bottle into a shaker glass. Light amber color with a generous white frothy head. Aroma is a strong dose of resinous hops with some spiciness from the Belgian yeast in the background. Flavor is lightly sweet and has some lighter malt notes that transition into some resinous hop notes and peppery spice towards the finish. Medium bodied and pretty smooth for the ABV. Overall this is quite good, just a little more mild mannered than I remember.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
fitwitchik (355) - USA - OCT 23, 2014
Poured from a bottle into a pint Lagunias glass deep golden with a nice white head. Aroma says Belgium pine trees. Flavor is sweet bitterness quite delicious. A seasonal I seek out like a moth to a flame. Like. A lot.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
lhns03 (80) - Denver, Colorado, USA - OCT 23, 2014
Pours a lightly hazed golden with rocky egg shell head. Aroma’s are wheat, hay, yeast, dough, peppery hops, minor lemon citrus and just a hint of funk. Taste is rich and spicy with a lingering barnyard funk. Mouthfeel is edgy and spicy up front then full-bodied on the finish. Overall solid but not game-changing.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
queenholly (2988) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - OCT 19, 2014
Bottle. Sweet malty, earthy citrus hops, and Belgian yeast aroma. Clear brassy gold with a large white head. Musty grassy citrus hops, Belgian yeast, citrus peel, and sweet malty flavor. Medium body, moderate carbonation.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Shinskyweiser (39) - - OCT 18, 2014
Pours a hazy and deep dark red. Smells ridiculously resinous and sweet, almost like a candied hop aroma. Dark bitter cherry,with a hint of chocolate , dankness and a dry woody finish. The bitterness lingers for a while. Awesome red IPA!

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
pjf6387 (2) - - OCT 11, 2014 does not count
Strong citrus finish, heavy initial kick. Minimal head, poured from 12oz. bottle.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kyzr (1153) - Belgrade, Montana, USA - OCT 11, 2014
Pour of gold and good white frothy head. Nice citrus nose with hints of Belgian yeast. Hops are punchy up front, but nice balance of malt with that yeast on the finish.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
liquidhedonism (94) - Beaverton, Oregon, USA - OCT 9, 2014
12 oz bottle from John’s Marketplace in Portland, OR. Aroma is citrusy, grassy, and fruity, with hints of banana, lime, and licorice. Mouthfeel and taste begins creamy and sweet, and finishes sweet, bitter and slightly tangy/sour. I liked the balance between the maltiness and hoppiness, and also how the malt and hops went a long way toward smoothing out the Belgian yeast flavor. I didn’t particularly care for the tangy finish, but this is still an excellent beer!


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 100


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50