microdyke (360) - Portland, Oregon, USA - OCT 10, 2003
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
A dark amber and a white lacing head. A hop aroma with some malty notes. The flavor is hoppy and bitter up front with some pine notes as well. Some malt for balance.
AxeMaster221 (343) - Portland, Oregon, USA - SEP 1, 2003
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Pizza Oasis, Portland. Red , with a whitish head that diminished quickly. Nice malt/hop balance, and a smooth palate, front to back, with a bit of a hop finish.
beerguy101 (5244) - Newark, California, USA - OCT 26, 2002
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Red color. Malty and fairly hoppy. Nice flavor. Good balance. Mouthfeel is full and round. Finish is clean and crisp. Aftertaste is slightly bitter.