DCLawyer (2430) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - OCT 27, 2012
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft at brewery. Pours a medium brown/red. Aroma is hops and bitter citrus. Taste is prominent grapefruit over pine. Pleasant, but not great.
GT (9918) - Oceanside, California, USA - OCT 6, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap at Mad Fox. Pours a cloudy, deeper red. Yellowish head. Fruity cherry and herbal nose. Taste is sharply bitter to the max with heavy spruce tip and pine needles. Overly sweeten tea in back end. Sugary, coating, artificial palate.
nimbleprop (7088) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 3, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
10oz goblet at the brew pub. Translucent, brick red with some spitty, white head. Nose is a balance of sweet malt, cracker, light brown sugar and citrus hops, lemon, light pine, some tangerine. Malty, bitter flavor, pine resin, grapefruit, brown sugar, malt. Big, sticky finish.
argo0 (12921) - Washington DC, USA - SEP 5, 2012
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft. Opaque medium body, small beige head. Aroma is moderately sweet, pine/pineapple, grapefruit, some prune. Taste is moderately sweet, grapefruit, pine, raisin, caramel. Sticky medium-full body, light alcohol burn.
Thorpe429 (5016) - , Illinois, USA - AUG 29, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
On cask at Mad Fox. Cask. Flavor has an initial hoppy kick behind some amber malt and a bit of bread. Quite bitter and a bit boozy. Medium body.