OOKPIKABLE (86) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 15, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Irene’s Pub, Ottawa. Pours amber. Aroma of floral hops with a coniferous note or two. Taste is of the same with a long aftertaste. An old fave.
Hidden_Pooch (304) - Stratford, Prince Edward Island, CANADA - MAY 28, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. This reminds me more of a brown ale rather than a pale ale. Has a strong malty backbone of nuts, caramel, and toffees. I don’t notice much hop flavour, but it is a good amount of bitterness from the malt buffet. A good hearty pale ale.
cmacklin (259) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 26, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
341 ml bottle. Pours a reddish amber colour with a medium sized off-white head. Sweet aroma of malt, caramel and hops. Flavour matches aroma, but with a dry, bitter hop finish. Medium body, creamy texture with lively carbonation.
RhetoricalAns (247) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 17, 2014
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft. Nice dark amber pour with a medium white head. Malty aroma, bread. Taste is sweet, caramel, balanced nicely with some hops.
Bendrixian (1106) - Canadiana, Nova Scotia, CANADA - MAY 17, 2014
3.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Found nearly everywhere on tap in Toronto. Decent 5% beer. sort of hoppy but not too much. it is a decent session beer. Sometimes it seems like this is the only craft beer on tap at alot of places.
sic1314 (3277) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - MAY 14, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Poured clear reddish amber with a frothy tan head. Aroma of softly sweet dark fruit and caramel malt. Medium body, flavour as the aroma. Decent session ale.
gildnerk (132) - Düsseldorf, GERMANY - APR 29, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap. Dark golden-brown in colour with a thin white head. Aromas of sweet malts, grapefruit and some brown sugar. Nice hoppy nose with a decent bitter body and some bittersweet notes in the aftertaste. Well carbonated. Well-balanced, enjoyable ale.
rcasta (832) - EL SALVADOR - MAR 31, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
en el loose moose bar de toronto, frente al CN tower con una banda que tocaba musica de los 90s - coolness
biirusaikou (651) - - MAR 24, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Nice citrus nose. Caramel malt, bitter grapefruit, hoppy bitter finish. Pleasant citrus APA, well crafted and quite smooth. A nice treat while connecting at Toronto airport :)
imaragingbull (570) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - MAR 22, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
bottle. pours clear ruby copper orange with well retained light tan head. aromas of grains and big biscuit, nutty malts, light toffee and hints of citrusy grassy hop character. Hints of a musty, bread-like yeast character. Medium toffee malt forward body, light chocolate present, medium carbonation, chocolate toffee nuts linger through the crisp and lightly sweet nutty malt finish. Piney resinous Bitterness balanced with the nutty toffee grainy malt body, lingering through. Clean bready yeast profile.