mR_fr0g (5253) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 20, 2010
1 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 3/20
Amber colour, short lived head. Slightly malty metalic taste, Typical English bitter. Boring!
Konadrinker (31) - Florida, USA - JUN 8, 2010
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
355ml poured into a pint glass.
A- Clear red with a frothy 2 finger head that diminished fairly quick and left a nice cap.
S- Malt with a hint of grain and chocolate, a little sicy hops aroma and a slight musty smell.
T- Smooth malt with a moderately bitter finish.
M - Creamy/oily with soft carbonation.
D- A very sessionable ale, would be no problem to drink this all evening.
mumblesmcgee (3) - North Bend, Oregon, USA - JUN 2, 2010 does not count
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
A great beer with a complex malt flavor and subdued hops. For me, this could turn into a great session beer.
PlainsDrifter (83) - Adelphi, Maryland, USA - MAY 24, 2010
1.6 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 6/20
This is not a good beer. Pours amber, light white head. Skunky, metallic aroma, bitter finish. I will not get this beer again, unless I forget how bad it is.
Hopper (827) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - MAY 7, 2010
1.5 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 5/20
Clear glass bottle-Why? When I opened this beer I wanted to know where the weed was that I smelled. I was looking around my house thinking why does it smell like weed. Oh itís the beer and it is skunky, very skunky. Well it poured an auburn color with a small fading head. Moderate carbonation. The taste was sweet, caramel, and skunk. If the brewers know clear glass bottles will get the beer light struck then why do they continue to use them. I mean this is 2010 people its not like we do not know any better. So this review is for the beer that is sold on the shelf that is skunked. Thatís what they are selling to consumers, right.
punkska101 (1206) - Chambly, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 7, 2010
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
10.05.01 bottle shared , clear brown soft carb. no head. A:soft caramel T:low bitterness and sweet fruity. Finish clean well made
Hermod (4049) - Vantaa, FINLAND - MAR 22, 2010
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
50cl bottle, local store. Pours nut/reddish color with thin beige head. Aroma is kinda sweet malty and toffee. Flavor is the same as aroma, ends slightly bitter. Quite smooth palate.
uilliacc (20) - Texas, USA - FEB 11, 2010
0.7 AROMA 1/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 1/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 1/20
Aroma is skunky, taste is a coppery unpleasant sweetness like aspartame color was interesting at first but after tasting I suspected rusted pipes... I couldnít finish this beer...
chandler0201 (649) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - DEC 10, 2009
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Citrus notes in the aroma, flavor is typical amber ale, bitter but semi sweet. Decent beer but would not want more than one of these.
nhamilton (104) - Cibolo, Texas, USA - NOV 26, 2009
2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
It almost looks like a malt whiskey rather than a beer with itís reddish color. Pours to a small, tan colored head that fades quickly. Has a squeemish taste about it, like it wants to be really great but isnít sure about itself. Slight bitterness as you would expect with an ale, but goes down smooth enough without an aftertaste.