SHIG (4385) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - APR 24, 2016
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft: Poured a golden with a tinted off white head. Aroma is hoppy. Taste is hops with grain and malt backbone.
adnielsen (10445) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - APR 19, 2016
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
On tap @ the brewpub during RateBeer weekend. Clear yellow appearance with a white head. Weak aroma with some pine and mild orange-citrus. Watery, thin, and bland flavor as well. There is some cereal and lemon in the mouth.
PriorL (3069) - Gent, BELGIUM - MAR 4, 2016
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Sample at Delirium Brussels, shared with Mathieu87.
APPEARANCE: light clouded blond beer.
NOSE: sweet, sugar, somewhat hoppy.
TASTE: quite sweet, fruity, slightly hoppy.
77ships (7432) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - FEB 25, 2016
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sampled draft @ Delirium Hoppy Loft. Lightly hazy orange, off-white head. Nose is sweet honey, sugar, caramel, chestnuts. Taste is big honey & sugar sweetness, very sweet, caramel, marzipan, honey, flower, plaster. Milky honey body. Really excessively sweet & sugary. Don’t really get the sweetness or where it is coming from.
Dervock (889) - AUSTRALIA - FEB 19, 2016
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle - pours orange with white head. Aroma is malt, herb, hops, bit of caramel too. Taste is sweet malt up front then a herby hop finish. Palate light to medium.
JulienHuxley (5522) - Trois-Rivières, Quebec, CANADA - JAN 30, 2016
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Sample on tap at the brewpub. Clear gold pour thin white head. Aroma is hoppy, very bready, biscuity malt, leafy hop. Taste is bready, light grassy notes, citrusy hop. Palate is med-light bodied. OK.
Lagerboy (1880) - British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 15, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bomber. Clear medium copper, mostly fading off-white foam. Aroma of C-malt and herbal citric hop. Taste is sweet fruity caramel malt, lightly bitter herbal citrus hop. Average carbonation, light-medium bodied, moderately hopped. LBW (Lagerboys Be Wary)
nihtila (2746) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 7, 2015
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at Appellation Wines. Pours cloudy amber with creamy head. Nose is orange, caramel sweetness, Taste is fruits, orange, caramel, creamy. Quite nice.
allmyvinyl (9222) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 4, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
650ml bottle from Appellation Wines. Pours hazy golden amber with a thick off-white head. Aromas of orange, caramel, malt. Taste is more bitter orange, rich, full bodied. Creamy texture, bitter finish.
AshtonMcCobb (5036) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 29, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Appellation Wines.
Appearance - golden amber wth a big fluffy head.
Nose - orange barley sugar sweets. Tomato plant.
Taste - more of the same. Orange and slightly bitter.
Palate - light to medium bodied with a creamy texture and a nice dry finish.
Overall - a nicely balanced pale ale.