on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 234   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36/5   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
Using dandelion greens to bitter a Belgian-style ale blossomed from our brewers collaborating with Red Rock Brewing. This being our sixth interpretation together since 2008, expect a wonderfully complex ale fermented with wild Belgian yeast and blended with just a touch of wood-aged beer. Bitterness imparted from dandelion greens and grains of paradise will have you blowing wishes for sips.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bluejacket74 (1830) - Reynoldsburg, Ohio, USA - JUL 3, 2014
22 ounce bottle, says Best Enjoyed by May 2014. Guess this was in my fridge longer than I thought. Served in a DFH Signature glass, the beer pours a hazy dark golden/orange color with about an inch off-white head. Head retention and lacing are both good. It smells like peaches, herbs/earthiness, white grapes/wine, citrus, and some bready malt. Taste is similar to the aroma, but with the addition of a bit of clove and grassiness. It’s fruity, tart and bitter. Mouthfeel/body is medium, it’s a bit coating and has a good amount of carbonation. I thought this was a good brew, I liked it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Nik925 (786) - USA - JUN 29, 2014
Not too much aroma. Beautiful head, but a bit of chill haze. Nice bitter. Working through the add-ons tastes, the peach juice is present and nice balance - very minimal added sweetness, just flavor. Very light on wood agedness. Grains of Paradise and dandelion greens - not familiar with them in the brew, but there are some interesting tastes going on - I’m good with crediting them, or just great hop choices. Nicely done. Could almost fall under "fruit beer" more than Belgian.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rlgk (18199) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 28, 2014
Bottle at Babajan, Stockholm. Clear golden beer with a decent offwhite head. Hoppy floral aroma, grassy, hay, citrus, peach, citrus, some grapefruit. Hoppy floral flavor, grassy, hay, dandelions, peach, herbal notes. Decent beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nearbeer (4879) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JUN 22, 2014
12 oz. on tap. Cloudy golden with a lasting film of foam. Smell is mild funk, white grape, resin and herb. Taste is pear, grape and a touch of funky bubblegum. Finish is bitterish wheat flour and green herb. Medium body has medium-high carbonation and finishes bitter and dry.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
nick76 (4379) - Tampa, Florida, USA - JUN 13, 2014
The aroma is alcoholic and floral with yeast and fruit. The appearance is hazy gold. The taste is like the aroma. The palate is smooth. Overall a strange beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Palidor19 (3164) - Brandon, Florida, USA - JUN 13, 2014
It's very different than other beers. It's a tart quality with a potent carbonated punch. Pours cleans yellow but loaded with flavor. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
JDBaker11058 (1935) - Maryland, USA - MAY 25, 2014
Appearance: clear light orange, with a scant, bubbly near-white head, no lacing, slightly syrupy legs. Aroma: mandarin orange, green tea, vegetal/floral notes, hint of honey cough drop. Taste: grassy and marmalade-y, sweet clover, herb garden, coriander, yeast. Finish: lingering syrupy sweetness, hint of tart, lactic wood, lasting vegetal. Notes: Not for me. Overly sweet, herbal, and weird.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ketchepillar (1184) - Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA - MAY 23, 2014
On tap at gecko's. Light, a little tart, refreshing. Something is a little weird about it, but it's minor. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jdb288 (584) - Robbinsville, New Jersey, USA - MAY 7, 2014
Bottle. Pours hazy pale yellow with a bit of white head. Aroma is vibrant, floral, slightly woody. Taste is bright mix of floral sweetness, some subtle, grassy hops, spicy belgian yeast notes. Interesting and complex mixture but it definitely works for me. One of the favorites of our bottleshare.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ryecatcher (1348) - Bridgeport, Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 3, 2014
Bomber. Pours a murky, burnt orange, smallish white head with average retention and lacing. Nose is a bit of funk with somewet cardboard. Mouth is medium bodied, more tart than anything else (not getting really any sweetness at all), fruity yeast, grassy, some bread dough, drinks more like a sour than any of the reviews I’ve read on here (not getting any peaches or sweetness at least) the bitterness is there but there is also this odd prickly tingly sensation at the finish like my tongue is falling asleep. After reading up, I had high hopes for an interesting brew, but now that I’m drinking it, I gotta say that while it’s not terrible, I am a bit disappointed.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1 2  3  4 5 6 » 24

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50