wheresyourball (369) - El Cajon, California, USA - NOV 14, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Oak Creek. Pours clear yellow with a small white head. Nose is citrus, caramel, malt. Flavor is balanced malt and hops, but not much else going on. Light bodied.
DiarmaidBHK (3062) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 18, 2013
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle from AJ’s Fine Foods Scottsdale. Pours golden with a very thin white head. not much on the nose. kind of grassy sweet on the tongue. Not getting much bitterness or interesting hop flavor. It’s kind of flaccid and limp.
JBoan (167) - Arizona, USA - SEP 17, 2013
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap @ brewery in Sedona. Pours very clear golden yellowish amber with decent white head. Aroma is grapefruit, orange zest, sweet malts, earthy herbs and hops. Taste is sweet malt, hops, citrus and floral notes. Medium thin bodied brew with plenty of carbonation. Not great.
Livendadream (53) - New Mexico, USA - AUG 24, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Blt pours clear light amber color with some small particles. Thick off white head that lingers. Lots if lacing. Smells of candy, pine and citrus. Tastes of sweet caramel but not to sweet and bitter citrus hops Medium body with a creamy mouthfeel, lively carbonation and dry finish. Well balanced beer with a clean smooth taste. I feel this is oak creeks best beer i have had yet.
Meilby (5523) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 18, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught @ Oak Creek Pub and Grill, Sedona, AZ
Pours clear deep golden with a white head. Aroma has notes of malt, citrus, grape, pine and orange. Taste is medium sweet and medium bitter with a caramel and fruity finish. Body is medium, texture is thin to oily, carbonation is soft.
Geokkjer (4991) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 18, 2013
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at the brewpub. Pours golden with an off white head. Aroma of pine, some citrus, malt and flour. Flavor is sweet and fruity with some caramel, pine, flour and mint. Medium body, average carbonation.
yngwie (11749) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 18, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at the brewpub. Pours a clear golden body under a dense off-white head. Pine cones and citrus on the nose, malty hints too. A bit thin on the palate, smooth and semi-dry, with a good bitterness. Pine cones, citrus peel and oranges in the flavor. Long bitter finish. A very decent pale ale. 130818
Beergeek23322 (1673) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - JUL 24, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
December 2011. Sampled at the restaurant in Sonoma. Golden color with a white head. Hoppy aromas with pine, malt and caramel. A bit of citrus shows through. Not bad.
ads135 (2330) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - JUL 10, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Citrus and pine. Bitter with a caramelly sweet body. Medium body with an overall mild character.
chinchill (1012) - South Carolina, USA - MAY 31, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Brewery & Grill in Sedona.
Crystal clear amber color with a white head of modest size and moderate duration. Very little lacing.
Aroma: sweet malts and mostly citrus hops.
Flavor: surprisingly hoppy (Centennial and Cascade hops).from mildly sweet start to the mildly bitter finish.
Nice medium body; perhaps a bit light in carbonation; quite dry.
O: exceptional and recommended. .