TheAlum (6373) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - APR 29, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
750 ml bottle shared at the Flossmoor Pre-Dark Lord Day event (Flossmoor, IL). Pours a deeper orange amber hue, well hazed, good orange glow throughout. A frothy whitish head atop dies to a film and laces ok. Aromas are pears and apples, sour slant with some lactic acidity, yogurt, and lemons. Gentle oak, straw, and graininess. More lacto hits the nostrils, some gentle crab apple, bready malts, and melon. Initial is lighter end of the fold, more dry and fizzy brett up front hits the palate, grass and hay, some funky horseblanket. Some bigger yogurt influence, lactic acidity is soft and yogurty. Some crab apple, sour pear and some banana. Yogurt, brett, and some dryness. A bit fizzy and dry, brett influence. Some gentle oak, sweeter tart fruit and good lactic element but brett dominates the palate for me. A bit sweet and cumbersome for me, a touch thick and not light and vibrant like I prefer.
Kinz (3527) - Glen Allen, Virginia, USA - APR 19, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Slutfest! I appreciated the extra notes given to me on this one. :) Medium gold. Slight sour aroma. Flavor is some funk, balanced pils malts. Pleasant.
thomashall (336) - New Hope, Minnesota, USA - APR 17, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Okay beer....not much sour flavor...more of a bitter taste. Decent color...can taste some orange peel with the bitter taste.
obguthr (4659) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - APR 14, 2013
3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Slutfest 2013: Sharp cheddar, whole lemon aroma. Cloudy amber, huge peach colored sticky head. Whole overripe lemon, DMS. Medium body. Not great.
Drake (10689) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - APR 13, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
750 mL bottle shared at Slutfest 4. Pours a
murky orange color with a large foamy tan head.
Good head retention. Aroma of stone fruits,
butter, pale malts, wood, earthy hops, honey.
The taste is strawberries, stone fruits, honey,
earth, nuts, herbal malts. Medium bodied,
excellent balance, slight tartness.
Emeister84 (1607) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - APR 13, 2013
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Apple, citrus fruit, light ginger, and fresh grassy hops. Hazy orange with a fully lasting, pillowy, white head. Dry, tart, funky, fruity, and yeasty. Light-medium body, fluffy carbonation, and with a fruity and earthy finish.
dreadnord (1013) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 5, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours golden orange with a thick white head. The nose is Brett earthy soil, lemon, leather and apples. The taste is high sweet and low bitter with only a hint of tart. This needs more time. The texture is like pop rocks. Way overcarbonated. The body is light and finish is long.
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
camborne (656) - Hopkins, Minnesota, USA - APR 4, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Ripe banana and other fruit nose. Sweet and sour palate. Lush fruit finish that’s long lasting. Nice
Ryborne (53) - - APR 4, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Fruity and thick takes some getting used to and stays on your tongue for a while. Definitely one and done per sitting but well worth it
unstablefable (227) - SCOTLAND - MAR 30, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Top blows off the top when u remove the metal top, golden colour with a little bit of haze, aroma is sharp grass, wood decomposing undergrowth. Taste is really wild yeast, classic Belgium spice, over ripe banana. Touch of sweet oak on the end, scary but nice