Leighton (13853) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 26, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: JUL 11, 2013 Bottle at home in London - picked up at the brewery. Pours lightly hazed gold with a creamy, off-white head. Nose holds pine needles, semi-ripe orange, some grapefruit. Medium sweet flavor, some sticky citrus fruits, a bit of randy bitterness, some pine needles. Medium bodied with fine carbonation. Mild sticky and resinous pine in the ending, pithy citrus, orange, tangerine and grapefruit, moderately sweet pale malts, faint grass. A very solid, very drinkable IPA.
jackl (5613) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - MAY 25, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: MAY 31, 2013 Bottle at the brewery. Light amber tight head. Nose is strong pine wood, lemon must, a bit of skunk and underarm. The taste is pine wood, resin. Light lemon, a bit of cake. Light body, soft. Very nice.