Ratman197 (11500) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - DEC 2, 2007
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On cask @ Pints Pub poured a clear copper with a small lastin g amber head. Aromas of carmel, spice, earthiness, toffee, light brown sugar, light fruitiness and a hint of pine. Palate was light to medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of earthiness, carmel, toffee and a hint of pine with a smooth lingering Bitter/earthy finish.
GregMB (8) - USA - OCT 26, 2007 does not count
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask at the pub. Amber beer with light carbonation. Served at around room temperature, sweet finish, wouldn’t get a full pint of this, but a great taster/half pint
AleDrinker (1089) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - OCT 15, 2007
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask ale. Pretty smooth with a mild bitterness. An english style IPA. Smooth going down with a clean finish. Supplemented the hot wings nicely.
Braudog (6040) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - OCT 12, 2007
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask at the brewpub. Reddish amber with but a watery, bubbly head. The hoppiness in this room-temperature serving comes over with a tea-like essence, sweet and caramel. Decent. (#3129, 10/10/2007)
hopdog (10105) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 9, 2006
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at the Pints Brew Pub [1/2 pint glass]. Cask. Poured a medium amber color with a small sized off white head. Aromas and tastes of fruity, light pine, and oranges. Medium caramel sweetness in the taste as well. Lacing left on the glass.
harlequinn (2744) - Tacoma, Washington, USA - JUL 19, 2006
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Opens up with a very nice fruity aroma, some biscuity maltiness covered in fruity jam. Fragrant floral and grassy hop notes. Earth flavors with a bit of caramel malt. Decent lighter styled IPA.
DJMonarch (9165) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAR 15, 2006
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: AUG 25, 2009 1. Cask Handpump at the Pints Pub Brewery & Freehouse, Denver 30/09/2005
Amber coloured hoppy and very dry on the palate. Bitter lasting finish.
2. Cask Handpump at the Pints Pub Brewery & Freehouse, Denver 11/10/2008
Hoppy aroma. Bronze coloured fruity hoppy and smooth on the palate. Some bitterness and dryness in a crisp malt finish.
MrRomero (1976) - Nolanville, USA - OCT 14, 2005
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
At the brewery: hand pumped. Poured orange/brown. Slight fizzy hand pumped head. Buttery nose with a bit of vinegar. Flavor is slightly less diacetyl than the nose with a touch of fruit and hops. Low carbonation of course. Decent body.
Oakes (13601) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 10, 2005
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bright copper with a loose head. Earthy-caramelly aroma with light diacetyl. Very caramelly flavour with a woody finish. A little slick in the mouthfeel, with a pleasing earthy bitterness. Lots of diacetyl, though.
Kevin (2158) - New Mexico, USA - OCT 8, 2005
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
mahogany pour, light head. very light citrus aroma. buttery flavor with a hidden sweetness that emerges to compliment the easy hop flavor. a touch woody in the finish, nice citrus and grass hop undertones, very light ipa. an easy drinker that won’t scare anyone away.