dmac (3538) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - OCT 12, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle shared at jcwatts going back to FL tasting. Poured a mostly clear super light amber with a smaller foamy white head. Aroma of honey, sweetness, toast, sweeet citrus pulp. touch of soap. Body is a bit on the dry side with stronger carbonation and a touch of heat for the low ABV. Flavor of dry grapefruit rind, dry toast, alcohol and citrus friut. Meh.
DrSilverworm (4106) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - NOV 1, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
22oz bottle, shared by danielcoor. Batch 126. Totally hazy golden orange color. Very big, bubbly, airy off-white head. Orange, light spice in the nose. Kind of caramelly malty in the flavor, light sweet. Light spice. Soft carbonation, bigger body, more dry finish. Overall, alright summer ale. Carbonation is a little bit soft, nose is better than the flavor, flavor is a little gutty and vegetal. I hoped for more. I think this bottle may have gone awry.
b3shine (3576) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - OCT 24, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
750 ml bottle to taster (shared by DanielCoor). Looks solid; a hazy golden orange with AMPLE white head. Smells somewhat hoppy with a big, boozy pale malt backbone. Tastes like it smells, only milder, with an average mouthfeel. Alright.
jmohno (968) - Iowa, USA - SEP 16, 2013
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
This is belgiany and overcarbonated. Infected?
Cloudy yellow pour,half glass of head,strong carbonation. Alot of orange fruit aroma and that typical belgian fruit aroma from yeast.
Mouthfull of foamy and belgiany fruity with sweet malt. Another year or two and maybe this would have been vinegar,or blow up first? citrusy finish. Citrusy belgiany beer,not getting the english in this.
Quasimodo (217) - chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 7, 2012
2.7 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
A very cloudy blonde ale. I get mostly cat pee and sulfur in the nose with faint white grape and citrus. Ok, so itís not a very good beer to sniff. It tastes better than it smells, but I canít say I enjoyed it. Some white grape and orange comes through in the flavor with a mild sweetness. Low bitterness. Boring malt profile. I donít see myself buying this again.
joeneugs (2616) - Livermore, California, USA - JUL 10, 2013
2.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
22 oz bottle from my summer secret Santa. Thanks HonkeyBra! It pours a very cloudy orange color with a white head. The aroma is a bit stale (this one unfortunately sat in 100 degree heat for a couple days) with some big orange, bread and herbal notes. The flavor is orange, bread and not much else. Stale malts and estery yeast. I feel bad rating this one because the bottle was obviously abused in its trek my way, but I feel itís fair since the bottle itself is not that old. Pretty disappointing.
madmitch76 (12241) - , Essex, ENGLAND - SEP 9, 2013
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
9th January 2013
Hazy amber beer with a tidy off white head. Palate is semi dry and crispy. Minerals and a trace of spice to start. A little orange and peach. Malt turns a little papery. Semi dry finish. Mild bitter linger. Messy and disjointed. A rare Pipeworks fail.