Travlr (21421) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - AUG 18, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
33 cl bottle. Dark amber color, small white head. Aroma of freshly cut grass. Taste id bitter throughout, with a touch of citrus. Not bad.
Ratman197 (13260) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - SEP 9, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle poured a clear golden amber with a small lingering ivory head. Aromas of carmel, earthiness, light citrus and light pine. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a smooth dry finish. Flavors of carmel, earthiness, fruittiness and light pine with a smooth dry bitter lingering earthy finish.
argo0 (13231) - Washington DC, USA - OCT 20, 2009
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
12oz bottle. Small off-white head atop lightly hazed body. Aroma is medium sweet, orange, bread, light caramel. Taste is moderately sweet, pine, earthy, some caramel/bread, light booziness. Medium body, some resin. Wholly underwhelming.
Lubiere (12878) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 28, 2012
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
A murky hazed dark amber IPA with a thin off white head. In aroma, a nice earthy biscuitty malt with resinous floral hops, with some catnip notes and light spruce notes. In mouth, a smooth herbaceous biscuit malt, with grassy and floral hops, attenuated with age, but still very solid. Bottle more than a year old.
bu11zeye (12717) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - AUG 16, 2009
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(12oz bottle) Pours a clear golden body with a spare off-white head. Aroma of toasted grain, grass, earth, and caramel. Flavor of hops (citrus, pineapple, grass), toasted grain, and caramel malt.
jcwattsrugger (12185) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - NOV 8, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
12oz bottle-thanks decaturstevo for sharing-pours a light tan head and copper color. Aroma is pine/resin hop, some medium malt. Taste is pine/resin/coppery/perfumy hop bite, slight medium malt-caramel. Lots of carbonation.
BeerandBlues2 (12100) - Escondido, California, USA - OCT 4, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pours clear amber with a small, frothy cream colored head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is heavy malt (straw, cookie, bread), heavy hops (pine, citrus, floral), average esters (dried fruit) with notes of pineapple. Flavor is heavy malt (bread, straw, caramel), heavy hops (pine, citrus, floral), average esters (dried fruit) with notes of alcohol and pineapple. Medium body, warmth, and carbonation, low creaminess and a dry and biting finish.
hopdog (11522) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 30, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
12oz bottle. Deeper golden pour with an averaged sized off white head. Aromas of toasted grains, floral hops, citrus, and a some caramel. Tastes of caramel, citrus, pine, and a lighter fruitiness. Lighter alcohol in the finish.
Dogbrick (11477) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUL 6, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
This beer is a clear dark amber color with a medium off-white head that dissipates slowly. Short strings of lacing on the glass. Aroma of caramel malt and hops. Medium-bodied with flavors of bready malt, caramel and piney hops. The finish is moderately bitter with a short hoppy aftertaste. Slightly above average overall.
crossovert (11345) - Illinois, USA - MAR 8, 2011
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Got it well after its original release, odd hop choices, dominating malt, this is about as low as DIPA quality goes, but it was drinkable at least, moreso than say a GUBNA.