madmitch76 (20710) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAR 1, 2016
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
7th January 2016
Tasting at Mr Smith’s Skyflat. Lightly hazy gold beer, small pale cream colour head. Palate is airy, semi dry and has decent fine carbonation. Fluffy light malts, little creamy sweetness. Light hop spice with lesser touches of pine and orange. A modest bitterness runs throughout. Light dry finish. Very light and fluffy all round.
cgarvieuk (19732) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 19, 2016
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
bottle at home ... amber ... thin white lacing ... soft toffee fruit nose ... sherbery orange .. soft fruit .. light metalic fruit ... dry biscuity fruit ... piney toffee fruit
fiulijn (17990) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 29, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tasting at Matt’s
Hazy light amber color with small head. The aroma is nice, some malt and spicy yeast. Smooth mouthfeel, rather dry, nice spicy character, the hop has a good resiny and citrusy character.
Leighton (17210) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 7, 2016
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle shared in London - many thanks to Fergus. Pours unclear gold with a thick, fluffy off-white head. The aroma holds citrusy hops, peach, nectarine. Light to medium sweet flavor with dry pale bread, more peach and tangerine, light alcohol, pine, lemon rind. Light to medium bodied with average carbonation. Lightly warming on the finish, some resin, peach, tangerine. Very tasty APA.
rlgk (16549) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 11, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Public Beer & Wine Shop, Long Beach. Hazy golden beer with a nice lasting offwhite head. Hoppy peach and passion fruit flavor, pine, grapes, caramel notes, some pine apples, earthy notes. Hoppy peach and passion fruit flavor, caramel, earthy, tangerine, pine, some earthy notes. Fresh and well balanced with great fruity hops.
Theydon_Bois (15545) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 7, 2016
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle split at LKS, thanks to Fergus, 07/01/16.
Hazed golden orange with a decent off white covering.
Nose is light plastic, tangerine, apricot jam, straw, toasted bread, light floral hop.
Taste comprises light pine, toasted bread, airy malt, cantaloupe melon, tangerine.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close with juicy hop bitterness.
Decent enough APA.
brokensail (15203) - San Leandro, California, USA - AUG 25, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared by Phil. Thanks! Orange pour with a white head. Nice fruity hop aromas of pineapple, grapefruit, and passion fruit. A bit of lemon zest, apricot, and bread. The flavor is surprisingly muted and muddled, particularly compared to the aroma. Bitter hops, some grapefruit and pineapple, lemon peel, and grass. Subtle tropical notes.
Tmoney99 (12991) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 22, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Poured clear copper color with an average frothy off-white head that mostly lasted with excellent lacing. Moderate to heavy complex resin hop aroma. Medium bittersweet flavor with a medium bittersweet finish of moderate duration. Medium to full body with a slick texture and soft carbonation. Solid brew.
mcberko (11870) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 29, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
12 oz. bottle, pours a hazy copper with a small white head. Aroma brings out notes of piney hops, biscuity malt and a little resin. Flavour is quite fresh, with notes of piney hops, biscuity malt and some resin again. Well-balanced, though very ordinary, with a dry piney and biscuity finish. Solid, but not exciting.
Scopey (11356) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 7, 2016
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle thanks to Fergus. It pours lightly hazy golden - amber with a thick white head. The nose is fresh, juicy, tropical fruit vibe, grassy, earthy, pine, fresh bread and a touch of bubblegum. The taste is bitter, earthy, grassy, floral, light minerals vibe, piney action, grapefruit, minerals and straw with a dry finish. Medium body and moderate - high carbonation. Crisp and easy drinking. Decent stuff.