Strangebrewer (1104) - Chatham, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 21, 2009
3.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
bottle. Poured clear gold with thin white head. Light sweet, corn aroma. Sweet and malty flavour with a hint of citrus. Light clean mouthfeel, not over carbonated. Very faint metallic dry finish. My first Red Hook and I liked it.
thornecb (5311) - Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA - APR 29, 2009
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Pours pale gold into a shaker. Bright white head quickly recedes to hug rim. Sweet roasted malt aromas. Sweet and sour thin wheat and malt upfront. Dry medium length hop finish.
yobdoog (1888) - Kingston, New York, USA - APR 23, 2009
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Light crips and refreshing. Not too much flavors but its simple. Balance pale malts with a bit of crips citrus hops and some light yeast.
Rciesla (5499) - Exit 15W, New Jersey, USA - APR 10, 2009
2.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle. Pours a golden body with a white head. Some light caramel malt and almost a honey note, earthy with some light bitterness and a hint of grass. okay.
cfrancis (2977) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - APR 6, 2009
2.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Pale yellow colour with a little malt. Taste is nothing exciting, some malt but is very thin.
dwaggs2 (1297) - Jefferson City, Missouri, USA - MAR 4, 2009
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle. Clear yellow pour with a white head that is gone fast. Very malty flavor and aroma. very drinkable and smooth.
mcox90 (1825) - Wilton, New Hampshire, USA - FEB 28, 2009
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Sample on brewery tour. Pours a pale yellow with a thin white head. Thin on the palate, not much presence to it. Aroma is grainy with a hint of malt. Flavor is corn, grains and sweet malt. All on the faint side. Perhaps a good lawnmower or working outside beer.
Baumgartner (122) - Eau Claire, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 20, 2009
2.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle thanks to Drew. Bottle poured to glass. Clear yellow brew. Straw smell and sweet nose. Soft tingly carbonation on the tounge. Nice bitters to balance. Little head at all and no lacing. A bit thin on the palate
ilherps (248) - Carbondale, Illinois, USA - JAN 31, 2009
2.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Pours the color of a very ripe white grape. Thin head, and an aroma of banana bread. The flavor is highly grainy, with some banana-y-ness too it also. Very little if any hops present.
6ROW (461) - corpus christi, Texas, USA - JAN 28, 2009
2.8 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
small one finger white head,beer is a brilliant straw color. good lawn mower beer!