badlizard (5540) - Berkeley, California, USA - SEP 29, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at brewery. Hazy reddish brown with a fizzy off white head. Caramel, molasses, grain, and citrus hops aroma and taste with an earthy bitterness to the finish.
skmikeg (738) - Poway, California, USA - APR 27, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap at tasting room.pours a reddish copper with a one finger off white head. Aroma is of pine, sweet malts, caramel, and some citrus. Taste is of pine, toasted malts, caramel, toffee, and citrus. Has a medium-full body with a creamy mouthfeel and a moderately bitter, moderately long finish. Overall, a very tasty, hoppy, and drinkable amber.
MadRobin (1694) - Silver Spring, USA - FEB 20, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap 4 oz. pour at Churhill's Pub in San Marcos, CA.
Clear, copper red with off-white head and excellent lacing.
Aroma of tangerine, grapefruit, orange, pineapple, floral hops and caramel.
Taste of tangerine, grapefruit, pineapple, floral hops, grain and caramel.
Medium/full body and medium/high carbonation.
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brokensail (9935) - Orange County, California, USA - JAN 22, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Amber in color with a khaki head. Nice citrusy hop profile or orange and grapefruit. Floral hops, pineapple, and a nice toffee sweetness. Toasted malt, bread, and some perfume. Good balance of malt sweetness and hops. Light pine bitterness, citrus zest, and grapefruit. Some floral notes, toasted malt sweetness, bread, and caramel.
JohnC (3000) - Mission Viejo, California, USA - JAN 19, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
I had this on tap at the brewery in San Marcos, CA. This reddish pour with white-ish yellow head, was malty/sticky in flavor with a nice hop balance.
o_Merlin_o (159) - California, USA - JAN 16, 2013
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Hoppy amber ale in the Double Overhead Series. Spare, fizzy white head. Pretty nut brown/red color. Heavy hops aroma, with tinge of peach and bubble gum. Lively carbonation, with bitter alcoholic pine aftertaste.