rosenbergh (10348) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 9, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at the Russian River Brewing Co, Santa Rosa, CA.
Clear golden colour with a small to mid-size white head.
Sweet American hops, moderate bitterness and malty sweetness in the aroma. Moderate bitterness, piney and resiny hops and sweet maltiness in the flavour. A balanced APA.
beerbaaron (1955) - Arizona, USA - APR 9, 2015
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draft. Clear amber. Good frothy white head. Medium body. Smooth and creamy. Clean, Mild moderate bitternes. Very cohesive. Very nice.
BeerdedDave (1351) - Beckley, USA - APR 7, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
on tap at the brewery; a pale ale brewed with Simcoe hops; light amber color; piney, floral hop aroma; piney hops with citrus notes on a light malt base; dry, bitter finish
rxeight (2573) - Illinois, USA - MAR 22, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle dated 3/10. Very crisp. Pine hops. Slight bitter. Absurdly hoppy for the low abv. Hoppy to the point where it’s like chewing on fresh hops from the vine. Very light on the malt, throwing the balance off.
DSG (11600) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAR 15, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
[2/12/15] Draught at Russian River in Santa Rosa. Clear gold. Aroma of fruity hops. Flavor of lovely juicy fruity hops. Medium-bodied. Very nice and refreshing.
djd07 (10002) - Houston, Texas, USA - FEB 26, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Growler thanks to Nick. Pours a hazy gold with medium white head that diminishes quickly. The aroma is floral pine and citrus. Medium mouth with juicy hop, nice citrus, light bitterness, very nice.
smboselli (146) - Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 23, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at a local pub outside of Oakland. Another gem from Russian river. And it didn't even punch me in the face
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SG111 (1263) - New York, USA - FEB 19, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at the brewery. Pours a golden orange color with a small head. Beautiful color, Aroma is hops, tropical fruits and caramel malts. Flavor is balanced between malts and hops; biscuit malts, tropical fruits. Toned down IPA is exactly what this is. Excellent APA.
NeuroPliny (242) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 8, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Taster at Russian River. Pours clear amber. Lemon head. Nose is grass, lemon, citrus, and hops. Flavour is grapefruit, pine resin, lemon, grass, wheat, nuts, and orange peel. Wow awesome beer!
arminjewell (9251) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - FEB 7, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pour on tap at Blue Palms, hazy orange-red pour with white head, aroma brought notes of nice pine, floral and earthy hops, some slight orange peel, bitter grapefruit come into a hint of bready notes. Taste was on the floral side, some grass and slight pine, touch of orange peel, hints of biscuit, finishing bitter, dry. Pretty tasty stuff!