omhper (22306) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - FEB 7, 2003
2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
UPDATED: FEB 18, 2003 Bottled. Pale amber. Fruity nose with notes of cherry. Sweet and completely dominated by crystal malt flavour. Low hop rate and near watery mouthfeel. Low bitterness. After their Pilsner and Winter ESB this was a bit of a let down.
Travlr (18623) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 11, 2012
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft. Clear golden color, tiny white edge head. Aroma of peppery hay. Taste is balanced straw, hay.
bhensonb (13209) - Woodland, California, USA - APR 21, 2008
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Aroma is light caramel. Light copper color with a minimal white head. Near medium body with coarse carbonation. Flavor is caramel with nearly enough floral hop to balance. Finish is mildly bitter. Somewhat of an over carbonated ESB (over the pond style). Works for me.
Tmoney99 (12732) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - NOV 3, 2006
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Poured amber color with an average frothy white head that was mostly lasting with good lacing. Moderate smooth hoppy aroma. Medium body with lively carbonation. Medium balanced flavor with a smooth bitter finish.
argo0 (12640) - Washington DC, USA - JUN 6, 2012
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft. Crystal clear amber body, small off-white head. Aroma is medium sweet, orange, some grapefruit, light bread. Taste is medium sweet, grapefruit, light bread. Light body, light acidity.
Lubiere (11932) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 1, 2015
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
A golden orange ale with a thin off white head. In aroma, sweet caramel malt with light butterscotch, nutty notes, light honey notes, OK. In mouth, a sweet caramel malt with light nutty notes, oily mouth feel, old and oxidized.
jcwattsrugger (11751) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - AUG 8, 2010
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
on tap-pours an off white head that laces and gold color. Aroma is medium malt, some earthy hops. Taste is medium malt-caramel, earthy/citrus hops bite.
BeerandBlues2 (11471) - San Diego, California, USA - JUL 20, 2008
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Draught at St. Louis Brewery Schlafly. Pours clear amber with a small, fizzy, off-white head, mostly lasting with good lacing. Aroma is average malt (cookie, grain), light hops (grass), light yeast (dough) with notes of apple. Light bodied, thin texture, soft carbonation, and a chalky finish. Average duration, light sweetness, acidity, and bitterness.
Drake (11432) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - MAR 20, 2015
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
12 ounce bottle from State Line. Pours a clear amber with a large foamy tan head. Good head retention. Aroma of toasted malt,nuts, floral hops. The taste is tropical hops, caramel malt. Thin-medium bodied.
Bov (11155) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - FEB 18, 2003
2.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
red-amber colour, almost no foam, licorice and fruity nose, sweet and watery with a late bitterness, bubblegum-like finish - artificial and bad