illidurit (1952) - Sonora, California, USA - MAY 27, 2013
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
Pale straw, white head, super mild aroma, some fresh wheat maybe, flavor lacks tartness and saltiness, hardly a gose, basically a blonde ale with a whisper of tartness.
anders37 (14720) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 28, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft @ Beer Revolution, Oakland, CA. Pours a slightly hazy yellow golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty spicy slightly tart citrus aroma. Fruity malty spicy salty lighty tart citrus flavor. Has a fruity malty spicy salty citrus finish.
brokensail (9108) - Orange County, California, USA - DEC 25, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Slightly hazed golden straw with a white head. Salty aroma with a slight lactic tartness. A bit of a melon aroma, some pear, and a bit of coriander. A decent malt sweetness, too. Flavor is melon, pear, white grape, and salt. Mild acidity and coriander. Some pale malt sweetness, light yeast, and a hint of banana.
badlizard (5525) - Berkeley, California, USA - DEC 24, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap. Clear pale yellow with a big fluffy white head. Very faint grainy aroma. Silky palate. Faint tastes of cereal grain, salt, and very subtle fruit with a watery finish.
bb (6481) - Alamo, California, USA - NOV 6, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft. Golden-straw beer with a whitish head. Light malt and light spice aroma. Light malt and light tart flavor with light spice and salt. Medium bodied. Salt and tartness lingers with light spice and light malt.
joeneugs (2575) - Livermore, California, USA - SEP 12, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
On draft at Tap 25. It pours a very pale yellow color with a large, lasting white head. The aroma is lemon, wheat and a bit of salt water. The flavor is the same. Nice, balanced flavors of citrus and bread with just a touch of salt. Very refreshing on a hot summer day in Livermore, CA. Sierra Nevada gets another style right.
arminjewell (5145) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUL 10, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pour on tap at Avery Sourfest 2012, clear yellow pour with thin white head, aroma brought notes of coriander, lemon, some biscuit, bread notes, touch of earthy and yeasty notes, hint of ever so slight salt with a grassy and herbal overtone. Taste is similar, with a little salt presence going into a coriander, lemon middle, some bread and biscuit as well with a hint of yeast, finishing fairly bitter and grassy.
bu11zeye (11740) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUL 3, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(Draught) Pours a hazy straw body with a medium egg-white head. Aroma of lemon, coriander, butter, salt, and biscuit. Flavor of lemon meringue, biscuit, grass, coriander, and salt.
nimbleprop (3852) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUN 17, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
On tap at Lupulin Reunion at RFD. Pours a lightly hazy, bright gold with some cloudy white head. Nose of sour dough bread, light lemon, some light acidity. Flavor of bread, light grass, yeast, dough. Watery finish. Needed some more acidity.
onceblind (3190) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUN 16, 2012
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
@ Avery Sourfest. Hazy light gold with a thin bubbly head. Cereal aroma with a touch of oak and vanilla and some dry fruit rind. Flavor wasn’t very sour, just a touch. Cereal flavors with a touch of earthy vanilla and a touch of sugar. Not terribly sweet, mostly grainy.