pianotu (67) - USA - JAN 29, 2013
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Becoming a craft beer standard in NYC--slight resin nose, bitter with balancing sweetness. Same in the can as on tap.
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Vir4030 (593) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 26, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours a clear medium orange from a can. Aroma is a bit creamy, but also bitter and hoppy. Flavor is harsh for a cream ale, which isnít saying much. Itís not harsh for my taste and actually is pretty good. The bitter finish is a bit unappealing however.
KAggie97 (3529) - Ugly, Hot, and Humid Spring, Texas, USA - JAN 25, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours an average cheddar orange with a nice white head and an aroma of toasted strawberry bread and cereal. Flavor is a hoppy floral bread with a light finish of rose petals. Average mouthfeel. Not bad, but just above average.
mrohia (232) - Ohio, USA - JAN 16, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Stage Door House, Somerset, NJ. Bottle. Impressive lacing. Nice aroma, but not strong. Nice taste, but not strong. Like a castrated IPA.
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Dragonfly1 (500) - Colorado, USA - JAN 14, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Great aroma of lively malt and citrus hops. Taste is very dry, with bright floral, jasmine, and orange, with a subtle grapefruit finish. Nicely done.
MsBedelia (10) - Ohio, USA - JAN 13, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Seems very decent for what it is. Not a favorite style or what I was in the mood for at the time. But if you like bitter, grapefruity beers, you should enjoy this.
Peacehammer (624) - California, USA - JAN 1, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
pours hazy orange. Foamy two fingers of head. Bitter hop hints on the nose, and a malt sweetness. Nice malt and bitter hop notes all the way. A really nice cream sweetness to finish.
mabel (8537) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 31, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: DEC 14, 2014 [5029-20121224] Can. Mild orange peel toasted grains aroma. Hazy, dark amber brown body with a quick foamy off-white head. Bitter orange citrus toasted hops flavour. Full body. Bitter and a little musty but nice. (7/3/7/3/14) 3.4
[6268B-20140419] Tap. Mild grainy aroma. Slightly hazy, orange brown body with a quick foamy white head. More grainy toasted malt in the flavour. Medium body. Average. (6/3/6/3/13) 3.1
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thedm (5553) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - DEC 31, 2012
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
This bottled brew from a bottle shop poured a very large sized head of foamy finely sized off-white colored bubbles that were mostly lasting and left behind a strongly carbonated hazy dark orange brown colored body and a thick foamy lacing. The mild aroma was malty. The mouth feel was weakly tingly at the start mediumly tingly at the finish with a mellow hoppy aftertaste. The deep flavor contained notes of hops and malt. An OK brew just nothing special.
hopscotch (10557) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - DEC 30, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft... Clear amber/orange ale with a small, creamy, white head. The aromatic highlights are piney and floral hops. Medium-bodied and lightly creamy with zippy carbonation. The flavor is perfectly balanced and faintly acidic. Finishes crisp and mostly clean. Best cream ale Iíve had in quite some time.