TimE (2938) - Tokyo, JAPAN - DEC 19, 2010
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Dark amber color. Bready caramel nose. Very malty mouth, a touch sweet. The choice of malts and hops is a bit odd, still a decent little beer.
3fourths (7764) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - NOV 28, 2010
2.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
caramel body, small white head. sweet nose of caramel, munich and vienna malts: light toffee, medium pancake syrup and mildly dirty yeast phenols (vitamin b). at 6% it’s full bodied and syrupy with a nutrisweet flavor masked by caramel malt. low hop bitterness, flabby texture, watery finish. needs to be cleaned up some, dried out a bit and brought down to 5% or lower.
anders37 (15294) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 13, 2010
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft @ the Brewpub. Pours a ruby color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty grainy caramel aroma. Sweetish malty grainy caramel flavor. Has a fruity malty sweetish caramel finish.
bhops (427) - Dallas, Texas, USA - NOV 6, 2010
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap in Cody, Wy. Big head, hazy amber. Aroma of fruit and maltiness. Flavor is some malty, caramel, some fruitiness. Decent vienna.
skortila (4302) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - AUG 16, 2010
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
West USA trip 2010. On tap @ the brewpub. The aroma has some grass, some caramel. Clear, amber coloured beer with an off-white, thin head. The taste is little sweet with some caramel and grass. Okay.
omhper (18721) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - JUL 23, 2010
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Draught at Sidewinders Tavern, Jackson, WY. Clear pale brown, small head. Lightly roasty with medium body and clean, rounded mouthfeel. Toasty with light salty finish.
ApisAles (1576) - Greenbelt, Maryland, USA - JUL 11, 2010
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours a red brown clear with an off-white head. Aroma is malt, bready, biscuit. Flavor is smooth, malty. Interesting flavor but prety aqueous. Ok.
curly (2397) - Redmond, Washington, USA - MAY 17, 2010
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours slightly hazy amber/orange with a thick frothy beige head. Aroma of apple, toffee, and bready malts. Taste is full of bready malts, fruit, floral hops and a very mild bitterness. Medium full body, soft carbonation. Very nice, great session beer.
JK (4230) - St. Louis Park, Minnesota, USA - NOV 8, 2009
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: APR 1, 2012 Copper color, with a very short lived off white head. Light caramel malt aroma. Malt flavor, some caramel and grain, with lager yeast. Solid. 6/3/7/3/15
Rerate from a fresh bottle. Big malt profile, the caramel is still there. Mild & dry hop aroma. This beer has excellent palate, and this is an outstanding session beer.
Trev (1818) - Lakeville, Minnesota, USA - JUN 28, 2009
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Copper colour with a thick tan head.
Aroma is sweet caramel and toasted malt, baking bread tones.
Flavour is nice smooth toasted malt, sweet caramel body, some fruitiness in the finish. A little bit of a sticky residue
Very nice though.