fiulijn (18573) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 28, 2007
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at Hop Devil, NYC, as Sprecher Bavarian Ale
Golden color. Malt aroma. Good malt taste, smooth. Average bitterness. Refreshing.
bhensonb (13821) - Woodland, California, USA - OCT 24, 2009
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pours amber with a slight white head. Lightly bready aroma. Medium body with frothy carbonation. Flavor is roasted caramel, but there is a good amount of grassy bitter to tamp down the sweet. Better than a macro lager.
Tmoney99 (13237) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - DEC 19, 2007
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from JUngle Jim’s. Poured clear amber color with a large frothy white head that mostly lasted with fair lacing. Moderate sour citrus aroma. Medium body with lively carbonation. Medium bittersweet flavor with a medium bittersweet finish of moderate duration. Drinkable smooth brew.
bu11zeye (12604) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - SEP 20, 2011
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
(12oz bottle) Pours a clear golden body with a small white head. Aroma of caramel, grass, and toasted grain. Flavor of grass, caramel, roasted grain, and light citrus.
BeerandBlues2 (11964) - Escondido, California, USA - FEB 27, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at Mahaffey’s. Pours clear amber with a medium, frothy white head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is light caramel and cookie malt, light spicy hops and a clean lager character. Flavor is malt dominant with light hops and bitterness and a sweet finish. Medium to light body, low warmth and medium carbonation.
Drake (11499) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - OCT 12, 2008
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
16 oz. bottle from daknole. Thanks Dakine! Pours a golden red color with a one finger head, moderate retention and low lacing. Very strong toasted malt aroma with some light floral hop notes. Taste is toasted malts, grain, caramel and cinnamon-like spices. Almost like a pumpkin spice ale. Medium bodied with thin spots here and there.
DSG (11353) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - JUL 8, 2011
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Beer of the month club. Clear amber with a medium off-white head. Aroma has nice toasty maltiness, some bread, caramel notes, a bit of nuts, light grainy hints, and some slightly floral hops. Sweetish malty flavor with some caramel and a bit of toasted bread, finishes moderately bitter with some hops, somewhat floral/herbal. Medium-bodied. A nice quaffable Lager.
hopdog (11168) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 17, 2007
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
16oz bottle acquired in trade with Ughsmash (thanks!). Poured a medium and clear amber color with an averaged sized off white head. Aromas of a light skunky/mustiness with bananas and soem citrus. Tastes of citrus, caramel and a trace of honey.
crossovert (10986) - Illinois, USA - MAR 27, 2011
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Pretty average beer, it is watery for an amber, i had it side by side with the maibock and they were the same color, barely different beers aside form this one didn’t have as much diacetyl as the maibock.
Sammy (10878) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 1, 2011
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Fresh bottle from the brewery. A little cheesy aroma. Much head that resulted in a small retained head, on light yellow body. Not very drinkable,medium body. A Vienna, just not so tasty.