Ratman197 (13278) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAR 27, 2011
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Hops and Pies poured a clear reddish amber with a small lingering amber head. Aromas of biscuit, pink grapefruit, tangerine and pine. Palate was medium bodied and smooth with a lightly dry finish. Flavors of biscuit, earthiness, grapefruit and a hint of pine with a smooth lightly dry moderatly bitter finish.
Ferris (12729) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 22, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft - Resin and caramel. Clear copper with a rich beige head. Resin, light bitterness and caramel. Not much interesting going on, but a very easy drinking IPA.
BeerandBlues2 (12101) - Escondido, California, USA - SEP 16, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap. Pours clear amber with a medium, frothy white head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is fruity esters, pine, citrus, and grassy hops with biscuit and cookie malt. Flavor is medium hops and bitterness, fruity esters, supporting malt with a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.
Dogbrick (11499) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUN 20, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On draught at Hops & Pie. Clear dark amber color with a medium off-white head that recedes steadily. Stringy lacing on the glass. Aroma of citrus, hops and toasted malt. Medium-bodied with flavors of piney hops, citrus and roast malt. The finish is moderately bitter with a citrusy hops aftertaste. Decent overall.
djd07 (10018) - Houston, Texas, USA - APR 13, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Hops and Pie. Pours a cloudy amber with small white head that diminishes to nothing. The aroma is pine and floral hop. Thin mouthfeel with light fruity hop, citrus and light bitterness. Good.
arminjewell (9260) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - APR 17, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pour on tap at Hops and Pie, clear golden orange pour with white head, aroma brought notes of lemon peel, grass, herbal, nice floral hop notes into a bit of bready notes with a touch of spice. Taste was a mix of grass, wet grain, some orange into a bit of lemon, floral hops with a hint of biscuit, finishing slightly bitter.
onceblind (7322) - Denver, Colorado, USA - NOV 15, 2011
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap @ Hops and Pie. Really not as hoppy as the description states. Clear amber color with a thin lacing head. Aroma is leafy and herbal with a gentle hop bite. Taste is smooth, balanced, and sweet with a strong toffee malt backbone throughout. Leafy and lemony hop tones shine through in the middle, with some floral complexities behind it. Smooth and nuanced, with a bigger dose of toffee than I’m used to in IPA’s and I love it!
Strykzone (6720) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - JUN 15, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
10 ounce pour at Hops and Pie. Darker copper with just a little haze. A beige head. A citrus aroma. First sip is a bitter citrus hit but that fades too quickly. Tropical fruit follows with some pine behind that. This is better if you put it down and come back to it. Then that first hit repeats itself over and over.
drfabulous (6576) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - OCT 15, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draught at Hops and Pie. Slightly malty build and body. Forward hoppy taste. Caramel. Nice.
Steve_0 (3745) - Denver, Colorado, USA - FEB 15, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Hops & Pie. Pour is clear copper with a small tan head and pod lacing. Citrusy, grapefruity, a touch of caramel, bready, wet dog, straw and grass in the aroma. Taste is somewhat watered-down, grassy, weed, caramelly, resin and grapefruit peel with a medium bitter finish. Medium body with high carbonation. Meh.