DTM (798) - Winters, California, USA - MAY 16, 2014
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from Total Wine in Roseville, CA. Pours an amber color with a decent head. Not much complexity to it. Medium to thin bodied beer, with a slight caramel flavor.
johndoughty (4090) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 22, 2014
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Bronze with a clear body and small head. Spicy and malty. This is different and I really enjoyed it.
MichaelAwesome (4587) - Wanne-Eickel, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - DEC 7, 2014
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Not really a special one. Offering some malt and loads of caramel with a dull ending. Easily drinkable, sweetish, mediocre with some potential.
McTapps (4589) - Ruhrcity, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - DEC 7, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle from Ales by Mail. The beer has got a clear deep amber colour with an low head and medium body. Aroma of hops and caramel. Taste of roasted hops, caramel, malt, barley, vanilla and nuts. Fruity finish. Easy and smooth to drink, enjoyed it.
Beerhunter111 (8385) - Hasborn, GERMANY - OCT 29, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Klares kastanienbraunes Bier mit ordentlicher leicht beigen Schaumkrone. Geruch nussig, leicht röstmalzig, Karamell. Geschmack sehr nussig, röstmalzig, leicht schokoladig, Karamell, ok!
Oscbert (1060) - Sacramento, California, USA - OCT 29, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
~Bready malt aroma with caramel and toffee, pleasant citrusy, piney hop character.
~Pours a slightly hazy amber color with lasting creamy off white head.
~Biscuity malt flavor with caramel and strong dose of earthy hoppiness. Well balanced, but slightly on bitter side.
~medium bodied medium CO2, lingering enjoyable earthy hop finish.
~Enjoyable Amber. Easy to drink, keeps my palate entertained without assaulting it with flavor. Would be happy drinking a few of these
Idiosynkrasie (4099) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - OCT 12, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
355ml bottle. Clear maber colour with average, frothy, half-way lasting, minimally lacing, off-white head. Piney hoppy aroma, some citrus fruit, some dried fruit, sweet-ish malty basis. Taste is bitter hoppy, moderately sweet caramel malty basis with a dry, nuttily touch, hints of dried fruit; minimally soapy finish.
rosenbergh (7409) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 8, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
12 oz bottle. From alesbymail.co.uk.
Clear amber colour with a small off-white head.
Sweet caramel, sweet hops, nutty and woody notes and sweet malt in the aroma. The flavour is sweet malt, mild woody notes and mild hops. A bit boring.
c0fein (241) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 18, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
355ml bottle from Ales By Mail
Red/bronze colour with a small head. Malty sweet aroma but some metal too. Medium bitterness. OK.
Garrold (1718) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 28, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from Marketplace Alehouse and Deli, Doncaster. Clear amber. Film of off white head. Sweet, sticky malt. Dried, dark fruit. Some bubblegum. Taste is fruity sweet. Light dry. Light bitter. Palate is sticky. Finish is short, dry, and bitter. A bit dull, really.
Mannb986 (7) - SCOTLAND - AUG 19, 2014 does not count
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Nice malty caramel aroma with a hint of fruity hop aroma. Taste is very much the same as the aroma. Not a bad amber ale.