bhensonb (11526) - Woodland, California, USA - SEP 16, 2014
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap at the brewpub. Pours darkish gold with a white head. Aroma seems a bit rye spice. Med body. Flavor is hoppy, but the rye disguises the hops. Likely citrus. Finishes ryeish, hoppy and nicely bitter. Excellent.
oRos (1200) - sacramento, California, USA - SEP 6, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at triple rock. Pours dark copper with white head. There was a spicy rye taste with a nice hop bitterness
beertholomeus (891) - California, USA - MAR 8, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours a golden amber color with a thin white head. Citrus, hop, pine, floral and malt aroma. Hop, citrus, pine, biscuit, floral, honey pepper and malt flavors. Medium body and carbonation. Rye stands out. Citrus and rye finish.
joeneugs (3483) - Livermore, California, USA - OCT 12, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap at the brewpub. It pours a golden color with a small white head. The aroma is dry and earthy. The flavor is earthy, piney and bitter with a dry finish. Very pleasant.
BMan1113VR (7874) - Los Angeles, California, USA - DEC 26, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap. Pours with a clear golden hued body with a small white head. Intensely hoppy aromas with tropical fruit, spicy notes, pine, dank hops, citrusy and grassy. Flavors are medium grainy, medium bitter, some esters, hoppy with an overall bitter balance, melon, citrus, grapefruit, strawberry, dank. Somewhat perceived hop sweetness, dry. Lively carbonation, crisp. Very good!
badlizard (5537) - Berkeley, California, USA - SEP 9, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at brewery. Clear golden with a fizzy white head. Nice floral but earthy hoppy nose with a hint of doughy rye bread. Tastes of citrus hops up front, malt, and light rye bread with a doughy finish and a crisp bright palate. Nicely done.
bb (6860) - Alamo, California, USA - MAY 4, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft. Amber beer with a cream head. Summer fruti and pine aroma with light grapefruit. Malt and big grapefruit flavor with light pine and summer fruit. Medium bodied. Big hop flavor with bitterness not quite matching. Big grapefruit and light pine lingers with summer fruits.