Taverner (1100) - San Ramon, California, USA - JUN 18, 2010
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
As good as double IPAs get. Fresh on tap at TR. Nose is cannabis hops. Dank, skunky, resinous KGB hops. Flavor is smooth, a little sweet, but good. Finishes clean. Reminds me of Dreadnaught.
bb (6861) - Alamo, California, USA - JUN 4, 2010
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft. Rich amber beer with a cream colored head. Tropical fruit and grapefruit aroma. Tropical fruit/summer fruit flavor with grapefruit, honey, and caramel backing. Medium-plus bodied. Good bitterness. Tropical/summer fruit lingers with grapefruit and caramel/honey.
badlizard (5538) - Berkeley, California, USA - MAY 18, 2010
4.6 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Beautiful deep orange with a fluffy white head. Grapefruit orange and pine aroma with notes of pineapple. Sweet caramel orange grapefruit taste with a smooth buttery palate a good earthy bitter bite on the back end with slight vanilla notes.