ericdevin (988) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - NOV 29, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at Upright, Portland. Pours a straw color, little to no head. Body crisp, herbal hop finish. Lovely, brief with a surprising amount of lingering bitterness
Davhgbrew (947) - Seattle, Washington, USA - NOV 26, 2013
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 12/20
Clear gold. Dry crisp and med body. Very Fine pils. Slight floral hop taste, but with the clean typical pils flavors.
Reid (2051) - Salem, Oregon, USA - OCT 6, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pint at "b2" taphouse in Salem.
Simple yellow lager beer with a largish frothy purest white head.
Good fresh grassy hop aromas, malt is caramel,bready,nutty
Taste is very refreshing zingy,grassy,fruity hop predominates..very light tasing but far from boring .
Good palate for the style went down well enough.
Good simple lager would have been even better in high summer.
gramity (1530) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - SEP 24, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Straw colored beer with a white head. Hay and light summer fruit aroma. Hay and summer fruit flavor wtih light malt and light mineral notes. Medium bodied. Light summer fruit lingers with light hay.
Sarlacc83 (1221) - Portland, Oregon, USA - SEP 1, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
A: Straw color, lacking in head. Lots of bubbles.
N: Ample pilsner malt and hint of hops. A touch of musty grape.
T: Leans towards the bitter with a light touch of sweetness.
M: Full mouthfeel.
O: Not as refreshing or interesting as Heater Allen, but very clean and good for a hoppier crossover in the style.
GT2 (9264) - San Diego County, California, USA - AUG 6, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap at Provisions Market. Big white foam on clear straw. Brilliant, glowing. Big lacing. Nose is fresh dough, lemon, bright cracker and snappy malt. Taste is on track for pils, soft dough and lemon. Quenching. Just a tad apple and soapy. But very good.
brokensail (12509) - Orange County, California, USA - AUG 4, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap @ Provisions Market. Clear golden pour with a white head. Biscuit and bread on the malt. A touch of floral and earthy hops. Light yeast, apple, and subtle citrus. Biscuit malt flavor. Some bread, floral hops, earth, and citrus zest. A touch of yeast and apple.
Theydon_Bois (12144) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 10, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap at Upright, PDX, 15/05/13.
Clear pale golden with no head.
Nose is pale malt, cereals, light citrus, corn.
Taste comprises caramel, lemon zest, grain, light sugar.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, crisp dry finish.
cmonster (997) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAY 25, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Growler. Pours clear pale gold with a good sized white head. Good retention and minimal lace. Grass and floral hop aroma with clean pilsener malt. Light bitter flavor, dry with minimal sweetness. Light body and crisp bitter finish. An excellent example of the style.
altonbrownd (3752) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - APR 14, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Mexican restaurant in Portland. Nice golden body with slight head. Nose is hops, citrus and some honey. Taste is also very hoppy, with plenty of citrus and sweeter notes. Dry in the finish. Quite nice.