KyotoLefty (7550) - Kyoto, JAPAN - MAY 21, 2010
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle from the brewery. Sweet, fruity aroma, honey, rich pale malts, caramel, a touch of citrus hops. Dark golden color ranging towards copper, medium head. Sweet caramel-honey malt. Slightly bready. Grapes, peaches. Light hop grassiness with a bit of a bitter finish. Unbalanced and not integrated. Amateurish, with alcohol remaining in the mouth. Thin, greasy body. Not very well done, too sweet and cloying, though drinkable.
worldbeertaste (1740) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 2, 2012
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Medium gold with a lasting white, lasting, head. Smells of light fruit with malt and caramel and light citrus hops. Medium to thin body with light carbonation. Sweet taste of malt and caramel with a some light fruit and a hop grassy bitter finish. A soft APA but nonetheless drinkable .