onceblind (5412) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUL 13, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear amber with a creamy aroma of caratoffee. Flavor is really nutty with a creamy toasty flavor, with a sweet toffee finish.
NVBeer232 (467) - Reno, Nevada, USA - JAN 10, 2005
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
I’ll say it right off the bat, I’m a sucker for a well made irish red. Malty aroma. It almost smells red! Complex flavors of carmel, nuts, and earthy tones. Herbal hoppy finish. Only Conway’s Irish Ale beats this in my opinion.
jcwattsrugger (11553) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - NOV 6, 2006
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
on tap-pours a white head and copper color. Aroma is sweet malt. Taste is sweet malt-caramel, nutty, secondary hops with some bite. Easy drinking, OK carbonation.
kosmoken (37) - USA - APR 10, 2007
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Crisp amber/orange poor with a decent head. Very smooth beer from start to finish.
goldtwins (4320) - Nesconset, New York, USA - NOV 2, 2007
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap @ Walnut: Poured a clear red maber color with an off-white head. The aroma was of sweet toffee and mildly fruity malt. Some earthiness. The flavor was of caramel sweet malt. The hops are earthy with some citrus on the end. Medium body and semi-dry.
Theis (14464) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - NOV 21, 2008
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at Walnut Brewery in Boulder. Clear red/brown - white head. High malty, berries, red berries, fruity, grassy, caramel, amber malts, light hoppy, light sweetness. Light dry finish. Nice.
bhensonb (12447) - Woodland, California, USA - OCT 12, 2010
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at the brewpub. Reddish amber color; beige head. Caramel aroma. Mild nutty caramel flavor.Just enough hop to cut the sweetness. Finishes just a little more sweet than not.
scottmc (167) - Lakewood, Colorado, USA - JUL 11, 2007
3.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap. A dark and typical red ale. A mild body with a great aftertaste. A tan frothy head. Much better than Killian’s.
DJMonarch (9163) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - AUG 28, 2009
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sampler at the Walnut Brewery, Boulder 12/10/2008
Some malt aroma. A little carbonation. Amber golden coloured and smooth on the palate with a crisp and slightly dry malt finish.
savnac (2391) - Anchorage, Alaska, USA - JUN 2, 2010
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap @ Walnut. Amber with an off white head. Biscuit, nuty and caramel aroma. Flavor about the same, mostly sweet and malty. Medium to light body. Fairly flavorful for the 4% abv and very drinkable.