Ratman197 (9828) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUL 29, 2010
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle poured a clear orange amber with a lasting ivory head. Aromas of chamomile, coriander, citrus, light spice and light straw. Palate was light to medium bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of chamomile, coriander, light spice and biscuits with a smoth dry lingering spiced finish.
daknole (9114) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JUL 11, 2010
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Hazy orange/gold pour. White head. Spicy, dry aroma with pepper and doughy malts. Flavor has light spice, yeast, lemon, melon and faded hops.
hopdog (8940) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 13, 2010
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Capone’s. Poured a medium and cloudy golden color with an averaged sized head. Aromas of spices, some yeastiness, and citrus. Tastes of spices, citrus, some fruitiness, and grains.
GT2 (8440) - San Diego County, California, USA - JUN 16, 2010
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap at Capone’s. Poured a cloudy light orange with an excellent, creamy white head that had excellent retention and sheety lace. Big Belgian yeast in the nose along with pepper, candi sugar, orange peel, muted farmhouse notes. Taste is fairly dry and bland all the way with mineral water and slight soapiness with some green olives and pimento ruining the taste.
DocLock (7861) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 26, 2010
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at CAH and Capone’s. Pours turbid gold with 1f white head. Nose is floral yeasty spice, hopcitrus, esters. Tastes very citric, with heavy tangerine and pinepple notes, floral hops, and yeasty esters. Very smooth finish and huge complexity with big floral and yeasty spicy flavors. Very good.
drowland (6049) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - JUN 21, 2010
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
6/19/10. On tap in an imperial pint glass. A nice typical saison - spicy, fruity, nice, but a bit light - ends nice and dry.
Rciesla (5499) - Exit 15W, New Jersey, USA - DEC 28, 2010
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, pours a hazy golden body with an off white head and decent lacing. Sweet with orange peel, light straw, and a spicy hop character. light yeasty body with a thin mouth feel and hint of lemon. Decent offering.
egajdzis (5336) - Spring Mount, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 22, 2010
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Lightly hazy, dark golden color with a small, white head that left light lacing on the glass. Aroma of honey, citrus, grass, spices, and toast. Taste of citrus, spices, orange peel, and a dry finish.
michael-pollack (4960) - King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 12, 2010
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at Capone’s: Aroma of pale malt, coriander, grains of paradise, and Belgian yeast. Poured orange/yellow in color with a medium-sized, creamy, dense, off-white head that diminished but lasted throughout. Cloudy. Sparkling. Excellent lacing. Flavor is lightly sweet. Tastes of pale malt, coriander, Belgian yeast, slight spices, and funky cheese. Medium body. Dry texture. Average to lively carbonation. Pale malt and Belgian yeast finish is dry.
FROTHINGSLOSH (4918) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 1, 2010
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Sampled on draft at Smokin’ Joe’s in Pittsburgh PA this beer poured a hazy orange-amber color with a medium sized soapy white head that lingered and produced good lacing. The aroma was berries, sugar, cardboard and must. The flavor was artificial berries, lemon and aspertame. The finsih was long, dryish and vaguely fruity. Medium body. Quite disappointing.