blutt59 (6029) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JAN 25, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottled, cloudy yellow color, pretty nice common, creamy fruit flavor with bright clean finish
SudsMcDuff (5930) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - JAN 29, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
single from Mr Butts Grocery Depot .. . deep tan .. . medium foam .. . cereal and clean grains .. . great mouth .. a very enjoyable beer!
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Braudog (5876) - Glenville, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 9, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Pretty amber beer, pleasantly active, with a nice pillowy head of off-white foam. The initial aroma is nice and woodsy, like a wet summer in the Pacific northwest. But this drinks with a more subdued earthy tone, more of a wet grassiness, tinged with a bit of almost smoky funk. (#5012, 5/9/2013)
PorterPounder (5664) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JAN 12, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tallahassee, Fl - ABC Fine Wine & Spirits - Betton - 12 oz bottle. Sparkling dark copper pour, light, but persistent off white head with a bit of lacing. Aroma has some nutty accents, a bit of toffee. Flavor is full bodied with some earthy notes, some toffee-like sweetness, a hint of licorice and some underlying nutty bitterness that makes this quite appealing. Mouthfeel is pleasantly sticky.
riversideAK (5625) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - APR 20, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Lightly sweet toasty nose with herbal and citrus hop presence of a moderate variety. Pours orange amber, good clarity, thin head. Falvors of toasted malts, soft caramel sweetness, oranges and citrus hop notes, mildly spicy. Clean finish, easy to drink.
Bragesnak (5395) - Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 13, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
From YNWA Bottle shop, Kolding, DK.
Amber with white head. Aroma of citrus and spices. Flavor with malt, fruit and some caramel
TheBeerGod (5319) - Newport News, Virginia, USA - APR 26, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Amber pour with a short, foamy white head. Aroma is slightly sweet and grassy with light earthy notes, soft caramel and grains. Taste is toasted malt, sweet malt, light caramel, earthy hops, light grassy notes and soft fruit. Body is medium with a moderate, turbulent carbonation. Ends with more toasted grains, malt notes, caramel, light earthy hops, spicy hops and grassy notes.
beerguy101 (5287) - Newark, California, USA - MAR 18, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sampled on 3/18/2013. This California Common/Steam beer pours a medium orange gold color from a 12oz bottle. Small to medium sized white foamy head with good lacing. The aroma is bready and caramel, with some fruit and perhaps some hoppiness. A medium bodied California Common. The malts are caramel, bready and sweet. The hops are grapefruity and citrusy. Its quite hoppy for a steam beer, perhaps the Pacific Northwest treatment of the style. Decent carbonation. It does seem to be missing that full mouthfeel one usually has in a steam beer, but it makes up for that with a very nice hop profile. Nice session beer. Mouthfeel is full and round. Finish is clean and crisp. Aftertaste is slightly bitter.
decaturstevo (5198) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - APR 5, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Deep copper pour with white head. Aroma is light flat caramel malt and perfumy hops. Flat semi dry malt with floral hop flavor. Medium bitter. Light bodied and fizzy.
heemer77 (5106) - Urbandale, Iowa, USA - JAN 22, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. This beer pours a deep rich copper red with a slightly offwhite head. A sweet caramel nose has some dust and pecans. There is also bread crust. This tastes of caramel and English walnuts. There is also some hay. The body is smoothly carbonated. This is a well made beer.