Dogbrick (7586) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - DEC 20, 2007
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Thanks to Homerwantsbeer for the bottle. This beer is a pale orange-amber color with a medium thin and bubbly off-white head that dissipates quickly. Spotty lacing on the glass. Mild malt aroma with underlying hops. Medium-bodied yet watery at times, with caramel malt, nut and light hops flavors. The finish is sweet and malty and short-lived, leaving just a hint of hops aftertaste. Yawn.
jercraigs (7456) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 8, 2010
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
2010-06-25. Muted mild aroma, lightly fruity. Flavour is similarly mild, Light toasty caramel malt, sweet with very moderate bitterness. Average palate. Bland. On Tap at Widmer Gasthaus, Portland.
Ibrew2or3 (6768) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - OCT 30, 2010
2.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 6/20
Pours clear dull copper with off white head. The aroma has notes of crystal malts, oxidation, some esters and syrup covered pancakes. The taste is oddly and unfortunately similar with peach, syrup and pancakes mixing with a touch of pine, sweet malts and oxidation. Not a hateful beer but just an odd jumbled mess of a beer.
sebletitje (6582) - Enghien, BELGIUM - AUG 5, 2009
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
tap @ OTH.
Pours copper, white head.
Aroma light, malty, with notes of caramel.
Taste, medium carbonation, caramel, Munich malts, some cocoa nibs with a sweet finis and spicy hops.
Easy to drink.
rosenbergh (6493) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 6, 2010
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Draught at Applebee’s, Vancouver, WA, USA.
Clear amber colour with small bubbly off-white head.
Dry hops and caramel malt in aroma.
Sweetish caramel malt and quite mild dryish hops in flavour.
DuffMan (6462) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 18, 2006
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Had this at the french restaurant on the 10th floor of the Eiffel Tower restaurant in the Paris hotel & casino Las Vegas. It’s interesting to see that ratings for this brew seem to be all over the map! I had this with a few buddies, and we all agreed that it was terrific. Clear toffee-amber with aromas of butterscotch, apricot, and pepper. Delicious palate that more resembles an American pale than an amber in its complexity-- caramel malt with citrus and spice elements with subtle bitterness in the finish.
Radek Kliber (6368) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - AUG 13, 2009
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle 355 ml
Appearance: clean amber brew with average light , dense tanned top.3-
Nose: caramel , sweet malts supported with minimal green hop touch. Simple freshness of amber ale. 7-
Flavor/Palate : light body with oily texture. Felt bit empty, some malts with mineral water feel with caramel , slight hop touch. 11+/20
marcus (6320) - Sacramento, California, USA - APR 3, 2009
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
This amber ale poured with a fluffy off-white head and a floral aroma. The caramel malt flavor is a bit sweet with some subtle hopping at the finish.
motelpogo (6203) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - NOV 25, 2004
1.5 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 5/20
on tap at widmer. very bland amber, light weetbix aroma, no real hop character that i could discern
Ernest (6143) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - JUL 9, 2003
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Head is initially small, frothy, off-white, mostly diminishing. Body is clear medium amber. Aroma is moderately yeasty (dough, sweat), lightly malty (cookie), lightly hoppy (flowers), with a light note of orange. Flavor is moderately sweet, moderately acidic, lightly bitter. Finish is lightly sweet, moderately acidic, moderately bitter. Medium body, watery texture, lively carbonation. Very yeasty smelling, and the citric quality doesn't suit my tastes. Sleep inducing, much like my rating style.