bleeng (1554) - Houston nowhere near Beersel, Texas, USA - MAR 6, 2013
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft at Mellow Mushroom Germantown TN. Dark gold and clear with a small white head. Very cold so the nose is a muted hop bitterness. Taste is bitter piney hops with a decent malt balance. Leaves a slight metallic taste on the end. Decent enough.
nearbeer (3963) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - FEB 17, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
12 oz, bottled Feb-05-13. Clear amber-copper with a lasting half-inch of foam. Nose is spicy and fresh green herb, citrus zest, caramel and some light papaya. Taste is piquant green herb, resin, citrus with the bitter pith, toasted nut, and toffee with faint hints of mango and banana. Near-medium body has light-medium carbonation and finishes with a wooden bitterness.