tomthompson89 (1982) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 31, 2011
dark orange color, nice foam. flavor is slightly smokey but not overpowering. didn’t think a smoked lager could be this refreshing but it really really is nice. on tap at ecentric cafe slimchill (1044) - Austin, Texas, USA - MAY 7, 2012
Draught. Bright clear copper, thin white head. Sweet nose, caramel and malt. Mild smoke flavor, well incorporated into a generally complex malt profile, biscuit, toast, straw. Clean and easy drinking. A very nice take on a hybrid between a Rauch and a Vienna. nimbleprop (8382) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 19, 2013
4oz pour at Churchkey’s Bells event during DC Beer Week 2013. Pours a clear caramel amber with some wispy white head. Nose is lightly smokey, woody, nuts, fall fruit, some corn. Flavor is well balanced, light smoke, brown make, caramel, bread, lightly nutty, orange. Crisp finish with a hint of smoke. Extremely well balanced. shrubber85 (11408) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - SEP 2, 2013
Draft. Lightly smoky orange and caramel malt aroma. Golden yellow with moderate head. Creamy, smoky caramel malt flavor. Nice smoky aftertaste. A great easy drinking beer. Patrickctenchi (6591) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - SEP 4, 2013
Brassy/honey gold......small white head.
Caramel and camp smoke. aroma.
Very easy drinking,,,smoky....
a nice one.
queenholly (3623) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - FEB 23, 2013
Draft at Trion. Honey smoked ham aroma. Clear golden yellow with a small white head. Meaty smoke malt and light grassy hop flavor. Light to medium body, lively carbonation. crossovert (12934) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 10, 2013
Not sure if I had the same thing. This was agolden colored very light bodied bbut immensely drinkable brew. TheAlum (7164) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - MAY 23, 2011
Draft pour at Craft Day Afternoon (Chicago, IL). Pours a crisp amber pour, touches of copper, shiny glow, with a huge offwhite head that cakes big and laces well. Aromas are decent smokey meatiness, some sweet biscuits and light toffee, smoke is decent in strength, touches of ham and light florals. Initial is light bodied, a nice kick of smoked malts throwing some carmelized sweetness, smokey hammyness. Touches of bread dough, biscuits, and toast. Lingering smoke, carmelized malts. Solid lighter smoked offering. I could do this in bottles. It’s simple yet I enjoyed it. Drake (13739) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 26, 2012
Served on draft at Beer Run. Pours a clear amber color with a thin head that quickly fades. Aroma of big smoky notes, salty ham and caramel malts. The taste is big smoky notes with some bitter astringent qualities and pale caramel malts. Medium bodied. JK (6162) - St. Louis Park, Minnesota, USA - DEC 2, 2012
GABF, 2012, Friday Evening. A simple lager with a great smoke character, which is strong in both the flavor and aroma, complimented by dry malt of the Vienna.