Cavie (4837) - Arlington, Texas, USA - MAR 4, 2009
Found an unexpected gem with this one. Semi-hazy pour with cream and orange nose. The taste was quite sweet, with large samples of orange and cream soda in the taste. The finish was of a citrus acidity. I found this beer to be extremely satisfying and refreshing. mikeben (355) - Naperville, Illinois, USA - AUG 16, 2004
Hey my tastes are very ecclectic and I like a good stout as much as the next guy, but I really love beers made with fruit. Sure Lambics are better quaity but I tasted the fresh honey and fresh orange peel. It was a refreshing brew. Okay maybe it need a little more bite but it was a mild beer to drink on a hot day and quite original. LadyFox626 (2) - USA - JUN 24, 2010 does not count
A fruit beer with definite orange flavor. While the orange is quite strong it is not at all displeasing, and it gives an excellent summer feeling to this tasty brew! newshound (20) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAY 16, 2007
Bottles. Brodie Lane HEB in SW Austin, TX. For what it’s trying to do, this beer is freaking awesome! I rate it so high because it has orange and cream pegged. Pours a clear orange-yellow with nice bubbles. Starts with a white porous head, but loses the froth and lingers around the edge. Immediately you get aroma of oranges... the peel, the pulp. Tastes like orange juice, hints of lemon even. Creamy to the palate. As it warms, the orange expands and takes on almost floral characteristics. The best thing to do is to slice real oranges or tangerines and set a round slice on top of the beer, so that it flavors each sip. And it looks very cool. Squeeze another wedge into beer for hyper-orange taste. Very light and tasty, good for Spring/Summer, drinking a 6-pack and not being weighed down. Brittany3272 (7) - - JUL 31, 2013 does not count
This was an excellent beer. Loved just about everything about it except that I didn’t have more.
Goodfella (60) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - SEP 18, 2004
UPDATED: SEP 30, 2004 Bottle poured into sniffer. okay head. fantastic aroma and creamy taste. goes down smooth and has a wine-type taste dwyerpg (6454) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - APR 4, 2005
Wow, I must have got the best six-pack of this ever based upon what other people rated, but I think this beer is excellent, perhaps the best fruit beer I’ve had. Smells like orange peel. To me, this beer tastes almost exactly like an Orangesicle, (probably the greatest ice cream truck vendor item available). It’s just slightly less creamy than an Orangesicle in the finish. The only way this could be more orange-y is if the color were a bright orange. I’m a fan. mrfizx (17) - Illinois, USA - JUN 28, 2012
Great for after working or walking around during a 100 degree plus day. On a cooler day, I could see where this might be a little over the top flavor-wise, but was tasty and refreshing to me.