JStax (7521) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - APR 7, 2018
Draft pour. The beer is a clear copper color with a beige head of velvety foam. Earthy and herbal. I get notes of vanilla and herbal tea. Sweet through most of the taste, but finishes bitter and dry. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Reminds me of tree bark. patrick767 (4475) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - DEC 17, 2017
bottle - Orange pour. The aroma is of piney hops and caramel malt. The flavor is moderately bitter with pine, caramel, and a little citrus. It's balanced and tasty though nothing special to me. jinroh (2727) - ESTONIA - NOV 2, 2017
Pours nice creamy amber, relatively clear. Bit of foam. Sweet malty nose, wet hops aroma coming through. Taste is nicely balanced, very fresh, body is quite medium, soft tropical fruits. Wet hop thing definitely there, hops are more grassy and with more tannins than usual. Really well done, probably one of the best harvest beers I have had. TimE (6494) - Tokyo, JAPAN - NOV 1, 2017
Amber color. Very earthy, with oranges and melons. Pretty dry bitter but not that interesting. Cybercat (6581) - Georgia, USA - OCT 30, 2017
Taps slightly hazy topaz with a thick cream head that leaves good lacing. Aroma is not strong, but promises resiny hops and tangy citrus. Flavor features good resiny hop, orange and fresh malt character. Mouthfeel offers fair body and peppy fizz. Toast the harvest.
rumproasts (6053) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - OCT 24, 2017
bottle. deep amber with one finger head. malty caramel body with substantial hops, dank earthy and citrusy. solid bitterness. hops don't seem as fresh as i had hoped, and while this is a perfectly fine IPA, it doesn't do a lot for me. chucklemation (1843) - Royal Oak, Michigan, USA - OCT 21, 2017
UPDATED: OCT 21, 2017 Pours a hazy copper with a white foam head. Aroma is juicy citrus, floral, herbal, and earthy hops. Flavor is herbal and earthy hops, lightly but unpleasantly bitter. Well-carbonated and crisp. I’m not too fond of this one. hotstuff (5314) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - OCT 18, 2017
Rated on 10-18-2017. (Bottle) The appearance is a medium sized off-white head that is mostly lasting, transparent golden body, fast rising carbonation, and one ring of lacing. The aroma is citrus, fruity, grapefruit, tangerine, orange, pine, floral, grassy, caramel, and malt. The flavor presents moderate bitterness, citrus, fruity, grapefruit, tangerine, lemon, pine, light spice, caramel, malt, and sweet. The mouthfeel is moderate carbonation and this beer is medium bodied. Wow! This is a very, very good tasting IPA! It is well balanced, light bitter finish and aftertaste. It is very easy drinking and very refreshing. The flavors come together very well. This is a beer worth trying and a beer that I will purchase again. It is another excellent Dark Horse brewed beer! Cheers! bubblehouse (1661) - louisville, Kentucky, USA - OCT 12, 2017
UPDATED: JAN 18, 2018 Drank previously but didn't have time to rate at that particular time. just getting around to it. drfabulous (9222) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - OCT 11, 2017
12 ounce bottle. Dark dark orange pour. Caramel and malt first up. Then a bit of citrus. Nice.