illidurit (2458) - San Francisco, California, USA - JUN 23, 2014 beertholomeus (1814) - California, USA - AUG 1, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours a golden yellow with a white head. Fruit, tart, citrus and floral aroma. Tart, fruit, citrus floral and oak flavors. Light body and average carbonation. Citrus, tart and wheat finish.
On tap at the brewery. Pours a bronzey muddy gold with a white head. Aroma is heavy died fruits including pineapple and unripe mango, musty bready malt. Flavor is a little bland with pineapple chunks and mineral water. Cabernet barrel influence is reduced to a slight tannic note and a slighter astringency. Recalls Doles orange/pineapple/whatever juice. Bule (2255) - California, USA - FEB 7, 2014
On tap at the brewpub. Pours a hazy pale color with a bit of head. Fruity, sweet and a little flat.
brokensail (16645) - Dublin, California, USA - JAN 6, 2014
On tap @ Dempsey’s. Hazed orange pour with a white head. Sweet bread, banana, and caramel aromas. Some apple, a touch of vanilla, and pear. Maybe white grape. Flavor is quite sweet. A touch papery on the palate, but okay otherwise. Lots of caramel, banana, and pear. Sweet apple, white grape, and a hint of vanilla.