stevoj (5033) - Boise, Idaho, USA - MAR 29, 2017
Draft at Tied House. A downer to end the flight. Kind of flat, kind of weak. IIPA? Hardly. Clear golden, bright, small head. Barely there aroma, band aid. Taste also kind of medicinal, hops and malts, but seem to be fighting each other. No "topia" about this. A mess. Grumbo (2941) - Ipswich, Suffolk, ENGLAND - FEB 26, 2017
Bottle from Beer Gonzo. Pours clear golden amber with a lasting off-white head. Aroma has a good rather than powerful level of hop, caramel, and light tropical fruit. Medium plus sweetness, light bitterness. Medium bodied, rich and sticky texture, soft carbonation. Enjoyed this. tricksta_p (4635) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - NOV 5, 2016
Bottle at home. Aroma is big fruity hops, citrus, orange, biscuity malt, grapefruit, pine resin, caramel. Flavour is moderate sweet with a strong bitter finish. Body is above medium. I don’t understand the comments about low hop profile, this pretty damn fruity hoppy and bitter with a good malt backbone. Anyway, I was really in the mood for a big hoppy bittersweet IIPA sipper and this one very much delivered on my needs. DruncanVeasey (8226) - NUNEATON, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - AUG 28, 2016
Bottle, from BumDog? Weekend 1. Brassy orange with specks of lace and a low collar. Aroma of deep fried apricots in batter, tinned peaches and Murray Mints. Menthol, Murray Mint, tinned peach flavour with any suggestion of sunbaked coniferous hop deeply buried in honeyed peach, Lipton’s peach iced tea, Chinese deep fried balls in sweet sauce and medicinal lozenge sweetness. Alcohol buried even deeper. An enigma. Sink is having none but IPA doesn’t have to taste this way.
sir__v (2629) - FRANCE - AUG 16, 2016
On tap @ Bow Bar, Edinburg - UK. Color: clear amber beer with no carbonation and ivory white foam. Smell: resin and grassy bitterness, sweet notes and alcohol. Taste: full body with sweet malt balanced with resin and grassy hops attack. High bitterness and resin taste. Hoppy blast. Alcohol finish. Aftertaste: resin, hops, dry bitterness and alcohol. A hoppy blast beer.
Stuu666 (13367) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 9, 2016
Keg at the bow bar. Pours clear pale orange, nose is crystal malt, citrus, toffee, taste is rich, sweet grapefruit, quite dry, prickly. coachd (834) - Missouri, USA - AUG 5, 2016
Very sweet aroma of caramel and butterscotch with a trace of west coast style hops in the background. Murky bronze color with a huge tuft of cream colored foam. Tastes very sweet like the aroma but with more hops. Not bitter, pleasant overall for a DIPA. Thick palate with good carbonation. Not as bad as the ratings would suggest. cgarvieuk (24456) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 28, 2016
Keg at bow bar... Golden amber... Thin white lacing... Soft sweet toffee caramel malts nose... Soft sweet caramel toffee aleksander9 (1721) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 27, 2016
Hazy golden with white head. Cherry, red berries and earth. Sweet, cloying, dry and hoppy finish. Not bad! JorgeLee (2110) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 6, 2016
Bottle, Beers of Europe. Amber colour, long lasting white foam. Very strong hoppy aromas, citrus and pine. Decent malt body, bit of sweetness and heft, but star is hops, quite oily texture, not overly fizzy, decent bitterness but quite a bit of flavour as well. Pine, resin, a little grapefruit. Quite enjoyed this.