anders37 (26251) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 28, 2013
Draft @ the brewpub, San Diego, CA. Pours a pale amber color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty hoppy citrus aroma. Fruity malty hoppy citrus flavor with hints of caramel. has a fruity malty hoppy citrus finish. blipp (9172) - La Mesa, California, USA - APR 26, 2013
Bottle. Pours amber orange with an off white head, Light toffee sweet malts, with earthy hops, and almost spicy grassy notes. Relatively balanced. Not bad. Theis (15152) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 25, 2013
Draught at Antenna America, Yokohama. Clear brown - white head. Nice malty. Ok hoppy. Mild hoppy compaired to the cocoa/chocolate malty taste. Ok bitterness. Herbal/tea notes. Nice fruity notes. halfbaked (48) - - APR 20, 2013
Light, sweet aroma of citrus with maybe some pine. Definate presence of sweet malt. Mouthfeel is pleasantly light with low carbonation. A little bitterness at the end. It’s a mild example of the type. Pleasant , but not exciting. brokensail (16440) - Dublin, California, USA - APR 14, 2013
Orange pour with a white head. Nice citrus hop aroma. Big orange, tangerine, and some grapefruit. A good bread malt aroma and some toffee. Nice sweet citrus flavors of orange and tangerine. Some grapefruit, light pine, and maybe a hint of grass. Mild bitterness with some sweet bready malt.
peteinSD (1469) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 12, 2013
Tap @ Carlsbad brewpub. Slightly hazy golden orange pour with a slick of white foam. Aroma is light bitterness, citrus and pine with a heavy sweet malt presence. Taste is a nice balance of pine and bitterness but there’s a heavy sweet malt, caramel flavor in the background which muddies it up quickly. Not very clean. Kurtos (199) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - MAR 24, 2013
Bottle. Pours an Amber colour, looks a little like a lager.
Aroma is quite faint, can’t really smell anything, though what i can smell is a bit of apricot and pine.
Taste. I can mainly taste apricot, with also some grapefruit, followed by a nice toffee and sweet bread malt backing.
Overall. A good beer, easy drinking, although a little bland for my liking, i would enjoy this as a session beer and it is something i would rate very highly as an entry level apa.
madvike (3250) - Middleton, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 17, 2013
On tap at the brewpub - Pours clear amber with a thin off-white head. Nose is a blast of citrus--grapefruit with a little pine and onion. Clean malt body, crackery with nice grapefruit and floral hops. Thin and clean body. Awesome--just what I’m looking for in an APA. Sevenlee (1846) - Central Coast, NSW, AUSTRALIA - MAR 5, 2013
Pours a golden colour with an off-white head. Aroma is malt, fruits, caramel, citrus and some bread. Taste is light to medium sweet of fruit and caramel leading to a light to medium bitter finish. OK. jmikolich (1477) - North Ridgeville, Ohio, USA - MAR 4, 2013
Old bottle, had to be, no way someone would sell this as a APA, flat lifeless beer malt bomb and paper.