kp (10882) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
Date: 05/31/2006obguthr (6456) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - JUL 28, 2007
clear amber, whispy white head, light sweet carmel malt aroma with floral hops, a swirl will kick up some fine head and citrus aroma, touch of drippy lace, good hop flavor on a well balanced carmel malt base with just a touch of sweetness, the sweetness grows into a butterscotch character, nice bitter finish
huge sweet grapefruit aroma, no butterscotch
more of an earthy hop aroma, subdued compared to the cask, still no butterscotch
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 7/10; Palate: 5/10; Overall: 13/20
Weak orange aroma. Dark orange color, clear, with a medium yellow head. Taste is buttery, bitter, with a hint of orange peel. More grapefruity in the end. Speedle (266) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - JUL 17, 2007
22 oz bottle..1 1/2 finger off-white head...picking up some malt aroma and some pine...watery mouthfeel with a good bitter finish..ok apa but not outstanding MacDaddyOJake (274) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - JUL 15, 2007
Cask from capital ale in Innsbrooke. Big hoppy aroma with a substantial hop flavor. Good malt backbone to go with it. Not dominated by either, although the majority goes to the hops. Nice color, made for an enjoyable beer although next time I’d like to have it colder. LooseCannon (938) - Norfolk, Virginia, USA - JUL 13, 2007
22 oz bottle. Pours Clear Amber color with foam off white head. Aroma of roasted malt. Taste of malt and hops with bitter after taste.
DocLock (10745) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 18, 2007
Bottle from Greenleafe. Deep coppery pour with aroma of citric hops, mangoey spicy notes, and a solid malty aroma. The taste is caramel malt coupled by a crisp citric hop flavor, and some finishing fruit and spicy hints. Smooth and well made. jcwattsrugger (12471) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - MAY 11, 2007
on tap-pours a white head and amber/copper color. Aroma is sweet citrus hops, medium malt-caramel. Taste is sweet citrus hops, medium malt-caramel. Mild carbonation. Light/medium mouth feel. Easy, smooth. LilKem (1213) - Marietta, Ohio, USA - MAR 20, 2007
bitter. fruit and sweet aroma of apricot, pear, pineapple, english tasting hops, and some potporri/floral notes. tastes a bit like pineapple juice with pear, apricot, and ncie smooth blend of hops. CaptainCougar (7133) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - JAN 26, 2007
Bottle, sampled in May of 2006: Pours a clear copper orange with a thin wispy-lacing white head. Nice, fresh piny grapefruity hoppy aroma has a touch of pale malty sweet balance. Body starts with a fresh green bittering hoppy presence and a touch of malty sweetness before a dry, bittersweet finsih. A crisp, drinkable APA. Braudog (6763) - Yorktown, Virginia, USA - DEC 19, 2006
22 oz bomber -- Poured with a big ol’ foamy head. Interesting aroma of malt cookies and hop buds. Odd mix. Musty. Nice hoppiness but with a pretty powerful hoppy aspect. Very good, but different.