yespr (45508) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JAN 15, 2017
From tap. Pours hazy amber with a small off white head. Aroma is toasted malty, light herbal hoppy. Sweet, toasted and toffee. Roasted malty, bitter. Solid hoppy. Dry and bitter. Toasted malty finish. joergen (28177) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 2, 2013
Draught at Bishops Arms Savoy.
Clear orange coloured with a medium sized off-white head.
Fruity aroma of caramel, hops, pine needles and citrus peel.
Fruity flavour of hops, licorice powder, grass, caramel and pine needles.
Dry hoppy finish. madmitch76 (24807) - , Essex, ENGLAND - DEC 2, 2012
26th November 2012cgarvieuk (24536) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 27, 2012
Euston Tap. Cloudy rto muddy red brown beer, tidy pale tan head. Not a pretty beer! Smooth semi soft palate with fine minerally carbonation. Very creamy malt with a streak of grain. Big skunky hops. Traces of citrus and red berry fruits. Finishes smooth and semi dry. On the face of it this should be a very good beer. But it’s a little to grainy and the hops a bit too skunk dominant Still not bad though!
UPDATED: NOV 28, 2012 tap at hanging bat ... nice ruby red ... big foam light tan head .... big zezty woody citrus nose ... way too cold... can tell just picking up glass ... quite bitter ... loads of hop (very nannystate) ... light woody bitter ...way too bitter for me, and looking at other ratings just me Leighton (21299) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 14, 2012
Keg at King Bill IV, London during the Magic Rock event. Pours rich, amber-brown with a tight, creamy tan cap. Nose holds dirty earth and pine, toasty bread, toasty grass. Medium sweet flavor with lots of pine, earth and dirt, some burnt grass, rich toasted brown bread, very light dried berries. Medium bodied with average, smooth carbonation. Moderately resinous finish with toasted pine, dry berries, mild warmth, rich brown bread. Good and ballsy.
Theydon_Bois (19546) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - DEC 16, 2012
Tap at William IV (Magic Rock takeover) 10/12/12.
Dark chestnut brown with reddish hues, good sized bubbly off white head.
Nose is caramel malt, Tizer, sugars, good thwack of pine, hops.
Taste is pine forward, dark toffee, light smoke, touch of wood.
Full bodied, soft carbonation, bitter finish. The alcohol is well disguised.
More great stuff from Magic Rock ! rlgk (18850) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JAN 22, 2013
Draught at Ölrepubliken, Göteborg. Somewhat hazy reddish/amber beer with a very nice lasting beige head. Hoppy fruity aroma, caramel, citrus, great bitter profile, malty, bready, raisins, biscuits, caramel, toffee notes. Malty spicy flavor, grassy, herbal, onion notes, hoppy, citrus, spicy notes. Hoppy spicy finish with herbal notes. yngwie (17053) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JAN 17, 2013
On tap at Kick. It’s an unclear orangey brown beer topped by a dense, finger-thick light beige head. Orangey, resiny nose with a toffee-ish, almost coffee-like touch. Hints of liquorice too. Very bitter, in a pleasant way, with toffee and coffee in the back. Resins and pine cones. Medium to full body, quite dry. Lasting finish with lots of bitterness. A quite pleasant one, but lacking a bit on balance, although I understand that’s not the goal. 130117 gunnfryd (14899) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 23, 2012
On tap at Kick. Dark red brown colour with a beige head. Aroma is hop, malt, berries, fruit. Flavour is hop, malt, berries, fruit, tropical fruit. bitter finish. Full bodied nice beer. Scopey (14778) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 7, 2012
Keg at IndyManBeerCon 2012. It pours cloudy red-brown, with a medium yellowish beige head. The nose is full of sweet red fruit: strawberry, cherry, lychee, as well as jam, pine and varnish. The taste is pine, resin, assertive bitterness, jammy fruit, lots of red berry, varnish and resinous hops, with a smooth, ballsy bitter finish. Medium body, moderate carbonation and slightly sticky mouth-feel. Wow! Balance is brilliant and alcohol is well-hidden. Delicious and utterly drinkable. Can these guys do no wrong?