blankboy (7884) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 25, 2010
Draught at the brewpub. Pours a slightly hazy pale gold with a small white head. Interesting, if not great, aroma of rice (sweet rice?), a hint of pepper and floral notes -- It’s sweet but I’m not sure from what. Flavour, again, of rice along with very light hops, grain and malt -- not bad, it’s not unflavourful. Average bodied. Not awesome but it has character, and it’s good with food. VeloVampire (625) - Parkdale, Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - APR 4, 2010
UPDATED: JUL 30, 2010 On tap at Magpie - came a very pale, but slightly hazy golden. Thick, small white cap. Aroma fruity, yeasty, and a touch funky. Rice comes through in the flavour, but in a proud way, not hidden, adjunct-style. It is on show here. Gains grassy-bitter hoppiness as it warms. Not a favourite style of mine, but this is a very well-done example, and would be a lovely summer sessioner. thorongil2 (3570) - , Ontario, CANADA - JUL 14, 2010
(tap) clear very pale yellow with tall white head; aroma starts with citrus, then a bit funky; clean, balanced, refreshing taste - more like wheat than lager Bendrixian (1514) - Canadiana, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 15, 2011
on tap at the pub. golden hue, lots of carbonation and slightly cloudy. Aromas are biscuit and some lemon notes but not as expressive as the Pils. Melow palate, buiscuit, decent structure and mid palate. easy and light.
shaynsawchuk (713) - Mississauga, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 3, 2012
275 mL bottle. Never heard of Sorachi Ace hops until now, let alone known that they produce the unique buttery flavour mentioned in a few other rates. Pours a light golden colour with a fine head that dissipates quickly with no lacing. A little popcorn, yeast and lemon zest on the nose. The diacetyl comes through in the flavour as well, brioche comes to mind a little. Mildly flavoured, lightly bitter and mildly carbonated, easy on the palate and fairly light tasting. A decent quencher, but not all that interesting.
Ferris (17117) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 15, 2015
Draft - Light grains. Clear gold with a decent white head. Pale sweet malts, buttery notes and not much else. Zenwolf (269) - Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 20, 2010
On Tap. Solid, but average. A great pub brew that goes very with the food served onsite. Light, grassy and sweet malty. Drinkable but forgettable. I would prefer a more robust and malted version. samzim (440) - Ontario, CANADA - SEP 26, 2014
Malty aroma with biscuit notes. Clear straw colour. Bitter front with malty notes, and grassy finish. Light body with lively carbonation. Not bad, but not good either. barncatmatt (2355) - Cambridge, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 22, 2009
UPDATED: JAN 9, 2013 on tap at the brew pub. clear golden with a white head. some lacing. clean light malt aroma with minimal hopping. the flavours is also very clean, refreshing, the soriachi ace hops add some lemony flavour and bitter the finish out nicely. one of the best pale lagers ive ever had.
//////////////////////////////////////////////// THE BREWPUN CLOSED YOU COULD ONLY GET THIS IN BOTTLES AND THEY ARE ALL BUTTER BOMBS. DO NOT BUY THIS IN BOTTLES, DROPPED RATING FROM A 3.7 TO A 2.7