clubber (4) - Milford, Ohio, USA - AUG 15, 2012 does not count
The Cincy version of Bell’s two Heated Ale. It is a bouquet of floral citrus and grapefruit aroma and flavor. It has a nice malt backbone for balance as well. A fine beer and a worthy entry into the moerlein family. LilBeerDoctor (4032) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 12, 2013
On tap at the brewpub. Pours a hazy orange with a small white head. Aroma of caramel malt, tropical fruits. Flavor of tropical fruits, floral hops, and light bready malt in the finish. Some bitterness in the finish too. A fruity IPA, reminds me of the Mikkeller hop series.
8/4/8/4/15 (3.9/5) TheBeerOrg (2145) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - JUN 12, 2010
Pours bright golden with a well maintained wispy off-white head. Notes of light pine and hop resin, biscuit, toasted bread. medium bodied and lightly resinous with lively carbonation. mrohia (278) - Ohio, USA - MAY 29, 2012
Taste of Cincinnati. Good and smooth, yet crisp, taste. Refreshing for an IPA.
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone chinchill (5171) - South Carolina, USA - AUG 17, 2013
12 oz bottle from 12-pack sampler case purchased in Ohio. Served in a Sam Adams glass.
A: Orange-amber in color with a large, frothy off-white head. Superior lacing and retention.
S: Sweet with citrus and floral notes, and a bready malt base.
T: More fruity and appealing than the aroma. Mildly bitter hop finish.
M: Good medium body and medium+ carbonation. Near creamy smooth..
O: A mild IPA. More like a pale ale in terms of hops load and bitterness, and perhaps a bit light even then, but tasty and highly drinkable.
garrison (812) - Cin. city, Ohio, USA - MAY 27, 2010
From a six pack of twelve ounce bottles purchased at "Keller’s IGA" - Okee-dokee, this is a good copy of Mid-California hops heavy IPA, but there’s no shame in that... I just wish my friend Greg Hardman (the capo de capo of Moerlein) would’ve been a bit more individualistic with this brew. Still, it’s tasty enough... but it’s no O.T.R.! Rynoplasty (700) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - JUN 1, 2010
Pours a light slightly hazy amber with a big off white head. Aroma is citrusy fruity hops. Flavor is grapefruit with a nice lasting bitterness and nice biscuity malt backbone. Not bad. SpringsLicker (3660) - Tennessee, USA - SEP 3, 2011
The pour is a slightly hazy gold with a sticky off-white head.
Juicy sweet malt aroma is played off by the fresh citrusy hop aromas.
The flavor is towards the bitter side, but not overly so. Nice long dry hop finish. Medium body. drfabulous (8224) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - MAR 26, 2015
12 ounce bottle. Big pour, pillow head. Orange body. Citrus and some pine. Low caramel malt. Pretty solid IPA and very drinkable. Tmoney99 (14766) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUN 2, 2010
Bottle. Poured clear copper color with a large frothy off-white head that lasted with good lacing. Moderate to heavy earthy hop aroma. Medium body with a slick texture and soft carbonation. Moderate bitter flavor with a moderate bitter finish of medium duration. Very good brew.