cblado (298) - Washington, USA - JAN 3, 2009
12 oz bottle. Pours a clear, light brown color. Slight off-white head, dissipates quickly. Aroma is mainly sweet apple, with a hint of malt as well. Flavor is very cidery, sweet apples again, with a malt finish. Hints of cinnamon at the end as well. Palate feels effervescent, very lively on the tongue, and a bit syrupy. Overall this is an excellent fruit beer, a great brew for my 100th also! Emily_Rose (20) - California, USA - DEC 30, 2010
Bottle courtesy of Wavers1. <3
F*** Martinelli’s. Period. Unplugged Apple Ale is absolutely phenomenal. Deliciously sweet and tart with absolutely no sting afterwards. SUPER smooth and goes down waaaaaay too easily.
<3 MacDouglass (88) - Illinois, USA - JUN 11, 2011
Aroma: smells like apple juice and autumn leaves, I kid you not, amazing; Appearance: clear caramel, reddish hue on the edges, hold it up to the light to emphasize the red; Taste: absolutely wonderful, and I’m not usually one for fruit beers, I think the best thing about it is this: a lot of other ’apple’ ciders I’ve had add a boatload of cinnamon and currant to the overal flavor, whereas, with this brew, there’s none of that, instead, there’s just a fresh, unadulterated apple flavor that borders every so slightly on tart, its really, really refreshing, and I would actually recommend drinking it chilled; Palate: slight tart, slight sweet, both linger, extremely easy to down one quickly, just the right amount of carbonation, a lot less bubbly than other beers, but this is right for the overall cider experience; Overall: its incredibly easy to down one of these in no time flat even if you meant to savor every swallow, I wish I could get these year round because I’d always have them on stock, highly recommended MarinEvelyn (854) - Wisconsin, USA - NOV 29, 2013
great sweet apple juice/cider aroma. light spices. just really fresh apples. Tastes the same. ridiculously smooth. whale_hunter (10) - - MAY 27, 2015
Pours an amber color with minimal head. Flavor is crisp and refreshing, tart apple, well balanced. Overall a fantastic apple ale.
Prolitariat777 (102) - St george, Utah, USA - JUL 30, 2015
Awesome copper color and clear. Aroma of fresh apples. Flavor of tart green apples with a champagne like fresh apple cider finish, with some mild malts rounding it out. kp (10882) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
Date: 10/31/1999PhillyCraft (7400) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 23, 2011
Source: Belmont Station, Portland
muddy orange, strong granny apple aroma, rich apple flavor, not at all like a cider, not sweet or bitter, like drinking a dry apple butter
the best applesauce in a glass ever
Aroma: 10/10; Appearance: 8/10; Flavor: 9/10; Palate: 8/10; Overall: 19/20
Bottle thanks to Scott. Pours a hazy orange, minimal head and very little lacing. Aromas of cherries, fuji apple cider, nutmeg, vanilla, cherry water ice. Taste is cinnamon spice, puckery skin of apple, cherry pie, bread crust, creamy apple juice finish. Touch of oakiness in the finish. Has a similiar profile to the Enigma plus the addition of ripe apple goodness. Another ridiculous fruit beer from New Glarus. Delicious Travlr (25268) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - OCT 6, 2011
Holy cow, this one is amazing. Bottle at Meridian Pint, courtesy of Whitney, thank you ma’am! The aroma was like having a dozen warm apple turnovers shoved up your nose at the same time - but in a god way. The taste is equally shocking, not too sweet, not too sour. Tons of fruits plus all the stuff that goes in those apple turnovers, like raisins, very very light and subtle cinnamon, and that gooey stuff that ends up in between all the little chunks of apple. I’ll say it again. Amazing. stevencon (522) - Sarasota, Florida, USA - JUL 2, 2012
12oz bottle from a trade with Atom: Clear orange copper color with a nice fluffy head. Aromas of tart apples and caramel, some breadyness, kind of reminds me of apple pie. I started to get the aroma as soon as I poured it. Taste of sweet caramel malts with a tart apple fruityness. The taste is very natural and not artificial. Dry finish. Great full mouth feel without being heavy I could drink a lot of the beer and still enjoy. I hope to get more someday.