Ratman197 (15469) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - APR 17, 2015
750 ml cvorked and caged bottle poured a clear gold with a lasting white head. Aromas of straw, yeast, spice, light fruitiness and a hint of honey. Palate was light bodied and crisp. Flavors of bread, yeast, honey, spice and light fruitiness with a crisp lingering spiced finish. smith4498 (3676) - Winter Springs, Florida, USA - DEC 27, 2014
Bottle shared at our Christmas tasting a friend from NY brought down. Pours cloudy golden color with white head. Floral and biscuit aromas with some dough and spices. Similar flavors. Medium body with lively carbonation. Rrauth (1196) - North Carolina, USA - JAN 28, 2014
Sample from Raleigh Rare Beer: First its a golden lager which is meh at best and it met my meh expectations to the tee. j12601 (13192) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - DEC 30, 2013
Bottle at Blippsmas! Pours a hazed gold with a thin white head. Soft musk with a bit of grain. Medium-bodied, grainy, a bit sweet and musky. Soft musk, a bit of grain, chewy with some hints of lemon, a bit of alcohol shows up. Warm and grainy on the finish, musk and a bit of yeast. jcwattsrugger (12550) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - DEC 24, 2013
750 bottle at Blippsmas-thin white-yellow. A-floral, lt malt. T-floral/spice hops, lt malt-some sweetness.
jtclockwork (17467) - , New Jersey, USA - DEC 22, 2013
Bottle at Blippsmas. Pours cloudy gold with white head. Nose and taste of honey, wheat, spice, lemoncake and lightly spicy malt. Medium body. vtafro (7444) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - DEC 21, 2013
Bottle. Light golden pour with white head. Apple and light spice, honey and spices aromas. Light fruit honey and spices flavors, not awesome but still ok. merc7186 (3160) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - NOV 16, 2013
A: Hazy Golden Straw Hue, Passes Some Light, White Head Ring, Mild Lacing berntholer (1619) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - OCT 30, 2013
S: Mild Belgian Sugar, Mild Honey, Mild Lemons
T: Honey, Mild Lemons, Mild Belgian Sugar, Mild Belgian Yeast
M: Average Carbonation, Light to Medium Bodied, Mild Sweet
Overall, you definitely dont get the 8.5 ABV but the flavor is a little too mild.
ivory white head that disappears quickly without lacing. gold blonde colour. aroma of spices, alcoholic, anise, coriander. taste is sour, yeasty and spices. over-carbonated, quite thin body and watery mouthfeel. big gusher on opening. swoopjones (7020) - Buffalo, New York, USA - SEP 28, 2013
Bottle. Blonde pour, sweet notes, active carbonation, light straw notes. Grassy. Kind of boozy. Decent