Dedollewaitor (16543) - Odense, DENMARK - SEP 5, 2007
Can. Slight hazy amber/orange with a fantastic thick white head & good lacings. The aroma is of bitter hops & sweet malts.
The mouhfeel is filling. Good hoppiness that lastes throughout. Fruity/flowery & piney with a light malty balance. Soft carbonation. Lasting end. Very nice can of beer! djd07 (16289) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAY 30, 2008
Can. Pours a clear copper color with a medium frothy off white head. The aroma is very hoppy and pine. Decent lacing on the glass. The taste is a also a strong hop and light malt finish. Just like the description big brew in a little can. A great American Pale Ale from Oskar Blues. Scopey (16227) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 2, 2013
Can in Savannah. It pours clear amber with a medium white head. The nose is fresh pine, leaf, varnish, earth and caramel. The taste is pleasantly bitter, pine, leather, resin, earth, light spice and leaf with a dry, bitter finish. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Nice bitterness and good drinkability. Decent. MiP (16054) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - NOV 4, 2007
Can. Good caramelly hop aroma. Clear dark golden colour, small white head. OK bitterness, slightly rough, and some caramelly hops like in the aroma. Well-balanced. bhensonb (15965) - Woodland, California, USA - MAR 19, 2008
Can from Wine Cellar. Resiny aromas. Clear amber color with a very impressive tan/beige head. Full bodied with very creamy carbonation. Flavor is more citrus grapefruit over evergreen, with a backdrop of roasted caramel. Still, this is all about the hop. It’s not balanced. It’s an IPA in disguise. Maybe an IIPA in disguise, based on the bitterness. Evergreen seems to return in the finish. Everyone should have one of these once in awhile just to get back to roots. Whoo. It’s not in the same class as the best, complex ales, but it is a winner in the APA class.
Ratman197 (15616) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - OCT 19, 2008
On tap @ Falling Rock poured a hazy orange with a lingering ring of ivory foam. Aromas of carmel, earthiness and pine. Palate was light to medium bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of carmel, earthiness and light pine with a smooth dry lightly bitter finish.imdownthepub (15518) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 19, 2009
Earlier Rating: 12/12/2006 Total Score: 3.1
Can poured a clear copper with a small disapating amber head. Aromas of grapefruit, carmel and pine. Palate was medium bodied and dry. Flavors of carmel, pine, grapefruit rind and a hint of earthiness with a lingering bitter finish.
Tinned, Pasteurised, 355ml courtesy of Casey (Doppelganger). Gold to amber with white head. Simply surprising, a beer in a can that tastes this fresh, it cannot be, not when you have been brought up with the dross that is UK tinned beer. This is bright, freshly hoppy, grassy, orange citric and very pleasant. Dry and refreshing. Many thanks Casey for this and for showing me how a tinned beer could be. gunnfryd (15483) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 5, 2008
Can. Golden/orange colour with an off-white head. Aroma is citrus, hop, flowers. Flavour is citrus, hop, flowers, malt. Bitter finish. Nicy hoppy beer. DSG (15403) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - JAN 14, 2009
UPDATED: JUN 9, 2012 Re-rate 6/4/12: Can sample at beerandbeyond farewell tasting at Dagan’s place. Thanks beerandbeyond. Clear golden. Aroma of citric and resinous hops. Flavor has light graininess and assertive hoppy bitterness, kinda resinous. Medium-bodied. 7/3/7/3/14=3.4
Stuu666 (15248) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 21, 2014
(11/1/08) Draught at Father’s Office in Santa Monica. Slightly hazy amber color. Hoppy aroma with some flowers and some light toasty malt notes. Sweetish flavor with some malt and caramel. Continues bitter and hoppy with a bit of citrus and light spicy hops notes. Medium-bodied. Quite nice. 7/3/7/3/14=3.4
Can at home. Pours amber, taste is lots of sweet toffee and bitter hops, pine.