DSG (15237) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - FEB 22, 2017 BMan1113VR (7929) - Los Angeles, California, USA - NOV 3, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap. Pours with a lightly hazed orange to golden hued body with a retentive white head. Aromas are grainy, straw, light dried fruit, mild acidic, floral or funky a bit. Citrus peel, blood orange, ginger and medium phenol. Almost a bit vinous. Flavors show a bit of a soft funky quality, medium phenol, grainy, mild acidity, hibiscus, vinous, herbal, lightly citrusy. Lower carbonation that I would have liked to see, but otherwise quite a tasty beer.
[1/30/17] Draught at Black Hammer Brewing in San Francisco. Deep golden. Malt, spiciness, yeast, fruits, caramel, sweetish. j12601 (13099) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - FEB 14, 2016
On tap at Black Hammer. Pours a clear amber with a thin white head. Light hibiscus, yeast, a touch of wheat on the nose. Medium-bodied, soft floral notes, honey, a bit of musk, a vague touch of tartness. Musk, a touch of yeast, slow floral notes into the finish. mR_fr0g (13500) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 28, 2015
On tap at the brewery in sf. Clear reddy , cherry, thin greyish head. Aroma is apple, jolly ranger, sour, cherry, slightly artifial. Flavor is composed of slight tart apple, cherry, carbonic acid, flavourings. Palate is light crisp , slightly watery, thin crisp finish. No saison character to this. bytemesis (9221) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - SEP 19, 2015
Tap. Pours clear reddish Amber, small pink head, dissipates quickly, some lacing. Aroma is heavy floral, Hibiscus, honey, light grass. Flavor is light sweet, fruity, floral, lots of Hibiscus, most everything else pushed to the back. Medium body. bu11zeye (13215) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - FEB 16, 2015
(Draught) Pours a clear golden pink body with a medium white head. Aroma of florals, citrus, coriander, and yeast. Flavor of hibiscus, ginger, coriander, pink peppercorn, orange peel, and grain.
jdavidh (173) - California, USA - MAR 21, 2014
Flowery and a touch spicy on the nose. Definite hibiscus in the taste. A bit earthy. Nice mouthfeel and not as funky as some saisons. Nice.
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone BarleyLegal (6) - New Hampshire, USA - AUG 23, 2013 does not count
Strong caramel and butterscotch nose. Rose colored light to medium body. Slightly chewy, sweet. Pleasant and flowery finish.
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone badlizard (5533) - Berkeley, California, USA - AUG 13, 2013
On tap. Clear dark golden with a fizzy white head. Caramel, cereal grain, and hibiscus aroma and taste with a sweet malty finish. Meilby (11692) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 7, 2013
Draught @ City Beer, San Francisco, CAGeokkjer (7647) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 5, 2013
Pours clear amber wth a off-white head. Aroma has notes of malt, butterscotch and yeast. Taste is light to medium sweet and light bitter. Body is slightly dry, fruity and toffee finish. Body is light to medium, texture is thin to oily, carbonaiton is soft.
On tap at City Beer. Pours amber with a small off white head. Aroma of caramel, some fruitiness, red berries and tea. Flavor is sweet and malty with some tea, red fruits and caramel. Medium body, average carbonation.