BigfFatBeerLover81 (34) - St. Thomas, Ontario, CANADA - APR 1, 2017
My biggest beef with these guys is their typical light beer strength/ premium imported price/ sub par taste combination. This one is a hit. Local honey, balanced flavour and I don’t have to drink 12 to feel better about buying local/myself. dleblanc87 (15) - windsor, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 16, 2015
The aroma is bitter and boring but the colour and taste are quite nice. It has a smooth smokey taste with a caramel finish rcorriveau (7) - Ontario, CANADA - MAR 1, 2015 does not count
Lots of honey. 40lbs used to brew 1 batch. Nice and malty with subtle smoke flavour. Pours dark brown wih nice lacing. Honey is very present! Yummy LarryBeast (616) - - AUG 4, 2013
Sampled at Forest City Beer Fest. High honey & high booze. Golden boldness. wilderthanyou (758) - Guelph, CANADA - DEC 22, 2013
Pours a deep red/amber with a short lived off white head. Aroma of burn sugars, honey, wet grass, roast pork and bathroom. The flavours are burnt sugars and honey, caramel, slight spicey hop note. Easy drinking, but not super entertaining.
pootzboy (1804) - Kitchener, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 1, 2012
On tap at Imbibe: Pours a deep gold ale in the glass with a puffy 3 finger white cap. Aroma is resinous and citrus with cereal tones - not much honey detectable in the nose. Flavour is bright, hoppy, citrusy and pleasantly bitter in the PacNW pale ale style, decent balance with the pale malts, clean, drying, bitter finish. Still not detection of "honey". As an APA it’s a decent sessionable example but if they were looking for a honey enhanced brew here that failed. Even so it’s about the best I’ve tasted yet from this brewer.
I followed this with a Lone Pine IPA and it was hard to tell them apart.