Nickls (2535) - Alexandria, Virginia, USA - MAR 29, 2017 can8ianben (1545) - State College, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 16, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Really solid. A bit more malty and bitter and pine-hop influenced than their other big ipa. Still, a really lovely beer.
Tap. Murky rust brown orange. Old school nose, citrus, grapefruit and light pine. Flavor too, with some caramel notes, sticky crystal sweetness and herbal bitter finish. Medium to heavier body. bytemesis (8411) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - FEB 12, 2017
Bottle. Pours hazy orange, medium creamy off white head, dissipates slowly, great lacing. Aroma is pine and perfume. Flavor is medium sweet, fully bitter, pine, perfume, orange, caramel. Medium body. sonnycheeba (5988) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - SEP 6, 2016
Tap at brewery. Pours hazy orange/amber. Aroma is grassy and floral hops, caramel malt, faint booze, and faint citrus. Flavor is hop forward with nice citrus and grassy notes with some malt body and sweetness to balance things prior to the dry finish with a touch of spicy booze lingering. Medium body. snoworsummer (5697) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - SEP 5, 2016
Draft at the brewery. Pours opaque orange amber with a fizzy off white head. Tastes like grapefruit hops, resin, orange, and pine. Medium body and low carbonation. Smells like grapefruit hops, caramel malt, resin, orange, and pine. hershiser2 (3245) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - AUG 30, 2016
$2.85 bottle from Wine Warehouse. Pours slightly hazy peach-amber with an inch of beige head. Aroma is peach, citrus peel, mango. Taste is very similar, along with some floral hops, minor pine, tropical fruits. Good.
HeadyDE (843) - Delaware, USA - AUG 12, 2016
Bottle pour..aroma is dominated by bready..dough malt sweetness..not much else..mouthfeel and taste follows suit..kind of like a 1 trick pony here, not my cup of tea for a double as too much malt presence and not enough hop essence.. TheBeerGod (6224) - Newport News, Virginia, USA - APR 22, 2016
Bottle courtesy of my friend Noel. Orange amber with a short white head. Aroma is floral hops and citrus notes with sweet malt. Taste is sweet malt, citrus, tropical fruit and floral notes. Body is medium with a soft bubbly carbonation. Finishes with more floral hops, citrus notes and sweet malt. Maverick34 (3239) - New York, USA - APR 16, 2016
Bottled. Orangey amber pour white head. Citrus aroma. Substantial malt presence. Bitter hops. tsd08460 (1167) - Marshall, Virginia, USA - FEB 1, 2016
Aroma: pine, citrus, floral, caramel,
Appearance: hazy light amber with an off-white head
Taste: medium sweetness, medium bitterness,
Palate: medium body, creamy, average carbonation, long finish,
Delicious ilovedarkbeer (2741) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - JAN 29, 2016
Alcohol is well hidden. Nice fat maltiness with some good citrus notes. Foamy mouthfeel.