brokensail (16347) - Dublin, California, USA - MAY 4, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Amber pour with a dense white head. Bread and toasted malt nose with some biscuit notes. Floral hops, yeast, and a light fruit character. Toasted malt, bread, and biscuit malt flavors. Some spicy and floral hops, yeast, and lightly fruity. A touch bitter and metallic on the finish.
jtclockwork (15915) - , New Jersey, USA - MAY 4, 2010
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Caramel amber pour. Nose is sweet. Taste is caramel malt. Much better than expected. Rated 5/15/05
bhensonb (14889) - Woodland, California, USA - JUL 8, 2007
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Very light aroma of caramel or bread or both. Decent amber color with an off-white head that pretty much just filmed. Medium bodied. Not too fizzy. Sort of biscuit malt, and not all that much hop. Not much point in it, unless you like sweet without bitter.
Tmoney99 (14196) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUL 29, 2005
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle 12 oz. Dark amber color with medium head that diminished quickly. Medium malty aroma. Light to medium body. Medium well balanced flavor with medium smooth finish.
argo0 (14019) - Washington DC, USA - FEB 5, 2006
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
(12oz bottle, bottled 11-14-05) Clear amber body with off-white head. Aroma is medium sweet, bubblegum, caramel. Taste is much the same, with but a hint of earthy hops. Light-medium body, fairly drinkable.
Drake (13300) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 7, 2008
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
12 oz. bottle from Trader Joe’s in Richmond, VA. Pours brownish orange with a quickly dissipating one-finger head. Pretty straightforward toasted malt aroma with a hint of caramel. Taste is very similar with a tad bit of raisin. Medium body.
bu11zeye (13015) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - OCT 28, 2013
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
(12oz bottle, courtesy of Mora2000) Pours a clear golden body with a small white head. Aroma of grain, caramel, and biscuit. Flavor of caramel, toasted grain, earthiness, toffee, and golden raisins.
Dogbrick (12596) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - OCT 25, 2007
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Sampled at the Odds and Ends Tasting II on 10/19/07: Clear copper color with a medium off-white head that lasts a bit. Biscuity malt and caramel in the nose. Light, smooth body with sweet malt, caramel and grassy hops flavors. The finish is short and malty. Pretty bland and forgettable overall.
jcwattsrugger (12347) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 20, 2010
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
@PilsnerPeters-12oz bottle-pours a white ring for a head and gold color. Aroma is light malt-bread/caramel. Taste is light malt-bread/caramel, spice hops. Easy.
crossovert (12255) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 9, 2014
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
355ml bttle. Pours a duller amber, struggls to forma cremay head. Aroma is sweet toasted malts, cherry, earth. Flavor is toffee, some diacetyl biscuit, slight grassy earty hops, very light and airy sweet. Not the greatest, kinda flat.