Travlr (26406) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JUN 30, 2011
Draft at the brewpub. Bright and clear yellow. Taste of fresh grass, hay, pine. Taste has balanced bitterness, not over the top. brokensail (16689) - Dublin, California, USA - MAY 14, 2011
A: The beer pours a clear golden orange color with a finger of white head.
S: Smells nice and citrusy with a moderate sweetness to it. Some light tropical fruitiness with some hints of peach. Nice grapefruit and orange notes and a hint of malt sweetness to the beer.
T: Plenty of sweet citrus and other fruit flavors. Not terribly bitter, but enough pine notes to keep it from being too sweet. Some bready malt notes and perhaps a hint of caramel.
M: Medium in body with a moderate level of carbonation.
O: Not an overly amazing IPA, but it had a nice flavor and was really easy to drink. bhensonb (15963) - Woodland, California, USA - DEC 12, 2009
Pours amber gold with a white smear. Large citrus aroma - with resin/spice? Flavor is citrus, then heads toward resin. It is clean and refreshing. Finishes smoothly bitter. Ratman197 (15608) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUL 22, 2011
Bottle poured a clear gold with a lasting ivory head. Aromas of biscuit, tropical fruit, tangeine, light pink grapefruit and a hint of pione. Palate wass medium bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of biscuit, tropical fruit, tangerine, grapefruit and a hint of pine with a smooth dry bitter lingering citrus finish. Tmoney99 (15114) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUL 6, 2011
Bottle. Poured clear copper color with an average frothy off-white head that lasted with good lacing. Moderate to heavy earthy complex hop aroma. Medium to full body with a slick texture and soft carbonation. Moderate to heavy smooth bitter flavor with a moderate to heavy bitterswwet finish of medium to long duration. This a very good brew.
Drake (14332) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 6, 2011
12 ounce bottle from Beer Run in Charlottesville, VA, opened 5/13/11. Pours a clear amber color with a large frothy white head. Good head retention and lacing. Aroma of citrus hops, mango and caramel. The taste is citrus and tropical hops with a malty finish. Medium bodied. Decent balance but a little anemic nonetheless.
bu11zeye (13239) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - AUG 24, 2011
(12oz bottle) Pours a lightly hazy copper body with a small off-white head. Aroma of toasted grain, nuts, soap, and plastic. Flavor of caramel malt, toasted grain, earth, some citrus, and nuts. slowrunner77 (13203) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 30, 2014
"maybe i’m missing something here, but i saw nothing to make me think this is a 90th percentile beer. avg ipa with all the great ones out there. some bitter orange and pine on the nose, well balanced with a little sweet malt in the flavor. nothing wrong with it, but nothing stands out either. surprising given how much i’ve liked citra hops. i may try again for the price, though."
jcwattsrugger (12559) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 24, 2011
12oz bottle-thanks Jim-pours a foamy off white head and gold color. Aroma is citrus, secondary caramel-light malt. Taste is citrus-maybe some pineapple hopw with some bite, secondary caramel-sweet light malt. Easy, crisp. Quick finish. alexsdad06 (11223) - West Chester, Ohio, USA - JUL 14, 2015
12 oz. bottle from notes. Pours a clear golden amber color with a medium sized off white head. The aroma and flavor have pale toasted malts, caramel, citrus and mildly spicy hops, hints of pepper, mild to moderate bitterness, not bad, but nothing really pops with this.