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4.6
2 hours ago

“Actually a nice beer. Poured with a smallish light tan head and some lace. Aroma is dark malt roast dark pipe tobacco, coffee dark cocoa. Flavor is like aroma very well-balanced between bitter sweet and tangy super easy drinking beer. Excellent body. Like to have more of these. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone” -- by drpimento

4.7
4 hours ago

“22 oz bottle poured into a snifter. Jet black with half a finger of tan head. Aromas of sweet bourbon, dark chocolate, caramel, cookie bits, vanilla. Tastes of sweet bourbon, bits of dark fruit, dark chocolate, roast, caramel, a bit of oak. Full body with a dry finish. Thick, oily mouthfeel. Medium-low carbonation. Tasty, the barrel aging really changes up the base beer.” -- by gendv138

4.5
5 hours ago

“Poured from bomber with josh. I can’t recall a better barleywine. Excellent mouthfeel. Great flavor without overwhelming or syrupy-ness. Initially, a sweetness with heavy malts, slight bitter finish. Excellent red (with direct light) & brown color, sticky offwhite head that reduces but doesn’t disappear. 9.91 bd. 9.95 joshk” -- by Syzzer

4.5
5 hours ago

“Seems more like a California IPA then a Belgian IPA although I do pick up Hints of the Belgian qualities. Has a nice appearance with a nice head good lacing and clear yellow color. Aroma is predominantly citrus hops. Flavor is like aroma is fairly dry carbonic tang is matched well with the bitterness and is fairly drinkable. Good body. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone” -- by drpimento

4.5
5 hours ago

“I’m a huge fan of jasmine tea (Jasmine Dragon Tears being my favourite luxury blend) and of IPAs so this was an easy buy for me. Aroma of floral hops and jasmine. Gorgeous hazy orange pour into a spigleau IPA glass. Lots of foam head with a ton of lacing left. I was worried that the jasmine would be overpowering as some other reviewers noted but that isn’t the case at all. An exceptional balance is achieved here with tons of floral and citrus notes from the hops, and a noticeable but not overstated flavour of jasmine after the hop flavours fade. Delicious and very well made!” -- by MunBro

4.5
7 hours ago

“Bottle.
Appearance: Black opaque body with a foamy tan head perched on top.
Aroma: The aroma is delightful, roasty, smoked meats and slightly chocolate. I really enjoy this, it smells like a smoked stout.
Taste: This is fantastic! Smoked meats with chocolate and roast are accompanied by a mild tartness. Holy cow, a session sour smoked stout?!
Palate: Light to medium bodied, moderate carbonation.
Overall: This is a near perfect session smoked stout with a mild tartness. I could drink this for so many occasions from with food to watching a football game. Wow!” -- by keanex

4.5
7 hours ago

“really nice beer quite smooth with a good amount of hops and a nice bitter finish one to try but not the best beer i have had in new york” -- by pricey290483

4.5
7 hours ago

“12 oz. Big nose of espresso, caramel and cream. Tastes of bitter mocha, caramel, sour cream and some touches of evergreen resin. Near-medium body has a smooth medium carbonation and an excellent balance. Best of the 12 pack by far.” -- by nearbeer

4.5
8 hours ago

“i may be over rating this, but i had this with an almost blue ribeye and some garlic jalapeno mashed potaoes that i cooked for dinner tonight. the pairing was fucking near perfect. pours a near black/deep brown- but i haven’t turned on a light in my house today so who knows for sure. the aroma is reminiscent of some sea salt caramel gelato i had last week, but with a nice light roast and some milk chocolate. alcohol warmth is apparent, and really the only downside to this beer in that it distracts from the rich malt flavors i love so damn much. chocolate flavor here is something that i strive for in my porters i brew at home. just a touch of nuttiness. alcohol and a bit of pine linger in the finish. best beer in the box so far.” -- by Kevin

4.7
8 hours ago

“Pours a dark brown with a tan foam head. Aroma is strong oak bourbon with a touch of caramel. Flavor is oak bourbon with hints of sweet chocolate, caramel, and some dark fruit. There’s a small touch of bitterness as well. The beer is very smooth - goes down like silk. Amazing.” -- by chucklemation

4.5
10 hours ago

“Pours dark brown with big tan head. Aroma if chocolate, caramel, cofee, toffee, dark fruits. Medium to full body. Creamy, oily. Nice design. Really nice stout.” -- by rockana

4.6
11 hours ago

“This is so good I thought it was a lone pint. The aroma is perfect tangerine. Its color is golden amber and the body soft and fizzy. It is a medium body beer with a full tangerine taste and light bitter finish. Very good. The white head is big.” -- by kidmartinek

4.6
11 hours ago

Appearance: clear orangey gold, with two fingers of persistently thick, frothy light beige head and generous, sticky lacing. Aroma: very aromatic, lots of grapefruit and blood orange, light pineapple and marmalade; generous malt nose as well, with graham crackers, nilla wafers, and honey. Taste: extremely fruity, with lots of orange and lemon zest, kafir lime and a huge dose of pineapple juice; malts are very restrained, limited to some light whole wheat toast with honey butter. Finish: dry and surprisingly clean, with a lingering light bitterness that fades quickly. Notes: Wow. Expected a much more bitter beer, based on the big fruity hop aromas. However, it was actually on the sweeter side, but not from the malts. Very juicy, very tropical, and the bitterness came through as more of a dry note at the finish. This is a dangerously drinkable IPA that doesn’t molest you with a million IBUs. This allows the generous, fruity hops to really shine through with that unexpected sweetness. Just wow. ” -- by JDBaker11058

4.8
11 hours ago

“Pours dark brown with big brown head. Aroma of dark chocolate, caramel, coffee. Chocolate taste followed by some coffee bitterness. Creamy. Lovely. Great porter.” -- by rockana

4.8
13 hours ago

“Pours dark brown with big brown head. Roasty chocolate nose. Aroma of chocolate, roasted malts, caramel, toffee, coffee. Nice chocolate taste with bitterish coffee aftertaste. Mochaccino love” -- by rockana

4.5
13 hours ago

“Bottle 355ml at home, poured into a big snifter. ABV 10%. I am drinking this exactly 5 momths old, 21st January bottled, 21st of June drank. Clear body, golden orange in colour, with one finger of slighty off-white head, kind of froathy, with good retention, leaving light lacing on the glass. Aroma of pine, resin, tropical fruits, light honey, alcohol, even some vanilla. Great taste, grapefruit, tropical fruits, quite bitter, orange peel on the finish, citrus, light alcohol. Medium body, good carbonation, very dry palate. Fantastic, great beer!” -- by Douberd

4.5
13 hours ago

“Aroma: Malt: Medium-light bready. Hops: medium-high, fruity, guava, passion fruit. Appearance: Clear gold body. Small, fine, white, head. Lacing. Good retention. Flavour: Malt: Light, Biscuit Hops: Medium-high Fruity, grassy, Balance: Medium-high bitterness, medium-light malt sweetness. lingering bitterness. Dry finish, slight astringency. Mouthfeel: Medium-full body, medium carbonation, creamy. Overall: Hop forward, but with a sweet malt backbone to balance it out. Very enjoyable. 330 ml bottle, poured. 10A. American Pale Ale” -- by AtronSeige

4.8
15 hours ago

“bottle. Pours dark brown-ruby-black with fizzy tan head. Cherries, raisins, dark fruit and berries, earth, brown sugar and toffee. The beer is deep and rich. A great beer, but what makes it special is the balance. Never too sweet or boozy, and no one flavour dominates. Every sip seems a perfect harmony. Fantastic even besides all the hype.” -- by lukin

4.6
15 hours ago

“Bottle at Edmunds Oast. Clear deep golden pour with a fluffy white head. This is seriously one of the biggest noses one a Geuze I’ve ever smelled, huge skunky, hay, blue cheese, sweaty aroma with lemon peels and tart citrus. Flavor is deliciously funk forward and complex with layers of yeast character and earth with tart citrus peels. Dry sour finish. SO FUCKING GOOD.” -- by rbrazell

4.8
15 hours ago

“Thnx to dennoman ! Pours clear , orange to blonde . Big , fast fading white head . Smell is pure , extremely funky , woody , 3 fonteinen . Bit of dust . Taste is fleshy , sour , woody , funk , 3 fonteinen_taste in a typical , intense yet elegant way . Very full . Very damn nice !” -- by kraddel





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