King_Alex_II (352) - SWITZERLAND - DEC 11, 2014
3.2 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Brown colored ale. Heavy body with a lot of malt and a sweetish yet hoppy aroma. Very well balanced.
SinH4 (651) - SWITZERLAND - DEC 11, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Nice dark brown color. Aroma is a bit fresh, earthy and malty. Roasted chocolate malt, bitter finish. Not too complex, but Alesmith quality.
jsnicholas (325) - Woodinville, Washington, USA - NOV 3, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle (22oz $5.50): Clear dark brown with fine head. Carbonation tingles. Medium body. I tasted roasted chocolate that build, followed by some bitterness and finishing burnt. Not bad.
AndyW68 (1194) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - NOV 1, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 12/20
Dark brown with red tint and off white to tan head. Aroma is roasted malt and nutty. Taste is a sweet version of the nose. Good, not great.
Tstamba (403) - Maryland, USA - OCT 27, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at SD airport... Nice selection of local craft . Pours translucent amber brown with full white head. Fresh baked bread and roasted nuts... Just enough hops to balance it out. A well done brown ale as expected...
Christpuncher (1701) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 25, 2014
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 19/20
nice nutty start with a nice smooth malty finish. slight roasted nut flavor, slightly chocolatey. not too bitter and is super crushable. pours reddish dark brown in color with a tan head. had in wisconsin dells
Kingi (506) - - OCT 20, 2014
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Nuts in aroma and some sweetness, taste also has them nuts. Palate could be softer, a bit fizzy feel from the hops bitterness/ carbonation. Nice beer.
k0mpsa (1542) - Järvenpää, FINLAND - OCT 20, 2014
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Clear dark brow color, tanned head. Nice sweet aroma, nuts, some fruity notes. Nice taste, nuts, malts.
Aquilo (562) - Berkeley, California, USA - OCT 18, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Black, but not perfectly opaque. Thick head that dissipates quickly. Smoke and but aroma. Very rich flavor. Very dry. Smooth finish.
AdiBeer (1840) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 17, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Aroma: intense coffee, roasted malts, bread and light caramel malts. Appearance: clear, dark brown, small, creamy, beige head. Taste: light bitter. Palate: intense malts, getting slightly bitter, relatively short finish. Overall: nice Brown Ale, great aroma, could be a bit more complex in palate. Pint at AleSmith Brewing Company, San Diego.