snoworsummer (4040) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - JAN 5, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at the brewpub in Gettysburg. Keg Nog Ale. Pours hazy copper gold with a thin, fizzy white head and some lacing. Tastes like spice, booze, egg nog, and sweet malt. Light/medium body and low carbonation. Smells like caramel, malt, spice, and egg nog.
sonnycheeba (4629) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JAN 5, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at Gettysburg brewpub (listed as KegNog Ale). Pours clear, bright amber with fizzy white head. Aroma is egg nog, nutmeg, bready malts, faint floral notes, and light vanilla. Flavor is light egg nog, bready malts, light hop bitterness, oats, and spices; creamy throughout and gradually dries out. Medium/full body and low carbonation.
DocLock (8989) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 6, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft at ABCC. Pours hazy dark straw with minimal off-white head. Nose is hopcitrus, x-mas spice, lactose. Tastes hopcitris, with some pale malt, cinnamon, nutmeg, and creamy lactosy finishing notes. A decent holiday experiment.
BeerandBlues2 (11474) - Escondido, California, USA - DEC 23, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap. Pours clear dark amber with a small, fizzy white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is cinnamon and nutmeg, lactose, caramel and cookie malt and fruity esters. Flavor is heavy spices with sweet malt and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.
Beerathon (1679) - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 21, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Has the nose of egg nog, but thankfully not the taste. The egg nog spices are in the flavor, but it’s still a beer at heart. Nice change of pace winter ale.