KajII (799) - Macon, North Carolina, USA - APR 11, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
22oz Bottle. The pour was a clear medium reddish brown with a small (less than 1 finger) khaki colored head, which reduced to a large puddle and collar and possessed awesome sheets of lacing that totally engulfed the entire glass.
The aroma was of toasted Belgian malts, light floral hops and a musty Belgian yeast with notes of candi sugar, molasses, coriander and dark fruit (black cherry, currant and raisons).
The taste was moderately sweet and extremely malty with hints of molasses and candi sugar early on, progressing with a mild yeast presence, a somewhat bold fruitiness and a light spicy ending. The flavor stayed with you for a decently long while following the swallow, with a fruity spiciness left to linger on for a while longer.
Mouthfeel was somewhere in between light and medium in body with a thin creamy texture and a nice lively carbonation.
Overall this was a really good tasting beer, which had a good bold fruitiness along with a nice malty sweetness and a touch of spice, making it very enjoyable and easy to drink. Definitely a fine well rounded brew... www.facebook.com/KAJIIsBeerReviews
Niko100 (2163) - Illinois, USA - APR 21, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark amber/cider color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of malt, light yeast, caramel, & some dark fruit; Flavor of sweet malt, yeast, rich caramel, dark fruit (notably plums), raisons, and spice; Alcohol at the finish; Decent quad.
Ericular (737) - Minnesota, USA - APR 20, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Nice aroma of your typical candi sugar and bananas, but the cherries were a nice touch. Sweet with Belgian hallmarks, yeast, and a little cherry.
Emeister84 (1410) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - APR 20, 2015
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Aromas of purple grapes, plums, slightly raisiny, some cherry. Hazy red with a mostly lasting white head. Fruity, a little sweet, great balance. Medium-full bodied.
Nocturne (1040) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - APR 19, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at CBM Jimbocho, Tokyo. Hazy copper shade with just a ring of bubbles. Aroma has a nice touch of red grape and brown sugar. Taste is similar with caramel notes and chewy raisin maltiness. Nice enough, but to me a good quad is a complex beast, and this seems rather simple.
Oscbert (1115) - Sacramento, California, USA - APR 17, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Fruity aroma of cherry raisin and prune with clove like spiciness.
Pours a hazy brownish amber color with small lasting off white head
Rich malty flavor of raisin, caramel, banana and clove spiciness
Medium full bodied with medium co2, lingering raisin like sweetness
Enjoyable American quad. Complex enough to keep me interested but a bit swet
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Aggiebob (151) - Huntsville, Alabama, USA - APR 15, 2015
3.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft. Copper red color poured with minimal head. Stone fruit flavor with strong alcohol kick.
obxdude10 (2102) - Pottstown, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 10, 2015
4.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Itís been a while since I found a different quad Iíve liked. The Reverend on draft at the Craft Ale House in Limerick fit the bill! The beer poured cloudy brown with a very huge tan head. The head laced nicely around the inside of the glass. The nose was sweet, with notes of sugar, wood, alcohol and light grassy hops. The Reverend was extremely delicious and smooth, with a creamy quality to the body. I tasted some light caramel flavors, along with cherry, candy sugar, molasses and light flowery hops. This is an outstanding quad!
williamstome (1212) - Somerville, Massachusetts, USA - APR 7, 2015
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Deep red pour, tan head. Great aroma of dried fruit and booze, flavor of belgian yeast, spice, booze, figs, and dark fruit.
patricks110 (1920) - Alberta, CANADA - APR 4, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Not quite the style of quad I love. Pours a dark golden burgundy with a thin beige head. The aroma has dried fruit notes with light bready and biscuity malts, toffee, molasses and leafy, spicy hops. A bit unassuming and flat in the middle with sweet fruity notes. The finish is hot with booze and spicy hops. Nice fruits and toffee malts. Not a great quad.
Pumpkin87 (85) - - FEB 27, 2015
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours a very pretty auburn red with small but dense tan head that reduces quickly.
Nose is muted; needs work to get more than malt and candy sugar. Palate is more interesting, with bananas, cloves, brown sugar joining the malts, along with undercurrent of spicy heat. The 10 percent ABV quickly makes itself felt.
A rich beer, not quite as well put together as first-rank Belgians, but good enough for second rank.