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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.08/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.98/5   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nero55 (919) - Wisconsin, USA - AUG 23, 2013
Bottle. Copper with small white head. Aroma of malt sweetness and light apricot notes. Medium body with malt sweetness and some alcohol warmth upfront and a slight bitter hop finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (21427) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - OCT 9, 2014
Bottle. Clear deep amber color, fluffy white head. Aroma of earthy citrus, straw. Taste starts with sweet doughy malt, light citrus. OK.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
JHeath99 (1676) - Warner Robins, Georgia, USA - JUL 12, 2014
Tap at Lazy Dog. Pours a hazy dark amber with a thin layer of off white head. Crisp taste, caramel mostly. Aroma of malts.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
DiarmaidBHK (4189) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 21, 2014
Bottle from wish you were beer. Pours brown with a thin khaki head. Leaves some lacing in the glass. It’s a bit like dry cider on the nose. Also fairly cidery kn the tongue with a hint of biscuit. Finishes clean. Not really feeling this one.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
Malaclemys (458) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - MAR 23, 2014
Draft at taproom pours amber with white head. Aroma has an apple cider vinegar smell with fruit, floral and caramel notes. Taste is dried fruit, caramel, cherry, licorice, medium light body with light alcohol warmth with a sweet finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
phaleslu (9380) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 22, 2014
22 oz. bottle shared by one of the nice gents at my table at RBWG on Friday night, but I can’t remember who made the trek down to Alabama. Chriso? Anyway, this one pours a bright gold, clear, with a tiny white ring for a head. Notes of cereal, corn, straw, honey, and caramel. Medium-bodied, with low carbonation and a sweet mouthfeel. Never would have struck me as a BdG. Didn’t do it for me.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
deyholla (9997) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - FEB 15, 2014
Bottle at RBWG 2014, thanks! Pours a clear deep gold with a white head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has notes of earthy grain and a bit of biscuit underlying. Flavor has sweet grain and cookie with underlying earthiness and biscuit notes.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jtclockwork (14930) - , New Jersey, USA - FEB 12, 2014
Bottle at RBWG Downtown Inn tasting. Pours yellow gold with white head. Nose and taste of apple, burnt bread, lemon cake, floral and grain. Medium body.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Drake (11781) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 12, 2014
RBWG14 Trip Rating #56. Bottle shared at the Friday Night Downtown Inn Bottle Share. Pours a hazy orange color with a medium sized frothy tan head. Aroma of bready malts, citrus, earth, caramel, spice. The taste is tart fruit, bready caramel malt, spicy finish. Medium bodied, lingering spice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
decaturstevo (5781) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - FEB 7, 2014
Lightly hazed brown pour. Sweet malt aroma. Sweet malt and a dry finish and no hops. Medium body with good carbonation. not bad

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gachupines (1248) - USA - JAN 26, 2014
Hazy amber with a thin white head. Aroma is a little funky with a strong yeast note. Flavor is light clove with a bit of bread and string yeast. Some slight funk in the finish without any sourness. Wife: 3.5

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