esjaygee (3904) - Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 9, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Sleeping Bear Winery/Bad Bear Taproom. Murky liquid mud with a creamy mocha head and flare lacing. Aroma of citrus, caramel, chocolate and grapefruit. Taste is sweet and nutty with citrus, mocha, cocoa, dark malts, caramel and light bitterness.
BrownALEx (411) - Portland, Michigan, USA - MAR 5, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
A: nice floral hop presence, caramel and bread. A: pours a murky and muddy dark brown with an average head. T: big time taste from a small time brewery. Very impressive. Full of caramel and grapefruit. P: very strong. Medium bodied with nice carbonation. Great bitterness throughout. O: very surprised, this is an excellent beer.
hopdog (11196) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 21, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at the Shark Club in Howell, MI. Poured a brown color with a small sized off white head. Chocolate, some roast, floral, caramel, and pine. Trace of citrus. Sweeter than bitter.