tiong (5116) - Espoo, FINLAND - AUG 23, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught @ Ballast Point Miramar, San Diego, CA
Pours reddish orange with a smooth head. Aroma of berries, caramely malts and toffee. Taste is smooth, malty and caramely with hints of berries and syrup. Finish is caramely, malty and sweet with notes of toffee and berries. Quite sweet.
lusikka (7492) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 23, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught @ Ballast Point (Miramar), San Diego, CA. Pours a mahogany colour with a small foamy head. Aroma of English toffee, grassy hops and some spiciness. Flavour of crisp grassy bitterness, rather heavy sweetness, mild herbal notes and berries. Medium bodied. Sweet.
olio (7955) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 23, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap @ Ballast Point Miramar, San Diego.
Pours clear amber color with a small head. Stuffy caramel malt aroma, some nutty notes and bread. Flavor is nutty with some berry notes, malty amygdala bready, faint died fruits. Smooth palate with a bitter finish.
laiti (7642) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 23, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught @ the brewpub, Miramar. Aroma has butterscotch, toffee and sweet malt. Flavour has toffee, caramel, butterscotch and sweet malty tones. Too sticky, drinkability is not that great.
FlandersNed (92) - , Indiana, USA - AUG 19, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
22 oz bottle. Lightly sweet start w/ hints of caramel & brown sugar. Malty middle & drier finish.
solidfunk (5475) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - AUG 19, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Light peat malt and some hint of whiskey. Pours hazy brown with good head. Light sour finish. Good balance and easy drinking. Tap at Churchkey.
ansalon (2034) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - AUG 18, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours clear caramel with a medium frothy off white head. Aromas of rye bread, butterscotch, caramel and toffee. Taste is butterscotch, rye bread, caramel and toffee. Moutfeel is medium bodied with med carbonation.
Terminus (3371) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - AUG 18, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle-Purchased at Kelleys Liquors in Las Cruces, NM
Pours dark amber hue with a small soapy off-white head and sparse lacing. nose is big sweet caramel malts, light fruity notes, mostly sweet caramel malt here. a pinch of earthy hops. rich malty flavors with a tad of very earthy hops. No bitterness really to speak of minus a tad of husky malt maybe. very solid brew if you ask me. not a style im very interested in however, this works very well. I dig it.
Prolitariat777 (102) - St george, Utah, USA - AUG 11, 2015
4.6 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Great Scottish, malty some smoke and burnt toast. Taste of medium to dark roast with well balanced malty richness. Classic to style.
rondphoto (2941) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - JUL 29, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
on tap @ BrewRiver / Cincinnati OH --- Clear amber brown, off-white head cover, blobs of lace. Taste is semi-sweet caramel malt that has mild carbonation on the swallow, followed by modest hops. A light, but easy-drinking, brew with good flavor. Balanced toward sweet.