Ratman197 (12660) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - DEC 22, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Growler shared by Beerand Blues2 (thanks Brad) poured a clear reddish brown with a small lingering tan head. Aromas of toffee, cocoia, light carmel and tobacco. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a smooth finish. Flavors of toffee, cocoa, carmel, light tobacco and a hint of spice with a smooth lingering toffee finish.
adnielsen (10374) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - DEC 21, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Growler @ Ratman’s, courtesy of beerandblues2. Huge thanks! Reddish brown appearance with a small, off white head. Spruce, mint spicy, toasty, nutty, caramel malty aroma. Creamy, nutty, caramel malty, toffee, peanut shell flavor.
BeerandBlues2 (11725) - Escondido, California, USA - DEC 21, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Growler. Pours clear dark brown with a small, fizzy off-white head, medium retention with light lacing. Aroma is caramel and nutty malt, fruity esters and spices. Flavor is heavy malt, spices and fruity esters with light hops and bitterness, and a lightly sweet finish. Medium body, warmth and carbonation.