brokensail (9855) - Orange County, California, USA - OCT 7, 2013
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
On tap @ Big Beaver. Light brown pour with an off-white head. Toast, light roast, and cola. Cardboard, paper, and water. Flavor is water, roast, cardboard, and toast. Grass, smoke, and paper. Really bland and...meh.
Steve_0 (2122) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUL 1, 2013
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
On tap at the brewery. Pour is clear brown with a small cream head. Caramel, vegetables, plastic, stale malty, goopy cake aroma. Taste is bready, cake batter, vanilla, grass, and toffee with a roasted vegetable finish. Light body with high carbonation. Garbage juice.
zoucrew102 (348) - - FEB 9, 2013
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Aroma is smokey. Pours reddish brown with off white head. Smokey to start with deep roasted malt flavors and finishes sweet malty.
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NielsenRatings (8124) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - SEP 2, 2012
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Tap @ Big Beaver. Dark orangish brown appearance with a bubbly, cream colored head. A touch smoky, caramel, bready aroma. Earthy, floral hoppy, light caramel malty flavor. Pass.
Ratman197 (8873) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - AUG 27, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Big Beaver poured a clear dark reddish brown with a small lingering tan head. Aromas of toffee, smoke, light carmel and a hint of fruittiness. Palae was medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of toffee, smoke, earthiness, tobacco and light carmel with a smooth lingering smokey earthy finish.
arminjewell (5591) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUN 22, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pour on tap at the brewery, dark red pour with thin white head, aroma brought notes of caramel, some smoked malt, biscuit and bread, hints of earth, but fairly unremarkable. Taste is watery, but smoke, some biscuit, bread, earth, caramel, finishing fairly bitter.
onceblind (3575) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUN 16, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Clear dark nutty brown with a thin white head. Peaty malty aroma with a faint herbal tone and burnt caramel sweetness. Flavor was a little too light, but still full of slightly smoked peat and dark earthy sweetness, with just a hint of herbal bitterness.