cfrancis (2154) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 24, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours a fairly still dirty orange brown. Aroma is apricot, raisin and sweet malts. Taste is sweet apricot, raisins and resinous sweet caramel malt.
asheft (2443) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 9, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
[bottle at brewpub]
Sweet dried fruit aroma with some brown sugar. Almost clear amber under a white ring. Potent dried fruit flavour with spicy caramel and a bit of licorice. Sweet. Medium body, moderate to medium carbonation, sweet yet clean finish.
probstblueribbon (2745) - Nepean, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 21, 2012
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sample at brew pub. Hazy copper with no head. Very fruity, lots of berries, light citrus, really sweet, brown sugar, a little booze, pretty nice. Medium+ body, fine, sparse effervescence. Intense fruitiness, really sweet, boozy, citrus, butterscotch, light warm spices; sweet with gentle bitterness and a long, sweet, warmly boozy and quite comforting finish.