Ratman197 (12958) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAR 11, 2007
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle poured a clear reddish amber with a large lasting amber head. Aromas of toasted malt, light carmel and toffee and a hint of chocolate. Palate was light bodied and crisp. Flavors of toasted malt, toffee and a hint of chocolate with a smooth dry finish.
bu11zeye (12616) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - DEC 6, 2005
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Bottle) Pours a deep amber-brown body with a small beige head. Aroma of caramel, licorice, toasted malt, cocoa, and a hint of tobacco. Flavor of toasted malt, caramel, charry, vanilla, and pepper.
jcwattsrugger (12113) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - MAR 19, 2010
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: FEB 26, 2011 on tap-pours a light tan head that laces and copper color. Aroma is medium malt-roasty/molasses. Taste is medium malt-roasty/caramel, secondary earthy .
BeerandBlues2 (11973) - Escondido, California, USA - NOV 17, 2007
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Pours deep mahogany with a small, fizzy, light brown head, diminishing with fair lacing. Aroma is heavy malt (cookie, caramel, nutty), light hops (flowers), average yeast (dough) with notes of toffee and dates. Medium bodied, sticky texture, average carbonation, and a bitter finish. Short duration, light sweetness, moderate acidity and bitterness.
madsberg (11291) - Søborg, DENMARK - MAR 25, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled. Amber coloured. Unclear. Dense light beige head. Aroma: Herbs, sweetness, caramel. Flavour: Fruits, light herbs, caramel. Medium bodied. Ends sweet and fruity wiht a light herbal bitter touch.
hopdog (11196) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 1, 2008
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
12oz bottle. Poured a medium to deeper orangish color with a small sized off white head. Aromas of toffee, caramel, roast, and chocolate. Tastes of toffee, roasted and toasted malts, and lightly fruity.
crossovert (11014) - Illinois, USA - JAN 21, 2015
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
355ml bottle. Golden pour with a slowly-forming foamy head that sticks for ahwile after it finally forms. The arom ais hoppy with herbs, a sherry note, and some orange peel. Flavor is very english-hoppy/yeasty, herbal, earthy, some savory notes, birch beer note, orange peel, toasted malt, slightly watery mouthfeel, dry and bittersweet finish. Definitely stuff to savor on a cold day.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - MAY 25, 2009
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Name: Powder Hound
Date: May 23, 2009
Source: Ticker Tasting
Appearance: clear amber, creamy beige head, streaks of lace
Aroma: lightly sweet caramel malt aroma, drying earthyness
Flavor: caramel malt flavor, light spicyness, touch of sweetness is well balanced with an earthyness, light bitterness joins with the spicy character
Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 11/20
daknole (10837) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAR 8, 2011
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Amber pour, off white head. Lots of caramel malt, light hops, cracker aroma. Flavor is caramel, toffee, light faded hops.
hopscotch (10557) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - MAR 23, 2008
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle... Clear amber ale with orange highlights and a small, creamy, white head. Vinous, smoky aroma also affords caramel and dark fruits. Medium-bodied with a skim-milk mouthfeel. Sweet, carbony flavor... burnt marshmallow. Sweet, vinous finish. Bottle courtesy of mgumby10!