Silphium (3160) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - AUG 9, 2004
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at B.J.ís Portland, sampled 2 August 2004. Deep chestnut-brown body, medium tan head. Dry roasted malt aroma. Flavor of bakerís chocolate, dry roast (toast), and some bitter highlights. Fairly average.
BŁckDich (5464) - McCall, Idaho, USA - JUN 8, 2004
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
BJ's Portland - Lloyd Center
Dark brown, not quite black with tan head & some lacing. Aroma is chemically, bland, cardboard & some coffee roast. The flavor tastes very sweet & chocolatey but comes off musky & dry like raw cocoa. Finishes dry, medicinal & unimperssive.