pdx77 (1345) - Oregon, USA - NOV 9, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On draught at Block 15. Deep dark amber color. Aroma is roasted malt and candied pitted fruit. Taste is light yeast, bubblegum, sweet malt, and plum. Fruity finish.
douglas88 (5941) - Portland, Oregon, USA - SEP 19, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap at the Cellar Stash event. Pours a dark mahogany color with a medium beige head. A big spicy Christmas cake nose with toasted caramel, yeast and raisin. The flavor is similar with loads of brown malt, spices, banana, darker toffee and caramel. Very good.
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - NOV 7, 2009
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Name: Fat Monk
Date: September 25, 2009
Appearance: muddy burnt orange, wispy off white head
Aroma: sweet fruity aroma, nice fruity esters, touch of caramel
Flavor: rich malt flavor, lots of fruity esters create great rich ripe fruity character, light phenolics add depth
Aroma: 7/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 8/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 17/20
Score: ***+ /4
BrewDad (4929) - Olympia, Washington, USA - AUG 4, 2008
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Taster - Block 15 Brewery - Corvallis, OR
Aroma – Strong malt and Belgian yeast aromas.
Appearance – Dark amber in color, Thin head and hazy.
Flavor – Strong Belgian malt and yeast flavor this was a well brewed and aged beer. Nice fruit flavors.
Palate – Nice Mouthfeel, good texture with a dry finish.
Overall – I am not a huge fan butt his was a great beer to try. Block 15 is doing good.