decaturstevo (4930) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - MAY 26, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Deep gold pour with creamy white head and lace. Dried fruit and resiny hops dominate the nose. Sweet dried fruit flavor with a clean resiny hop finish. Medium bodied with good carbonation. Special
MadRobin (1858) - Silver Spring, USA - APR 8, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap 5 oz. sample at Judges’ Bench in Ellicott City, MD. Clear, golden medium amber with a creamy off-white head and very good lacing. Aroma of orange, caramel and pine. Taste of earthy citrus, caramel and pine. Full/medium body and medium carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
HellesBunny666 (147) - Virginia, USA - MAR 23, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Very pale color. Yeasty aroma. Sweet syrupy viscous body. Hop flavors, tastes more like an ipa. Caramel.
Emeister84 (867) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - MAR 23, 2014
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Some sticky, candied, pale malt, and very subtle hops on the nose. Clear orange with a lasting ring of white. A touch of sweetness, some balancing hop bitterness, a good feeling of strength, and stickiness. Medium bodied, a little warming, fresh hoppy-flavored finish.
radagast83 (4445) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - FEB 27, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at the 4th Annual Mad Fox Barleywine Fest (Sunday). Poured a clear copper color with a small white head. Aroma was muted light, sweet and boozy malts. Flavor was nice malt, sweet caramel malts, and a touch of light pine resin notes to it.
Iphonephan (3041) - McLean, Virginia, USA - FEB 23, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
On draft at the Mad Fox barley wine festival 2014. Pours a clear copper with an off white head. Light floral nose. Flavors of grass and a touch of caramel. Bitter finish.
jackl (4347) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - FEB 1, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Keg @ Blue Mountain. The pour’s amber with a small head. Hot sticky toffee pudding nose. Spicy hops. Red apple. Strong sweet caramel flavors. Hot sticky hoppy bitterness. Some resin. Ballsy stuff. Full body, rich. Solid.
mike5326 (807) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - JAN 17, 2014
2.9 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Poured from a tap. Clear golden color, medium lasting white frothy head. Not much of an aroma. Light bodied with a slight oily texture with medium malt characters and a light finish.
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Drake (8030) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - JAN 12, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at Whole Foods Charlottesville. Pours a clear vibrant golden copper color with a medium sized frothy off-white head. Decent head retention. Aroma of stone fruits, citrus, pale malts, mild caramel. The taste is caramel malts, stone fruits, spicy hops. Medium bodied, low carbonation, slight heat, good balance.