gmellison (369) - Colorado, USA - JAN 6, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at the "taphouse" at dia. Hoppy and piney at first, some nutty malt character but more like an ipa than a brown ale. Not bad, but not a lot going on.
Leighton (9883) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 25, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Gravity cask at GBBF 2013, Session 1 - London. Pours clear, golden-brown with a light, white film for a head. The nose has toasty bread and light citrus. Medium sweet flavour with simple bread, faint tang and dried orange. Light to medium in body with fine carbonation. Sweet finish, more bread, faint bitter earth. OK.
tompete (198) - Tillsonburg, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 2, 2013
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle pours translucent dark ruby brown with a nice tan head. Aroma of chocolate and roast with hoppy citrus. Solid bitterness to back the roast malt flavours. Finish stays bitter.
batneil (244) - - NOV 9, 2013
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Very tasty beer. Light brown colour, with a thick head which clears a bit too soon. A little fizz.
djroehler (290) - Minnesota, USA - OCT 27, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Reddish brown with cream colored head. Aroma is roasted malt and nuttiness. Taste is caramel and coffee and reappeared malt, nuttiness and mineral finish. Tasty.
boozedude (1620) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - OCT 10, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle into glass..clear brown pour with white head... hoppy brown...pretty good ..starting to like this brewery
ajnepple (1689) - Clear Creek, Colorado, USA - OCT 3, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
12 oz bottle from Evergreen Discount Liquors. Brownish amber and clear with a tan head. Aroma and flavor of caramel, chocolate, light roast, bittersweet, light citrus hops. Medium body with little carbonation and a dry finish. It tasted a little dated, I remember liking it more last time I had it.
DiarmaidBHK (3170) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 27, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from Total beverage Westminster. Pours brown with a thin brown head. Leaves some lacing in the glass. Has a bit of nuttiness on the nose. A bit of toffee on the tongue. Fishes clean. Solid.
DenverLogan (753) - MileHi, Colorado, USA - SEP 5, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
From 12 oz bottle into St Bernardus chalice.
Amber brown color with small head and lace.
Aroma of dark roasted malts and straw hops.
Moderate carbonation and mouthfeel.
Flavors of burnt malts, dark roasted malts, carob, grapefruit hops, chalk. Overall rich and bold with some bitter root like notes.
Scopey (5557) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 26, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask gravity at GBBF 2013. It pours clear brown with a small white head. The nose is wood, earth, light sweetness, leather and caramel. The taste is caramel, wood, leather, light bitterness, twig, earth, residual sweetness, touch of resin, biscuit and light alcohol. Medium body and fine carbonation. OK hoppy brown ale.