BrettTaylor (738) - Radford, Virginia, USA - SEP 1, 2013
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
poured from tap; little aroma - some coffee/malt; taste - same as aroma plus a little funk; okay as an alt, but wouldn’t drink again
BeerdedDave (1351) - Beckley, USA - AUG 6, 2015
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 12/20
deep amber to red color; no head at all; bready malt aroma; fairly well balanced; bready malts dominatethe flavor, but balanced with a good dose of hoppy bitterness
djd07 (10018) - Houston, Texas, USA - FEB 18, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Growler thanks to Brad during RBWG. Pours a clear copper with paperthin off white head. Aroma is bready malt and biscuit. Sweet malt and caramel with crisp finish.
snoworsummer (4700) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - OCT 23, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft at the brewery. Pours clear copper with a fizzy white head. Tastes like caramel, nutty, creamy, dry hops, roasted malt. Light body and low/medium carbonation. Faint aroma of nuts, hops, malt.
sonnycheeba (5078) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - OCT 23, 2014
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Tap at brewpub. Pours clear copper with creamy off-white head. Aroma is faint cereal and caramel malts, light woodiness, and faint nuttiness. Flavor is dry malt base with light caramel sweetness, faint hops, and a touch of nuttiness; dry finish. Light body and medium carbonation.
weihenweizen (3132) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - MAY 29, 2014
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Clear amber with small off-white head. Aroma is caramel malt, medium body, medium/low carbonation, and some small bubble lacing. Taste is caramel malt.
jla2020 (2) - - APR 7, 2014 does not count
3.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Very tasty beer. Super smooth, went great with shrimp crab dip, half rack of ribs and juicy steak!
GT (9982) - Oceanside, California, USA - FEB 25, 2014
2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
[ Tap ][ Bull & Bones Blacksburg ][ 5oz ][ Mini Imperial Pint ][ $1.50 ][ 2/9/14 ]
>> Pours clear amber with low foam. Nose is mild caramel. Taste is tannic, watery, apple. Palate is metallic. Not good.
BeerandBlues2 (12101) - Escondido, California, USA - FEB 9, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at the brewery. Pours clear dark amber with a small, fizzy off-white head, short retention with spare lacing. Aroma is toast, cookie, and light caramel malt with earthy and spicy hops and light date notes. Flavor is malt forward with medium hops and bitterness, a clean lager character and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.
strongpieman (1648) - Mount Airy, Maryland, USA - AUG 17, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft. Copper color, clear, no head. Mild aroma and taste, moderate carbonation. A good alt overall.