sonnycheeba (4386) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - OCT 22, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap. Pours cloudy brown with thin, fizzy off-white head that quickly dissipates. Aroma is bourbon, caramel and cookie malts, figs, floral and earthy hops, and some light woody notes. Flavor is heavy sweet malts with some supporting dark fruit esters and faint hops; bourbon notes throughout with a dry, semi-sweet finish. Medium body and low carbonation.
BeerandBlues2 (10908) - San Diego, California, USA - OCT 19, 2012
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap. Pours murky brown with a small, fizzy off-white head, short retention with spare lacing. Aroma is vanilla, Bourbon, and oak with cookie and caramel malt, dates and earthy hops. Flavor is malt dominant with Bourbon and vanilla notes with dates, oak, light hops and bitterness with a sweet finish. Medium body and carbonation.