yespr (37023) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 25, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
From tap at the brewery. Pours hazy orange to brown with a small off white head. Aroma is roasted malty, light breadish and herbal. Roasted breadish malty. Small toffee note. Bitter, dry and lingering roasted malty finish.
Travlr (17672) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 26, 2013
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at the source. Murky golden color, tan head. Aroma of fresh hay, light cocoa. Taste is cocoa powder, brown bread, nutella. Looks are deceiving, this is nice, flavorful hoppy brown.
jtclockwork (11793) - , New Jersey, USA - APR 21, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Plastic Growler at MaxxDaddy’s tasting. Pours light brown. Nose/taste of malt, caramel and flaked barley. Medium body.
jcwattsrugger (11670) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - DEC 4, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
on tap-pours a tan head with cloudy amber color. Aroma is roasty/caramel-medium malt, some farmhouse yeast notes. Taste is roasty/toast/slight chocolate-medium malt, spice/herbs.
Lubiere (11586) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 21, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
A hazed amber ale with a thin off white head. In aroma, nice smooth grainy malt with spiced rye notes, nice and smooth. In mouth, a nice herbal caramel malt with light rye notes, spices, nice and smooth. On tap at Barcade NJ, Dec. 31, 2012.
BeerandBlues2 (11054) - San Diego, California, USA - OCT 26, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap at the brewery. Pours hazy dark orange with a medium, frothy white head, short retention with good lacing. Aroma is toast, nutty, and chocolate malt with dates and earthy hops. Flavor is malt forward with moderate hops and bitterness with a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.
hopdog (10266) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 9, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Growler. Poured a brown color with a small sized off white head. Roasty, roasted nuts, caramel, and some chocolate. Some breadiness, Solid brown ale.
Sammy (9981) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 4, 2011
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at Barcade Jersey City. OK for the style, but sourishness. Good lace. Chocolate malt, some spice. So-so drinkability.
JoeMcPhee (9004) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 14, 2013
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap at Pacific Standard. Deep amber pour. The nose is spicy and malty. Lots of crusty bread and some fairly pronounced herbal hop notes. A bit of yeasty spice along with a lingering hoppiness. It’s a bit disjointed and doesn’t really come together for me. A bit sticky and sweet.
DocLock (8798) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 13, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at Whole Foods Plymouth. Pours hazy deep brown with tan head. Nose was vienna malt, earthy brown sugar, mild cacao, fig. Tasted rich and complex for this style, with a brown malty flavor and notes of cacao, fig, and nuts.