Emeister84 (1936) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JAN 12, 2013
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Red apple, red berry, and floral aromas. Appearance is red-copper. Dry, with a touch of sweetness, flavors of apple, orange, and subtle caramel, with some bitterness. Medium bodied with moderate carbonation, and a long finish of dry fruit and hops. A nice, rich BPA.
Drake (11469) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - DEC 8, 2012
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Served on draft at the brewery. Pours a hazy amber color with a thin creamy white head. Decent head retention. Aroma of toasted malts, herbal hops and fruity notes. The taste is herbal and minty hops, toasted malts, mild spice and mild fruitiness. Medium bodied, quite drinkable. Nice beer.