hivemind (890) - New York, New York, USA - SEP 8, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at the brewpub 08.04.2013 with Erica, Maggi, Lou. Advertised as "Chocolate Vanilla." Dark brown pour, white head. Sweet taste with notes of vanilla bean and chocolate. Thin- to medium-bodied. Enjoyed.
OmegaX (1372) - Florida, USA - AUG 11, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at CCB. Nose is pretty simple - chocolate, vanilla, and roast. Earthy. Flavors are similar. I thought the balance was nice between the chocolate and vanilla. Just a touch of sweetness.
Chipalsa (1310) - Florida, USA - AUG 5, 2013
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
This is a delicious medium-bodied brown ale with a perfect balance of vanilla and chocolate. Simply just another fantastic Maduro treatment.
markwise (5168) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - FEB 3, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On draft at Cigar City. Pours a hazy brown ale brown with an off-white head. Nose is some light tobacco, some vanilla, and cocoa. Flavor follows with chocolate, cocoa, mild coffee, tobacco, and vanilla. Medium in body for a brown ale and a nice take on Maduro.
burg326 (5266) - Florida, USA - FEB 2, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
On draft at CCB, poured a dark brown color with aromas of roasted malt, light vanilla, with some chocolate. Flacors ate same roasted malt up front with some vanilla and light popcorn aftertaste.
jcartamdg (3058) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 1, 2013
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours brown with no head. Aroma of vanilla, chocolate and tobacco. Taste is nutty, chocolate, tobacco. Tastes like a good flavored cigar. Medium bodied and drinkable.
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gkost (1709) - Tampa, Florida, USA - JAN 31, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours brown. Nose is milk chocolate, heavy vanilla and toasted malt. Flavor follows suit with more bitter cocoa.