wlajwl (3322) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - NOV 24, 2013
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Aroma is earthy/gritty malts, malts and a hint of candied fruit. The flavor is earthy malts, candied fruit, slight sugar/cloying notes and a tangy/sour finish.
RobertDale (2601) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - OCT 1, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at the brewery. Comes reddish brown with a decent tan head. Aroma of malt and caramel. Taste is malt, caramel, a just a bit of hops. Nice.
GJF (1154) - Mount Vernon, Iowa, USA - SEP 5, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Stella in I.C. Fairly smooth malty beer. A little dusty finish. Kind of thin, but decent flavors.
TheHOFF43 (1429) - Bloomington, Minnesota, USA - AUG 22, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
GrowLOLer. Pour was a dirty amber, some white head, decent looking beer. Some solid caramel malts, a little stale-ish tasting but it might have been my mostly ruined palate. Should try again when in Des Moines.
heemer77 (5053) - Urbandale, Iowa, USA - JAN 6, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Tap at the brewpub. The body was reddish brown with a medium khaki head on top The nose was dusty old books and potatoes. There was also some fresh hay. The taste was fresh grains and grass. There was also a nice note of tobacco and toffee. Very well done.