Bule (571) - California, USA - MAR 19, 2013
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
On tap at the brew pub in New Orleans. Pours a dark brown color. Malty and a bit of a licorice taste.
LilBeerDoctor (3370) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 21, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at the brewpub. Pours a dark brown with a super thick tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, sweet malt. Flavor of light roast, chocolate malt, and mild sweetness in the finish. Simple, decent dunkel.
VT (1298) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 22, 2012
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at brewpub. An almost opaque, brown to black with an orange tint and a long-lasting beige head. Smell is chocolate and vanilla. Taste is chocolate, touch of vanilla, roasted malt, somewhat toasted, and black fruits. Finish is black coffee, roast. Body is light, almost watery. Medium to strong carbonation. Good dark beer.
tomciccateri (987) - Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA - APR 19, 2012
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
On draught at brewpub. Pours an opaque dark brown. Lasting tan head. Light body. Somewhat creamy mouthfeel. Slight dark malt flavor. Dry flavor balance. Very dry finish. Fairly weak all around.
jercraigs (7335) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 23, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
2012-03-17. Very dark brown black body, small creamy tan Head. 4+ Flavour is nice, light roast, mild sweet dark malt. Mild aroma, light roast. Smooth average palate. Simple but a good take on a schwarzbier and quite enjoyable. My favorite of their beers on this visit. On tap at the brewpub
djd07 (2914) - Houston, Texas, USA - JAN 22, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at brewhouse. Pours a dark amber with a small frothy light beige head with sticky lacing along the glass. The aroma is roasted malt and coffee. Medium mouthfeel with a sweet roasted malt and lingering dry finish. Easy to drink, a good dunkel from Crescent City.
drowland (5953) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - JAN 21, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
1/21/12. On tap. Light black pour with a small tan head. Light roasted caramel aroma. This tastes exactly like the alt but with some chocolate. Meh.
Oakes (11770) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 17, 2012
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Medium brown with no head. Kind of unattractive that way. Lightly chocolatey aroma. Kind of thin, with some chocolate notes. Very simple and not very exciting.
BückDich (5464) - McCall, Idaho, USA - APR 26, 2011
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Tap @ Brewery: Pours a dark color with no head. Aroma is toasty with caramel and dark fruit, nice and roasted with a clean rye bread flavor and light hops in the finish. Mouthfeel is a bit thin by comparison but it’s nice.
BillKismet (3291) - Seattle, Washington, USA - MAR 20, 2011
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Blood red hued with ok head. Easy caramel malt nose. The flavor commences with biscuity notes, but quickly flattens into a sparse grainy character.