bb (8269) - Alamo, California, USA - JAN 4, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft. Rich amber beer with a cream head. Light bourbon and caramel aroma. Caramel and bourbon flavor with light fruitiness. Caramel and bourbon lingers with light fruitiness.
marcus (8807) - Sacramento, California, USA - NOV 11, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at The Bistro BA Festival. Pours reddish brown with a modest beige head and a bourbon aroma. There is a tart fruity carame malt flavor with a very oaky finish.
joeneugs (5451) - Livermore, California, USA - SEP 6, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap at the Barrel House. It pours a nice copper color with an off white head. The aroma has some strong alcohol, bourbon, vanilla and some background fruit and caramel. The flavor is bourbon, plums, butterscotch, nuts, vanilla and alcohol. It has a rather nice warming finish. The carbonation is low, but prickly.
Ratman197 (12818) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - SEP 2, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Drakes Barrel Room poured a clear reddish amber with a small lingering amber head. Aromas of carmel, vinous notes, oak, bourbon and fruittiness. palate was medium bodied and crisp. Flavors of carmel, toffee, fruittiness and light bourbon with a crisp lingering fruity finish.