beernovice39 (3270) - Idaho, USA - SEP 26, 2013
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
On cask. Aged with oak and peppercorns. Clear copper with a white top. Nose of rye and wood with caramel. Taste is pepper with rye and woody.
riversideAK (6140) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - DEC 10, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Nose of caramel and rye spiciness, citrus hops, and a good deal of fresh oak. Pours copper, nice frothy off white head and lace. Flavors of rye spiciness, fresh oak spiciness, citrus hops, some caramel, more drying spicy fresh oak and hop bitterness in the finish. SMooth and dry, bitey and fresh. Good treatment .