argo0 (12513) - Washington DC, USA - JAN 22, 2013
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft. Medium beige head atop cola black body. Aroma is medium sweet, roast, some floral/grapefruit. Taste is medium sweet, grapefruit, some roast, light lager yeast. Light-medium body, light resin.
djd07 (6619) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAR 6, 2015
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle during RBWG. Pours a dark brown with beige head. The aroma is earthy hops and pine. Thin mouth with bready malt and grain, decent.
jcwattsrugger (11670) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 17, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
RBWG-JAX Grand Tasting-offwhite-dk brown. A-soft dk malt. T-dk malt-roasty/bready, some earthy. Med body.
markwise (4898) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - MAY 11, 2013
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Thanks to burg326 for sharing this one at RBWG Grand Tasting. Pours a hazy brown with a white head. Nose is some light roast, some grassy hops along with some lager yeast, and bread. Flavor follows- roast, some grassy hops, some lager yeast. Medium in body with lingering lager yeast in the finish.
SudsMcDuff (7309) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAR 13, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
You know, it’s hard work to write a book. I can’t tell you how many times I really get going on an idea, then my quill breaks. Or I spill ink all over my writing tunic...
GT2 (9412) - Oceanside, California, USA - FEB 28, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
651mL at RBWG Grand Tasting. Pours a clear, deep cola. Hoppy, near Black IPA nose with spruce, pine, cocoa. Taste is gristy, rustic, oatmeal. Carbon paper palate. Not so bad though, but odd.
Sledutah (6255) - Utah, USA - FEB 28, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared at the RBWG grand tasting
Appearance: Clear dark brown with a small beige head
Aroma: Roasted malts and piney
Taste: Toasted malts, grainy and pine
burg326 (4940) - Florida, USA - FEB 25, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
22 ounce bomber shared at RBWG, bought from the brewery, poured a dark black color with aromas of burnt grounds, earth, and some toast. Flavors are the same with a loght hoppiness added to it.
b3shine (7133) - Indiana, USA - FEB 23, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bomber to taster at the RBWG Grand Tasting (thanks burg326). Looks good; a mostly opaque coffee color with thin off-white lacing. Smells of dark malt and roast. Tastes like it smells with a good, light mouthfeel. Enjoyable.
aracauna (3318) - Georgia, USA - FEB 23, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Surprisingly hoppy aroma. Light roast, but the malt is mostly lighter grains. A little corny.
decaturstevo (5613) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - FEB 23, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Black pour with tan head. Aroma of light roasted malt and earthy hops. Really sweet start with a roasty malt bitter. Medium body and fizzy.