DocLock (7214) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 6, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft at ABCC. Pours hazy dark straw with minimal off-white head. Nose is hopcitrus, x-mas spice, lactose. Tastes hopcitris, with some pale malt, cinnamon, nutmeg, and creamy lactosy finishing notes. A decent holiday experiment.
BeerandBlues2 (8556) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - DEC 23, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap. Pours clear dark amber with a small, fizzy white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is cinnamon and nutmeg, lactose, caramel and cookie malt and fruity esters. Flavor is heavy spices with sweet malt and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.
Beerathon (794) - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 21, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Has the nose of egg nog, but thankfully not the taste. The egg nog spices are in the flavor, but itís still a beer at heart. Nice change of pace winter ale.