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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 3.94/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.79/5   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 333   ABV: 11.1%
Aromas of dark fruits, vanilla, and Bourbon seep off of False Summit from a milk chocolate head. The palate hits with notes of plums, dark cherries, bourbon, oak, and vanilla with a medium body to heavy body. As the beer warms notes of caramel, oak, and dark candi sugar become more prevalent. False Summit is a beer to drink while mapping out your next adventure and should help motivate you to always keep moving to the top. Aged in Breckenridge Distillery Bourbon Barrels.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ratman197 (11754) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - AUG 14, 2013
750 ml corked and caged bottle poured a clear reddish brown with a small lasting creamy tan head. Aromas of bourbon, toffee, vanilla, cherry, plum, oak and candi sugar. Palate was medium to full bodied and smooth. Flavors of bourbon, dark fruit, toffee, candi sugar, light oak and light vanilla with a smooth lingering fruity finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mcberko (10562) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 8, 2014
On tap at Brouwer’s Cafe for Big Wood 2014, pours a deep dark mahogany with a small beige head. Aroma is huge on the bourbon barrels, with loads of booze, followed by brown sugar and dark fruits. Flavour is very rich and complex, with bourbon barrels, vanilla, brown sugar, dark fruits, green apple and caramel. Very elegant and balanced - the barrels, though overtaking on the nose - don’t dominate too much, but rather accentuate the base beer. Excellent quad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ferris (8937) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 5, 2014
Draft - Sweet sugars and lots of plum. Deep maroon with a small beige head. Green apple and plum, slight wood and sweet barrel notes. Nice and light for what it is.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
arminjewell (8842) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - MAY 30, 2013
Pour out of 750 mL bottle #594, batch 1. Thick black pour with creamy off white, eggshell head, laces very well. Aroma brought notes of dark fruits, slight caramel, toffee, some dark candi sugar, lots of oak, bourbon, sour whiskey notes, pretty laced with hints of honey as well. Taste is much better, nice mix of oak, bourbon, nice honey, vanilla, hints of fig, plum, touch of raisin, mixing into touch of caramel, dark sugars, finishing with some sweetness, hints of oak, drying out a bit. Pretty nicely done, a bit hot but not at all bad for 11.1%.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
onceblind (6064) - Denver, Colorado, USA - AUG 13, 2015
Deep dark amber/mahogany with a very thin off white head. Stupid aroma of raisins and bourbon and brown sugar and vanilla and plums. Smooth flavor with a huge palate of boozy raisin/plum tones with some Belgian dark malts, bourbon, vanilla and oak, Finishing with some sweet dark fruitiness and a little more bourbon. Amaze balls.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Strykzone (5897) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - MAR 13, 2014
Sampled at ESBLS. Dark brown with a creamy beige head that does not fall. This beer is fruity and pleasant, especially for the ABV. Creamy and malty with all kinds of fruit. Dark fruit, plums. Interesting wood. A little heat but just a little. Amazingly easy to drink.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Iphonephan (4985) - McLean, Virginia, USA - JUL 24, 2013
From a 75 cl bottle served at Millonzi’as in Fairplay CO. Pours a dark cola brown with a tan head. Caramel and plum nose. Flavors also of candi sugar and red cherries. Somewhat boozy finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
travita (4562) - Frisco, Texas, USA - JUN 23, 2013
Bottle. The look is brownish, light tan head, and dark. The smell is bourbon, wood, malt, toffee, caramel, and brandy. The taste is mild, sweet, wood, malty, alcohol, and ok.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jkwalking05 (4355) - Arlington, Texas, USA - JUN 23, 2013
Deep brown with a small tan head. Aroma is of yeast, brown sugar, wood, bourbon, booze, vanilla. Taste is of prune, bourbon, wood, brown sugar.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ajnepple (4074) - Colorado, USA - JUN 8, 2013
UPDATED: JUN 16, 2013 On tap at The Mayor of Old Town. Deep reddish brown appearance with a light brown head. The aroma is dark fruits, caramel malts, candy sugar, wood and whiskey. Similar flavor, sweet and malty. Medium to full body with a smooth feel and a slightly warming finish.

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