jcwattsrugger (11061) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - NOV 17, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
on tap-pours a light brown head and brown color. A-roasty/molasses/nutty-sweet medium malt, some spice. T- roasty/molasses/nutty-sweet medium malt, some spice/earthy hops.
GT2 (8157) - San Diego County, California, USA - MAR 16, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap at Peles in Jacksonville fl. Flat inky ruby pour. Nose is sweet dessert, dark cherry, cake. Taste is sweeter with mild chili pepper kick. Dense, dessert palate with something like banana split with chocolate syrup. Rich, dense. Not cloying. Nice.
drowland (5980) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - OCT 15, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
10/15/12. On tap at the brewery. Very dark brown pour with a small khaki head. Surprisingly light aroma with touches of coffee, chocolate, and a bit of fruitiness. Lightly sweet entry, slight acidic tartness, with touches of chocolate and caramel. Surprisingly light and the ABV is well covered.
burg326 (3508) - Florida, USA - MAR 1, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at The Brass Tap for Tampa Bay Beer Week, poured a dark brown color with aromas of light molasses, nuts, caramel , and toffee. Flavors are the same but with an unique afteryaste. Interesting beer overall.
LilBeerDoctor (3409) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 31, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at the brewpub. Pours a dark brown with a thick white head. Aroma of roasted malt, maple, light coffee grounds, chocolate malt. Flavor of lots of roast, chocolate malt, mocha, and coffee grounds. Very tasty brown ale and the 8% is well hidden.
jsquire (3386) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - JAN 9, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap at the brewpub. Dark beer with a thin beige head. Big thick sweet brown sugar nose. Lots of roasted malts, brown sugar and some caramel corn. Very nice beer.
sonnycheeba (3295) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAY 22, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pours cola brown with creamy beige head. Aroma is toasted and lightly roasted malts, light earthy notes, chocolate, floral notes, and raisins. Flavor is dry malt base, light roast, caramel, mixed nuts, and faint hops; dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.
50belair (2141) - Florida, USA - JUL 21, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap at CCB. Brown pour with an off white head. Nutty aromas. Nutty, earthy notes, with lightly roasted malt back beats. I’m usually a little disappointed with brown ales but this is an exception. Easy drinking with a good mouthfeel and body.
snoworsummer (1858) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAY 22, 2014
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
From a bomber. Pours murky cola brown with a bubbly beige head. Tastes like light bitterness, burnt grains, alcohol, nutty, with a hint of coffee. Light body and low carbonation. Smells like booze, sweet syrup, and roasted nuts.
chinchill (1602) - South Carolina, USA - MAR 17, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Engine 15
Near clear; very dark brown; durable ring; ring lacing.
Mildly nutty, a bit too sweet,
Medium-light body and carbonation.
Lots of caramel malts. A touch of herbal hops. Lasting aftertaste turns mildly bitter.