kbodnar77 (2) - USA - NOV 25, 2013 does not count
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
I tasted this beer from the bottle on 11/25/13. The bottle was refrigerated cool. The beer pours easy, and resulted in a very slight, light yellow head. The beer is a clear dark amber color. Has a malt and gran aroma with hints of caramel. The taste is slightly sweet with the malt and caramel, with a nutty and cereal finish. I really enjoyed it!
raphael (883) - Portland, Oregon, USA - NOV 23, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
I smell yeast, molasses & sassafras. Clear orange brown with modest tan head. a peach tone among vanilla, alcohol and wheat toast, thin and drying on the mouth.. some warming. sweet & drying finish.
onceblind (4066) - Denver, Colorado, USA - NOV 12, 2013
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Clear amber copper with a thin foamy light beige head. The smell is rich with a sweet caramel nose and a grainy chewy cereal tone behind it. The flavor unfortunately has this semi-boozy cough medicine tone running through it that I’m not a fan of. There is a nice balanced earthy sweet chewy pale cereal maltiness and a touch of toast, but that medicine tone..ouch.
anders37 (16691) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 8, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft @ Epic Brewing Denver Taproom, Denver, CO. Pours a clear amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma. Fruity malty spicy caramel flavor. Has a fruity malty spicy caramel finish.
brokensail (10916) - Orange County, California, USA - OCT 11, 2013
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap @ Epic (Denver). Pours a clear copper pour with an off-white head. Sweet toasted malt, caramel, and a bit of dark fruit on the nose. Kind of just bland and bready. Flavor is sweet caramel, bread, and toast. Hints of cola, dark fruit, and biscuit. Mild candy on the finish.
MrHangover (2456) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - OCT 11, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap @ the brewery tap room. Pours a clear, amber beer with a thin white head on top. Aroma is caramel, booze, and big malts. Flavour is sweet, alcoholic and very big on the caramel. Long, sweet finish. Decent brew for sure.
kermis (5056) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 11, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft sample at Epic Brewing taproom, Denver. Pours clear amber brown with a ring off white head. Aroma of malt, caramel, toffee, dough and sweet fruits. Flavour is heavy sweet and light moderate bitter. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.
BrewMstr (87) - Pleasant View, Utah, USA - OCT 5, 2013
4.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Dark flavorful high point Bock! Caramel and chocolate with malt sweetness. Overall excellent!
Steve_0 (2652) - Denver, Colorado, USA - OCT 4, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at the Denver location. Pour is clear dark crimson with a frothy cream head and good lacing. Caramelly, toffee, roasty, earthy, dark fruity, light cocoa, raisiny, and figgy aroma. Taste is dark fruity, licorice, light alcohol, brown sugar, caramel, and earthy. Slick mouthfeel with medium carbonation. Not bad and it will get you high boost.
DiarmaidBHK (3393) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 29, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Utah Liquor Store. Pours dark brown with an inch of khaki foam. Doesn’t leave any lacing in the glass. Big roasted malt on the nose. Lots of caramel sweetness on the tongue with a hint of sweetness and lots of thickness. Finishes clean. Really nice.