cthomas2390 (126) - Colorado, USA - FEB 19, 2013
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Clear red pour. Nice toasted malt notes present in the aroma and continue in the taste, though they dry out by the end of it. Ends with a hint of nuttyness.
beerandbeyond (463) - ISRAEL - DEC 9, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap sample at Mayor of old town.
Clear mahogany color with red hues and minimal head.
Malt nose, some toffee and cherry notes.
Fruity flavors, with some beet, cherry life savers, lo-med bitterness.
Light-med body, sweet after taste. OK.
durhambeer (2414) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - OCT 3, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
So this is typically always a boring style, but among the beers I sampled at Equinox, boring and safe seemed like a good choice. Very mild hops and sweet caramel malts. Some biscuit. Not bad.
sonnycheeba (1985) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUN 9, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap. Pours mostly clear brown with light ruby tint with average, creamy off-white head; decent retention and spare lacing. Aroma is bread and toasted malt, fig, dates, floral hops, and caramel. Flavor is sweet malt dominate with faint fruit esters and hops; semi-sweet finish. Light body, low carbonation, and low warmth.
arminjewell (4205) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - APR 22, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pour on tap at the brewery, clear red pour with thin off white head, aroma brought notes of slight metal, caramel, hints of grass and spice, toasted malts with a touch of earth. Taste was a mix of earthy and grass hops, touch of toasted bread, caramel, and metallic notes, finish fairly sweet.
emmasdad (85) - , Colorado, USA - JUL 14, 2011
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On a recent trip to Fort Collins with friends, we had the opportunity to try this one on tap at the brewery. Poured a reddish-copper color with a dirty white head. Aromas of toasted malt and caramel. On the palate, this one was medium bodied, with flavors of toasted malt, caramel and toffee.
adnielsen (6547) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUL 2, 2011
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: APR 21, 2012 On tap @ brewery. Amber brown appearance with an off white head. Nutty, toffee, roasty caramel malty nose. Toffee, light espresso, hazelnut, toasty, caramel malty flavor. Toasty toffee aftertaste. Great session beer.
Ratman197 (7761) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUN 11, 2011
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Equinox poured a clear reddish amber with a lingering ring of amber foam. Aromas of carmel, fruittiness and light earthiness. Palate was light bodied and smooth. Flavors of carmel, earthiness and light toffee with a smooth lingering carmel finish.