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RATINGS: 21   MEAN: 3.54/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jkwalking05 (3939) - Arlington, Texas, USA - NOV 17, 2014
12 oz bottle. Deep amber color with an average sized beige head. Aroma is of toffee, peanut brittle, raisin, fig, malt, graham cracker and some earthy notes. Taste is of roasted malts, toffee, caramel, light butterscotch, raisin bread, and chocolate with a creamy smooth medium body.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
travita (4172) - Frisco, Texas, USA - MAY 18, 2012
Draft at the Gingerman. Reddish brown in color, very muddy look, thinner tan head. The smell is slight hops, sweet, caramel, watery, and malts. The taste is the same as the smell.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
crajun (995) - , Texas, USA - NOV 17, 2011
draft at gingerman plano - new style for me; DAMN that was good - dark pour with ruby edges taste was malty sweet; very silky 4 on palate and call me crazy but there was a chalky chocolate flavor at end - had to ask if this was a bock or stout? actually seemed like a cross between the two. note to self: drink more Fanconia...

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
taphandle (1135) - Texas, USA - NOV 8, 2011
Brown and cloudy with a good head. Taste is very smooth with toasted malt and not much bitterness. I went back for more over this and it may be my fave Franconia brew.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
blutt59 (6036) - Dallas, Texas, USA - OCT 27, 2011
draft, dark muddy brown with no foam, aroma of light roasted nuts with similar flavor, smooth finish

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SudsMcDuff (5945) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAY 9, 2011
Draft @ Gingerdude, Houston .. . Pours a dark molasses brown, light foam, very sparse lacing .. . light burnt caramel and wet bark in the nose .. . way below Franconia’s usually high achievements.. . onslow’s good in a crisis ..

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BarZigKin (511) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - DEC 8, 2010
On tap at the Holy Grail. Poured a clear, dark amber body topped with a lasting head leaving some lacing. Aromas of dark malts, plums/prunes and sweet concord grape juice. Flavors were medium sweetness (toffee), nutty. Short, dry finish. Medium mouthfeel with soft, active carbonation.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kidmartinek (3742) - austin, Texas, USA - NOV 30, 2010
Dark brown amber tint. Nice off-white head. Dry, maple, sugary aroma. Nice carmel flavor. Deliciously bad. Thick texture and palate-coating feel. Nice fizzy finishimng bite.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - NOV 24, 2010
(Draught) Pours a clear mahogany body with a small beige head. Aroma of caramel, raisins, light vinous, brown sugar, and plum. Flavor of caramel, chocolate, brown sugar, and toasted grain.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Nellie (349) - Dallas, Texas, USA - NOV 20, 2010
Smells great. Caramel, brown sugar, some filet mignon. Tastes the same. Very warm. Very delicious. Great beer for the cold weather. Drink with s’mores.


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