dtborelli (322) - Sacramento, California, USA - OCT 30, 2011
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours copper with a medium off white head and good retention. Aroma of Belgian yeast and malts with mild solvent notes. Bready fruits as it warmed. Flavor is much the same minus the solvent. Mild spiciness and Belgian funk. Little bit of tang on the back end. I always buy Full Sail products, and they are always respectable, but they always leave me wanting. Same here. Wish there was more to it.
Beergeek23322 (1955) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - JUL 6, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
December 2011. Bottle. Redbrown color with a tan head. Caramel, spice, dried fruit aromas. Flavors of caramel, yeast, malt and dark fruit. Not bad at all.
jcnielsen (1664) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - APR 22, 2013
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle. Thanks to adnielsen for sending. Pours a mahogany color with white head. Malty, toast, slight yeast aromas. Biscuit, malty, and a little caramel in the flavor with a touch of sourness at the end. A little off for a belgian dubbel. Not my favorite.
beernovice39 (3076) - Montana, USA - MAR 6, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle pours a clear amber with a tiny off white top. Scent is yeast, candy and spice. Taste candy with some roasted malts and yeast.
esjaygee (3903) - Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 27, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Deep amber with thin off-white crown. Aroma is fruity and yeasty with notes of caramel and bready malt. Taste of caramel, bready malt, yeast and dark fruit. A touch abrasive on the finish.
gripweed57 (492) - Hamilton Square, New Jersey, USA - DEC 7, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
22 ounce bottle. Dark reddish brown color. Small beige head. Mild fruity malt nose with a touch of yeasty, smoky character. Subtle dried fruit caramel malt flavor. Notes of vanilla and herbal hops. Finishes dry and uneventful.
jtclockwork (6932) - , New Jersey, USA - NOV 6, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Pours reddish brown with tab head. Nose and taste of fruit cake, dried grain, caramel toffee and Belgisn yeast. Medium body.
robforbes (2034) - Bremerton, Washington, USA - NOV 3, 2012
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
pours a cloudy brown with a thin tan head, and some lacing.
smell is of molasses, a little sweetness, spice, malt, and caramel.
taste is a little sour, malt, a little fruit, and a little caramel. ends on the dry side and somewhat sour.
arrogantb (1402) - Denver, Colorado, USA - NOV 3, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
22oz bottle $4, affordable as always which is nice. Clear amber in color, looks like Fat Tire, what a blast from the past. Smells odd, malty, Belgian? Who knows? I don’t care but the taste was odd, malt biscuit, a tad bit of belgian yeast but I was hoping for something more here. What, hell if I know....
Serving type: bottle
Reviewed on: 10-05-2010 04:53:41
HughConway (739) - Washington, USA - OCT 14, 2012
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours red-brown, ok head. Aroma of malt and belgian, taste of malt and belgian. Ok.
HogTownHarry (5977) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - OCT 11, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
March 9, 2012 - with blankboy, gregclow, jercraigs & mabel. Bomber (Brewmaster Reserve 2011) c/o blankboy. Slightly hazy deep amber with a smallish but lasting light tan frothy head (4-). Really mild aroma - floral, only light Belgian caramel spicy malt, mostly floral. Taste is nice - pungently sweaty, tons of yeasty caramel and fruit, some alcohol presence. Fairly thick, acceptable carbonation, finishes quickly with just an odd hint of sourness - would like a bit more spiciness.