TimE (3109) - Tokyo, JAPAN - NOV 16, 2010
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Molasses dark chocolate, dark cherries. Briny. Great mouth feel, well balanced, salty. Superb. Lingering briny finish. Yum.
bu11zeye (11933) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - FEB 25, 2010
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(330ml bottle) Pours a dark brown body with a small tan head. Aroma of chocolate, earth, nutmeg, and caramel. Flavor of roasted malt, caramel, subtle mineral/salt, coffee, and chocolate with a mildly bitter finish.
travita (3857) - Frisco, Texas, USA - FEB 18, 2010
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle thanks to bu11zeye. The smell is weak, roasty, malts, and not too much. The look is brown to black, not much head. The taste is sort of sweet, fruits, and malts.
altonbrownd (3756) - Brussels, BELGIUM - FEB 7, 2010
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from Cracked Kettle. Pitch dark with faint head. Salty and malty nose. Texture is smooth and syrupy. Taste like a stout, gets a bit saltier and warms up. Not bad at all. I was fearing for worse.
angrypirate06 (1387) - Texas, USA - FEB 3, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle thanks to bu11zeye. Dark brown pour. Aroma is cocoa, coffee, and dirt. Flavor is bitter, cocoa, salt, and saltwater.
Rosebud butternuts (2396) - Denton, Texas, USA - FEB 2, 2010
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
bottle thanks to bu11zeye. poured dark brown with an off white head. aroma was caramel, salt water, raisin, and cinnamon. flavor was salty and alcohol.
thirdeye11 (5501) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JAN 30, 2010
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
( 12oz bottle thanks to bu11zeye) Pours medium brown with spare ring of bubbles. Nose of salty seafood, salt water. Tsate of light chocolate with a smooth finish. This was interesting, but not a style I’m sure I enjoy.
mar (4790) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JAN 30, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
bottle thanks to bu11zeye. poured a deep chocolate brown with a cream head. nose is lactose, slight chocolate and cream . decent on the palate with a roasty flavor along with cream and not much else.
Cavie (3754) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - JAN 30, 2010
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle courtesy of bu11zeye. Dark brown pour that has reddish tints. Heavy sweet smell. Fruity but stout. Taste is sharp with gentle coffee malts. Some salt lingers but not much oyster flavoring here. Finishes bitter.
SphinxTX (2876) - Mata Gorda, Texas, USA - JAN 29, 2010
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle thanks to bu11zeye. Pours a black with beige head. Aroma of dark roast and a little brine. Flavor is same as aroma. Mouth feel is light-medium body and some what watery. Overall, not all that bad.