arminjewell (6322) - lansing, Michigan, USA - NOV 13, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pour on tap, dark brownish pour with tan head, aroma brought notes of caramel, toffee, nice cocoa powder in there into hints of grass, grain, hints of spice, slight vanilla in there with a touch of roast. Taste is a mix of dark chocolate, roast, hints of vanilla, slight earth, caramel, slight touch of spice, finishing fairly bitter, slightly sweet.
BMan1113VR (7867) - Los Angeles, California, USA - OCT 1, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
GABF 2012. Pours with a clear deep brown hued body with a lasting tan head. Aromas are fruity and leathery with brown sugar, toffee, vanilla and chocolate. Flavors are ashy, cola, cocoa, brown sugar, fuller bodied, medium to lively carbonation, off dry.
BOSSbrewer (1937) - Arkansas, USA - SEP 20, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Had on tap at their place on Clybourn in Chicago. Brown amber pour. Bready and malty. Some chocolate. Roasty finish. Nice beer.
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUN 24, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Draught) Pours a deep mahogany body with a medium beige head. Aroma of chocolate, raisins, biscuit, and caramel. Flavor of raisins, chocolate, roasted malt, florals, and toffee.
jmagnus87 (2548) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - MAR 30, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
From notes. Draft at clybourn. Rasins, vanilla, chocolate and coffee. Diggin this one. I would gladly drink that again.
Blairgus (2682) - California, USA - NOV 15, 2012
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
16 Nov 2012, tap at goose island Wrigleyville. Nut brown, clear. Nose is fresh cracked nuts for sure. Thin body and mildly fizzy. Burnt toast and roasted nuts. Really decent.
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daknole (9416) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - OCT 27, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Rich brown pour, light tan head. Aroma is milky, chocolate, brown bready notes, golden raisins. Flavor is roasty, toasted bread, wheat crackers, cocoa powder.
Dogbrick (8507) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - OCT 20, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sample at GABF 10/11/2012, thanks to Bluemeow76 for assistance with note-taking. Amber-brown color with a medium light beige head and stringy lace. Aroma of roasted malt and chocolate. Medium body with flavors of chocolate malt and mild hops. The finish is roasty with a sweet malty aftertaste. Decent overall.
XmnwildX12 (2078) - Farmington, Minnesota, USA - OCT 19, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Had this at the 2012 Great American Beer Fest in Denver, Colorado. Roasty chocolate scents, taste is creamy chocolate/roast.
jredmond (5554) - Manhattan, New York, USA - OCT 15, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sampled with Andrew, Sofia and Moreau at GABF 2012. Pours a deep brownish amber body with light lacing. Aroma is bready, malty, light milk chocolate, cocoa and some coffee. Mouthfeel is medium with notes of muted coffee, milk chocolate, light dry hop, light smoke, tobacco, toasted malts, and cocoa.