jkwalking05 (3758) - Arlington, Texas, USA - OCT 13, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Mahogany with a good sized head. Aroma is of toast, heavy caramel and malt, toffee. Taste is of toast, apple, woody hops, malt, booze, brown sugar and roasted malts.
travita (3964) - Frisco, Texas, USA - OCT 13, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. The look is brownish red, ok tan head, clear, and bright. The smell is caramel, sweet, alcohol, malts, toffee, and roasty. The taste is roast, sweet, malts, toast, caramel, toffee.
gnoff (7844) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - OCT 8, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at tap room for Great Divide, visited on October 7, 2012
Clear dark red color, tan head. Sweet, malty scent. Sweet, caramel, malty, fresh taste. Spritzy mouthfeel, medium high bitterness.
Patrickctenchi (3664) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - OCT 7, 2012
3.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours deep brown with a gigantic, thick, tan head.
Scent is toffee, dark fruit.
Taste is bready, toasted, dark fruits...
Quite a bit of hop bitterness.
Not as sweet as some, but pretty good stuff.
KAggie97 (3529) - Ugly, Hot, and Humid Spring, Texas, USA - OCT 6, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours a deep, rich mahogany with a nose of plastic burnt chocolate and dark fruit in a bowl of roasted nuts. Flavor is a gently flowing river of caramel, toffee, roasted nuts, light oaked chocolate, subtle coffee, and a hint of melon in the finish. Oily and lingering on the tongue. Tasty.
onedawger (60) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 5, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours clear brown with a medium, frothy tan head, medium retention with light lacing. Aroma is caramel, toffee, and toast malt with dates and plums, light earthy hops. Flavor is sweet malt, dried fruit, light hops and bitterness, toast and nutty notes with a sweet finish. Medium body and carbonation
DeputyAndy (632) - Ambler, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 2, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle dated June 25 2012. Pours a surprisingly opaque black with lots of head. Aroma is very vanilla heavy with some smoke. Flavor is very malty, slightly Smokey but clean finishing.
UncleKorm (815) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - OCT 1, 2012
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at brewery poured a clear coke colored amber w/ thin frothy head mostly diminishing and good lacing. Aroma is bread grains and caramel malts with hints of berries. Taste is a medium sweetness raisin, prune, caramel with a hint of hop & light roast bitterness in the back of the finish. Medium body, oily texture, soft carbonation. This is a good sipping beer with bold flavor.
rougeau13 (2003) - Richmond, Texas, USA - SEP 30, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Clear ruby-amber-brown with a modest beige head. Caramel, toast, and dark fruit aroma. Somewhat sweet, mildly boozy. Good doppelbock, not overly sweet or boozy, and nicely complex. Yum.
blutt59 (6019) - Dallas, Texas, USA - SEP 29, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
bottle, deep amber color with no head, aroma and flavor is bready caramel , some burnt roasty raisin, nice