Damico (2579) - Royersford, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 28, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours slightly hazy orange golden with a big creamy white head. Aroma brings a bit of ginger and lemongrass for sure blended with saison yeast as the base. Body is lighter and smooth with sweet saison yeast, but no funk and vague spiciness.
JaBier (4887) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - FEB 20, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pint at GLBC prior to the Barrel-Aged Blackout 2014 release. Clear gold pour with a thick off-white head. Aroma of banana, herbs, malt and caramel. Malty flavor with herbs and banana before a sweet finish.