TheBeerGod (5757) - Newport News, Virginia, USA - JUN 26, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Dark copper pour with a tall, frothy tan head. Aroma is dark fruit, yeast notes, sweet malt, caramel, light spice and floral notes. Taste is sweet malt, caramel, dark fruit (raisins and black cherries, mostly), soft yeast, light spice, and flowers. Body is medium-full and chewy with a bubbly carbonation. The finish is slightly sticky with sweet malt, caramel, hints of brown sugar, light spice, dark fruit, melon, flowers, and yeast notes.
SSSteve (4006) - - JUN 17, 2011
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
bottle. pours a clear brownish amber with no head. nose is fruity with plums, raisins, brown sugar, and a handful of flowers. palate is medium and juicy with low carbonation. the flavors are similar to aroma with sugary pastries, brown sugar, and dark fruits. a pretty honest dubbel with a lightish body.