Travlr (9997) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - FEB 25, 2013
2.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Draft at Brewvival. Hazy amber color, almost flat. Aroma of vanilla, whiskey, citrus. Taste is more whiskey, overwhelming the beer.
Drake (8029) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - FEB 23, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Brewvival Trip Beer 75. Draft at Brewvival, aged in Woodford Reserve Barrels. Pours a hazy copper color with a thin creamy tan head. Good head retetention. Aroma of citrus, candied fruits, whisky and herbal hops. The taste is wood, herbal notes, caramel and citrus. Medium bodied. Dominated by the wood.
Suttree (5073) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JUN 27, 2012
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sampled at 2012 Knoxville Brewfest. Smells great, of course, like most bourbon barrel aged beers. Bourbon seems to overwhelm a lot of the rest of the beer, though. OK, I suppose, but not really my thing.