callmemickey (2652) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 21, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark amber body, medium to thin off-white head, spotty lacing. Grainy pumpernickel bread, toffee, and earth. Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, lingering finish.
EithCubes (4813) - New Jersey, USA - MAR 16, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Tap at the Maple Shade location, mine coming in at 4.5%. Deep mahogany with honey-amber highlights and a clingy tan head. Gently sweet flavor, slippery with a hint of fruit sticking out of the smooth medium body. Faint bitterness, no nuts or more advanced melanoidins/Maillard products here. Clean but a little lightweight.
closey22 (847) - Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA - MAR 12, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
At Maple Shade. Clear brown with rimming off-white head; slightly peaty smoky aroma; Flava is same slightly peat/smokey; feels a bit watery; finishes malty with some roasty malt notes
Leafs93 (1658) - Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 17, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours deep reddish brown with a white head. Aroma is smoke and caramel. Taste is sweet. Light mouth feel. Nice.
anders37 (16537) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUL 14, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft @ the brewpub in Wilmington. Pours a orange brown color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty grainy weak chocolate aroma with hints of caramel. Fruity malty grainy caramel flavor with hintso f chocoalte. Has a fruity malty griany caramel finish.
willblake (2647) - Bel Air, Maryland, USA - MAR 14, 2011
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
20110314 tap at W-ton. Nice deep burgundy color with khaki, lasting head. Aroma is full of these intense sweet and savory banana bread crust notes, some peppery yeast. a bit of winterberry and sasafras bark. Really interesting. Soft and mildly sweet. Nice with the curry mussels, too.
argo0 (11442) - Washington DC, USA - FEB 22, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft, Wilmington. Clear garnet body, small off-white head. Aroma is moderately sweet, milk chocolate, caramel, coffee, roast. Taste is moderately sweet, chocolate, coffee, caramel, light prune. Light-medium body.
jb43 (1650) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - OCT 2, 2009
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear brown color. Small off white head. Malty alcohol aroma. Light molasses flavor. Avg duration. Smooth finish. Thin texture. Moderate carbonation. Spare lacing.
alobar (2753) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 26, 2009
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours a thin brown color with no head. Aroma of malts, nuts, and banana. Flavor of toasted malts, nuts, banana, and caramel. Very nice!
WeeHeavySD (3360) - San Diego (Hillcrest), Oregon, USA - JUN 20, 2009
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at West Chester. Pours orangey brown with a tan ring. Nose is sweet. Taste is sweet, very rich, malty, tasty.