hopdog (9829) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 29, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Capone’s. Poured a brown color with an off white head. Honey, chocolate, some citrus, and a bit woody.
Drake (10501) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - MAR 31, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from the brewery shared at the C’Ville Foxy Knoxy tasting. Hi Amanda! Dark brown, thin fizzy tan head. Good retention. Aroma of spice, honey, yeast, caramel. The taste is nutty, herbal notes, honey, stone fruit, citrus, Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, lingering spice.
GenDV138 (3352) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - MAR 30, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at the Charlottesville Tasting. Dark amber with off-white head. Aromas of dark fruit. Tastes of dark fruit, caramel, toffee. Medium-light body with a dry finish.
Reynolds314 (2833) - Connecticut, USA - MAR 30, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Muddy brown pour. Aroma is booze, sweetness and grapes. Taste is sweet winey and boozey. Like a slightly belgian barleywine. Didnt care for it.
obguthr (4587) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - MAR 28, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cranberry with bready nose. Cloudy brown, medium tan head. Honey. Medium body, soft carbonation,
jackl (5804) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - MAR 28, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ The Foxy Knoxy Tasting. Oh hi, Amanda! Deep amber with a small head. Nose of Apple crisp and trail mix. Earth. Bottle of lemon, honey crisp, cereal. Sort of hot. Some peach. Nice.
Travlr (15853) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAR 28, 2015
3.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Gusher. Hazy deep maroon color, tan head. Aroma is complex and mysterious. Taste is toasted brownies. Hi carbonation interferes with the mouthfeel.
Homer321 (2744) - Melboring, Florida, USA - MAR 21, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Nose is slightly phenolic taste is all pepper and phenols. Taste is similar. A decent amount of malt sweetness. Nice
madvike (3095) - Middleton, Wisconsin, USA - DEC 29, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle - Pours mahogany with a thin tan head. Nose is light baking spice, tropical fruit, and light sugar malt. Taste is sugary tropical fruit, bready malt, and light black cherry. Lots of bread on the finish. Fluffy, medium body.
j12601 (7859) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - DEC 28, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at James’ house for the End of History tasting. Pours a mostly clear light brown with a thin white head. Soft nutty malt on the nose, a touch of yeast. Medium bodied, smoky and nutty, a touch of malt. Soft malt, toast, warm roast. Long bitter finish.