Travlr (13428) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 13, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at the source. Brown color. Nice nutty aroma. Taste is full bodied nutty broenies with a bitter finish.
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - OCT 29, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
(12oz can, courtesy of Errl) Pours a brown body with a small-off-white head. Aroma of roasted malt, cocoa, nuts, and maple. Flavor of caramel, nuts, cocoa, roasted malt, dark fruit, and toffee.
Tmoney99 (11093) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 3, 2011
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft sample. Poured a dark brown color with a large frothy light brown head that mostly lasted with excellent lacing. Moderate to heavy toasted sweet malt aroma. Medium body. Solid sweet toasted flavor with a medium sweet finish of moderate duration. Good complex brew.
Ratman197 (10220) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAY 15, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Can poured a clear brown with a small lasting tan head. Aromas of cocoa, caramel, light nuttiness and a hint of earthiness. Palate was medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of cocoa, caramel and light nuttiness with a smooth lingering cocoa finish.
BeerandBlues2 (10099) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - DEC 13, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap at the brewery. Pours clear dark brown with a medium, frothy off-white head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is toast, caramel, and chocolate malt, dates and figs with earthy and woody hops. Flavor is malt forward with medium hops and bitterness, dark fruits and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.
hopscotch (9555) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - JUL 24, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Can... Pours dark, mostly clear and ruby-hued with a small creamy off-white head. Decent retention. The nose furnishes a boatload of big, bad-ass mocha – Cuban espresso coffee beans and deep, dark chocolate. Medium to full-bodied and silky with lazy carbonation. The flavor is moderately bitter and boasts an abundance of burnt cocoa. Short, deeply-roasted, mildly bitter finish. Can courtesy of darkguardian!
adnielsen (9476) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUL 22, 2013
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Can @ home, courtesy of DrSilverworm. Thanks! Pours a brown appearance with a creamy, brown head. Roasty, nutty, caramel malty, light pancake, slight biscuity, a touch fruity aroma. Somewhat herbal, a bit woody, grassy, tangy honey, nutty, a bit roasty, burnt, somewhat spicy flavor. Not my favorite.
Drake (8993) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - AUG 22, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at the Jackie O’s Public House, 7/13/14. Pours a hazy red-brown color with a large frothy tan head. Good head retention. Aroma of nuts, chocolate, mild roasted malt and dark fruits. The taste is chocolate, nuts, roasted malts, hops, mild honey. Medium bodied, low carbonation, slight lingering bitterness, refreshing.
Dogbrick (8682) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - MAY 11, 2009
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Sample at the brewpub. The beer is a very dark brown color with a medium thin tan head that recedes steadily. Top ring of lacing with spots underneath. Aroma of coffee and honey. Medium body with flavors of coffee, hops and sweet honey nuts. The finish is moderately bitter coffee with a lingering hoppy aftertaste. Not fully organic according to the brewmaster but a solid beer regardless.
shrubber85 (7965) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - DEC 12, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Can. Chocolate fudge, malt, and hay aroma. Dark brown with minimal head. Sweet chocolate malt and lightly bitter herbal hay flavor. Nice body. Very good.