BeerandBlues2 (10827) - San Diego, California, USA - JAN 27, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap. Pours clear dark amber with a medium, frothy off-white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is honey and caramel malt with dates and vanilla with faint earthy hops. Flavor is malt dominant with light hops, bitterness, and fruity esters with a sweet finish. Medium body and carbonation.
sonnycheeba (4281) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JAN 27, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap. Pours hazy, dark amber with average, creamy off-white head; decent retention and spare lacing. Aroma is mostly mute with some notes of caramel and cereal malts, light honey, floral hops, pears, and light figs. Flavor is sweet malts forward with some honey, medium fruit esters, light floral hops, and a hint of candy sugar; dry, lightly sweet finish. Medium body and low carbonation.