italianjohn (2207) - Penndel, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 6, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark amber pour with a thin off white to beige head ... aroma of caramel malts, apple cider and light orange .... taste is of caramel malts, apple cider, sweet candi sugar, light orange and sweet fruity yeast .... mouthfeel is a little lively and dry .... decent brew with ABV hidden very well ..... solid strong ale with a nice twist
dogfishho (583) - Bloomfield, New Jersey, USA - DEC 24, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours a dark brown color with a small head. The aroma is stone fruit and honey with characteristic Belgian yeast signature. Ver sweet and boozy with a raisin note at the end. Not bad.
PhillyCraft (2762) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 2, 2013
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tried a sample at pour house. Clearish brown, small head and lacing. Gingerbread, malt, Belgian spice, dark fruit, apples and sugar are the main tasting notes. Way too sweet overall and pretty damn thin.
BeerandBlues2 (8989) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - OCT 26, 2013
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap at the brewery. Pours clear dark amber with no head. Aroma is toast, cookie, and toffee malt with bubble gum, cloves, banana, figs, earthy hops, dates and vanilla. Flavor is malt dominant with spices, Belgian yeast esters, light hops and bitterness with a sweet finish. Full body and light carbonation.
Travlr (9999) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 26, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at the source. Hazy reddish amber maroon color. Aroma of pprt wine, plums. Taste is boozy plums and grapes.
Ed5388 (1598) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - MAY 19, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
750ml bottle. Pours a murky dark brown color with a finger and a half of dark tan head. Aromas of dark fruits, cinnamon apples, and Belgian yeast.
Taste is similar to the aroma. Flavors of dark fruits, apples, Belgian yeast, and lots of spices in the finish.
DrSilverworm (4722) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - APR 29, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sample from a 750ml bottle, shared by Dave and Pete at DLD 2013. Hazy red / brown darker body. Thin khaki head. Couple loose dots of lace. Bigger body. Pretty smooth lighter carbonation. More dry finish. Lightly tart taste. Some light bitter, little sweet in the finish. Dark fruit, very light candy sugar, light spice. Tasty. Hides the ABV well.
TheHOFF43 (1607) - Bloomington, Minnesota, USA - APR 24, 2013
2.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
This beer wasnt good but I added the picture. Taste like a stupid winter beer. Fuck.
markwise (4175) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - APR 21, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle courtesy of jtclockwork. Pours a hazy amber with a khaki head. Nose is some apple, some sweet malt, some pie spices, some brown sugar, some ripe fruit, and some midl metallic quality. Flavor is similar with some pie spices, some sweet malt, some cinnamon, some ripe fruit, and some apples. Medium in body and some metallic notes resonating followed by big sweetness. Interesting.
nimbleprop (4146) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAR 14, 2013
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
750ml bottle pours a hazy, burnt amber with a lot of frothy beige head. Nose of malt, apple, cinnamon, spice, pear. Flavors of plum, cherry, pear, cinnamon, nutmeg, apples. Full, spritzy finish. Kind of weird.