italianjohn (2398) - 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
mikem409 (1665) - bloomfield, Michigan, USA - JAN 9, 2015
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle. Color is rusty red with loads of head. Fizzy apple and caramel mouth with a lot of booze
yespr (32988) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JAN 9, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
From tap. Pours clear and golden deep red with a small off white head. Aroma is fruity, almost wineous. Dry, fruity and light wooden. Mild soapy. Fruity and dry finish.
keanex (1546) - Atco, New Jersey, USA - JAN 1, 2015
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Mexican Food Factory.
Appearance: Hazy dark amber body.
Aroma: Dark fruits, bready malts, caramel and hint of spices. Pleasant and mild.
Taste: Dark fruits, malty, caramel, hints of chocolate and light phenols on the finish. Hints of booze lingers.
Palate: Full-bodied, lightly carbed.
Overall: Really enjoyable beer. Soft and balanced.
closey22 (1022) - Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA - DEC 18, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Deep copper/brown thin rimming beige head; aroma is mild malt hints of cinnamon; Flava is richly cinnamon balanced with tangy malt; feels light to medium with moderate fizz; finishes tangy mildly spicy and roasty
jflopsu (683) - New Jersey, USA - DEC 3, 2014
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Pours a clear dark amber. Has a faint aroma of apple and cinnamon. A tart taste of apples, dark fruits and malts. A sour aftertaste. Not a fan of the tart and sourness.
dogfishho (599) - 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 (3516) - 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 (10246) - 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 (13697) - 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 (2315) - 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.