Dfonorow (1721) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 20, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pour is dark brown with a light tan head that fades quickly. Aroma is of bready malts, slight earth, and sweet toffee. Flavor is of caramel, roasted coffee, and brown sugar with a dry/bitter finish. Medium bodied.
pdery (3) - - FEB 14, 2013 does not count
3.3 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Beer of the month selection. Great overall beer. Malty, slight chocolatey flavor. Goes down smooth. Would definitely drink it again
queenholly (3502) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - FEB 7, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Woody brown sugar malt and light alcohol aroma. Clear deep chestnut with a moderate beige head. Earthy roasty malt flavor with a long herbal bitter finish. Medium body and carbonation.
Aniela (3613) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JAN 25, 2013
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Draught at the Gingerman NYC sept 2012. Dark brown (with some redish notes) beer with a small creamy beige head. Malty aroma. Malty, licorice, some tar flavour. Rather boring thin beer.
SudsMcDuff (6838) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - JAN 17, 2013
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
12oz bottle .. . pours a medium brown .. abv was done well .. mild all around, nothing to special but non offensive .. . mild grain and bread, slick mouthfeel
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TheHopster (920) - Netcong, New Jersey, USA - JAN 5, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
(Bottle from Con). Pours a deep brown complexion with long-lasting tan head and persistent lacing. The flavor is malty with a bit of alcohol. Dry with mild bitterness. A decent English style strong ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
Christpuncher (1949) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 28, 2012
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Really heavy beer full if flavor. Has a nice aftertaste and a crisp finish smells great and I would definitely get again.
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
shrubber85 (8999) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - DEC 24, 2012
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Woody toffee malt aroma. Chestnut with small head. Oak, light toffee malt and moderately bitter dry hay hops flavor. Tasty.
smaynard6000 (782) - Apopka, Florida, USA - DEC 24, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
12oz bottle from beer club. Pours deep red with medium-sized tan head. Aroma is caramel malts and a bit of toffee. Powerful malty flavor with just a touch of bitterness to balance in the finish. I enjoyed this.
unclemike (2547) - Ft. Riley, Kansas, USA - OCT 19, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Poured a very dark ruby color with a medium off white head. Aroma of dark fruit, malt, and chocolate. Flavor of caramel malt that becomes bitter quickly finishing with a dry bitter dark chocolate taste. Smooth light to medium body