Fred82 (2123) - Québec City, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 2, 2010
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle thanks to stowehop brought at a tasting.
Appearance : Hazy amber, tiny head.
Aroma : Sweet fruits, some hops. Light notes of cooked veggies. Feels rubbery. Brown sugar.
Taste : Some hops, sweet brown sugar. Roasty and resinous. Notes of overcooked/burnt caramel. Quite crisp and dry. Finish is a bit hoppy with a light bitterness.
Overall : Nose is a bit disapointing but taste is pretty good. Quite clean and well made. Nice brown sugar taste. Well made.
hopscotch (10265) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - NOV 3, 2009
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle… October ‘09 O-Town Throwdown!… Clear amber ale with a quickly dissipating, white head. The aromatics consist of black tea and toasted nuts with a faint nib of cocoa. Medium-bodied with tingly carbonation. Lightly sweet flavor presents brewed black tea and mocha. Lengthy, gently bitter, dry finish. Bottle courtesy of Daknole!
daknole (10350) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - OCT 29, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Stowehop rocks!!! Amber pour. Grainy aroma and very light wood. Some light nuts. Flavor is loaded with caramel and some light hops and fruit.
dchmela (2887) - Orlando, Florida, USA - OCT 19, 2009
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tasted at Otown Throwdown courtesy Daknole. Hazy amber pour. Nutty malt, toffee aroma. Smooth nutty malt taste. Fairly standard amber.
SoLan (1550) - Florida, USA - OCT 18, 2009
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Courtesy daknole. Dark amber, white carbonation. Toasty amber beer. Bready malt, a bit earthy, not much else. Easy to drink.