egajdzis (5194) - Spring Mount, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 18, 2013
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Dark brown with a small, light tan head that left nice lacing on the glass. Aroma of wild yeast, roasted malts, some cocoa, dark fruits, vanilla, char, and whiskey. Taste of roasted malts, some cocoa, port, dried fruits, vanilla, whiskey and a wild finish.
arminjewell (5715) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - APR 12, 2014
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Pour on tap at Tap n Handle, dark brownish pour with off white head, aroma brought notes of bourbon, oak, sour fruits, hints of a weird trashy note, some vegetal note in there as well, odd. Taste is a mix of oak, earth, vanilla, touch of caramel, toffee, hints of bourbon, slight trashy and vegetal note as well, finishing slightly sour, bitter.
djd07 (2914) - Houston, Texas, USA - APR 12, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Backcountry Pizza. Pours black with medium beige head. The aroma is oak, roast, booze, and grain. Medium mouthfeel with strong wood, light tartness, with nice caramel malt. Good.
after4ever (5928) - Brier, Washington, USA - APR 11, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at sb. Pours a clear very dark brown with a loose tan head that sticks around. Big sharp tangy nose, showing cherries and plums in balsamic, with apricotty bourbon notes and some bitey barrel character. They got the nose on this one really dialed. Creamy medium body with soft carb. Cherries, plums, oak, balsamic and apricot mid palate. Very nice.
teddybeer (2097) - Madrid, SPAIN - APR 11, 2014
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap @ Irreale. Strong brown colour, almost black, with an off-white hed that quickly diminishes. Aroma has notes of toasted malts and coffee woth slightly bourbon. Flavor is quite similar as aroma with a mild sourness and wooden traces. The final is roasted malts with coffee mouthfeel.
Dfonorow (1206) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 25, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at The Chicago Beer Festival 2014. Pour is hazy brown with a tiny off-white head. Aroma and flavor of cocoa, tart cherries, coffee roast, and bourbon. Medium bodied with a roasty finish.
Zymurgeist2 (866) - Redwood City, California, USA - MAR 17, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at City Beer. Smoke, slight chocolate and tart aroma. Pours dark brown with brown head that collars. Taste is chocolate malt, sweet grain, slight lemon and moderate tart. Complex and well balanced.
shrubber85 (6977) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - MAR 8, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft. Woody light bourbon and chocolate malt aroma. Dark brown with moderate head and effervescence. Tart cherry, sweet bourbon, and caramel malt flavor. Mild astringent finish . Unique - nearest comparison IMHO would be a Dunkles Bock.
Drake (7940) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - FEB 24, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Kentucky Fried Charleston Trip Beer #70. Draft at Brewvival. Pours a hazy dark brown color with a thin fizzy tan head. Decent head retention. Aroma of heavy bourbon, mild corn, brown malt. The taste is lactic tartness, bourbon, mild corn. Medium bodied, a bit too heavy on the bourbon.
radagast83 (4126) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - FEB 14, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft at Smoke & Barrel. Poured a dark brown color with a thin off-white head. Aroma was notes of cherries, chocolate malts, some bourbon notes. Flavor was notes of sour cherries, barrel notes, wood. Tasty dark lightly soured beer.
BRW (628) - Barcelona, SPAIN - FEB 8, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Biercab. Dark brown colour with beige head. Roasted and dark fruits aroma. Roasted, sweet, bourbon and vanilla taste, bitter. Light to medium body.