GT2 (6980) - Riverside, California, USA - MAR 29, 2009
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at La Rez in Chapel Hill. Pours a dark brown with a small, tan head. Big roasted malt nose with coffee grounds. Taste is bitter coffee grounds, semisweet chocolate, and charred wood. Fairly astringent on the palate. Body is slightly watery. Not very impressive.
Illini08 (542) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - JAN 24, 2009
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at the very first brewery tour. Dark pour with a nice tan head/ Roasted malt dominates the nose. Coffee, bitter chocolate, and just a touch of hop bitterness in the finish. Looking forward to drinking this again.