BeerandBlues2 (11860) - Escondido, California, USA - FEB 16, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask. Pours clear dark brown with a small, bubbly tan head, short retention with spare lacing. Aroma is chocolate and roast malt with earthy coffee notes, prunes and raisins with lactose notes. Flavor is malt dominant with faint hops and bitterness, sweet fruity esters and lactose with a sweet finish. Medium to light body and light carbonation.
Thorpe429 (5016) - , Illinois, USA - FEB 14, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On cask at Mad Fox on Tuesday. Black. Super smooth and creamy. Chocolate and light roast. Really creamy body. Milk chocolate and a bit of dark. Really nice.