brokensail (11089) - Orange County, California, USA - JUN 13, 2014
2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 7/20
On tap @ Encinitas Ale House. Black in color with a tan head. Aromas are not terribly good. Lots of roasted malt, smoke, and plastic. Some coffee, oak, and a hint of acidity. Flavor is really kind of funky. Acidic coffee, blue cheese, and char. Mild smoke and plastic. Hint of cacao. Not good.
AmEricanbrew (5870) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - AUG 9, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Black color with tab head. Dark fruit, leather, tobacco aromas. medium body, average carbonation. Wet wood flavors with tobacco, dark roast malt, dark chocolates----good
SHIG (3603) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - MAY 16, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft: Poured thick black with a light brown creamy head. Aroma bourbon, oak, rich malts. Taste is nice rich malts creamy to the tongue with bourbon wood edges that livens the tongue. Alcohol finish that seems warming to the palate.
savnac (2391) - Anchorage, Alaska, USA - FEB 3, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft @ MS. Clear near black with a thick creamy tan head. Aroma of bourbon, chocolate, molasses, oak and coffee. Flavor of fruity bourbon bitter-sweet chocolate, dry oak and light alcohol warming. Medium to full body with a smooth soft mouth feel. Pretty good, really oaky.