Ernest (7283) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - FEB 11, 2016
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft at What Ales You, Kihei.
Head is initially small, frothy, light brown, mostly diminishing.
Body is medium to dark brown.
Aroma is moderately sweet (nuts, chocolate, caramel), with notes of coconut, toffee, and vanilla.
Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly acidic, lightly bitter.
Finish is lightly to moderately sweet, lightly acidic, lightly to moderately bitter.
Medium body, watery/syrupy texture, lively carbonation.
It’s a bit flabby and sweet in the mouth, but drinkable. Nice aroma, the coconut is there but not overbearing. Decent but unexciting.
FROTHINGSLOSH (6621) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 20, 2015
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
UPDATED: JUL 21, 2015 Sampled on draft at Dad’s pub this beer poured a very dark brown color with orange highlights and a medium sized foamy tan head that faded quickly and left no lacing. The aroma was nutty, malty and had a touch of vanilla. The flavor was roasty, malty, vanilla, a hint of coconut, toasty malts and nut. The flavor got richer as it warmed. Medium length finish. Medium body. Decent.
Ratman197 (13084) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAY 27, 2015
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at The Brass Tap poured a clear reddish brown with a small lasting tan head. Aromas of caramel, cocoa and light coconut. Palate was medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of caramel, cocoa and light coconut with a smooth lingering cocoa finish.
kaser (5563) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 27, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Brown with white head. Draft pour at yard house. Coconut and a little watery but very drinkable.
Barreras (1542) - Diamond Bar, California, USA - APR 16, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours a light brown color with a light coconut aroma. Taste is similar, with a decent coconut flavor mixedwith a light roasted malt flavor.
gsmitty80 (2130) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 9, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Nice sweet sugary aroma. Good dark but semi lucent pour. Small diminishing head but good lacing. Taste is of good brown melts and medium hops with a sweetness balanced from the coconut.
sonnycheeba (4955) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAR 5, 2015
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at brewery. Pours dark brown with beige head. Aroma is toasted coconut, light roast, caramel, and some chocolate. Flavor matches the nose but the coconut is subdued by all of the other flavors. Medium body and carbonation.
anders37 (22692) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 29, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft @ the brewpub. Pours a dark brown black color with a small off-white head. has a roasted malty caramel aroma. Roasted malty caramel flavor with weak hints of coconut. Has a fruity malty caramel and coconut finish.
brokensail (15754) - Dublin, California, USA - APR 13, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Opaque dark brown pour with a small khaki head. Roasted and toasted malt aromas, moderate coconut, chocolate, and some caramel sweetness. A bit of dark fruit, too. Decent coconut flavor, lots of roasted malt and toffee. Light caramel, chocolate, dark fruit, and a light acidity to the finish.
jjgmd (1979) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - DEC 30, 2012
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at the brewery , pours a dark brown with a small head. Nose is light and flat with some malt. Taste is more chocolate and malt than coconut. Light and drinkable, with a short finish. Quaff Score 7 / 10