douglas88 (4476) - Salt Lake City, Utah, USA - APR 29, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Interesting smaller swingtop, finally not a liter bottle! Thanks to Jeremy for picking this up. Pours a deep brown color with a medium beige head. The nose is all roast and charred wood, some caramel. The flavor is ashy, some bitter dark chocolate, smoke, very dry, cocoa. Great brew.
Sledutah (3192) - Utah, USA - APR 27, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
500ml swingtop bottle shared by Doug, thanks
Appearance: Clear brown with a medium sized beige head and good lacing
Aroma: Roasted malts and dried chocolate
Taste: Roast, chocolate, coffee, vanilla, tobacco with a mild bitter finish
Nice and smooth
Gription79 (1578) - Bountiful, Utah, USA - APR 26, 2013
3.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Poured from a 500ml bottle, thanks to Doug. The aroma is mild with slight caramel, dusty. Chocolaty, coffee, dusty/dry roast. Tastes great but a did not dig the aroma.
MikeJslc (474) - Utah, USA - APR 26, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Dark brown, hazy, beige. Aroma of cocoa, biscuit, nutty notes. Flavor is chocolatey, an interesting earthy tobacco note, nutty, cocoa.
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snoworsummer (353) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAR 17, 2013
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
From a liter bottle. Tastes like raisins, plums, figs, chocolate, caramel. Smells like roasted caramel. Smooth, medium carbonation, medium body. Medium brown color. Light tan head.
sonnycheeba (1904) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAR 17, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle (thanks Sara!). Pours dark brown with average, creamy beige head; decent retention and spare lacing. Aroma is roasted malts, chocolate, ash, raisins, earthy hops, woody notes, and light spice. Flavor is dry malts forward with supporting earthy hops, some dark fruit esters, chocolate, and light coffee; dry, ashy finish. Medium body and carbonation.
BeerandBlues2 (7418) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - MAR 17, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours clear black with a medium, frothy light tan head, medium retention with excellent lacing. Aroma is roast and dark chocolate malt, prunes and dates with earthy hops. Flavor is malt dominant with dark fruity esters and lactose sugar, light hops and bitterness with a sweet finish. Full body and medium carbonation.
bigguns22 (400) - Maryland, USA - MAR 13, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pour is black in color with a tan/ light brown head. Aroma lite but has notes of cold coffee and malts. Medium to full flavor with more coffee and malt flavors and a lite bitter hop finsh.
twindog (210) - Hampstead, Maryland, USA - MAR 13, 2013
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Beer pours dark with little head taste of coffee and chocolate very smooth drink . Not a lingering beer for the palit little lite this brand was the 1st for me nice up coming beer