Ernest (5896) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - SEP 26, 2003
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Body is dark brown.
moderately malty (caramel, chocolate, coffee),
with a light note of vanilla.
moderately sweet, lightly acidic, lightly bitter.
lightly sweet, lightly acidic, moderately bitter.
Light to medium body, watery texture, lively carbonation.
Nitrogen served at the time, which is a damned shame, but even so this still wasn't completely devoid of character. If they served this properly, it could end up topping their Java Porter as their best brew (IMHO).