SHIG (4670) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - APR 24, 2016
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft: Poured a caramel with a tan color head. Aroma is light malt. Taste was sweet sticky boozy and malt.
alexanderj (3539) - Branson, Missouri, USA - APR 22, 2016
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Colort was a brownish amber color. Aroma of caramel, dark fruit, ripe fruit, and earth/roasted. Malty, alcohol hidden. Would have liked more sweetness. Earthy and roasted
adnielsen (10484) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - APR 19, 2016
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
On tap @ the brewpub during RateBeer weekend. Reddish orange appearance with an off white head. Caramel, berry candy, and burnt sugar in the nose. High boost and quite sweet. Cough syrup, caramel, toffee, and raspberries in the flavor. No thanks.
rarbring (2259) - Linköping, SWEDEN - APR 11, 2016
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Overall: Sweet, burned toffee.
Note: Bottle 650 ml at De Klomp. Reviewed 2016-04-11.
Theydon_Bois (16854) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - MAR 10, 2016
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Keg at the brewpub, 01/02/16.
Rich chestnut brown with a decent beige cap.
Nose is caramel, nutty, wooded notes, airy malt, dark fruit rinds.
Taste comprises fruit cake, toffee, hazelnuts, light spice, figs.
Medium + bodied, fine carbonation, light boost in a sweet close.
Ok regulation BW if a touch pedestrian.
phaleslu (9376) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 28, 2016
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft at the brewery, served in a flight. Pours a clear amber with a small off-white head that settles into a ring and leaves spots of film in the glass. Notes of brown sugar, caramel, toast, and earth. Pretty straightforward. Medium-bodied, with low to moderate carbonation and a sticky mouthfeel. One-dimensional.
mR_fr0g (9220) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 25, 2016
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at the brewpub. Clear amber reddy amber coloured pour with a fine white head. Aroma is nutty. Caramel, toffee, red berry. Flavour is nutty toffee, caramel, red berry. Palate is full and sticky. Some harsh alcohol bite in the finish.
DSG (11600) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - FEB 14, 2016
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
[2/1/16] Draught at Moylan’s Brewery in Novato. Deep amber. Aroma of caramel, malt, some fruitiness. Sweet flavor with caramel, toffee, a bit of fruitiness, bitterish finish. Medium-bodied.
djd07 (10002) - Houston, Texas, USA - FEB 1, 2016
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at the brewery. Pours amber with small off white head leaving sticky lacing. The aroma is toasted malt and booze. Medium mouth, caramel, candy sugar, bready malt, boozy finish, decent.
VsXsV (3920) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - FEB 1, 2016
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at Moylans. Almost clear copper liquid with medium off-white head. Aroma of raw sugar, raisins, dried fruit and light toast. Taste is light to medium sweet and light bitter with notes of raw sugar, raisins and dried fruit. Medium to full bodied with medium carbonation. Decent.