DrunkSanta410 (284) - Houston, Texas, USA - APR 8, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Pours a reddish brown, solid head. Aroma is spicy, peppery, hints of yeast and sweet caramel notes. Taste is spice, molassses and caramel with slight bitterness. Palate is medium body, medium carbonation, somewhat oily texture. Pretty good!
thehoff (596) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - APR 8, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark brown ale. No head. Smells of hops and molasses. Honey. Rye bread and good floral notes. Lighter than i thought it would be. Very good.
ohpooratlas (43) - USA - APR 7, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
New beer rater, but I will try. Beer looked appealing, but head was very short. Relatively light to medium feel on my tongue. Okay going down, but aftertaste was much better.
SlimHabib (172) - California, USA - APR 7, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: SEP 1, 2014 Bottle pour. Dark brown with a large, but short lasting tan head. Pepper, raisin, and light malt aroma. Medium body. Spicy initial taste, but has a slightly lasting alcohol finish.
Zymurgeist2 (1052) - Redwood City, California, USA - APR 7, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
From bottle to glass. Complex, rich aroma of roast, dark fruit. Pours brown with red highlights. Limited taupe head. Flavor is sustained dark fruit and chewy yeast, bready malt. Multiple layers of flavor.
rumproasts (2948) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - APR 4, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
bottle. brown with small head. very sweet malty body, with some mild booze and light fruit.
ramboraffe (535) - SWEDEN - APR 2, 2014
2.6 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
330 ml bottle. Clear brown with little head. Fruity smell. Taste is very malty and mild. Very sweet.
GenDV138 (1437) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - MAR 20, 2014
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draft at ChurchKey poured into a tasting snifter. Pours a dark ruby color with half a finger of off-white head. Aromas of dark fruit, Belgian yeast. Tasting notes of dark fruit, yeast, caramel, candied fruit, light dark chocolate. Medium body with a dry finish. Thin mouthfeel, medium carbonation. Fairly smooth.
hamblema (5) - - MAR 16, 2014 does not count
0.8 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 1/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 1/20
Taste like diarrhea mixed with beer and some spices. like the other north coast stuff though
hackobock (1449) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAR 13, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Systembolaget. Pours clear dark red with an average off-white head. Aroma is caramel, plum, dried fruits, licorice, spices. Taste is sweet malty caramel with a touch of licorice and fruity sweetness, light bitter, spicy, some alcohol warmth and raisin sweetness in the finish with a smooth rounded bitterness.