bytemesis (2173) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - OCT 11, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap. Pours deep ruby black, small tan head, good lacing. Aroma is light, with notes of whiskey, molasses, roast. Flavor is the same, medium sweet, fair bit of astringence, flavor dominated by the whiskey. Light body, high carbonation. Meh
Steve_0 (1931) - Denver, Colorado, USA - APR 6, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Hops & Pie. Pour is pitch black with a small brown head and good lacing. Big caramel, whiskey, brown sugar, vanilla, wood, chocolate, coconut, anise, and roast in the aroma. Taste is big cocoa, roast, espresso, oak, a touch of vanilla, bourbon, raisins, figs, brown sugar, and molasses with a light bitter/roasted finish. Slick mouthfeel with medium carbonation. Fun blend.
Ratman197 (8516) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAR 17, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Hops and Pie poured a clear dark reddish brown with a small lingering tan head. Aromas of roasted malt, coffee, oak, milk chocolate, light fruittiness and a hint of bourbon. Palate was medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of milk chocolate, oak, roasted malt, light vanilla and a hint of bourbon with a smooth lingering milk chocolate finish.