Johnsense (1368) - - NOV 13, 2015
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
UPDATED: JUL 9, 2016 Amber brown pour, smaller head. Bready, roasty, slightly metallic, woody in the aroma and taste - very little bourbon. Lighter booze notes. Age probably did this bottle no favours.
djd07 (10553) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAY 26, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle as shown. Pours a cloudy copper with medium beige head that lasts leaving spotty lacing. The aroma is bready malt and roast. Medium mouth, strong roast, vanilla, boozy, very good.
Brandman (2850) - Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 25, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Hazy brown colour, small whiteish head. ARoma has some smoke and sweet caramel. Flavour has sweet malts and some earthly notes. Quite a lot of alcohol.
rumproasts (5054) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JAN 25, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
bottle. hazy brown with one finger head. quite carbonated. brown ale with medium bourbon, some wood and vanilla. a bit boozy. improves as it warms.
rosenbergh (10696) - Tampere, FINLAND - JAN 25, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
22 oz bottle. Bottled on J/14. From a trade with jcnielsen! Thanks a lot Justin!
Hazy mid-brown colour with a small white head.
Sweet caramel, berries, mild hops and some berries in the aroma.
The flavour is mild hops, mild bitterness, some sweetness and some berries.
radagast83 (7388) - Alexandria, Virginia, USA - OCT 28, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Split a 22oz bottle. Poured a dark amber/brown color with a small white head. Aroma was boozy bourbon notes, some vanilla, woody notes. Flavor was nice light boozy alcohol notes, bourbon. Touch of vanilla on the finish. Pretty enjoyable.
knickskicks (1151) - - OCT 5, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 15/20
Brown/orange pour. Nose is bourbon, dark fruits, caramel. Taste is toffee, caramel, bourbon, dark fruits.
jcnielsen (3220) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - SEP 7, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Cork and Cask. Pours a reddish brown color with white head. Bourbon, vanilla, dark fruit aromas. Bourbon, cocoa, vanilla, plum flavors.
Sammy (11248) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 11, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at appalachian vinter.very very woody. Rich brown coloured with retained soapy head.
Aurelius (5094) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - DEC 20, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cheesy label on bomber. Foggy, chestnut brown beer without much head. Nice nose: woody caramel, vaporous and sweet. A little mineral, tangy, woody, sweet, caramel/toffee tones and alcohol bittering. Medium heavy boddy, wood-bitter aftertaste. Pretty good, sweeter as it warms. Thanks to LuckyDog.