bytemesis (2916) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - SEP 27, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle thanks to Cocoapuph! Pours opaque black with a small black head and good lacing. Aroma is raspberry truffles, cocolate, roasted malts. Flavor is the same, raspberry liquer, roastiness and cocoa. Medium plus sweet with some zesty roasty bitterness. Full body, creamy. Not really mixing great for me.
Suttree (5013) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - SEP 22, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
So, I’ve been on a mission to slowly empty my cellar. This was the next one up. Black, of course, with a beige head. Smells like raspberry jam on toast. Not a lot of bourbon in the aroma. Flavor is more raspberry, like on on toast. Slightly burned toast, in fact. Smooth notes of coffee and darks chocolate. Maybe just a hint of bourbon. Not bad, really...
rxeight (1188) - Illinois, USA - SEP 7, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Compared against bramble. Little more tart harsher bourbon. Bourbon and fruit dont mix.
fonefan (34166) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 26, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle 22fl.oz. @ ChrisO Snow Tasting.
Clear dark black purple colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, light brown to beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, chocolate, dusty. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long long duration, raspberry, chocolate, berry sweet, light tart raspberry. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. 
XmnwildX12 (2078) - Farmington, Minnesota, USA - JUN 23, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle shared by Bryce, Dark cola pour with tan head. Aroma of chocolate, malt, cherry. Taste is lots of chocolate malt, very sweet and tart cherries.
ryanfolty (1829) - Bourbon County, Minnesota, USA - JUN 23, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: FEB 21, 2014 June 23, 2013 - bottle at Bryce’s. Black pour with limited head. Roasted malt, bourbon and raspberry aroma. Taste was consistent with aroma but a tart raspberry. Medium body and smooth.
February 21, 2014 - this bottle had some veggies in the taste so dropped overall by 1 to 15.
dimenhetfield (2487) - , Florida, USA - JUN 17, 2013
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle shared by my friend Ed Roberts, thanks a ton brotha! Wow! Tons of raspberries in this one. Good hints of chocolate and cream as well. Super well balanced and easy to drink. Not a whole lot of bourbon character but that didn’t stop me from pouring a 2nd glass.
bu11zeye (11925) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUN 3, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(22oz bottle) Pours an opaque black body with a small brown head. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, oak, sweet berries, and coffee. Flavor of chocolate, honey, raspberries, roasted malt, and light bourbon.
PhillyCraft (3069) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 30, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle in Vt. Black pour with light caramel head. Notes of raspberry, chocolate, jam, smooth and tart fruits and bourbon. Smaller notes of vanilla, wood, and coffee. Body is on the fuller side with light carbonation.
czar (4100) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 29, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
bottle share at BW - pre-hill farmstead 3rd anniversary. pours black with a low beige head, some retention. intense raspberry truffles, dark cocoa and red fruit jam, gently and subtlely dipped and coated in vanilla bourbon, roastiness and woody notes. sweet, and i guess cloying, but raspberry and chocolate are so much present that it feels like a dessert.. average to soft carbonation, full body. a nice sipper.