bpar73 (774) - Bellaire, Michigan, USA - DEC 3, 2014
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Pours reddish cooper color with an off-white head. Spices, dark fruit and Belgian yeast in the aroma and taste.
beertholomeus (1368) - California, USA - NOV 29, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours a deep ruby color with off white head. Spice, malt, dark fruit, yeast , toffee, caramel and chocolate flavors and aroma. Medium full body and moderate carbonation. Spice and malt finish.
dfinney23 (2397) - Houston, Texas, USA - NOV 26, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Stay away if you donít like spices in your beer. Dark fruit, Belgian yeast and an unusual but tasty blend of spices.
TheCaptMatey (191) - Ohio, USA - NOV 26, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On drought, poured a hazy dark copper/brown colour with a cream head that left Steady aroma of malt, dark fruit and trail notes of spice. Flavor was of spicy belgian yeast, dark fruits, cherries or raisin, with a warm alcohol finish.
jefcon (1537) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - NOV 24, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Lots of spices and a light citrus bouquet. Sweet malt, and a fine warming winter beer.
RevBFG (72) - - NOV 23, 2014
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle from Total Wine. Pours amber with a fluffy white head. Smells of herbs and Belgian yeast. Tastes like cherries -- sweet, smooth, and delicious. Very good winter brew.
clueo (161) - Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 19, 2014
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Pours a medium brown color and has very little translucence. The smell is a perfect mixture of sweet citrus with a touch of spice. The taste is very clean and starts as sweet and finishes with a raison touch. An outstanding winter beer perfect for cold weather!
Dogbrick (10033) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - NOV 16, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On draught at Winking Lizard. Pours a cloudy copper-brown color with a medium off-white head that diminishes steadily. Partial rings of lacing on the glass. Aroma of malt, fruit and spices. Full-bodied with flavors of earthy yeast, coriander and citrus. The finish is malty with a spicy yeast and banana aftertaste. Above average overall.
monk191 (1461) - California, USA - NOV 12, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
A very good Abbey style. Pours a beautiful deep cloudy red with a tan head. Smells of herbs. Taste is full bodied, with the classic belgian yeast and cherries and malts. Tasted at the BevMo Holiday Beer Fest.
dhatton (234) - Mendham, New Jersey, USA - NOV 9, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
12 oz. bottle. Poured a deep reddish brown body with a thick tallow colored head. Heady aroma of spiced apricots and hints of cocoa. Subtle citrus and cherry flavors layered in sweet nutty overtones. Overall, a well-balanced chest warmer for the winter months.