WheatKing (1319) - Victoria, British Columbia, - SEP 8, 2012
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Sampled at the GCBF. Dark with a slight ruby hue. Webby. Aroma is very muted, with malt and chocolate/coffee if you really, really reach. Flavour is nondescript British malt and hops with slight coffee notes. Inoffensive.
DCLawyer (1755) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - APR 23, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Backlog. Bottle share at Travlr’s. Medium brown with moderate lite tan head. Roasted malt, caramel, plums, earth. Hint of floral hops. Mild. Dull.
MrChopin (3575) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - NOV 26, 2014
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 11/20
[ Bottle ][ 1oz ][ Tasting ][ ][ Snifter ][ 11.09.14 ]
Tepid chestnut with light white ring. Barky licorice nose, earthy, bitter and well-attenuated. Flat body, thin with absolutely no carbonation, nutty earth front palate, soft chocolate and coffee bean mid, balanced and stale, dull if slightly nuanced.
simonblaine (382) - Alberta, CANADA - NOV 12, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Drank from bottle. Nutty, chocolates, Malts. Aroma much the same. Ends s little bitter. Not too vad
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
GenDV138 (2750) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - NOV 9, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at the RateBeer DC Tasting shared by iphonephan. Dark brownish color with off-white head. Aromas of caramel, roast, butterscotch. Tastes of roast, caramel, malt. Medium-light body with a dry finish.
BeerandBlues2 (10531) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 9, 2014
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Pours clear brown with a medium, frothy beige head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is toast and chocolate malt with dates and vanilla. Flavor is dark malt, light earthy hops and dates with a dry finish. Light body and carbonation.
solidfunk (4888) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - NOV 9, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Light roast. A little watery in consistency. Dark brown pour and not much head or lacing. A little smoke. Light bitter finish with some sourness. Bottle thanks to iPhonephan
Westchesterco (1246) - mclean, Virginia, USA - AUG 21, 2014
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
It was poured from a bottle and has the color of brown with an ecru head The aroma is almost metallic and the taste is thin with a coffee flavor and a metallic aftertaste
Iphonephan (4007) - McLean, Virginia, USA - JUL 26, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
From a 12 oz bottle. Pours a clear cola with a tan head. Nutty nose. Flavors of cocoa. Relatively thin bodied. Smooth finish.
pictoman (725) - British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 1, 2014
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Poured from 355mL bottle. Black with tan head. Aroma of light toasted malt, very mild coffee, and some lactic sweetness. Flavour pretty weak. Light body.
AgentAle (945) - Alberta, CANADA - MAY 22, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 16/20
Aroma is chocolate, mocha, roasty malts, caramel and toffee. Slight coffee notes aswell. Taste is roasty malts with some creaminess. Finoshes fairly flat with slightly watered down tastes. Body is a dark clear brown head that retains poorly.