jackl (4600) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JUL 25, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sample @ Brewvival 2014. Brown pour with a small head. Glazed bear claw donut and freshly-baked pasty. Vanilla and espresso. Strong acidic espresso bean flavor. Coffee creamer, vanilla. Little else, lacks nuance. Medium body, oily. OK.
Drake (8560) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - FEB 25, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Kentucky Fried Charleston Trip Beer #117. Draft at Brewvival. Pours a dark brown color with a thin tan head. Fair head retention. Aroma of sweet coffee, roasted malts, vanilla, chocolate. The taste is roasted malts, chocolate, vanilla, bitter coffee, herbal hops. Medium bodied.
icehawk (834) - Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, USA - FEB 20, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft. Pitch black, a bit of an oily pour with brown head. Exceptional coffee aroma with hints of bourbon and vanilla. Smooth mouthfeel with no bitterness in the finish. Excellent.