boFNjackson (4191) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 21, 2009
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap @ Raccoon Lodge... Poured a deep ruby with an off-white head. Toasty aroma with a bready quality. Foamy texture. Big malts and sweet toffee and almond notes. Dry finish with a hard candy (like butterscotch) sweetness.
gracefullypunk (667) - Portland, Oregon, USA - AUG 20, 2010
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
on tap. Pours red brown with beige head. Floral hops, toffee, brown sugar smells. Tastes a little dusty, sugary, some toasted nuts, slight pepperyness.
blutt59 (6264) - Dallas, Texas, USA - AUG 24, 2010
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap, copper color with no head, malty fruit aroma with flavors of metallic
bready frui, finish is slightly bitter
anders37 (19961) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 6, 2008
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at Raccoon Lodge. Pours a clear amber color with a small off-white head. Has a slighlty roasted malty caramel aroma with some weak hints of hops. Roasted malty caramel flavor with some fruity hints. Has a slightly roasted malty caramel finish.
mabel (7455) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 13, 2010
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
[2949-20100626] Tap. Mild wood plastic tarp aroma has spent grains. Clear, amber orange body with a medium-lasting foamy off-white head. Lightly toasted grains and yeast flavour with a hint of roast aftertaste. Medium body. Boring.
(@ Raccoon Lodge, Portland, OR)
3fourths (8696) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - JAN 9, 2004
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Medium orange appearance. Very mild sweet hop aroma of pears and apples. Very plain maltiness, slightly sweet with a sour melon finish and a little bitterness. Good but not fantastic.
SrSilliGose (3325) - pouring bus, New Brunswick, CANADA - MAY 28, 2010
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
tap at brewpub. pours a clear copper with a small beige head. doughy bock like malt backing. sweet bread. light coffee. not much going on in the nose. ok, not great.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - NOV 7, 2009
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Date: September 23, 2009
Appearance: clear dark amber, fine beige head, drippy lace
Aroma: light sweet malt aroma
Flavor: sweet malt flavor, hint of bready character, light bitterness
Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 5/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 10/20
Score: ** /4