djd07 (10520) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAR 2, 2012
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at The Hay Merchant. Pours a dark amber with a small creamy beige head. The aroma is a bready malt and caramel. Medium mouthfeel wtih caramel and roast. Easy to drink a very good scotch ale from Rahr.
Errl (2442) - Plano, Texas, USA - FEB 23, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
on tap- Pour is a dark brown..Nose is caramel and roasted malts, sweetness and toffee..Taste is roasted malts and caramel/toffee mix with some vanilla..Palate is Medium and oily with light bitterness..This is a damn good beer.
GODiSSOUTHERN (390) - Virginia, USA - FEB 14, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours a nice ruby brown with a smallish off white head. Nice peaty, smoky notes and sweetish malt profile.
Pershing (525) - Garland, Texas, USA - FEB 8, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Dark Brown with thin beige head that lingers for a few minutes. Sweet Malty caramel aroma. Nice medium mouthfeel with slightly sweet smoked and caramel malt taste. Filling finish.
rougeau13 (2630) - Richmond, Texas, USA - FEB 3, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Very dark brown, almost black, with a modest beige head that fades to a thick ring. Aroma of nuts, caramel, and rye. Taste is nearly all caramel and roasted malt, with a very slight bitterness at the finish. Medium-full bodied and a touch creamy. Alcohol well hidden.
SudsMcDuff (8108) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - FEB 2, 2012
4 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N6T82w9rmc8 .. . pours a ddep purple black.. light foam .. smell is awesome, deep tar and burnt molasses .. . similar flavour with dark grape skin, rape skin, very light peat, and roach tar (the good kind) .. . wow, blown away by this- very smooth, charlie brown, and easy to drink for the 8.5% weight- my new favourite rahr!! .. . . When you get past 80 two things happen. 1 you become more intuned with the weather and 2. Corn becomes your enemy!
jhamp9 (1683) - Corinth, Texas, USA - JAN 22, 2012
3.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pours very dark brown with a medium sized head that slowly fades to a film. Lacing coats the glass. Aroma is rye bread with some nutty and caramel notes. Taste malt, rye, some caramel sweetness, and a hint of alcohol in the finish. Pretty full bodied. Very good.
AWMiller (512) - Mansfield, Texas, USA - JAN 18, 2012
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
what an awesome brew from the folks at Rahr’s! smooth and delicious and so full of flavor! would love to have some on tap at their brewery tour!!
Theis (15152) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 7, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at Papsø’s - Thanks. Clear red/amber - white head. Raisins, chocolate, ryebread, nutty, yeasty notes, red berries, sweetness, light caramel,dried fruits. OK.
jcwattsrugger (12198) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 27, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
12oz bottle-pours a offwhite head and orange/brown color. Aroma is roasty medium malt-caramel, dark fruit. Taste is roasty medium malt-caramel, dark fruit-raisin, some earthy bitter.