Errl (611) - Plano, Texas, USA - JUN 12, 2013
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle thanks to Wchesser..185/300- Pour is ruby with a haze of tan head..Nose is nice sweet toffee, caramel, bourbon, brown sugar, maple..Tase is nice bourbon, vanilla, barrel, rich caramel, toffee, nice sweetness..Such an amazing beer
thirdeye11 (5070) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAR 8, 2013
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
(22oz bomber thanks to errlski) clear deep ruby/caramel, wispy tan bubble. nose of very rich bourbon barrel, vanilla, graham cracker, dark dried fruit, complex, oats, sweet grain, awesome. Taste of rich chocolate malt, vanilla, rich caramel, light alcohol, this is a delicious quad. Super flavorful.
wchesser (706) - Denver, Colorado, USA - AUG 18, 2012
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pours a deep mahogany red brown with a little cloudiness. Nose is toffee, butterscotch, bourbon, and barrel characteristics. Flavor follows. Big and a just a little hot. Delicious sipper. Needs some more time to come together. Going to get some more for the cellar.
Ratman197 (7758) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUL 11, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Hops and Pie poured a clear brown with a small lingering tan head. Aromas of whiskey, oak, toffee, carmel, fuittiness and light tobacco. Palate was medium bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flaors of whiskey, oak, toffee,tobacco, light carmel and a hint of fruittiness with a crisp dry lingering tobacco finish.
arminjewell (4205) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUN 20, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pour on tap at the brewery, dark reddish brown with foamy yellow head. Aroma has notes of vanilla, whiskey, caramel, chocolate, molasses, plum, raisin, nice and balanced. Taste is nice dark fruits with whiskey, vanilla, some nice raisin and plum notes with a slight hint of booze, some molasses and acidic malts, cocoa powder, finishing sweet.