Drake (9999) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - MAR 5, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
New England Bucket List Trip #246. Keg at the brewpub. Pours a clear copper with a medium sized creamy tan head. Good head retention. Aroma of toffee, caramel, hints of smoke. The taste is toffee, chocolate, dark fruits, hints of smoke. Medium bodied.
JFGrind (1895) - Glenside, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 18, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Been a while since I had a Scotch Ale. Mahogany, medium bodied with earthiness, strong malt presence. Everything you wanted in a fresh, locally brewed Scotch Ale. Rock Bottom is no Jerk Store!
joeymacaroni (309) - Wagontown, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 26, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap 2/25/10 at KOP. Pours golden brown with a thin, off-white head. nose of light fruit, caramel, and fruit esters. flavor was heavy esters, apple cider, caramel malt. finish was short-lived and malty sweet. mouthfeel was creamy.