blipp (5646) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - AUG 25, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft. Pours brown with a beige head. Light toasted malts, medium sweetness, faint roast, and light earthy notes. Pretty good.
mabel (5371) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 29, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
[4669-20120817] Tap. Sweetened caramel brûlée and roasted grains aroma. Clear, dark red brown body with a quick foamy off-white head. Lightly boozy malt and grains and beer-soaked bread flavour. Medium body. Average. (6/3/6/3/13) 3.1
(@ brewpub, Selinsgrove, PA)
DiarmaidBHK (3161) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 29, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Hand pump at Brewpub. Pours brown with an inch of khaki foam that leaves little lacing. Slight caramel note on the nose. A bit thin on the tongue. Bigger caramel on the tongue. Solid but not spectacular.
argo0 (11181) - Washington DC, USA - AUG 23, 2012
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Growler, Campground Brewdown. Medium beige head that mostly disappears atop clear garnet body. Aroma is moderately sweet, coffee/roast, some honey, light cherry. Taste is moderately sweet, roast, some earthy, cherry, milk chocolate, honey. Medium body, light stickiness.
j12601 (6585) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - AUG 22, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Selin’s Grove. Pours a clear cola brown with a thin white head. Sweet chocolate and roast. Nutty, roast, chocolate and cocoa. Medium bodied, smooth, very drinkable. Roasty and sweet, light bitterness into the finish.
rudolf (2310) - Buffalo, New York, USA - AUG 21, 2012
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Medium nutty brown, tan head. Nose is faint roast, chocolate & cola. Flavor is cola, nutty malt, chocolate, english hoppiness. Nice, but the molasses imparts an overwhelming cola character.
jercraigs (7337) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 21, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
2012-08-17. Very dark brown black body with very small tan head. Flavour is pretty sweet malt, very light roast, mild dark fruity undertones. Lingering sweet fruity malt in the aftertaste. Mild notes of molasses as per the menu description if you look. 6+ Similar aroma is sweet malt, sugary mild molasses if you look, muted roast. Smooth average plus palate us very lightly carbonated. Okay. On tap at Selins Grove, Pennsylvania
GT2 (7870) - Carlsbad, California, USA - AUG 19, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at the brewpub. Pours a clear cola. Huge tan lace. Sticky. Nose is
muted with milk chocolate. Taste is big milk chocolate, raisin and walnut
bread. Bitter finish. Very nice. Some light dairy character. Similar viscosity to the stout. No roast. Still quite nice.
ryan (3187) - Beltsville, Maryland, USA - AUG 17, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Light molasses and cola nose. Light to moderately sweet, soft and creamy palate, touch of brown sugar, some dark chocolate. Very quaffable.
sonnycheeba (3042) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - FEB 4, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft. Pours cloudy, reddish-brown with faint off-white head; short retention and minimal lacing. Aroma is toasted malt, caramel, earthy notes, and light oak. Flavor is average toasted malt, light earthy hops, and light dark fruit esters; smooth with a hint of vanilla. Medium body, carbonation, and warmth.