3fourths (8219) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - JAN 14, 2014
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Your typical bold-flavored and bitter American Black IPA with predominant resin and roasted barley and chocolate malt character. Full, chewy body, sweet, bitter and relatively low carbonation leave the mouth assaulted and fatigued as sweet dark cara malt goop and bitter vegetable hop oils linger. Deep brown body with a short head. From draft at the brewery in 2010.
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - OCT 10, 2011
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(Draught) Pours a dark brown body with a medium beige head. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, pine, and citrus. Flavor of roasted malt, caramel, pine, and chocolate with a somewhat bitter finish.
jb43 (1650) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - SEP 19, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(draft at Kinfolks 3/25/11). Black color. Small off white head. Moderate citrus aroma with light roasted malt. Flavor of the same. Avg duration. Moderate bitter finish. Slick texture. Moderate carbonation. Fair lacing.
Ratman197 (10106) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUN 23, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Growler poured a hazy dark brown with a linmgering ring of tan foam. Aromas of roasted malt, charcoal, earthiness, pine and a hint of citrus. Palate was medium bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of roasted malt, charcoal, earthiness, pine and light citrus with a smooth dry moderatly bitter lingering charcoal finish.