Tmoney99 (12208) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 4, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
MBGSF 12 Draft. Poured brown color with an average frothy brown head that mostly lasted with good lacing. Moderate toasted malt aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium sweet flavor with a medium sweet finish of moderate duration. My expectations were met.
Silphium (3190) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - AUG 3, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft at the brewpub. Deep orange-red-brown body, medium cream/tan head. Toasty nose with toffee and licorice in addition to hints of smoke; fairly dry. Smoky, toasty body with brown sugar, leather, and notes of cocoa and coffee. A heavy, layered maibock that lacks nuance.
argo0 (12427) - Washington DC, USA - JUN 10, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft. Medium beige head, brown-black body. Aroma is moderately sweet, caramel, roast, light toffee/honey. Taste is moderately sweet, caramel, roast, some coffee, earthy, raisin. Medium-full body, medium sticky, light alcohol burn.