joet (1991) - Santa Rosa, California, USA - AUG 28, 2013
4.2 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Wet wood smoke molasses bits of salt medium thick feel light medium heft. No perceivable alcohol light bits of chalkiness. Very nice surprise from sierra!
Blairgus (2190) - California, USA - JUL 27, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
27 July 3012, bottle. Black. Nose is smoked sausage and hot dogs. Thin/med body and mildly fizzy. Chocolate milk, smoked sausage. Mice but nothing special.
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wavers1 (872) - Notown, California, USA - APR 25, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
750ml bottle at the brewery. pours black with a nice dark brown head. nice medium level of smokiness, not too sooty or overpowering. nice imperial poerter, wish i had a couple to age for a year or two, would hold up well i believe.
Hophead22 (2880) - Redlands, by way of Wisconsin,, California, USA - FEB 4, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
750ml bottle courtesy of JoeTheYounger, thanks Joe! Dark brown pour with a nice tan head. Nice aroma, very light smoke with some sweet dark fruits. Light smokey flavor, roasty bitterness and a bit thin, but very tasty. (2151)
JoeTheYounger (1113) - Claremont, California, USA - FEB 4, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from sierra Nevada. Dark black pour with tan head. Smoky roasted aroma. Taste is roasted Malt and chocolates with a nice balance of smoke.