DocLock (8527) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 2, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft from P-ville. Poured brown with off-tan head. Nose was earthy brown sugar, nuts, vienna malt. Tastes malty, earthy, with brown sugar, walnut, toffee, and a mild finish.
alobar (3091) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 5, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Chestnut brown pour with an aroms of toasted malt, nuts, and hint of vanilla. Toasted malt flavor with roasted malt, nuts, and touch of vanilla. Very nice beer!
PGHbeer77 (571) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 22, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at Bocktown event 4/21/12. So excited to get to try this one off brew! Malty roasty scent over a dark brown pour, pretty dark for a brown ale. The palate was a medium/light bodied crisp texture. Notes of chocolate dominated the bitter brown, bready taste.
michael-pollack (4960) - King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 25, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at the Phoenixville BrewPub: Aroma of malt, toasting, roasting, nuts,
Poured dark brown in color with a small to medium-sized, creamy, loose, rocky, light brown head that lasted throughout. Clear. Sparkling. Flavor is lightly bitter and slightly sweet. Tastes of malt, roasting, toasting, nuts, light vanilla, and a hint of cream. Medium body. Average texture. Average carbonation. Malt, roast, toast, nut finish is slightly dry.