Emeister84 (1891) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JAN 15, 2013
3.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Aromas of dark berries, toast,,and cider. Deep red-orange, with white head, low retention. Sweet, with fruity and nutty flavors, and bitter, citrusy hops. Medium body, good, refreshing carbonation, and a fruity and bitter finish, with some bready notes.
Drake (11469) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - DEC 22, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at the brewpub. Pours a hazy copper color with a medium sized creamy offwhite head. Decent head retention. Aroma of strong herbal notes, plums, caramel malts. The taste is plums, other stone fruits, herbal hops and mild caramel malts. Medium bodied.