ngeunit1 (1555) - San Francisco, California, USA - MAY 17, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
A - Dark ruby-black with a finger of frothy khaki-tan head. Fades slowly.
S - Sweet dark caramel malts, dark fruits, oak, vanilla, candi sugars, Belgian yeast, spices, a bit booze.
T - Sweet dark caramel malts, raisin, plum, and other dark fruits, candi sugars, oak, vanilla, Belgian yeast, spices, some booze.
M - Full bodied, moderate carbonation. Smooth with a sweet, warming finish.
D - Great Quad. Good complexity added by oak.
drpimento (2637) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - NOV 26, 2015
4.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
This is a beer that shows off the brewmaster’’s expertise in the subtleties of craftsmanship. And it’s super frigging tasty besides
Radek Kliber (6825) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - NOV 3, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Where and how: tasting b. 750 ml (2012 vintage)
Aroma dry front. Hinted with brown sugars. Mild oak hints.
Top: medium plus cap, sparse lace
Palate : medium bodied.
Taste: dominant by sweet brown malts, balanced with presence of alcohol. Dry finish.
Zupastan (153) - Kortrijk, BELGIUM - OCT 19, 2015
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
75 cl bottle @ home, shared with my dad. Dark brown beer with a big white head, little adhesive. Aroma is is banana, vanille, liquorice, raisins. High carbonation. Taste is caramel, banana, vanille, raisins, liquorice, bit sweet. Aftertaste is caramel, banana and alcohol warmth. Complex and very enjoyable!
Christian (11983) - Odense, DENMARK - SEP 15, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
2013 batch. Ruby brown with s small off-white head. Complex, aged aroma, with oak, vanilla, dried fruit, red wine, and sour cherry. Sweetish fruity flavour with cherry and dried fruit, also notes of chocolate and cocoa, and of course oak, vanilla and a little alcohol.
Beersiveknown (4409) - NORTHERN IRELAND - SEP 10, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sample at beer bloggers conference, Brussels 2015
dark brown, rich, fruity, lightly oaky, vinous, dark fruits, demerara
hawanna (2817) - Freising, GERMANY - AUG 31, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
caramel, dough, vanilla, woody, amber, hazy, frothy, white foam, heavy cloying sweetness, lightly bitter, lightly sour, full body, oily feel, soft carbonation, long finish,
BeerViking (3477) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 29, 2015
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Brown with a thin head. Oak-aged most on Bordeaux barrels and some on cognac, then blended. Nose is cognac and coffee, woody vanilla. Rich and winey, perhaps a bit confused whether it’s beer or wine? Dark caramel with a light meaty touch and a sweetish finish.
mike5326 (1328) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - AUG 10, 2015
3.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Poured from a bottle. Medium brown color, medium off white head. Sweat syrup aroma. Medium body with a sweet syrup flavor and a sweet finish.
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Luvystypotables (1234) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - AUG 10, 2015
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Aroma of bourbon and plums, pours a dark reddish brown clear color with no head. Taste of plums and bourbon, with a medoum body and a short lasting fermeted fruit taste.
bb (7754) - Alamo, California, USA - AUG 10, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft. Shown as Barrel Aged Quad. Dark brown beer with a tan head. Big bourbon aroma. Bourbon and caramel flavor with light oak and yeast. Medium-plus bodied. Bourbon and caramel linger with dark fruit and yeast.