sonnycheeba (4244) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JAN 11, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Tap. Pours tawny brown with average, fizzy off-white head; decent retention and lacing. Aroma is plums, raisins, dough, black cherries, licorice, and spice. Flavor is dark fruit esters, sweet malts, light floral hops, and spice; dry finish. Medium body and low carbonation.
BeerandBlues2 (10775) - San Diego, California, USA - JAN 11, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Tap at Trinity. Pours clear dark amber with a medium, creamy off-white head, long retention with excellent lacing. Aroma is dates, caramel and cookie malt with juniper notes. Flavor is malt dominant with dark fruity esters, light juniper notes and a sweet finish. Medium body and carbonation.
Ratman197 (11240) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - DEC 31, 2012
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Strange poured a hazy reddish amber with a small lasting amber head. Aromas of toffee, juniper, citrus, light pine and light herbal notes. Palate was light to medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of toffee, carmel, juniper, citrus and light spice with a smooth dry lingering juniper finish.
onceblind (5414) - Denver, Colorado, USA - OCT 12, 2012
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 8/20
Slightly murky dark brown with a dissipating head. Aroma was earthy and complex, with a nose full of herbal hops, light gin, and dark roasty toffee. The flavor was clean and earthy with light juniper notes, earthy toffee, light herbal hoppiness, a doughy bready Belgian yeast strain, and a lingering alcohol ester with some herbal tones.