Tmoney99 (11090) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 21, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft sample at brewpub. Poured black color with an average light brown fizzy head that mostly lasted with good lacing. Good roasted malt aroma. Medium body with a dry smooth texture and flat carbonation. Modertate roasted sweet flavor with a moderate sweet finish of average duration. Good drinkable beer.
Silphium (3179) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - AUG 14, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at The Filling Station, Traverse City. Deep but translucent red-brown body, medium light brown/tan head. Cocoa nose. Light, woody but flavorful body, with cocoa puffs and roast. A fairly complex dry stout with a slightly ashy finish.