JaBier (4332) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - MAY 25, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at the Winking Lizard 5th Annual Real Ale Fest on 3/23/13. Clear amber pour with a medium off-white head. Aroma of malt, banana and some pepper. Malty and caramelly flavor with a bit of banana before a peppery finish.
Dogbrick (6824) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - MAR 31, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask version at Winking Lizardís 5th Annual Real Ale Fest (03/23/13): This beer pours a slightly hazy orange color with a medium foamy off-white head that diminishes slowly. Small patches of lacing on the glass. Aroma of yeast, grainy malt and hops. Medium body with flavors of fruity yeast, sweet malt and hops. The finish is hoppy up front with an earthy yeast aftertaste. Above average overall.