TheHOFF43 (1615) - Bloomington, Minnesota, USA - MAR 1, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap at brewery. Aroma is woody fruit and bourbon with apple and bourbon flavor. Pretty boozy but quite nice.
sherm1016 (1038) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 26, 2013
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Draft at Town Hall, left over from Barrel Aged Week 2013. Pours a murky., dark amber color with a white head and some lacing. Aroma is boozy, whiskey, floral. Medium on the palate with soft carbonation. Flavor is sweet, boozy, whiskey, some caramel sweetness, a hint of wheat in there, some floral hops, with a malty, boozy finish. This beer did not stand up well to the barrel. Not terrible, but lots of barrel.
XmnwildX12 (2077) - Farmington, Minnesota, USA - FEB 22, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Town Hall Brewery, muddy brown color with white head. Scent is a lot of barrel with a bit if caramel and vanilla. Taste is similar, but has a bubbly whine character, bit too sweet, over takes the barrel.
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deyholla (5858) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - NOV 17, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle thanks to a trade. Pours a hazy deep gold with a near white head that dissipates slowly to the edges. Aroma has a nice barrel note with a hint of light berry and sweet grains. Flavor starts with sweet grains and caramel with sweet grains backed by bourbon.
thirdeye11 (5379) - Dallas, Texas, USA - OCT 21, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(750 bottle) clearish deep gold, lasting creamy offwhite head. Nose of big oak, huge alcohol, bourbon plays second fiddle to the alcohol heat, vanilla, raisins, estery. Taste of raisins, saccharin, vanilla, big bourbon alcohol heat, oaky, estery. Big alcohol heat linger, creamy, but of saccharin on the palate finish.
bu11zeye (11760) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - SEP 13, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(750ml bottle) Pours a clear orange body with a medium white head. Aroma of vanilla, caramel, fruit, and honey. Flavor of bread, vanilla, caramel, brown sugar, subtle wood, and bourbon.
anders37 (15300) - Malmö, SWEDEN - AUG 16, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Pours a hazy amber orange color with a small off-white head. Has a malty spicy woody caramel aroma. Sweetish malty woody caramel and vanilla flavor. Has a sweetish malty woody caramel finish.
brokensail (9850) - Orange County, California, USA - JUL 30, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
The pour is a hazed orange color with an off-white head. Sweet caramel, toffee, brown sugar, and honey. Good bourbon aroma, plenty of vanilla, and some oak. Actually a touch of hops in the background. Sweet sugar/malt flavors dominate. Heavy on the caramel, toffee, and brown sugar. As with the nose, lots of bourbon and vanilla with a light oak flavor.
yespr (29424) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUL 29, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
75 cL bottle. Pours hazy orange with a small white head. Aroma is fruity and light toasted malty. Toasted malty and caramelish. Smooth malty and caramelish. Sweet and caramelish into the finish.
burg326 (3086) - Florida, USA - JUN 11, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
750ml bottle from Alpar, shared it at Markwise’s Bday bash, poured a golden color, aromas of vanilla, bourbon, wood, and some light caramel. Flavors are light caramel, vanilla, and some bourbon. Nice beer overall, thanks Alex.