Ratman197 (7602) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - NOV 13, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bomber poured a clear gold with a small lingering white head. Aromas of straw, oak, bourbon, light toffee, light spice and light fruittiness. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of straw, bourbon, oak, vanilla, tobacco, light spice and light horseblanket with a crisp dry lingering vanilla finish.
anders37 (12664) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 7, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Pours a hazy orange color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity sweetish woody bourbon and caramel aroma. Fruity malty woody bourbon flavor with hints of dark fruit. Has a fruity malty spicy woody bourbon finish.
ngeunit1 (1533) - San Francisco, California, USA - DEC 3, 2012
4.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 19/20
A - Pours a very hazy golden-orange with a finger of frothy white head. The head fades down at a normal pace leaving behind some nice lacing.
S - Aroma is a mix of sweet caramel malt, honey, agave, Belgian yeast, oak, vanilla, Bourbon, dark fruits, and some booze.
T - Starts off with a mix of sweet caramel malts, honey, spices, dark fruit, and vanilla. Through the middle, oak and Bourbon come through with some agave, Belgian yeast, and some more spices. The finish is a mix of oak, Bourbon, vanilla, caramel malts, agave, honey, spices, Belgian yeast, and some booze.
M - Full bodied with moderate carbonation. Feels smooth with a sweet, warming, and spicy finish.
D - Very drinkable. Great balance of barrel flavors in the base beer. Good complexity.