LtDan (1796) - Los Angeles County, California, USA - SEP 1, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Appearance: Pours dark amber witg a small beige cap of soapy bubbles.
Aroma: Piney hops, toasted and sweet malts.
Taste: Earthy malt, tart red berry, bitter piney hop finish.
Mouthfeel: Full bodied, juicy with modest carbonation.
Overall: Very drinkable, nice and hoppy.
Suttree (5266) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - SEP 1, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sweet up front, which is kinda odd. Usually a beer hits you with hops, then a sweet part, then a sweet finish, but this one is more sweetish, the a subtle hop bite, and a very dry finish. Nice mix of caramel and molasses and rye, and grassy hops.
smith4498 (3068) - Miami, Florida, USA - AUG 19, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours clear dark amber color with off white head. Aromas of toasted malts, pine, rye, and caramel. Sweet caramel and.toasted malt flavors with some spicy rye and pine hops. A little earthy. Medium body with moderate carbonation.
rougeau13 (2027) - Richmond, Texas, USA - AUG 16, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Dark, clear, ruby-brown with a small beige head. Lacing pretty thick. Aroma of caramel, earth and pine. Taste is malty, bitter, and metallic. Medium bodied. Ok.
onceblind (4577) - Denver, Colorado, USA - AUG 4, 2012
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
On hand at Denver Summer Brew Fest 2012. Clear dark amber with a light nutty-hued head. Nose is pretty earthy with accompanying tones of caramel and gym shorts, and dank rye. Taste has a lot of earthy rye and dank burnt caramel with a light herbal bitterness. Meh.
Ratman197 (10208) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUL 27, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Twisted Pine poured a clear reddish amber with a lasting creamy amber head. Aromas of carmel, rye, orange zest, pink grapefruit and light pine. Palate was medium bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of rye, carmel, grapefruit and light pine with a crisp dry bitter lingering rye finish.
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUN 12, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(Draught) Pours a lightly hazy amber-brown body with a medium cream head. Aroma of caramel, rye, and mustiness. Flavor of grass, caramel, and earthiness with a dry, bitter finish.