brokensail (12022) - Orange County, California, USA - SEP 17, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours a cloudy golden straw color with a white head. Nose is a touch peppery with a lot of fruity esters of pear, apple, and banana. Some cracker maltiness, a touch of caramel, and some moderate spices, mostly coriander. The taste is fairly similar to the aroma. Plenty of spices, mostly pepper, coriander, and a hint of clove. Sweet fruit esters of pear and banana with some cracker and toffee maltiness to provide the bulk of the sweetness.