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RATINGS: 25   MEAN: 3.73/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 252   ABV: 8.4%
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Creative minds are everywhere at Wicked Weed. This beer is the result of our first employee beer idea contest. Alanna and Holly came up with this idea and helped brew the beer. Brewed to embody every aspect of French Toast, we used maple syrup, cinnamon, vanilla and real French Toast to create a beer suitable for the breakfast or dinner table.


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3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tectactoe (3125) - Michigan, USA - MAR 21, 2014
UPDATED: APR 2, 2014 Growler: Pitch black; creamy head somewhere between khaki & tan that quickly disperses to form a chunky ring around the beer. Aroma is nicely spiced with notes of cinnamon (heaviest), powdered brown sugar, a little roastiness, & some lighter inclusions of vanilla & maple syrup on the back-end. A touch of alcohol heat can be picked up from the nose. Taste is also heaviest on the cinnamon, but it never proves too spicy; backing of moderate maple, roasted malts with a kiss of char, faint booze, & a little bit of vanilla leading into the finish. I actually get some reminders of coffee & nuts in the aftertaste; typical descriptors likely from the malt bill, Iím sure. While I probably wouldnít smell/taste this & immediately think "French Toast", itís still a very nice spiced stout that would go great with a half-stack.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BuckeyeBoy (5264) - Boise, Idaho, USA - MAY 11, 2016
16oz can pours out dark brown almost black topped with a small tan head. nose is cinnamon roast malts chocolate maple syrup sweetness and some vanilla. Taste is more of the maple chocolate cinnamon and roast malts. This was a fun one to try.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rdixon77 (2038) - Georgia, USA - MAY 10, 2016
Thanks dr owl...French toast in a can. Creamy rich. Maple vanilla cinnamon some chocolate. Sweet, but pretty well balanced. Good stuff!

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
77ships (7023) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - MAY 8, 2016
Thank you! Can sampled @ Hopishop #3. Pours black with little mocha head. This is a beer that really needed to warm up, straight from the fridge it was a bit one-note cinnamon. As it warmed up, the cinnamon really started to blend into the rest & it became lovely. Nose is big cinnamon melting into some chocolate sauce, big vanilla & Cinammon toast (not really French). Taste is massive cinnamon when taken from the fridge but as it warms up, the cinnamon blends into the whole, into chocolate syrup, low maple, warming, Cinammon Toast, vanilla, mocha syrup. Cinnamon & chocolate syrup, low maple body. Haha, this is one fun beer. This delivers.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
drowland (7775) - Georgia, USA - MAY 2, 2016
5/1/16. 16oz can thanks to Matt. Thanks, dude! Black pour with a nice tan head. Nice aroma, maple, cinnamon, vanilla - hits the nail on the head. Good flavor, maple and vanilla is nice, the cinnamon has a touch of that mouth-drying aspect but otherwise pretty delish!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
popery (1866) - San Francisco, California, USA - MAR 17, 2016
Black beer with light brown-beige bubbles. Thick and creamy head. The aroma has a big cinnamon and vanilla character. Moderate maple syrup. Pretty good hit of dark chocolate. Sweet caramel background. Taste is light and fairly sweet. Nice mix of caramel and chocolate with a good hit of cinnamon and vanilla on top. Not a ton of maple. Pretty solid flavor, but it doesnít have the deep fudginess and maple character of the better maple stouts. Smooth and somewhat creamy feel. Solid enough.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
wchesser (1807) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAR 16, 2016
Can. Dark black brown with translucent edges. Nose is graham cracker, with vanilla and maple syrup. Taste is bitter roast malt, with light sweetness. Flavors of light cinnamon, graham cracker, dark grade maple syrup, light vanilla. Tasty, great balance.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
drfabulous (6031) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - FEB 1, 2016
16 ounce can thanks to Charlie. Pours black with some maple sweetness, vanilla, and then a good amount of cinnamon. Itís a good take on making French Toast, but not as solid as Milk and Cookies, for me.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Kinz (3696) - Glen Allen, Virginia, USA - JAN 30, 2016
Backlog, on tap at WW. Poured black, slight tan head. Aroma was chocolate, hint of espresso, touch of cinnamon and vanilla. Flavor matches, with a suggestion of maple syrup to boot. Really does feel a bit like French Toast. That aside, it tastes really, really good. Touch boozy, but not over the top.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jbruner (3783) - Marietta, Georgia, USA - JAN 17, 2016
Pours an opaque black on tap with fluffy tan head that dissipates slowly to leave good lace. Aroma of cinnamon, maple, and lactose over dark roasted malts. Taste is roast forward with a sweet cinnamon back end. Booze is low, good carbonation, good dessert beer.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jrob21 (3335) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - DEC 31, 2015
Draft at the source. So good I bought a growler to go. Also, the wife loved it. Super rich with a little bit of maple and cinnamon flavors. Deep and smooth with a little bitter sweet roasty malt. A little cinnamon and vanilla aroma as it warms a bit. Really enjoyable.


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