Emeister84 (1891) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JUL 1, 2013
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Aromas of fresh cherries, golden raisins, and floral hops. Clear orange-gold with a fully fading head. Dry and fruity, with a snappy bitterness. Light-medium bodied, good carbonation, and with a floral finish.
Drake (11469) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - JUN 10, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Draft at the brewpub. Pours a clear pinkish yellow color with a thin creamy white head. Fair head retention. Aroma of cherries, spice, pale malts. The taste is big cherry notes, bready notes, spice, mild Noble hops. Medium bodied.