drsordr (2060) - Loveland, Ohio, USA - MAR 23, 2016
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft to taster at brew pub pour opaque dark brown with thin tan head. Nose smokey peat, bacon, roasted malt. Taste smoke up front, roasted malt, umami, and light peat. Smokey finish.
nathan30533 (986) - Clifton, Ohio, USA - DEC 13, 2014
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Not really my style but a very unique smokey brown ale. She’s dark, brown, and handsome. Smokey!!!!
fitwitchik (433) - Ohio, USA - AUG 16, 2014
4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Yellow Springs Brewery a dark brown with a tan head.
Aroma is smoked caramel.
Flavor is sweet brown sugar malty with a distinct smoked flavor. No band aid nastiness here. Nailed this puppy. One of the better smoked brews I have had. Won Bronze at GABF 2013.
jstonerock24 (142) - Englewood, Ohio, USA - FEB 9, 2014
3.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours a dark brown. Aroma is very smoky, caramel, and chocolate. Flavor is more reminiscent of a dark beer very smoky and chocolate over power.
3fourths (8962) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - OCT 14, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
GABF 2013. Porter brown body with a caramel colored head. Black malt char, woody soot, beef burnt ends, charcoal, cara malt, minerals, bread. Rich, savory, sticky cola malt, lightly husky, lightly sweet. Honey glazed ham in a brown porter.
jtclockwork (12845) - , New Jersey, USA - OCT 12, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft. Pours dark brown. Nose and taste of smoke, smoked nuts and toasted malt. Medium body.
Tmoney99 (12991) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 9, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft. Poured dark brown with an average light brown frothy head that was mostly lasting with very good lacing. Moderate to heavy smoke and toasted malt aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and flat carbonation. Medium toasted sweet malt and smoke flavor with a medium sweet finish of moderate duration. Complex good beer.