BeerandBlues2 (12841) - Escondido, California, USA - AUG 14, 2011
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap at brewery. Pours clear amber/tawny with a small, fizzy off-white head, short retention with spotty lacing. Aroma is clean lager, smoked and caramel malt, dates, and faint spicy hops. Flavor is smoked and caramel malt, light hop bitterness, clean lager with a sweet to lightly dry finish. Medium body and carbonation, light warmth.